It's a fact: Athena Calderone is a curator of all things gorgeous. Her breathtaking home decor, delicious recipes, and eye for style inspired her to create EyeSwoon, a hub for home and food inspiration. Now, It Girl Calderone will be taking us to New York's need-to-know spots and introducing us to the coolest people around. This article was originally published on November 20.
I have been living at One Brooklyn Bridge two years, but we finally signed the contracts to sell our apt! Yay! I love my actual apartment: The layout and waterfront views are spectacular, but this particular area of Brooklyn Heights was just too isolated for my family. And, frankly, we missed the community in Dumbo.
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Had we been more patient, I know it will be incredible once the Brooklyn Bridge Park is completed and retail moves in, but we just wanted more immediate action. Also, I desperately needed an organic market outside my door where i can pick up fresh produce, fish, or meat regularly, without having to hop in the car.
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