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2014 apartment tours
2013 apartment tours
Loft in the West Village
Newlyweds Jeff Fazio and Paul Salkind show off their mood-boosting abode, splashed with florals and bright colors.
2BR in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn
Bee Raw founders Marissa and Zeke Freeman found a space that could grow along with their family and business.
1BR in the West Village
Alaina Gurwitz, managing director of real-estate firm Good Property, lets us peek at her sun-soaked pad.
Two-bedroom loft in Soho
Leila Shams, fashion designer and star of the Style Network reality series City Girl Diaries, gives us a tour of her modern, clutter-free pad.
2BR railroad in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Artsy couple Jan and Vanessa use found nature objects, travel souvenirs, gifted artwork and furniture discovered on the street to decorate their abode on a budget.
2BR railroad in Greenwood Heights, Brooklyn
Fringe Salon hairstylist Jessica “Ruby” Whalen turned her abode into a retro, technicolor retreat.
1BR in the East Village
Marketing director Amanda Barlow seamlessly blends pinup culture with Día de los Muertos references.
3BR in Park Slope, Brooklyn
Travel souvenirs and paintings from artist-friends make globe-trotter Bill Shumaker’s brownstone feel like a truly personal space.
2BR in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Interior designer Jessica De Kler incorporates family photos, heirlooms and artwork to make her condo feel like home.
Studio in Park Slope, Brooklyn
Eponymy boutique owner Andrea Miller mixes heirloom antiques with modern staples in her timeless abode.
2012 apartment tours
Studio in the East Village
Painter John Serdula uses his NYC studio apartment as a gallery for his ever-growing, rotating art collection.
1BR in Murray Hill
Couple Kate Cummings and Griffin Stenger use their combined design skills to create an eclectic abode.
3BR in Brooklyn Heights
Newlyweds Stuart Post and Chris Kelley use flea-market finds and friends’ artwork to adorn their midcentury-style abode.
3BR in the West Village
A geek-chic fashion designer details how she created her feminine, glamorous pad on a budget.
2011 apartment tours
2BR in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn
It always feels like Valentine's Day in this artsy couple's vibrant love nest, decked out with drawings, photos and sentimental souvenirs of their relationship.
1BR in Kensington, Brooklyn
Musicians Anath Benais and Pablo Vergara create an exotic wonderland of flea-market finds and worldly treasures.
4BR on the Upper West Side
Art buyer Hannah Flora proves you don't need a big budget to create eye-popping decor.