Vintage Design 101 – From Dwell Magazine March 2012

This article from Dwell is fantastic- I couldn’t have said it better myself… An Introduction to Buying Vintage Design (Dwell/March 2012/Diana Budds) We’ve all been there, gazing enviously at a friend’s broken-in leather Brazilian chair or peering at the perfect parabolic curve of a 1960s Castiglioni Arco lamp. but instead of spotting that mid-century bargain … Continue reading

Where we find treasure

I’m a trash picker. Or rather I should say a “discarded items collector”. Let me elaborate. I have the good fortune to live in one of the prettiest neighborhoods in all of Brooklyn. The tree-lined streets, elaborate flowerbeds, miles of endless brownstone all decorate my daily commute. I’ve called Brooklyn my home for almost 9 … Continue reading