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Brooklyn

  1. space of the week
    An Elegant Duplex Where Simple Moves Made a Big DifferenceThe owners of this lower-level unit in a Clinton Hill townhouse felt the developer’s tasteful renovation needed a tweak to jibe with their style.
  2. parenting
    A Class Riot Among the One Percent at Brooklyn’s Oldest Nursery SchoolWhat happened when Grace Church School decided to become a little less old-fashioned? Lots of parent-teacher drama.
  3. interior lives
    Artist Malene Barnett Takes Us Inside Her Caribbean-Inspired Brooklyn BrownstoneThe space is rich with color and art.
  4. tribes
    A Sunny Saturday at Brooklyn’s Most Instagrammable IntersectionTaking stock of the photogenic scene at the corner of Washington and Water Streets.
  5. space of the week
    A Spanking-New Dumbo Condo With Warmth and CharacterCaroline Grant and Dolores Suarez of Dekar Design turned this cookie-cutter apartment into a cheerful, cozy nest for a mother and her baby daughter.
  6. space of the week
    A Historic Brooklyn Townhouse With Some Very Modern InterventionsThis home in Prospect Lefferts Gardens manages to stay in character while getting some major upgrades to the kitchen, bathrooms, and living spaces.
  7. crime
    Two Cops Accused of Raping Teen Have Their Charges Dropped“It’s just a horrible message that they won’t prosecute a rape case against cops.”
  8. space of the week
    A Long-Awaited Renovation That Brings in the LightThis three-bedroom Prospect Heights prewar apartment was purchased in 2012, but not updated until last year.
  9. space of the week
    A Spectacular Waterfront Apartment, Customized for a Young FamilyArchitect West Chin made this Dumbo home where the views provide live entertainment 24/7 even better for her clients.
  10. space of the week
    An Adventurous Renovation for a Growing FamilyInterior designer Zach Motl took a bold approach decorating a classic prewar in Murray Hill in record time for clients expecting their first child.
  11. the hot duck
    Meet the Brooklyn DucboiTurns out, there are hot ducks in Brooklyn.
  12. space of the week
    A 19th-Century Firehouse Converted Into a Sleek, Modern HomeThe history of this three-story renovation in Boerum Hill starts with the Civil War and ends with a rooftop archery range and Japanese soaking tub.
  13. anti-semitism
    Ilana Glazer Event at Synagogue Canceled Over Violent, Anti-Semitic GraffitiHateful messages like “Die Jew Rats” were graffitied on Union Temple of Brooklyn in Prospect Heights ahead of the political event.
  14. space of the week
    An Updated Brooklyn Rowhouse That Preserves the Wildness Out BackThe elegantly lush backyard is very much the centerpiece of this Cobble Hill home.
  15. interior lives
    This Cobble Hill Townhouse Has a Two-Story Bookshelf, Moon Light, Climbing WallWith the collaboration of Leroy Street Studio and Brook Landscape, Olivia Song has created an oasis for her husband and two young boys.
  16. interior lives
    This All-Black Boerum Hill Firehouse Has a Live-in Archery RangeJulian LaVerdiere and Erica Hohf have transformed the second story into their home, fit with an archery range, Japanese soaking tub, and terrace.
  17. original video
    This Artist’s Giant Yarn Sculptures Explode With ColorArtist Liz Collins loves color so much she once ate a crayon. Now, she channels her artistic tendencies through larger-than-life textile sculptures.
  18. design hunting
    Art Lovers Will Appreciate This Lichtenstein-Adorned Gallery–Home HybridNo wood or marble was allowed.
  19. new york city
    Elaine Welteroth Speaks Out on Instagram About Uber Driver Misconduct“Too many of us deal with this kind of mistreatment daily,” she wrote afterward.
  20. women in film
    A Weekend for Female Directors in BrooklynThe Brooklyn Women’s Film Festival is “run by women, about women, and for everyone.”
  21. everything old
    Jemima Kirke Reportedly Hosted an Extremely Bleak Stoop SaleFor sale: Girls DVDs, never opened.
  22. crime
    The Dismembered Torso Found in a Brooklyn Park Has Been IdentifiedBrandy Odom had been missing for months.
  23. crime
    Woman’s Dismembered Torso Found in Brooklyn ParkThe woman’s body was found in Canarsie Park on Monday night by a woman walking her dog.
  24. design hunting
    Interior Lives: This Park Slope Townhouse Mixes Gucci, Malachite, and TargetTour this stunning Brooklyn home.
