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Calling all Karl Springer fans: NY-based gallery @toddmerrillstudio is reissuing several of the designer’s iconic furnishings. Merrill worked with Mark Eckman who has owned the Karl Springer trademark since 1994 to pull out Springer's original models and call up many of the vetted craftspeople who had served Springer's meticulous tastes (this is a man who had his closets lined in lacquered bird's-eye maple!). Get a look at the made-to-order offerings through the #linkinbio #ADPro Text by _h_mart_

“I love visuals, but visuals are nothing more than what special effects are in a ­movie,” says @ianschrager. “Design, though, is an ethos. It’s all about the mix—these disparate elements coming together to create excitement.” This was just as evident in Schrager’s iconic Studio 54 club 40 years ago as it is today in his latest ­venture, @publichotels, a ­367-room hotel on NYC’s Lower East Side. At the Public, pictured here, the mix is one of raw materiality ­tempered by refinement and comfort, what Schrager calls “tough lux.” Read more about the upcoming book “Studio 54” (@rizzolibooks) by Schrager, commemorating the 40th anniversary of the hot spot to end all hot spots through the #linkinbio Photo by @nikolaskoenig; text by Mark Rozzo

Returned to its period-1900 grace by George Switzer, of @swisloc Architecture, @coach president and CEO Joshua Schulman and @jgconley3’s house is a place where past meets present in perfect harmony. That includes the owners’ individual tastes when it comes to design pieces and contemporary art, which are melded so expertly that it’s difficult to determine where one begins and the other ends. In the breakfast area, a Florian Schultz ceiling fixture hangs over a Pierre Chapo table and chairs while paintings by Joanne Fleming adorn the walls. Take the full home tour through the #linkinbio Photo by @stephenkentjohnson; text by @adaesthete; styled by @michaelreynoldsnyc

Supermodel Kate Moss’s design sense extends well beyond the wardrobe: She recently collaborated with @degournay to create a wallpaper pattern that now adorns her London home. The result of an intimate design process, “Anemones in Light” depicts cascading blooms overlapping shards of solar radiance, and will become part of @degournay’s permanent collection. Get a closer look through the #linkinbio Photo by @nikolaivonbismark; text by @janekeltnerdev

A one-time art student turned avid collector, @designmiami founder Craig Robins is effusive when talking about the ­inestimable art collection in his home. “I don’t care how much it costs or what people say it’s worth,” he says. “You can’t do better or have anything more important than art like this.” Laz, the family’s Boxer, poses in the living room, where artworks by (from left) Zaha Hadid, John Currin, and John Baldessari line the walls. Pierre Paulin’s Mushroom chair in a @hollandandsherryinteriors wool, a bespoke sofa in a @hollyhuntdesign fabric, and a trio of concrete pieces by Max Lamb surround a limited-edition @ronanerwanbouroullec cocktail table. The hand-knotted alpaca rug is by @doris_leslie_blau. Get a look at the rest of his world-famous collection through the #linkinbio Photo by @kris_tamburello; text by @horacio_silva

For their own retreat on the island of Corsica, design duo @studio_ko enlisted local craftsmen to help update a 19th-century house, applying plaster unevenly over the old stone. Neither architect recoils at the word minimalism, but theirs is a shaggy version shaped by hands—not a means toward steely perfection. “It’s not about erasing the human touch, but highlighting it,” says Karl Fournier. “Imperfection is part of the process. It’s our ­language, but you can only recognize it if you can feel it.” Get to know @studio_ko and the process behind their designs for the highly anticipated Musée Yves Saint Laurent through the #linkinbio Photo by @francoishalard; text by Joshua Levine

It is not a stretch to say that a whole gallery's worth of art is on display in @costafrancisco and @johndestefano’s Manhattan apartment. Even in the breakfast nook, a 10-part series by @jeffkoons hangs above the sun-drenched seating area. But it's all in keeping with the pared-back, effortless style that Costa has come to be known for as the longtime women's creative director at @calvinklein. "That’s what I love about the work, and the whole apartment," he raves. "When you custom-design something, it can become quite polished and soul-less almost—but here there's a little human touch to everything." Get a look at the rest of the home through the #linkinbio Photo by @collinhughes; text by @mandasims

Designer @charlottehlucas’s favorite paint color is @benjaminmoore’s “River Blue” because of its complex undertones. “By day, its electric blue tones shines and by night, it becomes more mysterious and rich,” she tells us. “I like to pair bold wallpapers with bold paint colors. In my opinion, this room would have fallen flat if there was not a daring color selection to complement the graphic @kellywearstler ‘Channels’ wallpaper.” See the other top designers’ favorite paint colors through the #linkinbio Photo by @chrisedwardsphoto

For @ianschrager, excitement and design have always gone hand in hand. Take Studio 54, for example. It didn’t just naturally sprout from the Manhattan schist: It was ­conceived, from the silver banquettes to the notorious velvet rope, with Schrager riding herd on a team that included interior designer Ron Doud and architect @scottbromley. Among the specifications on Schrager’s punch list: “Separate coat check for furs...Crazy, luxurious & clean bathrooms...No DECO.” For his own home on Bond Street, pictured here, he enlisted a team that understands this design philosophy completely: @herzogdemeuron developed the building, and Christian Liaigre and @johnpawson designed the interiors. Discover how even after 40 years, Studio 54 is still influencing Schrager’s latest projects like NYC’s @publichotels and 160 Hudson, through the #linkinbio Photo by @mark_seelen_photography; text by Mark Rozzo

Bouncing around light and reflecting the image of your face isn't all a mirror can do. It can also impart personality, strike a deliberate tone. And we haven't seen many that do the latter so bewitchingly as this copper mirror wall in a bathroom by @normarchitects, which warms up the room with its patinaed luster in a pretty remarkable way. See more of our favorite mirror alternatives for a warmer reflective wall in a small space through the #linkinbio Photo courtesy of @normarchitects; text by @mandasims

For a Manhattan family’s second home in the Hamptons, “relaxed luxury” was the name of the design game, according to designer Jessica Kamel of @ronenlev_ "We wanted to create a sense of casual, sophisticated softness, while also speaking the local vernacular.” Natural materials from the Hamptons abound, especially cedar, and the interiors are awash in neutral tones with the exception of one color: blue. The hue is a favorite of her clients, and, of course, happens to reflect the shades of the sky and ocean. Take the full house tour through the #linkinbio Photo by @nicole_franzen; text by @lmmather

At landscape designer Paolo Pejrones’s own Arcadian retreat in Piedmont, irrigation tanks masquerade as reflecting pools amongst the property’s garden which features wild strawberries, boxwood hedges and banana plants. Get to know the legendary designer who, at 76-years-old, has no plans to slow down through the #linkinbio Photo by @dariofusarogardenphotography; text by @samedford

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