livingExclusive Inspiration: New York Living

o. 16 – April, 2012

New York Living

livingExclusive heads to New York’s Midtown Manhattan to check out this stylish apartment by Kristen Rivoli Interiors.

This heritage apartment has been cleverly renovated for a young family to create multi-functioning spaces that combine the iconic style of mid-century modern design and precious family heirlooms.

Shop the story to add a little Midtown Manhattan to your home!

written by Camilla Wagstaff

    Manhattan 1 apartment-living-windows-piano © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    Luxe living meets modern design in this beautiful Midtown apartment. A glass exterior wall floods the interior with light and provides a window to the city that never sleeps.

    Manhattan 2 apartment-living-room © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    A floor to ceiling bookcase in the living room creates both storage and display for the young family. The space is softened with a plush camel carpet and funky zebra print chairs.

    Manhattan 3 apartment-screen-deep-couch © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    A wood panel screen is used to define the living space within the open plan communal areas, creating a sense of multi-functionality. A deep, comfortable couch accommodates the whole family.

    Manhattan 4 apartment-dining-antique-new © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    Modern furniture design blends seamlessly together with antique feature pieces to create a sense of eclectic elegance.

    Manhattan 5 apartment-dining-artwork © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    This dark wood, antique dining table is freshened up with a bright green booth chair and geometric light fitting.

    Manhattan 6 apartment-hallway-colour © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    In the hallway, bursts of colour contrast against the neutral canvas, creating easy flow between living and bedroom spaces.

    Manhattan 7 apartment-office-blue-feature-wall © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    A bright blue feature wall works to define this office space in the bedroom.

    Manhattan 8 apartment-second-bed © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    The second bedroom is simple, with areas for both sleeping and resting. A plush sheepskin carpet finishes off the clean, modern look.

    Manhattan 9 apartment-main-bed-feature-light © Kristen Rivoli Interiors

    Soft blue tones in the main bedroom create a calm, easy to sleep in feel, while a paper lantern feature lamp reminds us of our sweetest dreams.

    Shop the story is available for a limited time only. Have a look at our current story for more inspiration.