Yes that is toile and yes that same guy who rapped about brass monkeys and funky monkeys created it.
So What'Cha Want? I want his Tord Boontje Blossom Chandelier. It's made of Swarovski crystals and LED lights and it's simply gorgeous.
Okay, now this bathroom is where I can see a Beastie Boy writing some kick-ass rap lyrics on the wall. Another glorious Tord Boontje hanging light fixture completes the look.
Go check out the rest of Mr. Diamond's wonderfully designed Brooklyn town house at NYTimes. I'm just getting over the fact Mike D designs toile and now discovered by reading the article that he is also a dad of two and living in the suburbs! You go Mike D.