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Old Chair, New Life, Part II

To read part I of our reupholstery project, click here. Voila! After stripping the chair of its dated fabric, we began the tedious process of stapling our new fabric to the chair’s frame. We chose a coral chevron fabric for the chair to both inject a […]

Old Chair, New Life, Part I

Don’t you love it when you spend months—months!—searching for the perfect chair, rug, curtains, dishes, coffee table (whatever!) and then suddenly it appears when you’re least expecting it, for a fraction of the price? That’s exactly what happened to us a couple of months ago. We’d […]

A “Beach-Front” Bedroom

One of the ways we keep our tiny apartment interesting is to make sure each space has its own unique feel. Our bedroom, bathed in natural sunlight, has taken on the feel of a beach house. We wanted something else for our wall evoking the same […]

Weekday Project: A Rustic Restoration

One of the most surprising things about living in ultra-expensive New York City is how often you can find amazing things for free. Some of the best finds in our apartment—many of our books, our rickety old bar cart, our mid-century credenza—were either snatched off the […]

Spring Tasting Dinner in Photos

A few more shots of Sunday’s dinner. Unfortunately, we were too busy having a good time to shoot a lot of photos of our guests—but that’s how it should be. Thank you again to everyone for their support and kind comments! – Laura and Ryan