#brooklyn Stories

In Fort Greene, Old European Influences Coalesce at Theodora

A sun-drenched bar, chef-owner Tomer Blechman’s fresh Mediterranean flavors, and a tasteful mix...

Dan Kiley, America’s Premier Landscape Architect, Comes Into Focus

A retrospective spotlighting the most distinguished projects from the “Le Corbusier of...

Designer Of The Day
Designer Of The Day: Lyon Porter

Lyon Porter’s unconventional career path includes pit stops in professional hockey, New York City

The Domino Sugar Refinery Enters a New Era

The historic Brooklyn factory has wrapped up a $2.5 billion renovation, a tricky undertaking that...

Penny Williamsburg Buzzes With Local Delights

The buzzy Brooklyn neighborhood’s latest hotel fixture is an ode to everything that makes the...

Deux Chats Brings Art Nouveau Elegance to Williamsburg

With grand seafood towers, fanciful details, and a dramatic hand-painted tile bar, the latest from...

Project Spotlight
Juniper Brings Hospitality Vibes to Its New Showroom in Manhattan

Housed inside the shell of a 19th-century cast-iron building in Soho, the lighting designers...

Inside Wandering Barman, the World’s First Cocktail Brew Pub

The newly opened Brooklyn haunt offers 40 taps of craft on draft, from original pre-fixed cocktails

Opening Shot
Ace Hotels Channels Le Corbusier at Its New Brooklyn Outpost

Drawing on the venerated modernist’s creative workspace refuge, Le Cabanon, the brand opens in...

America’s Industrial Past Offers a Vision of Its Post-Mall Future

A clutch of locations across the country in post-industrial locations across have been transformed...

Project Spotlight
A Day Inside Brooklyn’s Sleekest Coworking Space

Nestled into Sunset Park's Industry City, Camp David feels less like an antiseptic cubicle farm...

A Redwood in Hudson Yards? With Stickbulb’s “Chime,” It’s More Likely Than You Think

Just in time for ICFF, where the upcycled fixture will debut.

Need to Know: Shant Madjarian, Juniper Design, Founder & President

"Juniper likes to ride that line between conscious and subconscious design. It’s the place I...

A London Design Studio Brings the Psychological Experience of a City to Life

United Visual Artists teamed up with Brooklyn creative space A/D/O by MINI to mount a site-specific

Visit This Modular System of Revolving Mirrored Columns

On view at Brooklyn creative space A/D/O by MINI, “Spirit of the City” is a poetic...

Designer of the Day: Daniel DuGoff

The New York designer on making clothes guys love, eating cookies, and his respect for Gordon...

Brooklyn’s Cult Homeware Shop Comes to Manhattan

The Primary Essentials launches a sister location with wares by an increasingly international...

Designer of the Day: Katie Stout

The Brooklyn designer on work that makes you feel good naked, naïve pop, and her current show at R

First Look: Baltic

A new residence in Brooklyn’s Park Slope neighborhood brings modern appeal to its historic...

Eks and the City

The star of Bravo reality show Million Dollar Listing New York gets poetic about his adopted

Predicting the Future at A/D/O

At Brooklyn’s A/D/O, a recent conference focused on utopian (and dystopian) design.

Urban Space
Making A Transit System More Habitable

A Brooklyn-based firm rethinks bus stations in the Philippines to accommodate local conditions.

DapperQ Brings Queer Style to New York Fashion Week

The brand's fashion show at the Brooklyn Museum had style that looked beyond menswear and...

AHA Front Brings Life to Dumbo

Online store AHA Life opened its first physical location in the Brooklyn neighborhood and designer...

A Brooklynite Takes His Urban Bed and Breakfast Concept to Music City

Urban Cowboy founder Lyon Porter opens a new Nashville stay.

The Ugly Face of 60 Water Street

One development under the Brooklyn Bridge is a stain on an otherwise elegant neighborhood.

Southwestern Design Meets Art Deco at This B&B

A Brooklynite takes his urban bed and breakfast concept to Nashville.