Pure Picks: Kathy Kuo

The visionary interior designer and founder of Kathy Kuo Home celebrates autumn with a collection of elegant home accessories, beauty essentials and fashion must-haves.
“As an entrepreneur in the design world, I’m drawn to pieces that blend form and function. My essentials all exude beauty, but are also crafted to serve a purpose—to me, that’s the definition of design harmony.” Photo courtesy of Kathy Kuo
“Luxe velvet upholstery, French-inspired details and super comfy—what more could you want in a sofa?” Madeline French upholstered sofa with brass casters, $3,772, Kathy Kuo Home, kathykuohome.com
“I love how this statement chandelier has a handmade sculptural quality.” Arteriors Tilda modern classic white wood iron frame chandelier, $2,535, Kathy Kuo Home, kathykuohome.com
“You can really appreciate the history and material integrity of these knives—I’m obsessed!” Forge de Laguiole silver stainless steel 6 piece steak knife set, $839, Kathy Kuo Home, kathykuohome.com
“These hair, skin and nail boosters are backed by science and give me results I can truly feel.” Wellbel Glamlab dietary supplement, $68, revolve.com
“Yes, I’m probably on my phone too much—but at least I do it in style!” Bandolier Julian smooth leather crossbody iPhone wallet in tan/gold, $118, revolve.com 
“I have this wrap dress in a few different colors, but this new green will be perfect for fall, and can effortlessly go from day to night.” Zimmermann silk wrap midi dress in bottle green, $650, zimmermann.com
“Silk pillowcases feel heavenly, and are dermatologist-recommended for anti-aging.” Gingerlily London silk pillowcase, $76, Kathy Kuo Home, kathykuohome.com