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The Editor At Large: DESIGNER/SHOP OWNER MARK ZEFF AND TEAM TALK RETAIL

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Read full article BLACKBARN, a shop meets café-bar opened last month in New York’s Chelsea Market by interior designer Mark Zeff, his wife, Kristen Zeff, and Chef John...

Eater: These amazing hot cocktails will keep you warm through winter

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Read the full article Former Waldorf-Astoria executive chef John Doherty is taking things a little bit more casual these days with the new bistro-cafe Blackbarn inside Chelsea Market....

The New York Times: A Restaurant Where You Can Order a Dish, Literally

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Read the full story  This month, the Brooklyn-based design brand Blackbarn opened a cafe in its new Chelsea Market home store, where a try-before-you-buy strategy is also in...

Chelsea Market Adds a Restaurant Inside a Furniture Store

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Read full article NYC’s favorite tourist-destination food hall Chelsea Market now has a new restaurant-cafe-home design shop. Blackbarn — selling furniture, home goods, and food — has opened...

Jeffrey Costello and Robert Tagliapietra’s JCRT Collaborates with One Grand Books

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Read the full article   What have Jeffrey Costello and Rob Tagliapietra, formerly of their namesake label Castello Tagliapietra, been up to? A year and a half ago...

BLACKBARN Shop, Cafe, & Bar is Coming to Chelsea Market this Fall!

by Kristen Zeff on

https://www.newyorkspaces.com/article/BLACKBARN-ShopCafeBar-is-Coming-to-Chelsea-Market-this-Fall--20171026   One of the many reasons we love New York is the constant eye candy! Every day incredible new shops, restaurants, and design projects sprout up. And...

DESIGN AND FOOD CREATIVES ANNOUNCE FRESH RETAIL CONCEPT FOR LIFESTYLE BRAND

by Daniel Johnson on

http://www.fogandapple.com/news/blackbarn   | New York, NY - September 18, 2017 | World renowned interior designer Mark Zeff, his wife Kristen, and acclaimed celebrity Chef John Doherty have combined their expertise to open the flagship BLACKBARN...

BEST BETS

by Kristen Zeff on

https://www.thecut.com/2016/08/best-bets-2016-08-08.html “We searched every pottery place in Fez for these oil jars (from $135) because I fell in love with the Fez green. It’s such an unusual, specific color.” “These chairs ($755)...

Worldly Wares

by Daniel Johnson on

https://www.innewyork.com/nov16/in-store Blackbarn Shop brims with cultural treasures from around the world. Founders Mark and Kristen Zeff have filled their DUMBO home and design store with objects they’ve found...

Mark Zeff Converts a 1920 Dumbo Warehouse Into a Creative Studio and Store

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http://www.interiordesign.net/projects/12369-mark-zeff-converts-a-1920-dumbo-warehouse-into-a-creative-studio-and-store/   A century ago, factories flourished and warehouses sprawled along Brooklyn’s East River waterfront between the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, fueling a manufacturing boom in New York....