building new castles every day

old apartments

In I like on June 13, 2010 at 9:00 AM

My sister and her boyfriend are making the move from East Van to the Granville/Broadway neighbourhood.

I like the older, well-maintained apartment buildings of this area. The years of new paint jobs layered over wall wire casings. The aged grouting between ceramic tiles. The odd placing of power outlets.

I’m excited for Sam and their new place of carpetless floors, white walls, large windows and fireplace. So excited that I couldn’t help documenting my friend’s bachelor place at Hemlock and 12th.

cardamom pods, cloves and cinnamon bark for homemade chai tea

glass cupboards

sneaky outlets

walk-up closet

bay windows and bench seats with storage (or bike parking)

hardwood floors and grandma’s trunk.

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