The A List: Milly De Cabrol

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Highly regarded for her chic look and her unique flair, Milly de Cabrol transports clients with her designs. She is known for her ability to mix different genres and styles. While ably using a diverse palette of textiles and colors, the interior designer's editing skills are as remarkable as her versatility.
Born in Italy, she moved to the United States and began her career in interior design. Milly pours her heart and soul into projects. She specializes in working closely with clients—who range from the worlds of finance and fashion to media and the arts—in order to make their vision come true.

Milly De Cabrol
Milly De Cabrol

Craftsmanship satisfies the need for meaningful work while keeping the tradition and history of cultural heritage

Entrance Hall - Venetian Mirror. Lacquer vintage desk and gold chairs.
Dining Room - Art déco Italian Carrara marble dining table with upholsterer demi-lune chairs

What does "Made in Italy" mean to you?
To me “made in Italy” means a sense of luxury and well-made artistry.

Who/what has inspired the most your work and style?
The great Renzo Mongiardino! Who I had the pleasure to meet before his passing.

Living Room - Barrel-back chairs with mid century floor lamps mixed with a traditional tufted sofa and high-strength black iron side tables. Richard Serra drawing and Angelo Brotto 1970's floor lamp.

Describe your design approach and philosophy
" Life Is A Work In Progress" – this not only goes for daily life, but also your lifestyle and designing interiors.

​What is the one design/decor element you cannot imagine your clients (or yourself) living without?
An amazing, one of a kind piece of furniture, artwork or object. It could be as simple as a vase, or as grand as a sofa but something that is truly unique and grabs your attention as soon as your walk into the room.

Living Room - Sofa by B&B Italian and mid century Italian arm chairs.
Dining Room - Table by Alessandro Albrizzi and chairs by B&B Italian

What is your idea of the ‘ultimate luxury”?
Waking up in the most beautiful, Italian sheets and wrapping yourself in a plush towel or robe. Or sitting down at a set table with a tablecloth, gorgeous china and silverware and Italian food and wine while yachting the Mediterranean is ultimate luxury.

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