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Something Different 18

As I meander through my internal miasma, the blog stays noir–more accurately noir/blanc–with another set of screen shots from the NYC Municipal Archives, this time all 1940s  . 206 more words


6,603 Miles to Tierra del Fuego

It’s been over two years since I’ve updated this thing. In those two years I’ve changed careers and countries, moved from a city by the sea to a city on a lake, reunited with old friends and made wonderful new ones. 377 more words


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moment grows

Maritime Sunday once more washes ashore.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

A short post today, with a single shot depicting the Franklin Reinauer and Dace Reinauer tugs in port at Erie Basin in Red Hook, Brooklyn. 88 more words

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A Very Brooklyn Engagment

I’ve been holding out on you a little bit– there’s something I haven’t told you yet… back in February, Becoming Brooklyn got engaged! It’s all very exciting, and I’m currently planning a very Brooklyn wedding that I’ll probably keep you updated on over the next year or so (if you’ve got recos, please let me know, by the way). 297 more words

Jeweler Caitlin Mociun's "Romance" with Diamonds Began in a Red Hook Jewlery Shop

Like a first kiss or crush, everyone remembers their first diamond infatuation, be it their mother’s Deco engagement ring, the perfect pair of Tiffany studs or Elizabeth Taylor’s jaw-dropping collection (which fetched a whopping $156,756,576  … 462 more words


Object Du Desir-A fabulous ring by Erie Basin

My recent ”object du desir” consists of a massive 1940s citrine cocktail ring with a particularly nice mount in rose gold with hand carved filigree details. 75 more words

Objet Du Desir