nyc : park life



this week it's all about park life in nyc. first up, the east side. this one is a newly-opened section of gantry plaza state park in long island city. we love all the different styles of seating, including the fun hammocks. enjoy the view!

xo, cindy









cool water mist makes for happy feet!

24 comments:

L'Atelier said...

wow! how cool, amazing views and gorgeous seating with fab cool feet
can't wait to see the nest park
xo

L'Atelier said...

ups i meant next park!

cindy* said...

neat! i just emailed my friend a link to this post as she will be my guide for my upcoming nyc trip...yay!

cindy said...

you will have so much fun! wait for the park this thursday as it is in the city and fantastic. i can give you tips, too!

cindy said...

city = manhattan ;)!

LethaColleen said...

Ohhhh! I loved these photos... Wonderful sense of being there and a little shot of imagined relaxation while I'm working away today! