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About littletownbigcity

I'm an arts educator, working in NYC and living in NJ with my husband and turtle. Follow along as my husband Mike and I venture through buying and designing our first home in a small town in NJ, about 30 minutes outside of Manhattan.

Interior Preview

It looks like we’ll finally be moving to our new house within a couple of weeks.  Final inspections are scheduled for Tuesday.  Here are a few interior shots, in progress. Kitchen Powder Room Living Room Dining Room Office Master Bath … Continue reading

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Almost there.

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Stone

Due to a series of miscommunications we have been waiting to pick out our counter top material for the last few weeks.  Since we have two different shades of cabinets we have been considering getting two different counter top materials. … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Pulls vs Knobs

Here are a few images of the new kitchen. Here is a shot of the butler’s pantry. These cabinets will be switched to the dark brown color. One of my favorite parts about the 1st floor is this built in … Continue reading

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Rockin’ The Suburbs

If you want to jump to the time lapse video, click here to skip the details. We got a new house today, y’all! What an amazing day.  We arrived at the property at around 7:30am and the awesome crane operator … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is the big day!

House set is tomorrow.  We can’t wait! Check back soon for pictures.

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Magic Modular

We visited the factory yesterday to check out our house “on the line”.  It was really surreal to see these rooms that we have been looking at on a floor plan come to life.  Since we are building modular, the … Continue reading

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