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Grand chandeliers and Victorian armoires aren't New York mayor Bill de Blasio's style. The populist politician's residence at Gracie Mansion recently got a modern update, courtesy of West Elm. Overseen by wife Chirlane McCray, mid century styling and a fresh vibe replaced the pomp.

Décor at Gracie Mansion Now Fits de Blasio’s Style | New York Times