Tools of the Trade - Gracie

Tools of the Trade

New York is a global capital of the design industry. It is home to a host of prominent interior designers whose projects across residential, commercial and public spaces influence design trends around the world. New York is also home to a wide range of design resources whose quality products and expert services are used by designers to realize their visions.

In our inaugural Tools of the Trade series co-hosted with Berkshire Hathaway Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New York PropertiesHomeServices New York Properties, we are honored to present some of New York’s most distinguished design resources – each firm a legend and trendsetter in its respective field.

GRACIE / Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30pm

GRACIEFounded by Charles R. Gracie in 1898, Gracie carries an impressive selection of Chinese and Japanese antiques, as well as lacquer furniture, but they are still best known for their signature product – custom handpainted wallpapers. The firm is now led by brother and sister team Mike and Jenn Gracie who continue their great grandfather’s legacy as the fourth generation leaders of the company. Visit

In his slide presentation, Mike Gracie will trace the fascinating history of the firm's exquisite handpainted wallpapers. Be inspired by the luxurious interiors they enhance, from the historic rooms of the White House and Blair House to contemporary interiors by today's most prominent designers. Discover for yourself this tool of the trade used by leading designers and architects in New York and across the country.

The event is free; reservations are required.

Reservations: 212-427-4141, ext 600, or [email protected]

The Tools of the Trade series also includes evenings with P.E. Guerin (Feb 13), Costikyan (Mar 5) and Schumacher (Mar 19).

Event Dates
Tue, Mar 12, 2019
6:30pm – 8:00pm


Doyle New York
175 East 87th Street
New York, NY 10128