Designer John Derian’s quirky creations adorn the tabletops of every chic New Yorker. His store in the east village is a favorite of every city dweller with style.
Occupation: Designer/Retailer Twitter/Instagram: @johnderian
"It's about sharing."
What do you actually do all day? Walk from shop to shop to shop to my studio where I design and to the studio where we make my decoupage.
Favorite song growing up? "Stop in the Name of Love"
My biggest secret is…. I am a 13 year old (girl).
Why do you live in NYC? East village
Uber, Taxi, Subway or Citi Bike? My own bike
My motto is….It's about sharing.
My alter ego is…Haley Mills
The last drink I had was…Tequila rocks, fresh lime
My secret crush is…Ewan McGregor (oops no longer a secret)
What was your first job? Paper boy
Coming from? Going to? Dermatologist
What is your favorite work of art? Naive 18th Sketch (portrait)
Who should we know? Stephen Kent Johnson (photographer/art director)