Name: Elyse Nelson and Joseph Costa
Location: Manhattan, New York
Size: 830 square feet
Years lived in: 10 months, renting
After trading in their quaint walk-up in Cambridge, Massachusetts for a cookie-cutter apartment in Manhattan, Elyse and her husband Joe longed for the character of their former pre-war digs. What they now lack in crown moldings, they've tried to make up for with what Elyse dubs "bookish warmth."
from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/house-tour-an-art-historians-new-york-apartment-245258