11 Design Experts Share the Stories Behind Their Cherished Objects

published 26.09.2020 10:35


Photo by BRITT SMITH PHOTOGRAPHY If you ever want to know what interior designer and shop owner Whitney Jones is thinking, take a peek at the modeling hand that sits in the hallway of her New Orleans, LA home.

Photo by NASOZI KAKEMBO The Maryland home of xN Studio founder and CEO Nasozi Kakembo features a linocut her aunt made in 1984.

Photo by MINETTA ARCHER Interior designer Minetta Archer loves how this frenetic artwork in her Harlem, NY home embodies the buzz of the city, but its origin story is what makes it truly significant.

Photo by MARK TRELA PHOTOGRAPHY The term “gallery wall” takes on a new meaning in the Chicago, IL home of interior designer Jessica Blue.

Photo by MICHELLE MARTEL The musical artwork overlooking the living room in interior designer Michelle Martel and her husband’s Montréal, Canada home has been with the couple since they first met 28 years ago, so naturally, it’s quite special to the pair.