Written by Alexandra Salome on behalf of Rooms by Zoya B
Situated in a luxurious historic estate surrounded by the prosperous town of Scarsdale, the 2013 Designer Showhouse of Westchester is a hub for a number of talented design innovators. The Showhouse itself is running from May 1st to June 9th, with the following hours: Tuesday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturday 10:00 – 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Below is a selection of photographs from the Showhouse and details regarding the associated designers.
Since their founding in 2003, the Mendelson Group has steadily held true to their eclectic mission statement. Combining both interior architecture and décor, they aim to develop enduring yet enthusiastic spaces to fit the needs of any client.
Following a departure from the Fashion Industry in 1999, Ken Gemes established an aesthetically minimalistic approach that grew with the resurgence of the modern family. With functionality at the forefront, Gemes is highly known for his seamless manipulation of subdued colors to express the hospitable nature of a genuine home.
With remembrance of her southern youth, Carey Karlan of Last Detail Interior Design is always willing to translate the desires of her clients into beautiful interiors. Her adaptable design principles have only expanded with every new Showhouse participation.
Emphasizing an air of sophistication, Karen Houghton Interiors has been in circulation since 1986. Their primary goal when working with clients is the incorporation of the practical and personable to fit any patron’s wishes.
Debra Gottlieb of Finelines Interiors has proven with her compositions that compromise is not always necessary. Her prominent attention to detail and substantial resources, coupled with great conceptual versatility is reflective of an engaging vision that is appropriate for any home.
Lillian August represents over 25 years of design expertise. Her passionate projects incorporate both her experiences and her inventive nature as she presents a new interpretation of classic interiors.
Beginning in 2001, Elissa Grayer has administered residential designs across the east coast with elegance and distinction. She believes that the education of a designer’s clients is highly beneficial to the constructive process overall.
To be continued…
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