East Village Brownstone industrial-bedroom
 

East Village Brownstone

East Village Brownstone, designed by Bill Peterson, Architect.

Photographed by John Hill
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http://www.bill-peterson.com

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winklersl wrote:
Is the quilt nailed directly to the wall? Are those upholstery nails? - Love it. I have some Amish-made quilts I have been trying to figure our how to innovatively hang.
   Comment   July 11, 2012
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Cynthia Taylor-Luce
Please don't nail your quilt to the wall! Hand sew a channel of fabric on the back of your quilt at the top. Stop the channel about an inch from the edge on both sides. Slide a thin lattice strip of wood through the channel and secure the two ends of the wood into the wall invisibly. You can find instructions and pictures (likely) on quilting websites, but this is what you're looking for.
July 11, 2012 at 10:53AM   
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thanks!!
July 21, 2012 at 6:24AM   
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doublecrochet wrote:
where did you get the crochet box?
   Comment   January 24, 2014
Nori Heikkinen wrote:
Beautiful lamps! Where are they from?
   Comment   July 24, 2013

What Houzz contributors are saying:

The master bedroom on the second floor benefits from the south-facing back of the building. The room is decorated with a mixture of furnishings that plays off the historical brownstone and the East Village's more recent past as the center of New York punk music. The first is evident in the 19th-century parlor mirror and quilt of the same period; the headboard is custom, picking up on the old quilt. The second is found in the framed T-shirt, an original from the Fillmore East, where many punk bands got their start in the 1970s.The curtains bridge (the more recent) old and new: The Sweet Dreams Security curtain looks like a standard metal security shutter but is a high design that was exhibited as part of the Museum of Modern Art's "Safe" show in 2005 and 2006. That pattern is echoed in the original Bauhaus accordion wall lamps on either side of the bed.

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Accordion light
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crocheted box
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beautiful room
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Love the quilt
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Modern with quilt in bedroom
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Head board and quilt.
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I like this Quilt- check out Anthropologie for quilts or the guestbedroom
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I really like this mirror
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like it! and the quilt
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quilt panels as head board.
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framed teashirt
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Good idea for headboard. Can upholster a cut to size plywood board & upholster it with decorative quilt. Voila, affordable headboard!
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interesting combo/design
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We COULD transfer the gilded mirror downstairs...?!
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