Elle Décor (USA)
TRUTH IN DECORATING
DESIGNERS COURTNEY M c LEOD AND KRSNAA MEHTA COZY UP TO VELVET, THE SEASON’S MOST SUMPTUOUS FABRIC.
Designers Courtney McLeod and Krsnaa Mehta cozy up to the season’s most sumptuous velvet furniture
1 CHUBBY OTTOMAN BY MODSHOP
This gives off that ’80s modernist vibe with its bright pop of color.
COURTNEY McLEOD: I’d use it in a small space as a multifunctional accent piece. 21• dia. X 21• h.; $295. 1stdibs.com
2 MAH JONG BED BY ROCHE BOBOIS
CM: I like the mix of fabrics. It would look great in a downtown loft. KM: This would be the ideal thing for that cozy feeling in a contemporary bedroom. 90.5• w. X 97• d. X 40• h.; from $6,565. roche-bobois.com
3 ROWAN CHAIR BY INTERIOR DEFINE
KM: I love the practicality and the way in which this would make its presence felt in any home.
CM: This is perfect in a pair for a starter apartment. I’m fond of the open arms. 28• w. X 31• d. X 33• h.; $995. interiordefine.com
4 LILAC GEOMETRIC STRIPE POUF BY LORENZA BOZZOLI
CM: A cheeky piece tailor-made for a playfully glamorous interior. Not for the faint of heart! KM: Such interesting colors. It would work well in a white space. 51• w. X 16• d. X 18• h.; $4,395. artemest.com
5 BLANCHE BERGÈRE BY LUCA NICHETTO
KM: I want to pair this with my ottoman and make it a comfortable work-from-home station. CM: This chair is amazing. The fabric can take on so many personalities. 32.5• w. X 33.5• d. X 48.5• h.; from $5,820. thefutureperfect.com
“A perfect execution of asymmetry, the Moving Mountains chaise is an all-time favorite.” courtney mcleod
6 VERSO SCREEN BY PIERRE FREY
KM: This screen is the best combination of decorative and functional.
CM: I love the modern reinterpretation of early-20th-century Viennese design. 59• w. X 2• d. X 65• h.; $11,944. pierrefrey.com
7 IMAN CHAISE BY MIMINAT DESIGNS
KM: A great piece to be placed in front of full-length windows with a sunset view. CM: This is definitely that showstopper for a modern interior—the base is beautiful. 24.5• w. X 67.5• d. X 40.5• h.; $8,430. miminat.com
8 ALEXANDER SOFA BY HICKORY CHAIR
CM: Be still my heart! In pink, the new traditional sofa is perfection. KM: The clean design and bright color is ideal for brainstorming in a home office. 88• w. X 37.5• d. X 34• h.; from $6,000. hickorychair.com
9 CHAISE LOUNGER BY MOVING MOUNTAINS
KM: This chaise lulls one into a feeling of calm. CM: An excellent example of how simple lines and proportions combine to create a statement. 80• w. X 38• d. X 25• h.; price upon request. mvngmtns.com
10 SEGMENT ARMCHAIR BY TRNK COLLECTION
CM: It’s intriguing how different this chair looks from every angle. KM: This is one refined piece of furniture. I especially love the gaps between the planes. 26• w. X 26• d. X 28• h.; $2,495. trnk-nyc.com