Name: Carlos E. Fernández-Dieppa
Location: Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York
Size: 670 square feet
Years lived in: 1.5 years; rented
Carlos Fernández takes the expression "one man's trash is another man's treasure" to a whole other level. Carlos is a resourceful and highly intelligent designer who never lets a single item go to waste. His custom pieces are thoughtful and functional, with a playful flair. To say that the slideshow cannot do this handcrafted loft justice is an understatement. In his home, surrounded by his creations, Carlos truly comes alive; he is energetic, vibrant, and will excitedly share with you the history of any piece.