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Friday, November 18, 2011

Holiday House NYC - Designer Showhouse Opening Night -Fashion Week goes Indoors - Inson Wood


Holiday House NYC 2011 - 2 E. 63rd Street
    Holiday House NYC has drawn huge crowds with its dramatic rooms by 20 top interior designers in New York City.  NBC's Jane Hansen and Sara Gore came to interview several designers this year.  One outstanding room was Chinese New Year by Inson  Dubois Wood mixing a host of styles including museum quality Paris 1930's Ruhlmann furniture, Louis XVI window treatments and Wall Paper and modern pieces by Herve Van Der Straeten. Among the art pieces selected Museum of Modern Art caliber pieces by Jeff Koons and Larry Zox.



NBC's Jane Hansen Interviewing Inson Wood anbout his room. The Chinese New Year inspired room borrows more from Ultra-chic Paris than China.  A blue crystal table supports modernist cubes by Zimmerman while a patient Jeff Koons puppy looks on.  
Discussing the beauty AND FEEL of a 100 percent silk Sultanabad with NBC's Jane Hanson
Holiday House NYC at 2 E.63rd has become one of the premier Decorator Showhouses in New York City.

New Yorks Hottest Designer Showhouse - For those of you who missed the opening night of my designer showhouse ( or wish to go back for more wine tasting ), Holiday House NYC, at Leonard Blavatnik’s 75’ wide Beaux Arts Mansion at 2. E 63rd Street. It will be open 7 days a week until December10th from 11am -5pm  and late til 8pm on Tues and Thurs.

TV Interviews with Jane Hansen was featured on NBC News LXTV. Full video here: https://rcpt.yousendit.com/1288694840/6ea81e5cb18801468255015964aeed29

Maurice DuBois of CBS, Sara Gore of NBC, and Deb Feyerick of CNN were there as well.
Inson Wood explains the latest trends in design toTori  Mellott, from Editor - at -large
Michael Wagner CEO of Charles Paris and Inson Wood
Inson Wood and Elba Galvan
With Founder and CEO of Holiday House NYC, Iris Dankner
Inson Wood used a 20' wide Pure silk Sultanabad rug from Persia to set the stage for exquisite red laquer walls. 

CNN Correspondent Deb Feyerick and Inson Wood


 CEO of  Susan G. Komen for the Cure NY Chapter , Dara Richardson - Heron,MD

  Designer Dakota Jackson and Inson Wood

Lladro porcelain pieces sit upon museum quality Ruhlmann dining table. To contrast the Beaux Arts panelling,  Inaon Dubois Wood used an 8' tall Larry Zox painting which looms over  a console and cabinet both by Ruhlmann - courtesy of Pollaro. 


Inson Dubois Wood created  Dramatic Pelmets with custom silk trim and tassels by Christopher Hyland to envoke the feeling of lanterns. Scalamandre provided the Chinoiserie silk and Damask. Chandelier is by Herve Van der Straeten courtesy of Maison Gerard.


A Crystal Coffee table and12'ft long modernist sofa by Moura Starr set the stage for a painting by Ron Erlich. Inson Wood procured both of these pieces from Stephen Haller Gallery. On the right a painting by Michael Dickey.




Inson Wood proves Parisian fashion styles are still in vogue with lighting by Maison Charles and Silk Velvet fabrics.

Photos by Sophie Elgort