Inside John Legend and Chrissy Teigen’s NYC Home | Architectural Digest

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  • Published: 07 January 2015
  • In this episode of Celebrity Homes, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen show their New York City apartment, which features:

    -- A Donald Sultan painting in the living area, a framed Polly Borland tapestry hangs on the wall; the dark leather armchairs are vintage Arne Norell designs from Emmerson Troop, the bronze side tables are by Stephanie Odegard Collection, and the carpet is by Doris Leslie Blau.

    -- In the dining area, a mixed-media work by Mike Weber, a bronze bureau by BDDW, and an Aldo Bakker sculpture. Beneath a light fixture by Ochre, Ted Muehling candlesticks from BDDW cluster on a table from Lucca Antiques.

    -- Pendant lights by Early Electrics in the kitchen, cabinetry designed by Don Stewart, a custom-made backsplash by Mosaic Sphere Studio; cooktop is by Bertazzoni, stools are by Anna Karlin from Atelier Courbet.

    -- Master bath features travertine walls and a black limestone herringbone floor, outfitted with a Jacques Garcia mirror by Baker, tub and fittings by Waterworks, taboret by Paul Mathieu for Stephanie Odegard Collection.

    -- A 19th-century gilded-leather screen from Dmitriy and Co. spans one of the bedroom walls; 1970s chandelier is from Lucca Antiques, bed is from Siglo Moderno, table lamps are by Kriest, green silk coverlet is by Frette, carpet is from Doris Leslie Blau.

    Transcript
    We wanted a place that was, you know,
    much more just homey and had more soul to it.
    When we were looking around town,
    we stumbled upon this place.
    And it's in a neighborhood that we really love,
    and we just felt like this was a great place
    for us to move in to.
    This apartment just kind of embodies
    everything that I love.
    Obviously I love dark and rustic
    but still very clean and very chic.
    It just feels like our place in LA as well but in New York.
    So we worked with Don Stewart again on this house.
    He designed our house in LA as well.
    And we love working with Don.
    We duplicated this wooden wall behind us
    and put it in the bedroom as well
    because originally it was just a clean white bedroom.
    We built a whole new bathroom,
    and got rid of another massive bathroom
    that was on the other side of the apartment.
    Oh yeah, I made the big bath,
    it's now John's closet so he has to walk
    from the shower back to his, but it's a big closet
    though so you are very lucky there.
    This is my favorite.
    No, I love it, I love seeing it when I walk in.
    It adds a little whimsical vibe.
    Yeah.
    And our dogs are in love, especially Putty.
    Putty makes love to it on often occasion.
    Oh my goodness, wow.
    I think the best things about this apartment is
    this beautiful unique kitchen.
    In the original version of this apartment,
    didn't really fit this aesthetic as well.
    Yeah, it was too modern.
    It was too clean, it was white.
    It just didn't feel like it fit
    everything else that was happening.
    So we made it fit and Don designed
    this amazing set of cabinets.
    And that's one of the best things about this apartment,
    just this beautiful unique kitchen.
    For me the kitchen is really important.
    It's the first thing I think about
    when we find a beautiful apartment like this.
    It's a place I'm going to be most of the time.
    I want it to be perfect for me.
    So Don did a wonderful job designing it.
    Obviously we love an open space.
    I'm a big TV fan.
    I want to be able to cook, drink wine,
    watch TV at the same time.
    So we made sure it was nice and open.
    This island is just gorgeous and I love the bar stools
    and of course the backsplash is gorgeous too.
    She makes pretty much everything well.
    She's really good at everything savory.
    I think I'm kind of notorious for cooking
    really low and slow meals.
    I love things that take four or five hours.
    We had to have two ovens.
    That all had to do with the holidays.
    For Thanksgiving we had over people
    and I made side dishes.
    Yeah, so we needed multiple ovens.
    We needed a lot of...
    It's actually illegal I think
    for us to have this much power usage
    with these two ovens.
    We live on the edge.
    We live on the edge, we're crazy.
    But I think we're violating some kind of code.
    Shhh.
    I'm the sous-chef, I do chopping.
    And taking out the trash.
    Every once in a while though he does want to cook for me,
    but it's hard for me to just sit on the couch.
    She won't watch me, she won't let me just cook.
    It's frustrating to watch.
    I can make a mean fried chicken though.
    Yes, he's in charge of the fried chicken
    and the macaroni and cheese.
    Those are his specialties.

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Comments • 602

  • Isatou Sabally
    Isatou Sabally  1 days back

    Not every marriage is perfect but they are honest

    • Totallysam's Channel
      Totallysam's Channel  2 days back

      It's sad when we don't see a full home tour.

      • 43naomim
        43naomim  6 days back

        easily my favorite celeb couple.

        • chelle patino
          chelle patino  1 weeks back

          Back when she looked normal

          • Dedicated Patriot
            Dedicated Patriot  2 weeks back

            2 frauds

            • ruru
              ruru  2 weeks back

              Two idiots.

              • Amanda Fight
                Amanda Fight  3 weeks back

                Celebrites love the darkness! Notice their outfits of black and white duality symbolism! Hollywood is a death cult folks! These two are pedophile satanists and it's obvious! They traveled to Epstien Island! Do you remember their names Chrissy and John?? Do you?? They also supported Hillary and her Foundation to help traffick children for sex to the elite! STOP FOLLOWING THE "STARS"! They will lead you into the darkness! Stay in the light folks and confess with your mouth Jesus as your Lord and Savior!!

                • Miss Miami
                  Miss Miami  3 weeks back

                  Stupid.

