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    Split photo with a long shot of a lounge area on the left and 2 men in a living room on the right
    • Split photo with a long shot of a lounge area on the left and 2 men in a living room on the right
    • Long shot of a living room with white sofa, 2 green armchairs and art deco coffee tables
    • 2 men in a living room

    When interior designer Nate Berkus isn’t finishing his daughter’s pancakes or whipping up a mean spicy marg, he’s busy creating collections like this one with husband, Jeremiah Brent.

    Their latest collab with Living Spaces pulls together everything we love about good design: classic shapes, modern reinterpretation and total livability. Nate’s design ethos is that your home should tell a story about who you are. His approachable aesthetic is a perfect match to that of his husband’s, who – from what we can tell below – is also the more wellnessy of the pair.

    Their new collection draws inspiration from their most personal design project — the home they’ve built together. We asked the designing power couple to share a morning at home with us. Read through their responses to our stylish series and then let that note from Jeremiah linger with you…is designer potpourri really back?

    Coffee preference:

    Nate: Black, and served in bed from Jeremiah.
    Jeremiah: Extra strong with a splash of vanilla creamer.

    Daily breakfast:

    Nate: That depends — sometimes bacon and eggs — or the rest of our daughter Poppy’s pancakes.
    Jeremiah: I’m not a big breakfast person…more coffee?

    Dream breakfast:

    Nate: Room service anything. Or the Chilaquiles con Mole Poblano at Matisse in Mexico City.
    Jeremiah: A homemade stack of pancakes and maple bacon.

    Food philosophy:

    Nate: I eat like an 8-year-old.
    Jeremiah: Any opportunity for the ceremony of a shared meal — keep it simple, keep it personal.

    Daily supplements:

    Nate: None.
    Jeremiah: I actually take a bajillion vitamins…but my favorite is turmeric. Turmeric everything.

    Go-to juice or smoothie:

    Nate: Greek yogurt, almond butter, a fig and a banana blended with ice.
    Jeremiah: Lemon, ginger and cayenne.

    Kitchen tool obsession:

    Nate: Tupperware — I love leftovers.
    Jeremiah: Juicer

    Staple always in our pantry:

    Nate: Basmati rice/ Annie’s Mac and Cheese/ Patron Silver tequila.
    Jeremiah: Hot sauce, Patron Silver, Annie’s Mac and Cheese (the shells).

    Favorite thing to cook for friends:

    Nate: Skinny margarita — that counts, right? I use fresh ginger!

    Wine or cocktail:

    Nate: See above!
    Jeremiah: Spicy margarita all the way!

    Favorite daily workout:

    Nate: Soul Cycle
    Jeremiah: Either a workout with our trainer or Angela’s class at Soul Cycle.

    Strange wellness habit:

    Nate: Botox
    Jeremiah: I meditate every morning.

    Favorite home scent:

    Nate: This is Jeremiah’s department. I like things that smell like flowers — he likes our house to smell like a campfire.
    Jeremiah: Potpourri from Santa Maria Novella

    Making time to read:

    Nate: I read two to three books a week.
    Jeremiah: A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara.

    Lately I'm always wearing:

    Nate: Old HERMES boots
    Jeremiah: A Saint Laurent button-up and black Goodfellow jeans from Target.

    At least once a week I cook:

    Nate: Smoothie
    Jeremiah: My special top secret sprinkle pancakes for our daughter.

    Best health advice:

    Nate: Get everything checked, and checked again.
    Jeremiah: Listen to your body — and water, drink more!

    Room you hang out most in at home:

    Nate: The kitchen and adjacent family room, though lately we’ve been building castles in Poppy’s toy room.
    Jeremiah: Our kitchen!

    Special recipe you love to make at home:

    Nate: My morning smoothie is delicious — even our daughter agrees!

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