Over the weekend Remodelista published a post about the penthouse I designed for Michael Kors and his husband Lance Lepere – with 9 additional pictures of the austere black and white apartment decorated in keeping with Kors’ aesthetic, with iconic pieces by Florence Knoll, Mies van der Rohe, and George Nelson.
“After a day spent obsessing about color, texture, and ornament, what would you want to come home to? For fashion designer Michael Kors, the answer is an apartment that’s “clean, spare, and simple, but the pieces have presence and quality, which is the same approach I take to designing clothes.”
Read the full article.
And a big THANK YOU to Meredith Swinehart and Remodelista for creating this fantastic article!
Your subtle eye and restrained touch have given the classics of modernist furniture and lighting a very beautiful home! Congratulations. Clearly you are the designer’s designer. Mr. Kors and Mr. LePere were fortunate to have you as a collaborator on their project.
Mary, Thank you for your kind and very generous words. I have worked on many projects with Michael over the past 27 years; it has been a wonderful collaboration though which I have learned a great deal. Glenn