{DIY} Dumpster Dive Kitchen Dresser

Meredith and The New Yorkie Dumpster Dive Kitchen Dresser / Bar

Earlier this month, Gwyneth found the Dumpster Dive find of the century on one of our Sunday afternoon walks. Most of the Dumpster Dive furniture we find and makeover is of the Ikea variety – and while we’re big believers in Ikea hacks, finding real wood furniture with great bones is a true treasure. After […]

{DIY} Dumpster Dive Dresser Inspiration

Dumpster Dive Dresser

If you saw last week’s post, you know that Gwyneth and I scored a major Dumpster Dive find outside our Nob Hill apartment! We’ve been working away at turning this beast into a beauty, and we can’t wait to share the finished piece with you! We’ve still got some work ahead of us, so today we’ve […]

{Update} Things Have Gotten Weird In San Francisco

Gwyneth

This month marks one year in San Francisco for the New Yorkies. It’s hard to believe it’s been almost a full year, and it’s even harder to believe that we made it this long. What we never shared with you was that Gwyneth and I didn’t fall for San Francisco the minute we hit the […]

{Beauty} Fresh Spring Routine – No Sleep Required

Olay Fresh Effects_1

With Spring in full bloom, Gwyneth and I have been busy making a fresh start across the board – flipping the closet so warm-weather pieces are front and center and giving the apartment a good Spring cleaning. As difficult as it is for these two serial hoarders, we managed to lighten our load when we […]

{Shop} What’s Not To Love?

Heart Print Fashion Picks

We adore them all, but if we have to choose, the  J. Crew Stationery Perforated Leather Clutch is our favorite heart-print pick for Spring. Plus, it’s an extra 30% off through April 27th with promo code GOSHOP. What’s not to love? 1. DvF Hanover Heart Print Modal Scarf | 2. J. Crew Stationery Perforated Leather Clutch | 3. Sophia […]

{Outfit} On-The-Go

Reebok Skyscape

When you live in a big city, you spend a fair amount of time on foot. The Vespa has been a serious life changer when it comes to commuting back and forth to work and exploring new parts of San Francisco, but for things like neighborhood errands, it just makes more sense to hike up […]

{Decor} Small Space Inspiration

Amplified Apartments Erin Souder’s Apartment

Earlier this week, our Nob Hill apartment was featured in Amplified Apartments, a regular series from the ForRent.com Blog. If you aren’t familiar with this small-space inspiration source, it’s definitely worth checking out. It has tons of tips for small space dwellers – from maximizing closet space, to creating a pantry when your apartment doesn’t have one to […]