Mike D in Brooklyn – New York Times
The New York Times did a piece in their Style section on Mike D’s townhouse in Brooklyn, NY. And, all of us who screamed “No Sleep til Brooklyn” in the middle of the night at some point in our lives (regardless of how close or far we were from Brooklyn), feel totally authenticated in his sweet BK style! Here are my favorite snapshots from the Times article!
Mike D of the Beastie Boys at home with his wife, Tamra, in their Brooklyn digs.
Bathroom Vanity – probably from a vintage piece. You can do anything with a sweet find – even put a sink in it!
Living room. I love this shot. I recognized the Missoni pouf (from their collection with Target) right away. I saw it in my old Boss’s house and was blown away when she told me Target! On the high-low, the chair across the way is a work by Patricia Urquiola.
TV room. A little heavy on the color palette, but super fun idea – I love a good projector show!
Reclaimed wood cladding in the kitchen – a Brooklyn Best Practice for commercial and residential!
Art, art, and more art. Want your friends to believe you when you claim you’re authentically anything? Buy the art to back yourself up. Whether it’s ebay, etsy, or a gallery, you’ll find something that reflects how you identify yourself and the world around you. Showcase it – once you have a collection together, it will speak to you like no other collection can!
Amaze-balls custom shelving by locals ESP Metal Crafts.
Bedroom. It’s always nice to know… Who would have guessed Mike D would sleep in a traditional design 4 poster bed?? Go figure – we all need a little history in our lives!