Heather Kates

Designer

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design, NCIDQ certified

If you were a chair? I would be the midcentury Papa Bear Chair by Hans Wegner: sophisticated, comfortable, unique and timeless.

Favorite Extravagance:  Breakfast in bed at a fancy hotel

Drink of choice:  Occhipinti SP 68 Bianco, or any dry wine

Can’t live without: Cheese, preferably anything from Jasper Hill Farm

Favorite place in the world:  Montauk, New York

Special skills or hidden talents?  I make a great homemade marinara sauce

What’s at the top of your bucket list?  A trip to Italy