Nesting Inside an Indoor-Outdoor Luxury Cocoon

January 28, 2015

Cocooning Purple

One way to tolerate winter is to view it as a type of cocoon from which we emerge in the spring more beautiful and full of life. Another approach would be to hide under blankets in flannel pajamas until you find yourself … Read More…

Tent With a View: Camping on a New York City Rooftop

August 26, 2013

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Photo: Mark Roemisch

If you can bear to unplug for one night and forego a shower till the next day, want to meet new friends and enjoy panoramic sunrise and sunset skyline views, then consider camping out with Bivouac, a Read More…

Sun Shade in a Snap

January 28, 2013

mikasi-night

Mikasi in Swahili means scissors, which is descriptive of the Mikasi Sunscreen Tent’s design. The Sunscreen tent is both a stylish teepee for the nomadic urban wanderer and a shaded temporary backyard retreat for those who choose to stick around.

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A series of … Read More…

Urban Gardens Curates Very Short List

June 6, 2012


Opera, an über-luxurious mobile tent, was part of my curated piece for Very Short List. Photo: YSIN.

I was honored to be today’s curator for one of my favorite sites, Very Short List. It’s a cool daily e-mail that shares cultural Read More…

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