  25. space of the week
    A Cookie-Cutter Apartment, Transformed by Local Artisan WorksDesigner Amber Rogers turned this high-rise flat into a curated home with work from home-design makers around the city.
  26. gallery
    Giant Mural on Flatbush Avenue Captures the Brooklyn WayBrooklyn artist Katie Merz created a cartoonlike mural on a 12,500-square-foot city building.
  27. space of the week
    An Artist-Architect Breathes New Life Into a Brooklyn Row HouseShane Neufeld’s year-old firm recently completed its first major project — the renovation of a dilapidated home in Bed-Stuy for his family.
  28. gallery
    ‘Carry That Weight’ Artist Emma Sulkowicz Has a New Art ShowSee Emma Sulkowicz’s artwork in a Brooklyn greenhouse.
  29. new york beginnings
    The Brooklyn Bar Where Everybody’s Just Looking for LoveThe enduring charm of a dive bar where everyone feels like they might get laid.
  30. design hunting
    A Futuristic-Looking Brooklyn Loft That’s Steeped in NostalgiaDesigner Jenny Kirschner doesn’t believe in walls.
  31. new york beginnings
    The Park Slope ‘Blue Hat’ Incident, 10 Years LaterExamining a notorious moment in Brooklyn parenting.
  32. pta fashion
    This Season’s Must-Have Merch Comes From PTA MomsThe latest in Brooklyn elementary-school style.
  33. sexual assault
    This Hospital Reportedly Billed Sexual-Assault Survivors for Rape KitsNew York attorney general Eric Schneiderman announced a settlement with the hospital on Tuesday.
  34. design hunting
    How to Downsize Your Home Without Sacrificing StyleAn interior designer packed up her Palm Beach mansion and, after several moves, landed in a Brooklyn studio — scarcely changing her eclectic style.
  35. design hunting
    A Brooklyn House That Moves From One Stylish Family Member to the NextThis brownstone features original 1900 plasterwork, zingy paint treatments, and artwork from Uganda, Angola, and Zimbabwe.
  36. design hunting
    Brooklyn’s Favorite Wallpaper Designers Are Launching a Line of TextilesNick and Rachel Cope are turning their inky, gradient-hued wallpapers into fabrics for curtains, pillows, and upholstery.
  37. design hunting
    Rebuilt and Pared Down, This Brooklyn Brownstone Still Feels Like a ClassicA classic townhouse layout updated with modern structural underpinnings and an opened-up kitchen.
  38. design hunting
    The Brilliant Trick That Turned a Brooklyn Storefront Into a Modern Pied-à-TerreBuilding this vaguely retro, vaguely nautical box was “a way to maintain an open plan but still have a closed bedroom.”
  39. generation z
    The 2018 Winter Storm Names Are Extremely Gen-ZRaise your hand if you know 10 Aidens under age 5.
  40. space of the week
    A Sunny Brooklyn Home Designed for Booklovers and CatsBFDO Architects revamped this townhouse to suit a literary couple and their two inquisitive felines.
  41. parenthood
    I’m a City Mom But I’m Test-Driving the SuburbsNew York felt exhilarating. Then I had a baby.
  42. design hunting
    Tour a Modern Renovation of a Former Navy BoardinghouseA once-abandoned Boerum Hill building got stripped down to its bones and built back up again.
  43. space of the week
    A New Day-Care Center Blooms in BrooklynArchitect Dennis George and designers Anishka Clarke and Niya Bascom transformed an old thrift shop’s basement into a bright center for kids.
  44. hairy situations
    Man Buns Have Made It to the Cover of the New YorkerThe struggle of the man bun is now a New Yorker cartoon.
  45. design hunting
    These Brothers Designed Their Home With Goethe, Tolstoy, and Melnikov in MindEach room in this Carroll Gardens “dacha” has some very specific historic references.
  46. Fashion Says No to Brooklyn As Garment District Faces RezoningThe midtown Garment District may start looking very different.
  47. art and design 2017
    A Trip Into the Bead-Strewn Studio of a Whitney Biennial Artist“It’s inspiring because once I leave this room, there’s nowhere else that looks like this,” says Raúl de Nieve.
  48. best bets
    Bushwick’s New Beauty Bar, Tables With Animal Feet, and Miniaturized CitiesWhat’s new in New York stores.
  49. space of the week
    Tour Brooklyn’s Newest Ecofriendly Boutique HotelSustainable design with water views and a hydroponic wall garden.
  50. best bets
    Drake’s Streetwear Store, Sculptural Vases for Valentine’s Flowers, and MoreWhat’s new in New York stores.
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