My Favorite Things: Andy Trivers

 In Culture, Interviews

The St. Louis architect whose firm is behind the design of such projects as the Old Post Office renovation, the Westin Hotel at Cupples Station and the Crescent in Clayton gives us a peek into what leaves him inspired, sated and entertained.


Local Restaurant Bar Italia

Breakfast Oatmeal

Neighborhood Hangout Kaldis (DeMun)

Drink of Choice Heineken

Dessert Anything with nuts

Grocery Store Schnucks and Whole Foods


Mag Subscription Vanity Fair, Newsweek, Architecture Record

Where I Live Overlooking Forest Park

What I Drive Audi A6

Pet Sadie, a Rotweiler/ Border Collie mix Essential

Gadget MP3 player

STL Home Store Centro Modern Furnishings

Furniture Designer Charles Eames

TV Show “Weeds”

News Source The New York Times

Radio NPR


Fashion Designer Ermenegildo Zegna Ties, Armani Accessory Eyeglasses. I have three pairs.

Currently Wearing Alain Mikli from Erkers.

Sneakers New Balance

Jeans Joes

Shoe Designer Prada

Clothing Stores St. Louis: Moris Fashions; New York: Barneys; Los Angeles: Fred Segal

Gemstone Emerald


Hairstylist Tony at Executive Salon

Hair Products Kenra Shine Spray

Workout Biking and swimming

Gym Wellbridge

Soap Olay

Toothpaste Colgate

Shampoo LOccitane


Film The Graduate

Architect Le Corbusier

Sanctuary Bedroom

Foreign City Paris, France

Room Palm Court at the Plaza, New York City

Vacation Any beach

Currently Reading The World Is Flat by Thomas Friedman

Local Artist Joan Hall

Music Electronic dance music

Astrological Sign Cancer/Leo Cusp



L’Occitane Shampoo

Shampoo of Choice


The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

Andy Trivers Wears Prada Shoes


Moris Fashions

Andy trivers’ STL Store of Choice


Prada Shoes

Andy Trivers Wears Prada Shoes



Andy Trivers’ Drink of Choice


Andy Trivers

He has good taste. Check out his favorite things


Photo credit: Portrait by Carmen Troesser

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