Monthly Archives: May 2010

Hot Tub…time machine

{Rebecca June} This bathtub brings me back to Victorian times.  It has to be the new claw foot tub because it is so timeless.  Yet it also conjures up the images of the plain tin tubs that were on the … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires Beauty

{Design Sponge} A good friend of mine was just talking about how much he enjoys the architecture of the older buildings in the Caribbean and the Mediterranean.  This Buenos Aires loft is neither of those, but I do think it … Continue reading

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Ohoh…San Francisco

{Abby Sharp, Lolita} Who doesn’t love the steep – both geographically and in cost – Bay Area, especially in the summertime when the skies are blue and there is just a little less fog than at the opposite end of the … Continue reading

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Window Dance

{Abby Sharp} Thank you, Abby Sharp, for showing me that fashion design and architecture (and women and window dancing?) are so related after all these years.  Although, I’m glad my mother hasn’t seemed to notice.

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{Design Sponge} I am quite possibly obsessed with Jen Mankins apartment in Brooklyn.  Who says electic is bad?  It works, it looks lived in, it looks like home!

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A Shoestring Budget Catskills Home

{The New York Times} The NYT appropriately named their article “A Second Home, a Starter Budget.”  This Brooklyn couple redecorated this Catskills house on a deadline – it had to be done by their wedding date.  Since they couldn’t afford … Continue reading

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Wishlist

Tomorrow I am going under the knife, so this is my Friday-came-early post that should last through the weekend. Is this a dream property? Well, it’s my dream property, or one of them at least.  This estate has 607 beautiful, … Continue reading

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