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Taking ‘in the Closet’ to a Whole ‘Nother Level

Friday, January 13, 2017

“I want Carrie Bradshaw’s closet,” is a line you can still hear among high-fashion women, anywhere from the designer floor at Bloomingdale’s to dinner at Augustine. It’s every fashion fan’s dream to have the kind of closet that can hold more Manolo Blahnik heels than there are Chanels in Pharrell Williams’ closet.

For those blessed with a magnificent space in their apartments, there’s a magic word–Poliform–that once uttered make that dream closet a reality. Okay, well, it isn’t really magic, but it seems like something close. The company recently opened a bi-level showroom on Madison Avenue, catering to those who own upscale uptown residences.

While they offer a comprehensive line of furniture, customizable closets constitute one of Poliform’s most notable works. Let it be known that literally every single thing from the shelves to the doorknobs can be customized to your specifications. Your dreams come in two template options, Ubik and Senzafine.

With Senzafine everything is literally in the closet; this is for those who prefer to be discrete about their attendance at Shopaholics Anonymous meetings. The notion is that nothing is on display.

Ubik, on the other hand, is for those who are hold cocktail parties to unveil their latest purchases. Everything is literally on display from drawers for your watches and belts, to shelves for your hat boxes; this is for for those who spend enough to turn Sarah Jessica Parker green.

The most luxurious of these customizable closets include the synthetic stone finish and the leather drawers which are part of Poliform’s Quid collection, a storage system than can be used as an add-on to Ubik or Senzaine, or even as a standalone entertainment console.  Where do they get these names?  Perhaps Sarah Jessica knows.

Forget renting or buying a new apartment, just move into one of these closets.

Visit Poliform’s website at





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