Posts by Michelle Konstantinovsky

1. Who is your biggest role modelEero Saarinen for his biomorphism, curves and refinement.2. Which movie or play do you wish you could have designed the set for?Auntie Mame, the 1958 movie with Rosalind Russell, which shows time passing through the interior design of a single space.

1. Who is your biggest role model?Windsor Smith not only because she has impeccable style, but because she's a genuinely down to earth woman and wants to see other designers succeed.

If you spend all day dreaming of your cozy organic cotton sheets, you have one company to thank: Coyuchi.

1. Who is your biggest role model?Michael Bedner initiated HBA in 1965 with creator Howard Hirsh and now the firm has well over 1,500 employees and 22 offices worldwide.

1. Who is your biggest role model?My mormor [Swedish for "grandmother"] was chic, funny, kind and had an amazing knack for effortless style in every facet of her life. She was able to create spaces that were worldly, inviting and fresh.

Who is your biggest role model?So tough for me to pick just one! In so many lights of life: both my parents.Which movie or play do you wish you could have designed the set for? ABC’s "Once Upon a Time." What is the best way to gauge a client’s personality before starting a project?

1. Who is your biggest role model? My mom.2. Which movie or play do you wish you could have designed the set for? The Great Gatsby. 3. What is the best way to gauge a client’s personality before starting a project?

1. Who is your biggest role model?
A family friend, Nick, who helped raise me. 
2. Which movie or play do you wish you could have designed the set for? 
Any James Bond movie. 
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1. Who is your biggest role model?SQ: By nature I’m inclined to operate in a bubble but I have always admired people who excel in multiple disciplines. Sir Joseph Paxton who was an architect, a landscape designer, plant propagator, inventor, manufacturing innovator and more is way up on my list.

It’s safe to say that any event drawing the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Rashida Jones, and Patricia Arquette is by all accounts a successful soiree.

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