591 Washington – Condominium Development Prospect Heights, Brooklyn The brief was to re-imagine a condo building which already had foundations in place. The old plans had proposed 6 duplexed one bedroom units. We redesigned the plans with generous full floor two bedroom layouts accommodating 5 units in the same footprint.
Prasse Townhouse – Brownstone renovation Prospect heights, Brooklyn . This project is a dream come true! A house for a young family of four in Brooklyn – in many ways a typical project and in other ways so atypical. This is my own home with my husband Tobias and our 2 kids. Truly the most enjoyable projects, but also the most pressurizing one – since we all know designers/architects have big ideas and small budgets. We bought the house with understanding that […]
Lulu & Po – Small restaurant renovation Fort Greene, Brooklyn After much discussion with clients Matt and Po, we developed a concept to achieve a Brooklyn/ local/ home grown vibe but still maintain a well curated look that is uncommon. Just like the food being served! The main ingredient in the design is the sophisticated yet simple material palette. Exposed concrete, wood and classic subway tiles all meet in a small space to create a harmonizing effect. We layout the […]
Harlem Townhouse – Brownstone renovation Harlem, New York . Formerly an SRO, this historic brownstone renovation in Harlem preserves many original architectural details while infusing the spaces with modern, energetic elements creating light-filled, open and airy spaces! The owner’s painstakingly restored buried woodwork pieces while keeping the patina of time and then inserted them carefully throughout the home without overwhelming the design. Recovered pocket doors were paired with contemporary hardware to bring back their functionality. The layout is an open […]
Bija Yoga Studio Clinton hill, Brooklyn Bija Kids Yoga Studio in Brooklyn is probably one of our favorite projects – it’s definitely close to our hearts since we knew most of the kids (mine included) who would be using the space. Lauren, the director had a clear vision and we decided to develop a simple, clean palette that is urban but also calming and nurturing. We carved out two studios and a reception area from the original single space. The studios […]
Waverly Townhouse – Brownstone renovation Clinton hill, Brooklyn We helped our friends Dany and Mitch with the gut renovation of their now beautiful townhouse in Clinton Hill neighborhood in Brooklyn. Dany runs the Kinder Design Factory on the top floor of the building and you can see crazy cool objects all over the place. Mitch automated the entire house. Check out Insight Onsite.