Now imagine both of you are acclaimed decorators with different styles.And yet this is the story of two lives and two visions uniting to achieve something transformative and triumphant. I love to surround myself with furniture and objects—they tell our stories and give us comfort.”Brent, by contrast, prefers more pared-down environments.Fifth Avenue—that gilded corridor lined with gracious limestone edifices overlooking Central Park.But there is another patch of Fifth that has an equal yet quite different cachet.After getting engaged on a Peruvian mountaintop, the pair married last year in front of 220 guests at the New York Public Library.Then, this past March, they celebrated the birth of their daughter, Poppy. They embraced and kissed.“It was a verbal commitment that both of us were truly in this,” Mr.
But there are a million ways of figuring it out, and we’ve asked some people when they knew. Brent went shopping at a vintage furniture store, then for a walk by the Hudson River in New York. Berkus’s apartment to talk, and he remembers being overcome by the feeling that he was meant to be with this man. Brent lived in Los Angeles and got on a plane the next morning. So I wasn’t always prepared emotionally to dig into this story.The nine times I had to do to get it right and to get it to be what I needed it to say but it was a process. The argument circled back to their feelings for each other.“Why can’t you trust this?
Eighteen hours later, they stopped for coffee and, standing on the roadside, had it out. “I’m the one.”Something about the way he had said it resonated with Mr.
Today we are going to talk about how Fernando Bengoechea and Nate Berkus met for the first time. Fernando Bengoechea and Nate Berkus met for the first time on a photo-shoot for Oh at home magazine that was in 2003. Would he have agreed with the decisions that I’ve made since then in life?