In Brooklyn, 365 Bond merges the charm of Carroll Gardens and the industrial past of Gowanus. In Long Island City, The Smyth honors the area’s industrial ties with dark-iron casement windows and decorative metal details. In Hell’s Kitchen, 525 West 52nd Street features a brick façade and industrial-inspired interiors, paying respect to the factories that once defined the eclectic area.

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