Today we bring you some of the best showrooms in New York, the city that is ever design-effervescent! When it comes to interior design and many other areas, the Big Apple is at the vanguard. The city that never sleeps harbours some of the most avant-garde designers and that is why, if you have the chance, you should pay a visit to these incredible showrooms.
This is our Outstanding Interior Designs edition, and these are our Best Showrooms in New York City.
1- ABC Carpet & Home
Back in 1961, Jerome Weinrib opened this space in Broadway as just a carpet store. Nowadays, and with the renovation from his daughter Paulette Cole, the store has six floors of furniture, lighting and accessories.
2 – Aero
With a new location on New York District Centre, this shop has home items hand-selected by (and some designed by) Thomas O’Brien himself. A great store with a connection with one of the best interior designers of the city
3 – Alt for Living
The love for travel and vintage pieces meet in this showroom that is mostly composed of textile rugs, wallpapers, and custom lighting.
4 – BBW Handmade American Furniture
BDDW is a small American furniture company dedicated to the creation of well crafted timeless designs. Tyler Hays, a painter and sculptor, is the company founder and head designer. BDDW is known for their heirloom quality solid wood furniture, traditionally joined, in select domestic hardwoods. Their finishes are all hand-rubbed with natural oils and lacquers. BDDW is a small company that makes its furniture by hand in their Williamsburg Brooklyn studio. The workshop is run by Joshua Vogel, who is trained as an architect, and insists on the finest materials and methods, such as solid domestic hardwoods, traditional joinery and hand-rubbed finishes in natural oils and lacquers.
5 – Bunny Williams Home
Though Treillage, the cherished Upper East Side shop Bunny Williams ran with her husband, John Rosselli, closed in the spring of 2015, store owner is not a thing of the past for Williams. A few months later the AD100 designer opened her first eponymous showroom in the Fine Arts Building, where she displays her various home lines alongside vintage and antique treasures.
6 – Covet NYC
What do the best staging projects have? An amazing design collection? Timeless pieces? Unique interior design? Well, then Covet NYC is one of the best staging projects in the Big Apple. Curated and handpicked by Rincón Design & Development and Covet House, and located in Billionaires’ Row, this staging project presents what there is best about contemporary design, showcasing truly unique design pieces by some of the best luxury brands out there. More than just a model floor, space provides a feast for all senses. Design inspiration and a unique experience for interior design lovers! Covet NYC has what the best showrooms should have, no doubt!
7 – David Sutherland New York
David Sutherland Showroom is one of the best showrooms in New York City. They provide a full-service, multi-line collection of the finest furniture, fabric and accessory manufacturers from around the world! With two locations in NYC alone, they showcase pieces from Perennials, Sutherland, Blackman Cruz, Mattaliano, Michael Fogg, Ochre, Pavoni, Ricci Studio and Ron Dier Design, to mention just a few. Their space is a design inspiration and a great visit for all the interior design lovers.
8 – DDC New York City
DDC NYC (Domus Design Collection) is a luxurious, contemporary furniture shop filled with pieces to swoon over. DDC showcases over a hundred designers, mostly European imports. It is claimed to be a designer’s paradise and one of NYC’s shopping secret.
9 – Flair Home Collection
Flair Home Collection showcases a wide variety of luxury design pieces, both contemporary and vintage. Their curated ambience is a true design inspiration. They select European and North-American design pieces with a vintage flair and combine them with their own unique and timeless creations. Flair offers an incredible collection of lamps, furniture, home accessories and gifts inspired by Italian craftsmanship and contemporary design. A fest for design lovers! That is why we believe they are one of the best showrooms in New York City.
10 – Goyard
A slew of wildly coloured trunks appeared on the Upper East Side as French luggage brand Goyard set up its first New York shop in a stately townhouse on East 63rd Street that once housed Charlotte Moss’s beloved boutique. With parquet floors, brass-trimmed mahogany and glass cabinets, and archival Braquenié carpeting, the space maintain the feel of Goyard’s original 19th-century shop in Paris.