ISSUE 6  |  Brooklyn Brownstones

Shopper’s Diary: Sit and Read Furniture in Brooklyn

February 09, 2011 9:30 PM

BY Francesca Connolly

Kyle Garner of Sit and Read furniture has opened a gallery in collaboration with 6 Decades Books, a rare art book and ephemera dealer, at 236 Grand Street in Brooklyn. A highly curated selection of Sit and Read furniture, along with a few custom pieces, is available for purchase; the shop is open Friday and Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm and Sunday by appointment. To see more of the collection, visit Sit and Read.

Above: Master sign painter Jonah Schulz hand painted a sign for the Sit and Read/6 Decades gallery.

Above two photos: The chair frame was designed by Poul Jensen and manufactured by Selig, and the upholstery is a vintage Witney Point blanket; contact Sit and Read for ordering information.