Empire State of Mind
While tourists clamor to get ot the top of the Empire State Building, the chich set stays at the street level.
Annie Block -- Interior Design, 9/1/2010 2:12:00 PM
From the mohair covering the sofas to the mock croc on the banquettes, upholstery exudes jazz-age swank. “Intricate details suggest an earlier era,” Jeffrey Goodman adds. A celestial motif enlivens the carpet, patently patterned marble tops the oval bar, 1,000 handblown glass teardrops dangle from the chandelier, and silver-leafed sconces enhance the luster of Macassar ebony paneling accented by stainless-steel insets. The palette comes straight from the menu: rich brandy, deep cognac, golden cream.