Category: Urban

Art Collecters Pied a Terre

This sun filled Manhattan duplex apartment was re-imagined with new furnishings and materials to showcase the client’s extensive contemporary art collection. The result is a modern and stylish pied a terre for a young family to stay extended weekends in the city comfortably and fashionably.

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Classical Apartment

This 3500 square foot apartment is located in the historic Apthorp building at Manhattan’s Upper West side. For their 4th project with Ms Oefelein, this couple of empty nesters decided to move into this apartment for a period of only 2 years, while their new town home was being constructed.

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Brooklyn Family Brownstone

This Brooklyn Brownstone was purchased by a young family and re configured to once again be a single family home. On the parlor floor we mixed eclectic furnishings in the traditional setting of the original living room to give a modern twist to the space. Upstairs whitewashed floors make the more casual family room feel [Read more]

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Mini Loft

This 750 square foot mini loft is located in Manhattans Financial district’s former Cotton Exchange. When purchased by Ms Oefelein the unit ceilings had been lowered to 8’, and the style of the fixtures and materials was dated. A complete gut job revealed a new ceiling height of 11’. The new oak floors, larger windows, hidden [Read more]

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Bachelor Loft

Our bachelor banker client purchased this 2,500 square foot apartment in a high end loft building in Tribeca in relatively good condition. Previously owned by a family, we created a more urban and sophisticated home. FO Design had the floors refinished, added custom built-ins and cabinetry  as well as a new fireplace mantel, and renovated [Read more]

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Tribeca Loft

FO DESIGN designed this 4000 square foot loft space for a young family in 2006. After a severe building flood damaged most of the apartment in 2009, the clients approached us again and this time around we were able to improve the design even further. The master bed room and children’s areas were re-configured, 3 bath [Read more]

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Beresford family home

FO Design collaborated with their clients and the architectural team of Matthew Baird Design in this gut renovation of a home for a young family. The clients wanted to bring their downtown loft sensibility to this classic residence in a historic Upper West Side building. Beyond selections of furnishings, lighting, rugs, and accessories, FO Design [Read more]

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Glamorous City Penthouse

The glamorous, cosmopolitan style of repeat clients of FO Design—a high profile cosmetics executive and her husband—was the inspiration for this glass box penthouse on Manhattan’s east side. The client’s love of bold colors and prints were complemented by custom and designer furnishings from a variety of sources. A wall of custom closets was added [Read more]

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