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.
This new wave of revitalization in Harlem is now bringing better quality restoration to the neighborhood and a missing cornice on a building is really not an option for many folks. We alway link this article for those interested in having a new cornice installed to replace a missing one on their townhouse. An average 20 foot cornice (without decorative mouldings) like the building at the right should run around $1,500 to replace in stamped steel. This in our opinion is much better option than nothing at all: LINK