Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
There was a lot of controversy when papers reported on the plight of 58 East 126th Street in the past weeks but that still has not helped neighbors halt the demolition of the century-old brownstone. A Bespoke reader snapped the above photo this morning which shows the demo crew on site and inside the property on the historic residential block by the East Harlem border of Central Harlem. This neighborhood located between Madison and Park is one of those rare areas in Manhattan that has brownstones completely intact on both sides of the street but now there will be empty lot in the near future. The block association has been trying to reach out to the owner for years now and even considered buying the property but any communication was met by silence. Read more about the battle to save 58 East 126th Street in the New York Times: LINK