duly noted: ny botanical gardens.
April 27, 2012
PHOTOGRAPHY BY PATRICKMCMULLAN.COM
Sports: America’s favorite pastime. But while we may or may not be rooting for a certain Miami team in the NBA playoffs tomorrow afternoon, we’re happy to leave the hard work of actually playing the court or the field to the professionals. We’re decidedly better at a different kind of high-impact (on your wallet) sport: shopping. And last night, we went to the Super Bowl when we got a sneak peek at the offerings at the 20th Anniversary of the New York Botanical Gardens’ Antique Garden Furniture Show. On top of the absolutely gorgeous pieces from antique powerhouses like Fleur, Barbara Israel, Côté Jardin and others, the backdrop of lush flowers and flawless green landscaping provided by the garden makes it worth trading in your couch or bleacher seat for a trip to the Bronx. The show only runs through the weekend, so be sure to get there early to check out some of our favorite spaces, which we’re sharing with you here: