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Brownstones

A row of brownstones on Lenox Ave between 122nd and 123rd streets in Harlem, New York City. The brownstones in this neighborhood were constructed in the late 1800s as Manhattan’s population expanded further and further north as the city was rapidly growing in size. 129 more words

Architecture

Authentic Brownstones Coming to Downtown St. Pete

Over the next few weeks, St. Pete Rising will publish a series of articles focused on three Downtown St. Pete projects by developer Steve Gianfilippo.  Today, we are thrilled to announce the Brownstones St Petersburg.  387 more words

News

The Insider: Gloss and Glamour in Park Slope

My recently re-inaugurated column for Brownstoner.com, the behemoth Brooklyn real-estate website, looks at how up-and-coming designer Tamara Eaton freshens up an exceptional Victorian brownstone, on the purchase of which the new homeowners had already blown their budget, with little more than paint and wallpaper. 7 more words

BROOKLYN

Funny What a Little Humidity Can Do for the Imagination

When I stepped outside yesterday morning, the air was heavy and warm, like a washcloth recently wrung. I hesitated on my stoop. I was, firmly, in Brooklyn, brownstoned and magnolia’ed, rust-painted steps beneath my feet, and across the street sprawled Lafayette Avenue Presbytarian, that giant ochre pile. 79 more words

Pavement Coffeehouse

Youngness: ★★★★☆                 Wildness: ★★★★☆                 Veganness: ★★★☆☆

Coffee, coffee, coffee. This place has amazing coffee. But more than that, it has an amazing atmosphere. From the street, you have to walk down a flight of stairs to get to the main entrance, like you’re walking into a hidden layout. 336 more words

Lunch

The View Outside My Home Office

A lot of rooms in our house are still in the transition phase. This includes my future home office space which is directly connected to our bedroom and used to be Axel’s nursery. 245 more words

Inspiration