Jessica Hische (and her cats Olive and Billy) Location: Bushwick, Brooklyn NYC Size: 770 square feet Years lived in: 1 e on Apartment Therapy have checked in with illustrator and typographer Jessica Hische from time to time, showcasing her Delightful Hand-Crafted Initial Caps (used to the left) and Letterpress Alphabet Posters. It comes as no surprise that her home is as finely tailored as her work. Portmanteau in Williamsburg • coat hooks from Anthropologie • "bless this mess" by Ryan Jacob Smith • Umbra mail holder from The Container Store Kitchen: • came with the house! (except for the microwave, which I bought) • countertop is caesar stone (which I actually hate, gets watermarks like crazy) • painted the backsplash black because it was originally really cheap generic tile • top is lit by circuit lights from IKEA - really easy, temporary, and cheap! • table lamp from IKEA • ceiling chandelier from lighting store in Philadelphia's Chinatown • ceiling wallpaper from Graham & Brown • chaise lounge from Craigslist years ago • Nelson Swag Leg kitchen table • Room & Board book shelves • art: my work + a John Hendrix drawing (art trade!) + photo taken by boyfriend of topless lady + "More is More" by Alex Trochut + Polaroids and random ephemera Living Room • Nelson Saucer Pendant lamp • flat files (bought from former boss for cheap) • filing cabinets from Junk in Williamsburg • credenza from Ugly Luggage in Williamsburg • small bookshelf from IKEA • mirror from Craigslist • sofa from Room & Board • carpet from CB2 • coffee table from Craigslist (search "slat bench" and you'll find one) • wallpaper from Graham & Brown • black floor lamp from IKEA • "Pen is mightier" art by Seb Lester • "Just give me a fucking chance!" by Alex DaCorte • Lots of fake plants all over the house from various flower district shops in NYC (the cats eat real plants and throw up, so I have to have all fake ones) Studio • George Nelson from DWR desk • used Eames management chair • Chilewich floor mat • vintage cabinet from Portmanteau in Williamsburg • shelves made out of stair treds and IKEA brackets • mostly my art • Twemco flip clock • huge Epson 3800 printer Bathroom • fixtures came with the apartment • my parents' wedding photo (have to take down when either party visits as they are no longer together) • shower curtain from Anthropologie • cat littler box in vanity is actually a bamboo newspaper bin from The Container Store • branch hooks from Urban Outfitters Bedroom • Room & Board bed • garbage picked large dresser • vintage small dresser from Portmanteau in Williamsburg • rug from CB2 • Lane from Craigslist end table • fancier lamp has an IKEA base and Anthropologie shade • globe pendant lamps from Chinatown held together in one ceiling mount (I think it cost about $100 total to make) • IKEA bedside lamp • IKEA mirrors • IKEA duvet • art: Steve Harrington (above bed) and various • curtains (bedroom and living room): crinkley sheers + DKNY blackout curtains, all from Bed Bath & Beyond Check out past house tours here • Interested in sharing your home with Apartment Therapy? Contact the editors through our House Tour Submission Form.