househuntinginparis asked: I've never been thrifting in NYC. Any favorite thrift or consignment stores to recommend in Manhattan? Any type of lowbrow auction houses similar to the ones here in France? Thanks!
This built-in antique cupboard runs the entire length of the kitchen. It was one of several things that made me fall in love with the place. But I never liked the wood finish on it. In photos it looks pretty good, but in real life it was kind of nasty. The bottom doors are different woods and looked like bad teeth because the colors vary from brown to gray- brown. There are people who are...
Anonymous asked: Hi - I love your posts. I'm thinking of getting my own kitchen from ikea as well. I am curious - are you going to install your own wall cabinets, or have someone else do it? Did you use the installation service they have at the store? Also, where did you get that adorable water cooler in the corner of the photo?
Anonymous asked: Hi, I found your flick set last year and I loved how you did the townhouse so much that I thought I would revisit and see if you had any other renovations planned and I found your tumbler pages. I guess I'm in luck, I'll keep checking back often. I really wanted to ask you about the kitchen benchtops that you used in the townhouse. I wondered if you used timber or if you used a...
househuntinginparis asked: I know you're not bragging about your Good Will/Salvation Army finds! I like that feature, thrifting is the one thing I really miss here in Paris though the auctions at Drouot are a nice substitute.