Step Inside the 2016 Kips Bay Decorator Show House

See how some of the nation's most celebrated designers and architects transformed a luxury Manhattan home to benefit the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club.

After months of anticipation, the 44th annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House is officially open! From May 12 to June 9, design enthusiasts can tour The Carlton House Townhouse in New York City, where 21 of the nation’s top designers and architects transformed 10,000 square feet of raw space into a show-stopping exhibition.

While we won’t give too much away for those planning to attend, we can say that this year’s event delivers...and then some. See a few of our favorite looks below—or even take a virtual tour.

Eclectic Blue Sitting Room Mixes Italian, Midcentury Modern Details

Eclectic Blue Sitting Room Mixes Italian, Midcentury Modern Details

Photo by: Phillip Ennis (Design by Sawyer | Berson)

Phillip Ennis (Design by Sawyer | Berson)

Designers Brian Sawyer and John Berson drew on 17th century paintings and Venetian plaster walls to create an eclectic petit salon with Italian style. An energetic tumbled marble terrazzo floor and gold velvet sofa add to the room’s drama.

Bright Colors Add Youthful Flair to Transitional White Office

Bright Colors Add Youthful Flair to Transitional White Office

Photo by: Phillip Ennis (Design by Phillip Thomas Inc.)

Phillip Ennis (Design by Phillip Thomas Inc.)

Wanting to create a “Lady Lair,” or a woman’s sanctuary from a demanding career in the city, Phillip Thomas paired traditional crown molding and cream-colored walls with spray paint designs and vibrant furniture. The final result is elegant, youthful and a tribute to his mother.

Modern White Bathroom Softened With Lush Fabrics

Modern White Bathroom Softened With Lush Fabrics

Photo by: Phillip Ennis (Design by Groves & Co.)

Phillip Ennis (Design by Groves & Co.)

Sleek and sophisticated, this modern bathroom by Groves & Co. features a clean geometric tub and vivid blue accents. Though the design seems formal, framed artwork below carries a playful tone.

Cozy Cottage-Style Bedroom With Antique Details

Cozy Cottage-Style Bedroom With Antique Details

Photo by: Phillip Ennis (Design by Olasky & Sinsteden)

Phillip Ennis (Design by Olasky & Sinsteden)

Designers Catherine Olasky and Maximilian Sinsteden succeeded in creating an ideal guest retreat. In this cottage-style bedroom, twin canopy beds offer sleeping space for multiple visitors, while patterned wallpaper balances the antique furniture.

Traditional Lounge Blends Old World Style, Modern Details

Traditional Lounge Blends Old World Style, Modern Details

Photo by: Phillip Ennis (Design by Garrow Kedigian Interior Design)

Phillip Ennis (Design by Garrow Kedigian Interior Design)

Garrow Kedigian started his design with one question in mind: If Napoleon were alive today, what would his desired seating area look like? The result is a traditional lounge that blends luxe, jewel-toned pieces fit for an emperor with whimsical, modern details. Note the chalk drawings, which can easily be erased and recreated for conquest.

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Dining Room Infused With Gold

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Alex Papacristidis Interiors)

Contemporary Kitchen

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Clive Christian Interiors)

Transitional Living Room

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Suzanne Kasler Interiors)

Secluded Outdoor Seating Area

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Daniel Richards Design)

Eclectic Blue Foyer

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by David Collins Studio)

Serene Asian-Style Hallway

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Kati Curtis Design)

Eclectic Blue Sitting Room

Limestone Garden Terrace

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Sawyer | Berson)

Comfortable Contemporary Library

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by David Kleinberg Design Associates)

Layered Library

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by David Kleinberg Design Associates)

Transitional Office With Youthful Flair

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Phillip Thomas Inc.)

Elegant Blue and White Master Bedroom

Photo By: Marco Ricca (Design by Drake/Anderson)

Dressing Room With Art Deco Glamour

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Les Ensembliers)

Modern Black and White Bathroom

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Groves & Co.)

Balance in Modern Bathroom

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Groves & Co.)

Traditional Lounge Captures Old World Style

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Garrow Kedigian Interior Design)

Sitting Room With Patriotic Palette

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Victoria Hagan Interiors)

Cozy Cottage-Style Bedroom

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Olasky & Sinsteden)

Midcentury Modern Sitting Room

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Eve Robinson Associates)

Jewel-Toned Powder Room

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Gil Walsh Interiors)

Contemporary Rooftop Garden

Photo By: Phillip Ennis (Design by Hollander Design|Landscape Architects)

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