Modern Vintage in Manhattan.

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Well, this is cool! A long time blog reader and Homepolish designer, Casey DeBois, contacted me about featuring this apartment on the blog. Alexis, her client, moved here several months ago from Miami, FL.  The apartment is a landmark building which is rumored to have housed the Rolling Stones early in their careers. The hits Sympathy for the Devil and Paint it Black were supposedly penned within … [Read more...]

Design // Eros by Angelo Mangiarotti

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  Angelo Mangiarotti was born in Milan, Italy in 1929 and died in 2012. He was a renown and celebrated architect, designer and urban planner, one of the most influential Italian designers of the 20th Century. He graduated from the Architecture School of Politecnico di Milano in 1948. He moved to the United States in 1953 and started working in Chicago as a visiting professor for … [Read more...]

Eskayel at ABC.

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The other day, I was making one of my biannual browsing trips at ABC Home, when I noticed that Eskayel, purveyor of gorgeously rorschach watercolor print wallpaper and fabric, has a new line of furniture consisting of sofas, chairs and poofs. I thought they were cool, snapped a few photos, albeit with an iPhone and came home to tell you about it. I think the sofa is awesome. The only … [Read more...]

PSA: New Jersey Vintage.

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Things I saw in NJ antique stores that need your attention: 1. These table and chairs set was only $600. Each CHAIR sells for $1500 online. So someone go buy this. NOW. … [Read more...]

Shop Talk: Matter Matters.

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A few weeks ago I was downtown with Cookie and we decided to pop in to Matter. Matter is a New York City based gallery, showroom, and manufacturer, representing a refined selection of national and international contemporary design. The brand is revered as a resource for detecting what lies beyond the horizon in the realm of design. Architects and interior designers around the world look to Matter … [Read more...]

ASH NYC

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This week I had the priveldge of meeting Ari Heckman and Will Cooper, (introduced by our mutual friend Sara Cooper) founders of the design and development group ASH New York City. I also toured their ASH pop up shop. You may recognize their clean but edgy work from Lonny and other publications. The two have an interesting NYC story. Ari worked in real estate development, and having grown up with a … [Read more...]