8 design tips to steal from this insanely expensive house

Take a Tour of the Kips Bay Decorator Show House
Take a Tour of the Kips Bay Decorator Show House

For the 44th year in a row, the country's best designers and architects united for the Kips Bay Decorator Show House to transform a raw N.Y.C. space into a maximalist's Shangri-La. If you're in New York between now and June 9, stop in for a visit or to make an offer—the 10,000-square-foot space (with another 5,000 outside) is for sale for $49.5 million. If you're a little light on the cash, then just rip off a few of its design ideas for your own palace.

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