Brooklyn Pink Brownstone Owners to
Paint It Brown

Design News 10.19.12

The famed Park Slope pink brownstone will lose its hue, officials decided. The new owners, who recently purchased the property for $2.2 million, won permission on Monday to paint the exterior brown. The Pepto Bismol paint job is polarizing, and many will miss the landmark as others will be glad to see it go.

In other news, HGTV renews weird and wacky home shows, and check out a robot who writes calligraphy. See the headlines after the jump.

City: Park Slope's pink brownstone will lose its pink | The Brooklyn Paper
HGTV Announces Season Renewals of "Home Strange Home," "Extreme Homes" and "You Live in What?" | The Two Cents
A Calligraphy Bot Learns The Technique Of Old Masters | Co.Design

(Image: The Brooklyn Paper/Tom Callan)