Hi Fabulistas, It’s the end of the first week of March and what a week it has been! This past Tuesday, Housing Works Design on a Dime co-chairs George Oliphant, James Huniford, Nicole Gibbons and ELLE DECOR Editor-in-Chief Michael Boodro helped kick off the 2016 Design on a Dime benefit at Desiron in the … Continued
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Fabulistas, At last night’s insightful event moderated by Charles Pavarini III at CF Modern, I looked around the room and was inspired by the energy and creativity at the NYDC! Honored to have been on a panel of designers as fascinated by design as myself, I was thrilled to share ideas with my fellow panelists … Continued
Fabulistas, Showhouses are the galas of the design world. To be able to be a part of them is both an honor and the project of a lifetime! As part of the Live on 5 celebration at 200 Lex hosted by all of the fifth floor showrooms, today at 6:00pm Charles Pavarini III will be leading … Continued
Fabulistas, Check out a couple photos from the ASID President’s Forum!
Check out the photos from the ASID 2015 Holiday Party at Newel Antiques!
Fabulistas, Tis the season…for fireplaces! Catch my quote in The Wall Street Journal Off Duty section tomorrow, and online now! Check it out here: http://www.wsj.com/articles/one-fire-please-hold-the-soot-1449170833
Fabulistas, How much fun did we have at ASID night at Holiday House NYC? A LOT! Check out the photos below, with Rio Hamilton, Drew McGukin, James Rixner and Darrin Varden.
Fabulistas, Join me at Theodore Alexander for a Holiday Gathering on December 3rd, and learn about all things upholstery! To RSVP, see info on flyer…
Nov. 30th from 5-8pm ET will be a special day for ASID NY Metro….it’s ASID night at Holiday House NYC! I will be moderating a panel of ASID designers Drew McGukin, James Rixner and Darrin Varden. Discounted tickets are available…don’t miss it!
Fabulistas, A great time was had by all at the 40 years of ASID celebrates 50 years of the D&D event! Check out the photos below!
Hi Fabulistas, I’m on the advisory committee for a spectacular event…The Holiday House NYC! Join me for the Gala Opening on Tuesday, November 10 for a sneak peek at this year’s extraordinary designs before we open to the public! Proceeds benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Get your ticket here: http://www.holidayhousenyc.com/buy-tickets/
Hi Fabulistas, Just wanted to share some photos with you from the 2015 Stars of Design & Stars on the Rise at the D&D building! It was truly a fabulous occasion!
Fabulistas, The time has come… the Robert Allen Dwell with Dignity Auction is ready to go live with the chair and sofa auction today at 12:00 Noon EST / 9:00 AM PST. Here’s the link… http://www.robertallendesign.com/custom-made-easy-designer-series There are bid now buttons by each piece (my black and white chair is top row center in the above … Continued
Fabulistas, I attended Bilotta Art of the Table, and boy, were there some decadent tables – the most amazing table settings I’ve ever seen! Check out the pics below!
Fabulistas, Needless to say, I had a BLAST at High Point Market! Here are some highlights…
Fabulistas, I attended a fun, star studded event recently. It was the Friends of Hudson River Park 2015 Gala, honoring Martha Stewart! I had to share some pics with you…check them out below!
Fabulistas, It’s almost time for High Point Market, which means it’s almost time to talk DESIGN trends from coast to coast! On October 17th at the Antique & Design Center I’ll be joined by designers Jeanne Chung, Jennifer Mehditash, and Paloma Contreras, who represent firms throughout the country. We’ll discuss our latest projects and inspirations, as well … Continued
Fabulistas, I’m over the moon… Five of Vispring’s favorite designers were invited to create bedside table vignettes in their showroom inspired by their favorite bedtime story… And I’m one of them! 🙂 For the upcoming High Point Market in High Point, North Carolina, I’ll be creating a vignette for Vispring…and, it features a nightstand from … Continued
Fabulistas, It’s an #HPMKT hostile takeover…on Instagram!?! Just kidding! 🙂 In honor of High Point Market‘s Fall Market, I’ll be taking over their Instagram account on October 20th! I’ll be sharing my style, so you definitely don’t want to miss it! Make sure you’re following me on Instagram (@robinbarondesign), as well as High Point Market (@Highpointmarket)!
Fabulistas, I recently attended the Kips Bay Boathouse Bash! And boy, was it an all out BASH…fantastic band, great dancing! We all, literally, danced the night away. It was a fantastic evening!! FYI, the Kips Bay Boathouse Bash (formerly the Kips Bay Cruise) is a spectacular event that brings together celebrated interior designers, leaders in the industry, and philanthropists … Continued
Fabulistas, An exciting event is on the horizon…on October 1st I’ll be officially installed as President of ASID NY Metro! Join me to help me celebrate! More info can be found on the flyer below. RSVP here: http://bit.ly/1VjvOPw
Fabulistas, What a night! Our panel (featuring myself, Corey Damen Jenkins, Jamie Drake & Alan Tanksley), sponsored by Traditional Home, was a HIT! It was held at Theodore Alexander, and HUNDREDS of people attended! Good times! Check out photos from the event below…
Fabulistas, Will you be in Long Island on October 8th? If so (or if you can get there!) you don’t want to miss the “A Taste of Project Design” benefit gala at the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island! You’ll have an opportunity to meet Nate Berkus of NBC’s Dream Builders, and Candice Olson of HGTV’s … Continued
Fabulistas, So I mentioned a few days ago that I couldn’t wait to share a BIG reveal with you… …drumroll please… …and here it is! Here’s the chair I designed for Robert Allen Design for their Fall Furniture Launch! I spiced up this classic chair by combining a black and white graphic pattern with a deep grey texture and accented … Continued
Hey Fabulistas! We celebrate gay marriage here at #RBD!!! #gloria #oreo #robinbarondesign #gaymarriage #equalrights http://roygbiv.jezebel.com/internet-absolutely-losing-its-shit-over-scotus-gay-mar-1714178543
Fabulistas, I attended the wonderful wrap party for DOAD (held at the showrooms of Lefroy Brooks and Michael Aram!) to thank all the designers and vendors for their involvement and support. Check out the photos below, featuring Jessica Sophia Wong, Julie Schuster, Mel Alvarez, George Oliphant, Patrick Hamilton, Corey Damen Jenkins and my awesome team!
