Boca do Lobo shows you today how the living rooms of some of the best interior designers look like. Curiously, sometimes a designer is their own toughest client. Their personal space works as a laboratory for their creativity, free from any homeowner preferences or restrictions. We´ve collected some contemporary living rooms designs that top designer have created for themselves and their families. Take a look!
Nate Berkus´Living Room
At the Manhattan home of designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent, the living room’s 1960s American club chairs are upholstered in an Edelman suede, the mirror and woven chair are midcentury French, the marble mantel and pair of lamps are 19th century, and the kilim is from ABC Carpet & Home.
Vicente Wolf and Matthew Yee Living Room
At the Long Island home of designers Vicente Wolf and Matthew Yee, framed photographs from Wolf’s collection, line the shelves above the living room’s sectional sofa, which is upholstered in a Janus et Cie fabric.
Allegra Hicks Living Room Design
The heart of designer Allegra Hicks’s apartment in Naples, Italy, is a long, high-ceilinged room divided into living and dining areas. The designer also created the Roman-shade fabric, the cut velvet on the wood-framed Jindrich Halabala armchairs, and the butterfly-specimen table at right; an 18th-century Venetian mirror surmounts the mantel.
Timothy Corrigan Living Room
What appears to be a gilt-framed mirror in Timothy Corrigan’s Paris apartment is actually a window aligned with two mirrors, one in the living room and one in the dining room beyond. Corrigan highlighted the ingenious hall-of-mirrors illusion by installing matching Napoléon III chandeliers in the two rooms.
Alexa Hampton’s New York City Apartment
In the family room of Alexa Hampton’s New York City apartment, a wall painted a Farrow & Ball blue displays images of architectural elements.
Celerie Kemble’s Dominican Republic Retreat
The slipper chairs in the living room of Celerie Kemble’s Dominican Republic retreat are from the designer’s line for Henredon.
Jamie Drake Living Room
In the sitting area of his New York City living room, Jamie Drake mixes distinct elements such as a 1950s lacquer low chair and gold-leafed floor lamps by the Alpha Workshops.
Abigail Turin Living Room Design
B&B Italia sofas are grouped with Cappellini tables in the living room of Abigail Turin’s California dream home.
Sara Story Living Room Design
A painting by Andro Wekua hangs between the windows in the living/dining room at Sara Story’s family compound in Texas.
Lucien Rees-Roberts Living Room Design
White-oak paneling lines the New York City living room of architect Steven Harris and designer Lucien Rees-Roberts.
A vintage sofa from Alan Moss, upholstered in a Christopher Hyland fabric, anchors the Hamptons Bays home of Muriel Brandolini.
Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman
In the living room at the Mexico retreat of Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman, pine beams highlight the ceiling, and the French doors feature curtains of a Duralee velvet trimmed with an ikat by Kravet.
Ray Booth Living Room Design
Twin French Art Deco zebrawood side tables are joined by Art Deco armchairs covered in a Rogers & Goffigon fabric in the East Hampton residence of David Kleinberg.