                  • A I
                    A I  3 weeks back

                    Of all the AD houses I’ve seen in magazines, this is the one where I love everything. Usually love something, but the colors and uniqueness of their home speak to my soul.

                    • Van Poll
                      Van Poll  3 weeks back

                      It is so wonderful to see a couple that got married out of true love. I saw on wikipedia that he wrote a song for her.

                      • Jon Honesty
                        Jon Honesty  3 weeks back

                        Both of them perfection

                        • moona djiba
                          moona djiba  4 weeks back

                          Before watching I know i would really love this home. The Legend are the definition of beauty

                          • FAL G
                            FAL G  4 weeks back

                            Pretentions, over-decorated. Bad taste and new money always go together.

                            • Gorgon Don
                              Gorgon Don  4 weeks back

                              She ugly.

                              • Janet's BFF
                                Janet's BFF  4 weeks back

                                Why can’t I like them? It’s like I really want to, but there’s something about them that seems so insincere. As if they care what I think, lol.

                                • QueenMichelleDenise
                                  QueenMichelleDenise  4 weeks back

                                  WHAT A WASTE THEY BARELY SHOWED THE HOUSE WORST EPISODE I'VE SEEN SO FAR!!!

                                  • John Larsson
                                    John Larsson  4 weeks back

                                    They both seem so lovely. Love their style.

                                    • Debbie Boothe
                                      Debbie Boothe  4 weeks back

                                      You are the cutest couple!! Nicely designed home.

                                      • Kcseales
                                        Kcseales  4 weeks back

                                        Why was his fly open this whole interview. LoL.

                                        • Wise Owels
                                          Wise Owels  1 months back

                                          Where’s the apartment.. the entire thing was cute but I wanted to see the apartment layout. Isn’t that what AD doses?

                                          • Stumpy Stump
                                            Stumpy Stump  1 months back

                                            That is THE BIGGEST PEPPER GRINDER I have ever seen.

                                            • Rolls royce
                                              Rolls royce  1 months back

                                              😊💟

                                              • Jills Mcfarland
                                                Jills Mcfarland  1 months back

                                                Oh, the shh.

                                                • Debbie Moore
                                                  Debbie Moore  1 months back

                                                  Love that large painting behind them. The colours are striking

                                                  • eíro gala'nigh
                                                    eíro gala'nigh  1 months back

                                                    calming

                                                    • Benika Jimo
                                                      Benika Jimo  2 months back

                                                      NYC home huh ? So this is just one of their homes . ,😅

                                                      • Fredo ChickEone
                                                        Fredo ChickEone  2 months back

                                                        Unfortunately they suck

                                                        • Kathy Gange
                                                          Kathy Gange  2 months back

                                                          John and Chrissy are the cuties couple

                                                          • Aaron Joo
                                                            Aaron Joo  2 months back

                                                            So where was the house tour?

                                                            • Rolfy Paulino
                                                              Rolfy Paulino  2 months back

                                                              Everybody is going crazy with white and bland colors which I think is an exaggeration. I love the colors in this home.

                                                              • Greta Of The Corn
                                                                Greta Of The Corn  2 months back

                                                                This woman is a model. Wow. Unbelievable. The States must have a very low threshold for beauty.

                                                                • Greta Of The Corn
                                                                  Greta Of The Corn  2 months back

                                                                  This woman is a model. Wow. Unbelievable. The States must have a very low threshold for beauty.

                                                                  • markus33able
                                                                    markus33able  2 months back

                                                                    One of those few people who like dark colors in their home.

                                                                    • cynthia Smith
                                                                      cynthia Smith  2 months back

                                                                      They are so cute together. Their place is beautiful and does have a soul! Doesn't look like a furniture showroom.

                                                                      • Brian Piccolo
                                                                        Brian Piccolo  2 months back

                                                                        Irritating ! Why did I watch it ?

                                                                        • 亞竹 亞竹
                                                                          亞竹 亞竹  2 months back

                                                                          I love them awesome family All of me John Legend 😍

                                                                          • Natashia Smith
                                                                            Natashia Smith  2 months back

                                                                            Is it just me, or is his fly open??

                                                                            • Natalie Ryan
                                                                              Natalie Ryan  2 months back

                                                                              The entire video is the kitchen

                                                                              • Sonic Revolver
                                                                                Sonic Revolver  2 months back

                                                                                Two commie pigs

                                                                                • David Alexander
                                                                                  David Alexander  2 months back

                                                                                  I’m respecting John for marriage with a Transgender... that and a good Interior Designer

                                                                                  • Joan Berry
                                                                                    Joan Berry  2 months back

                                                                                    So beautiful!

                                                                                    • Chorus Frog
                                                                                      Chorus Frog  2 months back

                                                                                      This couple is involved in nefarious stuff regarding children......

                                                                                      • Shivam Gupta
                                                                                        Shivam Gupta  3 months back

                                                                                        #Behati. #TheVoice. #Reruns. ;)

                                                                                        • yasemin lght
                                                                                          yasemin lght  3 months back

                                                                                          Du hasst sehr schön Haus! Gut gemacht!

                                                                                          • Veronica Shipp
                                                                                            Veronica Shipp  3 months back

                                                                                            I love their kitchen, it's so dark

                                                                                            • Emulate Me, The Universe.

                                                                                              Those barstools are everything!

                                                                                              • Sally
                                                                                                Sally  3 months back

                                                                                                She is like all the Philippines girls a gold digger

                                                                                                • Law Of Attraction 1111
                                                                                                  Law Of Attraction 1111  3 months back

                                                                                                  Another transgender well done