From jewel-toned velvets and brightly colored tile to curved furniture and archways, the stark minimalist spaces of the last decade are ceding ground to warmer, more luxurious design.
Plaster walls with a mottled texture are increasingly popping up in brownstone renovations -- from powder rooms to kitchens to accent walls.
Original doors are the focal point of a brownstone or row house facade, but many have been damaged or lost over the years.
A sculptor by training, Andrej Urem started making candles five years ago in a 100-square-foot studio in Gowanus.
Though more high-end renovations are including them, elevators are still a rarity in brownstone Brooklyn, even in neighborhoods with multiple renovations on each block.
The joy of completing a major renovation can quickly turn to dismay if rodents decide to move in along with you.
Kim Brown, a fine artist, quit her full-time job as a lawyer four years ago and opened the Greenpoint gallery two years later to reconnect with her art work.
Fall is the perfect time to give your yard, garden or window boxes a seasonal refresh.
Figuring out where to squeeze central air conditioning in a century-old brownstone or townhouse can be perplexing even for the most seasoned renovators, especially when the original walls are remaining intact.
Interior designer Alissa Selling preserves the essence of the old Moon River space while updating it for a therapy practice.