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Is This The Dreamiest NYC Rooftop?

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    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.
    As the long-awaited summer reveals itself with warmer temperatures and bright, sunny skies, Iā€™m increasingly lured outside.

    Having outdoor space in New York City is a luxury that I appreciate crazy amounts. To be able to grill on warm nights, relax with a book at sunset, plant herbs, and gather around the fire pit into the fall, that pretty much sums up swooning for me.

    Designing and executing my garden layout and plantings was both exciting and time-consuming, and thinking about how I wanted to use the space was key. Let me take you through my process.

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