John Derian found and lovingly restored a dilapidated 1850s building in New York City’s East Village and in doing so thrilled me to my very soul.
Hey you guys, that’s not dirt in my house it’s a ‘patina’!
And now I can make a fortune selling ‘Pay Dirt’ – our own particular house-generated brand of dust and grey cat hair to New York City loft dwellers.
I have to admit though, that his house is GORGEOUS.
Full before and after slideshow here.
My back is much better today! It’s amazing what lack of chronic pain does to my mood.