Business strategist and creative coach Cyndie Spiegel has always adored her Fort Greene, Brooklyn apartment. The energy of the neighborhood — paired with the studio’s modern amenities and lofted feel —make the space a perfect fit for her.
Sarah Coffey first visited the Carroll Gardens neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY while covering a home makeover for Apartment Therapy. Vibrant, charming and filled with an abundance of brownstones, the area had Sarah immediately hooked. After the project wrapped, she would fantasize about moving there, not sure if it would ever actually happen — but it did. Her chance came when two close friends bought a three-story brownstone in the neighborhood and were on the hunt for a tenant. Needless to…
Sizable Style on the Smaller Side: A Manhattan Studio
The daybed’s backrest was re-covered in an exotic fabric to balance the mid-century hits: Kristalia tables used in lieu of a coffee table, a Poul Kjærholm chair that Riesco brought in to break up matching vintage armchairs, and a Saarinen side table.