Fabulistas, I was honored to be able to attend a wonderful event with Gary Sinise at the Benjamin Moore Showroom. Benjamin Moore and its Giving Moore Foundation have just partnered with the Gary Sinise Foundation to support the R.I.S.E. program that builds custom Smart Homes for severely wounded veterans. The homes are customized to ease the … Continued
Coming soon…my appearance on Open House! Stay tuned for details on date/time, fabulistas! #OpenHousetv www.openhousetv.com
Those of you who planned to watch me on MDLNY tonight, I won’t be on this episode. Thanks SO MUCH for your support! Stay tuned for more details about when you can catch me on the show! #MDLNY #TeamBarhant
Fabulistas, this year’s Kips Bay Showhouse is gorgeous through and through! All of it is so spectacular, but if I had to pick one favorite, it would be the space dubbed, “Midnight Manhattan”, designed by my colleague, Charles Pavarini, III. The three rooms (a living area, bar and bathroom) are a sophisticated juxtaposition of vintage and modern – one … Continued
hFabulistas, if you missed the “Building Your Brand with ASID” on May 11th at Samuel & Sons, you missed a stellar event! Myself (I moderated), Arlene Angard, Drew McGukin and James Rixner shared some hard-won lessons about how professionals in the design/build industry can put their ASID membership to work for them to build their … Continued
Please join me this Thursday, May 14th @ 11:00am in the de Le Cuona showroom where I will be on a panel with Alan Tanksley and Allen Frechter speaking about “How to Bring Your Business to the Next Level“. To RSVP, please call: 212-702-0800
As the President-Elect of the ASID NY Metro Chapter, I know just how important it is to make sure you’re getting the most out of your membership. That’s why I’m so enthused about the panel discussion I’m participating in with @drewmcgukin, @jamesrixner and @arleneangard on May 11, 2015 in the @samuelandsons showroom. “Building Your Brand … Continued
Fabulistas, not only have I been nose-to-the-grindstone busy with my third-year participation in Housing Works’ Design on the Dime, but I’ve also had the honor of designing a FABULOUS table for the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Gala. I don’t do all of this alone. Not by a long shot! Of course, there’s my core team … Continued
Fabulistas, if you’ve been following me on Facebook or Instagram, you know that my team and I have been working OVER TIME making this year’s #DOAD2015 the best of all the three years’ I’ve participated. But, as you also, probably know, this kind of event doesn’t come together by happenstance. It takes coordination, commitment and … Continued
Fabulistas, guess who just agreed to take selfies with anyone who purchases a ticket and stops by my #DOAD2015 design space? Ryan Serhant, that’s who! Remember, the event is at Metropolitan Pavillion in NYC on Thursday, April 23, 2015. That’s only THREE days away! Who wants to miss selfies with Ryan?! NO ONE! So, grab your ticket today…
Fabulistas, these days I don’t know if I’m coming or going — in a GOOD way! There is so much happening and so much going on from my participation in Design on a Dime to the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Gala. And, drum roll, you know we also recently started working with Ryan Serhant and … Continued
Meet the brains behind Marks & Tavano — and check out the bright, fun “Pop Art” fabric from JAB Fabrics, I’ll be using to cover the Cliff Young chair I revealed to you in my other sneak peek video. This chair is going to be used in my #DOAD2015 space for Housing Works’ Design on … Continued
Fabulistas, as you know, I’m overjoyed about participating for the third year in a row in Housing Works’ Design on a Dime. I delivered the opening talk at the kickoff event and I’m working closely with the team at Cliff Young and my client, celebrity real estate agent, Ryan Serhant to make my #DOAD2015 participation … Continued
Fabulistas, are you familiar with the saying, “When it rains it pours”? Well, that saying couldn’t be more true right now here at Robin Baron Design — but, in a GREAT way! Well, I’m THRILLED to announce that I’m participating in the Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Spring Gala on Wednesday, April 15th. The theme is … Continued
Fabulistas, you know I’m committed to protecting the environment and saving the planet. And, I know you’re interested in creating healthier, more cost-effective spaces. too. So, you simply must attend ASID’s New York Metro Chapter REGREEN Implementation Workshop in NYC on April 15, 2015. The skills you will gain during this workshop will help you … Continued
Fabulistas, it’s such a good feeling to be the company of like-minded people! Last week, during Market Week, I was invited to participate in a Blogger’s Breakfast, at the Welspun showroom in the textile building here in NYC. While I was there, I had the pleasure of meeting the CEO of Welspun Global Brands, … Continued
Fabulistas, sometimes I really do have to pinch myself to make sure I’m not dreaming! I get to do work that I love, with clients I love and with the best team in the business. I’m ever so grateful! I’m especially grateful that last night loads of my colleagues and industry pals poured themselves into … Continued
Fabulistas, save the date and clear your calendars! The Bailey House will hold its Annual Gala & Auction at Pier 60 at Chelsea Piers in NYC on March 26th, 2015. Each year, the event welcomes more than 600 philanthropic, compassionate and trendsetting New Yorkers who represent the fashion, entertainment, media, business, design and fine art … Continued