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Meet the 2022 AD100

Welcome to this year’s AD100 — the definitive list of the top design, decor and architecture talent creating today

Inside Christian Siriano’s New SoHo Atelier

The multi-hyphenate designer describes the showroom as, “Someone’s really cool apartment that just happens to have couture everywhere”

5 Reasons the Affirmation Tower Is New York's Most Exciting Real Estate Project 

For starters, it’s designed, developed, and funded by a prominent all-Black team

AD It Yourself

My First Time Building Furniture Would Be a Vintage IKEA Dresser

This rare VAJER was worth the hassle of putting it back together

How to Clean Out a Dryer Vent in 7 Simple Steps

Learn what it takes to clean out a dryer vent and make your home safer

Inside Orlando Soria’s Holiday-Decorated Cabin in California

Prepare to be inspired by the designer’s multiple Christmas trees, vintage ornaments, and more

Why You Should Treat Yourself to These Kitchen Upgrades This Season

Use the holidays as an excuse to redo your lighting, replace your appliances, and more

Inside the Dashing Los Angeles Pad of Tinder Cofounder Sean Rad and his Wife Lizzie Grover Rad 

AD100 designer Jane Hallworth leads a master class in the marriage of substance and style

News & Views

Step Inside the World's Most Unusual Crypto-Mining Computer Farms 

From a former aluminum plant to an abandoned factory, bitcoin mines are popping up in the most unexpected places

Five Reasons Why the Newly Renovated Boulevard Is San Francisco’s Most Stylish Restaurant

Fresh interiors by AD100 talent Ken Fulk elevate this storied waterfront eatery to truly legendary status

Celebrity Real Estate

Rupert Murdoch Buys the Koch Family’s $200 Million Montana Ranch

The sale broke a Montana record

Celebrity Real Estate

Leonardo DiCaprio Drops $9.9 Million On Renovated 1930s Beverly Hills Home

The actor recently sold his longtime Malibu property for $10.3 million

Celebrity Real Estate

Bethenny Frankel Asks $7 Million For Sleek Soho Loft 

The TV personality bought the pad in 2017 for $4.2 million and gave it a major overhaul

Celebrity Real Estate

Inside the $23.355 Million Succession Penthouse

The luxe home of Kendall Roy’s ex-wife sits atop the Woolworth Building

Color and Charm Define The Hamptons Family Home Crafted by AD100 Designer Rayman Boozer

“People who don’t get color don’t get me,” Boozer tells AD

Celebrity Real Estate

A-Rod Sells Lakeside Miami Home for $6.3 Million Less Than a Year After Purchase

Alex Rodriguez listed the house within weeks of buying it

Art + Auction

New York Billionaire Gives Up $70 Million in Stolen Artifacts

It’s the result of a lengthy investigation into the collecting practices of Michael Steinhardt

Magazine

Discover the Story Behind Joe Colombo's Beloved Elda Chair

The iconic fiberglass space-age creation is a favorite among designers

Architecture

Tour the World’s Most Beautifully Designed New Kindergarten

The stunning, 137,000-square-foot kindergarten in Huzhou, China, was inspired by Antoni Gaudí

Set Design

Being the Ricardos Shows Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s Stylish Off-Screen Life

The I Love Lucy apartment set is just the beginning of the couple’s world in the new Aaron Sorkin biopic starring Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem

Just in Time for the Holidays, 6 Companies Jumping on the NFT Boom 

With massive shipping delays, the recently flourishing digital art movement is the way to go for seasonal gifts

Celebrity Real Estate

Basketball Star Kemba Walker Sells Massachusetts Mansion

The sale comes five months after he departed the Boston Celtics for the New York Knicks

Celebrity Real Estate

Julia Child’s Washington, D.C. Home Is Listed for $3.5 Million

The chef created some of her iconic recipes in this kitchen

Step Inside Kelly Wearstler’s Downtown L.A. Proper Hotel, a Lush Oasis Filled With Surprises

Book the suite inside the half basketball court or the one with the indoor swimming pool

Having a Moment

The Moody Black Bathroom Is In—And We’re Here for It

Designers are leaning into dark hues—and luxurious finishes—in the lavatory

Pro Visits

Step Inside Sean Anderson’s Memphis Studio, Where Black Interiors Inspire Creativity

The designer has one secret to keeping the antiques-filled studio in order

Project

Hästens Installs a Huge, Round Bed in an Iconic Modern House 

The Doolittle House, located in California’s Joshua Tree, is a perfect setting for the high-end mattress

Reno Diary

Chef Yotam Ottolenghi’s London Test Kitchen Is Pure Joy

It’s the second iteration of his culinary office

Exhibition

Walt Disney’s Secret Inspiration? French Decorative Arts

The Metropolitan Museum of Art readies for an exhibition on this lesser-known story

The Grand Tour

The After-Party Is at Alvin Wayne’s Fun-Loving Long Island City Apartment

His one-bedroom hideaway is the perfect last stop before calling it a night

Need to Know

These Will Be the Top Design Trends of 2022, Experts Say

The forecasts are in—from indoor trees to earthy, curving designs, here’s what to expect for the year ahead

Clever's 2022 Trend Forecast

These Are the Houseplants of the Year for 2022, According to 4 Experts 

Expect to see these green babies sprouting up across your IG feed next year

Trends

Pantone Names Very Peri As Its 2022 Color of the Year

In a time of unprecedented transition, the color giant devised a new fusion of blue and violet red to highlight the collapsing boundaries between our physical and digital worlds

Fair

Top Moments You May Have Missed From Design Weeks Across the Country This Year

The notable happenings from this year’s regional design fairs, from San Francisco to Miami

Project

New York’s Newest Hotspot Is... the Hockey Arena?

The clubby venues at UBS Arena suggest that even during sports games, customers are seeking high levels of hospitality and access

Inside a Modern Family Oasis Crafted by AD100 Designer Darryl Carter

Carter designed a serene interior for a mother and two daughters in Washington DC

Set Design

Inside the Houses of House of Gucci

AD takes a deeper look at the Italian architecture and furniture in the film

Celebrity Real Estate

Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton Sells Tribeca Pad for $49.5 Million

The NYC building has also been home to The Weeknd, Harry Styles, and Meg Ryan