Home & Garden: Designer Jonathan Adler and Simon Doonan’s Waterfront Home on Shelter Island

Designer Jonathan Adler and Barney's Creative Ambassador, Simon Doonan recently invited Architectural Digest into their stunning waterfront home on New York's Shelter Island and we have the stunning images to prove it! If you love modern with a hint of traditional and fabulous brights (and on waterfront property!) you are in luck as their home is chock full of all of the above.


Simon Doonan, Jonathan Adler"Jonathan Adler (left) and Simon Doonan with their Norwich terrier, Liberace, on the dining terrace of their Shelter Island, New York, home; the hanging lamp is vintage George Nelson, the vase is by Adler, and the table and chairs are by Richard Schultz from Knoll."


When can I move in? Talk about view!

Jonathan adler simon doonan shelter island"Gray Organschi Architecture devised the single-story house and separate pool pavilion."

Shelter island home"Ball-chain curtains define the sunken living area, where Adler grouped a sofa, slipper chair, table lamp, and throw pillows, all of his own design; the cocktail table, Geoffrey Harcourt shell seat, and Beni Ourain rug are vintage."

Bedroom"The master bedroom features an array of Adler designs, including the bed, reading lights, tiles, feather headdress, and duvet; the ceiling fan is by the Modern Fan Co., and the curtains are of burlap."



Pick up a copy of AD’s July issue, on newsstands June 12, to see more photos and to read the complete story.






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