Jamie Drake

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Jamie Drake in his en suite “sky garage.”

If I was ever asked to choose someone who personifies the word fabulous I would have to say interior designer Jamie Drake whose buoyant nature and boldly colorful interiors have made him one of the design world’s most beloved personalities. Drake recently purchased an apartment in a high-profile new condo development in West Chelsea designed by architect Annabelle Selldorf (his neighbors include famous names like Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban, Kelsey Grammar and Dolce & Gabbana’s Domenico Dolce) which is featured in the April issue of Architectural Digest. Aside from being exquisitely …

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The first floor living room at Maison de Luxe designed by Jamie Drake

I just returned from LA where I was invited by Luxe Interiors + Design to attend the opening of the Maison de Luxe show house at the storied Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. Luxe editor-in-chief Pamela Jaccarino tapped 26 of the country’s top interior designers to re-imagine the living spaces of this 46,000 square foot landmark and each room was completely captivating! It was truly one of the best lineups of design talent and one of the most stunning show houses I’ve ever seen. I took a …

Interior designer Jamie Drake, best known for his fearless use of bold, vibrant color, shares his holiday plans exclusively with So Haute!

What are you up to for the holidays this year?

I’ll be in East Hampton with my immediate family and some friends for Christmas. Then I will run away from the cold to Miami for New Years!

What presents are you hoping Santa will leave under your tree?

A new black dress coat, because the ones I have and love have just had it! Weekly flower delivery, because sometimes I just don’t find the time to buy …