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Why Do Designers Have Designs in Brooklyn?

Sixteen years ago Roberto Gill, the founder and owner of CASA Kids Design Company, moved from TriBeca to Brooklyn because his rent was too high. He discovered he was not alone. Brooklyn has become a magnet for designers —173 new design firms were launched in Brooklyn between 2001 and 2009—the latest available data, according to […]

Tristan Fitch

Tristan Fitch, 40, was flipping through an archeology book when he came across an image that spoke to him and he knew instantly that he wanted it tattooed on him. Something “clicked” when he saw the griffin, a mythical creature with the body of lion and an eagle’s head and wings. He later discovered, after […]