Loft Peeping: Greatest Hits

Every now and then we’re fortunate to get a peek inside Tribecans’ homes. Here are some of the most memorable: Click on the name/headline to see the post, and please comment as if you were an actual guest.

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Photo by Sarah Elliott for Jenni Kayne / Rip & TanNADINE & MATT ABRAMCYK
She’s the co-founder of Tenoverten nail salons; he’s restaurateur behind Smith & Mills and Tiny’s. Together they throw dance parties in their Tribeca loft, recently featured in fashion designer Jenni Kayne’s lifestyle blog, Rip & Tan.

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Yurman loft dining table by William Waldron courtesy Elle DecorKU-LING & EVAN YURMAN
The apartment in northwest Tribeca has 11-foot-tall casement windows and, says Elle Decor, “a decor that runs like a river—calm on the surface but with powerful currents below.”

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Boon Pearlstine loft dining room by Francois Dischinger for Wallpaper.JANE BOON & NORM PEARLSTINE
“I told a couple of designers we interviewed that I had this fantasy of living in a cave and they sort of looked at me in horror,” says Jane Boon of the triplex penthouse on Thomas Street.

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Gwyneth Paltrow kitchen by Bjorn Wallander courtesy GoopGWYENTH PALTROW
Goop posted photos of Gwyneth Paltrow’s on-the-market apartment in the River Lofts building: “The gigantic bed was designed so every last family member can sit together on it, cousins and pets included.”

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Gerken-Residence-courtesy-Young-ProjectsGERKEN BUILDING PENTHOUSE
The 6,000-square-foot penthouse duplex at the the Gerken Building includes a courtyard cut into the top floor. “During the big storm this winter, we had our very own full-scale snow globe,” one of the owners told Design Hunting.

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Mark Berryman kitchen photo by Matthew Williams courtesy DwellMARK BERRYMAN
Dwell featured the spartan-but-warm West Street loft of microfinancier Mark Berryman and his dog, Leji. It was designed by Workstead, whose work you know from Arcade Bakery

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Watts Schreiber cropNAOMI WATTS & LIEV SCHREIBER
The actors’ northwest Tribeca loft has a lot to like, but the best part, according to Watts? “I lie in bed at night and think, ‘I can’t believe after all these years in New York I finally have a walk-in pantry!'”

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101 Warren master bathroom by Albert WatsonELIZABETH & ALBERT WATSON
The duplex penthouse atop 101 Warren is nearly 3,800 square feet, with a wraparound terrace. “Even our pantry has a view,” the famous photographer told the New York Times.

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American Thread penthouse rotunda photo by Douglas Friedman courtesy Architectural DigestAMERICAN THREAD BUILDING PENTHOUSE
The owners—”an art collector and his partner, a rancher turned fashion executive”—invited Architectural Digest over for martinis in the rotunda.

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ODA-10_HUBERT_St-F.OUDEMAN©-0214,000-SQUARE-FOOT TRIPLEX PENTHOUSE
The owner bought the building on eBay and had ODA Architecture totally restore it—including adding a steel catwalk.

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trampoline by pjmattanPJ MATTAN & JETT HOUSE
The White Street residents have a tepee, a trampoline, and a drone. “I would like to create and live in a couple of very different kind of spaces,” Mattan told the Design Files. “This one I like to call an ‘eclectic creative playground.'”

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Jenny Wolf loft living room3 by Patrick Cline courtesy Elle DecorJENNY WOLF
Elle Decor featured the loft Tribeca loft of Jenny Wolf, who transferred her experience working for Ralph Lauren into a career as an interior designer.

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Indoor-outdoor loft terrariumINDOOR-OUTDOOR PENTHOUSE IN NORTHWEST TRIBECA
The most notable feature is the giant retractable skylight, which turns a mezzanine terrarium into a recessed terrace. But the details are just as memorable, and much of the decor was sourced locally.

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Dietz Lantern2 by Ghislaine Vinas Interior DesignDIETZ LANTERN FAMILY
Ever wanted to ditch your furniture and start over? This family did just that with its 3,300-square-foot apartment in the Dietz Lantern Building. Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design led the charge.

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Harris Roberts living an dining areas courtesy Architectural DigestSTEVEN HARRIS & LUCIEN REES ROBERTS
Architectural Digest featured the elegant Tribeca loft of architect Steven Harris and interior designer Lucien Rees Roberts, where they re-created the studio they had lived in for 30 years.

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Paltrow Neumann master bedroomADAM & REBEKAH PALTROW NEWMAN
Design Hunting visited the 5,000-square-foot Tribeca loft of Adam and Rebekah Paltrow Neumann.

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Samia HalabySAMIA HALABY
Brownbook, a Wallpaper-like magazine for the Middle East, visited the Franklin Street loft of abstract artist Samia Halaby

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Ronning hallwayJULIE & ERIC RONNING
Tribeca’s own Ghislaine Viñas is back with a project in Interior Design magazine. It has her signature wit and whimsy, but the palette tends toward black-and-white.

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Hirtenstein outdoor living room afterMICHAEL & CHRISTINA HIRTENSTEIN
It’s three floors, combined from five units, with a closet to die for.

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440119-Richard_Schultz_seating_accompanies_the_roof_s_hot_tub_OUTDOORSY THIRTYSOMETHING SOFTWARE ENTREPRENEUR
More than half of the 12,000-square-foot penthouse is outdoors—with a lawn, wildflower meadow, hot tub, and kitchen. Wait, is that John Legend hiding behind the bamboo?

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Loft Tour Ghislaine Vinas slideFOUR-LEVEL FIDI FUNHOUSE
A slide. Two peephole windows. A catwalk for the cats. A swing. A climbing wall. A mural inspired by Michael Jackson’s ranch. This fabulous FiDi apartment, designed by Ghislaine Viñas and on display in Interior Design magazine, is unlike any other….

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402188-A_vintage_tank_appears_to_support_the_sink_in_the_guest_bathroom_Photography_by_Eric_Laignel_ART-LOVING BACHELOR
Interior Design featured an apartment in “a former warehouse from 1930.” (It wasn’t hard to guess which one.)

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guest suite showerPLAYFUL TRIPLEX
Interior Design showcased a Tribeca apartment by Ghislaine Viñas that’s a real kick. Plus: Best shower ever?

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344690-Hans_Peter_Krafft_s_sheep_on_the_library_s_custom_wool_rug_Photograph_by_Eric_Laignel_FUNNEST TOWNHOUSE EVER
Tribeca’s Ghislaine Viñas clearly had a blast designing a Warren Street townhouse, as seen in an Interior Design cover story.

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