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Stephen Milioti

July 23, 2007 |
Seven Hotels for Under $250 a Night. In New York.

Or so close it doesn’t matter.

September 29, 2014 |
Ask the Experts: The Cleaning Pro

“When was the last time you scrubbed your closet floor?”

May 13, 2014 |
I Just ... Spent One Year Turning a Cookie-Cutter Apartment Into a Family Sanctuary

Yuuki Kitada’s wholly reimagined Brooklyn three-bedroom.

May 13, 2014 |
Ask the Experts: The Antiques Restorer

Christophe Pourny, Owner of Christophe Pourny, Ltd.

April 7, 2008
Tested: AeroGarden Pro100

One sleepless night, I was watching QVC. And there it was: AeroGarden Pro100, a tabletop gardening kit that calls itself “aeroponic.”

November 26, 2007 |
The New Gold Coast

As a locus for five-star hotels, Columbus Circle lost some luster during the early nineties, when the St. Moritz and Plaza became outclassed by newer, more luxe properties around town. But with the reopening of the Plaza and the debut of splashy Six Columbus—not to mention a surge in shopping and dining options—the blocks near Central Park’s southern edge are suddenly hot again.

November 26, 2007 |
Avoiding the Inevitable

Big family? Lots of friends? Secret Santa? Everybody, at some point in the holiday season, has to acquire gifts in bulk.

December 18, 2006
Open Water

One person’s clean quest ends with a Japanese toilet.

June 6, 2005 | Feature
No Job Too Puny

Problem: leaky faucet, crumbling grout, shelves still in a box. Answer: the odd-job man. A search for someone willing to sweat the small stuff.

December 20, 2004 | It Happened This Year: A Guide to 2004
New York Got Malled.

What’s so wrong with popcorn shrimp? Learning to love Time Warner Center, Home Depot, Red Lobster, and the rest of the new chain gang.