Archive for the ‘interiors’ Category

JEFF MADALENA’S BROOKLYN HOME ON REMODELISTA

Photographs by Paul Ober The last time we got a look inside OAK co-founder Jeff Madalena’s Brooklyn brownstone was a little over three years ago in our In The House series, and then again as […]

IN THE HOOD: DELAWARE AND HUDSON

An overcast December afternoon made for the perfect day to stop by Delaware and Hudson on North 5th and Bedford for lunch. Chef Patti Jackson’s recently opened restaurant already boasts a Michelin star, and now […]

IN THE HOOD: LUCY’S VIETNAMESE KITCHEN IN BUSHWICK

Erin wears the Rebel Jacket in Dusk outside Lucy’s Named after head chef Johnny Huynh’s grandmother, Lucy’s Vietnamese Kitchen in Bushwick serves up classic Vietnamese dishes with an “edgy flare that reflects the adaptations of […]

IN THE HOOD: LELLA ALIMENTARI IN WILLIAMSBURG

  By Conor Riley   From the people behind Union Pizza Works in Bushwick, and former co-owners of Saraghina in Bed-Stuy, comes the the new coffee shop/mini-market Lella Alimentari, or simply, LA. Opened literally two […]

IN THE HOOD: BLACK FLAMINGO

  By Conor Riley   A street-level lounge/bar meets basement dance party? Count us in. The recently opened Black Flamingo in Williamsburg is the best of both worlds when it comes to nightlife. What’s more […]

IN THE HOOD: 12 CHAIRS CAFE IN SOUTH WILLIAMSBURG

  By Conor Riley   Founded over a decade ago as a small coffee shop in SoHo, 12 Chairs Cafe has expanded to a full menu of Israeli cuisine, and now has two locations: MacDougal […]

IN THE HOOD: FREEHOLD IN SOUTH WILLIAMSBURG

  By Conor Riley   Freehold, designed to give off the vibe of a hotel lobby without the hotel (see their #NoRooms tag on Instagram), is the newly opened bar/coffee-shop/freelancer paradise on South 3rd and […]

IN THE HOOD: ISA

  Photographs courtesy of ISA   One of our favorite restaurants in Brooklyn – and location of our 2014 Holiday Party – is ISA on Williamsburg’s South Side. Aside from a delicious assortment of food […]

MIXED MEDIUM: PAUL MPAGI SEPUYA

  By Dez’Mon Omega Fair Interview by Conor Riley Photographs courtesy of Paul Mpagi Sepuya UCLA’s Graduate Open Studios on Saturday offered a range of creative expression; from hand drawings to installation and performance all […]

STUDIO SESSION / IN THE HOUSE: KORE SWIM

  KORE swim is owned by sisters Nicole and Jessica Tracy. Nicole is head of marketing, operations and sales, and Jessica (whose studio and living space is pictured here) is the brand’s creative director and […]

MIXED MEDIUM: MATT TIERNEY

By Conor Riley My friend Matt lives in a studio with high ceilings and tons of light right off the Graham L train in Williamsburg. Anyone who lives in Brooklyn knows that this find is […]

IN THE HOOD: CONCORD HILL IN WILLIAMSBURG

  One of our new favorite lunch and dinner spots is Concord Hill on Graham Ave. in Williamsburg. Taking over the old Sel De Mer, a certain freshness washes over you when you walk into […]

IN THE HOUSE: TY MCBRIDE OF INTENTIONALLY __________

Photography by Brady Hammes Ty McBride has been a longtime friend of OAK. In fact, he sold shoes to us way back when we had our first location on Ainslie Street in Brooklyn. He recently […]

IN THE HOOD: DESNUDA IN ALPHABET CITY

Desnuda, the tiny East Village wine bar that seats about 14, is great for an after work drink, date night, or a night cap. Their menu is a unique take on Latin American food, including […]

STUDIO SESSION: SYDNEY BROWN

Photography by Eddie Chacon Sydney Brown‘s studio, currently located in the Glassell Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, is an atelier that consists of offices, a wood room, and the main production space of the designer. […]

STUDIO SESSION: COQUI COQUI PERFUMERY

Coqui Coqui was born by the charm of the Yucatan Peninsula, and the tropical aromas of this setting inspired the creation of the Coqui Coqui Perfumery. Imagine a dive into a heavenly place, caressed by […]

IN THE HOOD: MILK & ROSES IN GREENPOINT

While the winter has been pretty mild so far in NYC, the cold is coming, and it’s coming fast. It’s that time of year where when staying in isn’t an option, we like to find […]

IN THE HOOD: GREENPOINT FISH & LOBSTER

Nassau Ave in Brooklyn keeps getting better with the addition of Greenpint Fish & Lobster right down the street from OAK. Part fish market, part raw bar and part general store, Greenpoint Fish & Lobster […]

STUDIO SESSION: FFIXXED

One of our favorite additions to OAK stores this season is ffiXXed. Their versatile collection of women’s and men’s styles take inspiration from cities and cultures around the world, with the design collective currently based […]

IN THE HOOD: THE LAST BOOKSTORE IN DTLA

By Kaley Giovinazzo Built in 1902 as Crocker Bank by John Parkinson, The Last Bookstore on 5th & Spring in DTLA, it is one of the 23 designated historical buildings in the city. After being […]

IN THE HOOD: SCALINO G.P. IN GREENPOINT

One of our favorite lunch spots is Scalino G.P., right down the street from OAK 55 Nassau Ave. The sister restaurant of Scalino in Park Slope, Scalino G.P. While their $10 any pasta and mixed […]

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