Designer Emma Sims Hilditch hit upon the idea of transforming a vast drawing room into an open-plan kitchen-dining room in this Wilshire home. To create a lovely visual sense of warmth and depth in the room, which is complete with a bespoke larder, the cabinets were painted in a selection of subtle shades of grey. #kitchen #interior Photograph David Cleveland
The staircase at Brooke Astor's Westchester estate, Holly Hill, is lined with the paintings of the late socialite's favorite animal that will go up for auction in September. God bless you, Mrs. Astor! You are greatly missed.