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How to get the look of an opulent Nomad penthouse staged by ddc

The condo's developer bought air rights to surrounding buildings to ensure unobstructed views for tenants. 

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When perusing New York City real estate listings, you'll see a lot of beautiful and high-priced apartments, decorated (naturally) with beautiful and high-priced furnishings. While you may not be able to afford that multi-million dollar condo, or everything in it, it is possible to steal a bit of that high style with the purchase of one chic, on-trend piece.

That's where our feature, "Shop This Space" comes in. In it, we highlight a pleasingly-appointed room in an apartment that would bust most New Yorkers' budget, find out how much the individual items are, and where you can get them. We’ve looked at a Williamsburg waterfront rental, a condo in Hudson Yardsa penthouse on the Upper East Side, and a Lower East Side one bedroom.

Now, we're headed to 277 Fifth Ave. in Nomad, a luxury 130-unit condo building designed by internationally renowned architect Rafael Viñoly, with prices starting at $2 million. 

The model unit, staged by ddc, is intended to feel sexy, sophisticated, warm and very open. "The dark, sumptuous tones and textures create a refined and opulent feel, while maintaining a sense of welcoming comfort, and warmth, a balance that is a hallmark of ddc," says Babak Hakakian, partner at ddc.

Love what you see? The ddc New York flagship is at 134 Madison Ave., and if you're looking for a price break of some kind (relatively speaking) the ddc outlet is located at 16 East 40th St.

A statement chandelier, $3,529

Gallotti & Radice Bolle Chandelier, ddcnyc.com

A high-end take on the popular globe form, this style also comes in different sizes, as well as single and three-globe table accent lamps. 

A dining table for a few or many, $8,856

Long Island Dining Table, ddcnyc.com

Designed by Giuseppe Bavuso, the table can expand to accommodate a dozen people. 

Unfussy chairs to go with it, $610

Emi dining chair, ddcnyc.com

These simple chairs have a handy zip-off fabric cover for easy cleaning.  

An substantial ottoman for seating or serving, $7608

Chester Moon pouf, ddcnyc.com

If you really like this quilted look, you can get a sofa and armchair in the style as well. 

Coffee tables in tempered glass and mixed metal, $2,390 (small); $3,730 (large) 

Haumea coffee table, ddcnyc.com

These mixed metal and glass tables come in different sizes and heights for varied uses.

A swivel chair with a small footprint, $4,422

BAO, ddcnyc.com

This rotating chair, which has saddle leather on the back, also enables easy conversation. 

A standing lamp for reading or setting a mood, $3,060

Oscar floor lamp, ddcnyc.com

Its silhouette echoing the chandelier above, this lamp's globe is adjustable. 

An extra-long sofa with lots of pillows, $14,245

Anderson Quilt sofa, ddcnyc.com

The same sofa in two different fabrics anchor the large space. A stylish detail is Peltro color die-cast metal legs with anti-touch extra-glossy finish.