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We bought these door numbers back in November, but I didn’t get around to mounting them until this weekend. What a difference it makes! No more telling people to look for the “first brick house in the row on the left side with the green trim and the black door and the garden in front and no number on it”.

(Industrial House Numbers designed by Erik Spiekermann)

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13 Comments

  • Reply tara. May 26, 2008 at 2:01 pm

    the numbers look great! i was looking at the adorable pictures of fritz and like magic there was a new post :). more inspiration to move one of these days. i hope newburgh gives you a key to the city of something – you’re like the ambassador (-ess?) of the place. speaking of which, how would you recommend going about finding real estate there? i look online a lot, but since i know nothing about neighborhoods, etc., not sure where to start. but i know how to remain inspired – to keep coming here! thanks for that :).

  • Reply Emily May 26, 2008 at 6:20 pm

    I love your new house numbers! They are very graphic and clean. It is the little things like your house numbers that show how much you love your home because you have thought about every last detail. They also give the people who go by a glimpse of the personalities who live in your home.

  • Reply zee May 27, 2008 at 8:27 am

    They look so cool against the red bricks. I’d love to be able to get such stylish house numbers.

  • Reply angelica May 27, 2008 at 10:46 am

    they are so cute, i love them! who knew that house numbers could be so inspiring.

  • Reply Diana May 27, 2008 at 10:47 am

    WOW – love them!

  • Reply rebecca May 27, 2008 at 11:46 am

    those are awesome! I can’t wait to have cool house numerals someday.

  • Reply Sally May 27, 2008 at 11:52 am

    Those are very very cool. I love the color.

  • Reply joanna goddard May 27, 2008 at 12:52 pm

    looks really nice. xo

  • Reply michelle May 27, 2008 at 5:07 pm

    great numbers!
    so funny…we still don’t have numbers on our home after living here for almost a year and a half. i recently painted our mailbox to cover up some awful hand painted sunflowers & in the process painted over the numbers, too.

  • Reply woodley park-zoo May 27, 2008 at 6:37 pm

    I was in NY this weekend for the first time in my LIFE (love it!)… and as I looked across the Hudson River I thought — I wonder where Anna lives and where her fabulous area of Newburgh is where it would be so great to buy & revitalize.

  • Reply Anna at D16 May 28, 2008 at 9:35 am

    WPZ, that’s really sweet to say. 🙂 I do love Newburgh, and I think it’s a great place to be right now. Hopefully, others will eventually see the same thing I do — there are a lot of derelict (but still beautiful) houses here that really need love and care and renovation.

  • Reply read me... June 1, 2008 at 1:31 pm

    These are great… they look fabulous!!

  • Reply jenn ski June 30, 2008 at 6:01 am

    I love these numbers! If I buy a home I think I might get them, I wish they had them in yellow…

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