Sophisticated abodes like a minimalist Antwerp renovation project and a Tribeca loft owned by Naomi Watts stood out among the posts preferred by 1stdibs’ Instagram followers in the month of May. Other highlights included a rustic-chic bedroom in a Connecticut farmhouse, an airy kitchen in a historic sea captain’s home in Sag Harbor and an alfresco dining oasis on a rooftop in Manhattan.
See all of our top 10 Instagram posts below.
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@david_kleinberg of @dkda worked with architect Martin Sosa [Arcologica] to create this bright and airy kitchen in a historic Sea Captain’s house in Sag Harbor, NY. Kleinberg chose English 19th century chairs and designed a custom banquette to surround the table. Photo by Peter Murdock #1stdibsdesign
Eating meals alfresco is one of the great pleasures of warm weather, and a beautifully appointed space heightens the enjoyments. Get inspired by 18 dreamy outdoor dining spaces on #TheStudy, then find everything you need to create your own outdoor oasis- link in bio! Design by @brianjmccarthyinc Photo by Max Kim-Bee
The 20-year-old firm MR Architecture, founded by David Mann, is known for its art-filled residences and seductive retail spaces that combine glamor with comfort. In a recent project, Mann created this shingled Arts & Crafts cottage on Shelter Island, NY. The home’s double-height living room features vintage Edward Wormley wingback chairs and an early-20th-century Indian dhurrie sit under a David Wiseman chandelier. Read more about David Mann [@dm1102] in #IntrospectiveMagazine – link in bio. Photo by Eric Piasecki
Due to popular demand, the @kbshowhouse is extending their visiting days, leaving more time to visit @kenfulk’s Madame’s Magical Menagerie and other stunning rooms. Stop by the 44th Kips Bay Decorator Show House at 125 East 65th Street, now through June 6 2017. Photo by Douglas Friedman #kipsbayshowhouse17
Brooklyn-based architectural metalworker Gabrielle Shelton [@sheltonstudiosinc] recently created an arching, steel-framed wall of glass with a door cut in one side for the Manhattan loft of actors Liev Schreiber and Naomi Watts. New York–based firm @ashe_leandro oversaw the redesign of the apartment, whose entry and stair hall feature a Ralph Lauren Home pendant light and a Harland Miller painting beyond the Shelton wall. Read more Shelton’s custome metal fabrications and design in #IntrospectiveMagazine. Photo by Douglas Friedman, courtesy of @archdigest