Cheap Design for Those Who Can Afford It

By James Tarmy - 2013-04-30T22:05:53Z

Photograph by Mimi Ritzen Crawford/Bloomberg

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Time Is Money

Here is Stephanie Stokes, the New York society decorator, in her Park Avenue apartment. The place is full of (relative) bargains, yours for the price of hundreds of plane tickets and a very good shipping company. Stokes is aware of the paradox. "Anything is possible," she says, "as long as you have a lot of time." Check out what a few years can buy.