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Paint Project – Stenciling Wallpaper with Chalk Paint

Our design firm (fringe) was hired to redesign the signature suites at The Lexington Hotel in NYC. One of the suites, The Godfrey, needed a masculine treatment to a bedroom wall…but we weren’t feeling a new wallpaper so we chose a Royal Design Stencil, mixed  Giverny & Napoleonic Blue and created our own! Here are […]

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The Tutorialist – Layered and Luxe

A friend of mine (& fellow decorative painter) asked about this finish today and I couldn’t believe I never posted the tutorial! Things have been really busy with {verdigreen} because of all the design work we’ve taken on, and it somehow slipped through the cracks…but this was a fan favorite for sure so here’s the […]

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The NEW COLORS have arrived!

Annie Sloan released THREE new colors this year and we finally have all of them in our possession at {verdigreen}! Earlier this Summer, Giverny (a bright, clean blue) graced us with its presence. Today, I received our very first shipment of Honfleur and Amsterdam Green! Honfleur is interesting because customers often ask for brown Chalk […]

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Free Friday – Sept 2016 – Music & Art

The wait is over! Fall is approaching and Free Friday is back! <3 Join us at {verdigreen} this Friday, September 23rd from 6-9pm for a night of local art and music. We are excited to feature John Ehlis as the melodious mood-maker for Jennifer Levine‘s {verdigreen} debut. Jennifer will be showing her new work painted entirely […]

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{verdigreen} nyc at NYFW

We had the pleasure (and honor) of sponsoring talented designer, Irina Shabayeva, for her New York Fashion Week show on Sunday. We met Irina because she was a neighbor to our East Village shop. She sampled some paint (she paints her lovely gowns) and promptly fell in love, as we all do, with Annie Sloan! […]

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Artist Spotlight: Jennifer Levine

Every so often, our shop brings us a connection that feels like magic. Truthfully, this happens more often than not. I have felt very fortunate over the past 6 years at the chance meetings that have materialized as a result of opening {verdigreen}. One such meeting was with local artist, Jennifer Levine. She came into […]

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Mudcloth Collection

Today we are sharing our latest –> the combination of casual textured textiles paired with luxe finishes on these painted and mudcloth upholstered antiques. Mudcloth is a hand-crafted fabric made in Africa with a story to tell.  We love using ethnic textiles on our vintage pieces like our Kilim rug chair here.  We feel each home should […]

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ReBlog: Graphite Walls <3

Do you follow Annie Sloan on social media – like Facebook? We do! We love seeing her inspiration pics, before & afters, and shares of others using her products. Today she shared these lovely photos from another blog – a Nordic Interior Design Brand called Sirlig – and we are obsessed with the simple yet […]

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East Village Tuesdays – Art Night at {verdigreen}

Thanks so much for coming to support our artist, Carrie Pradieu, and supporting your local art scene! We had such a fantastic time and were extremely pleased with the turn out. Sign up for our mailing list or follow us on Facebook and Instagram for updates on future events. Here are some photos of our […]

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Free Friday: A Night of Art – Jeff Musillo

Our first Free Friday of the year is just two weeks in! Woohoo for 2016! 🙂 We are hosting another “Night of Art” at our East Village location, this Friday, January 8th from 5-7pm. This time, we are showcasing local artist JEFF MUSILLO. His artwork is vibrant and emotive and we can’t wait to share […]

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Makers Market Time!

We had such a fantastic Small Business Saturday last year hosting the Makers’ Market at {verdigreen} so we are doing it again! Come to the Annual Makers’ Market to meet & support local artisans while treating yourself & buying one-of-a-kind hand-crafted gifts this holiday season. We have the BEST line-up of artists yet – we are so […]

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#shoplocal

We are so committed to supporting local business and small business…the handmade movement…the upcycling and rescuing vintage movement… that it has not only been our business model but also what feels good and right. This year spend Small Business Saturday with our collective neighborhood, our community, our family and continue to support your local makers:

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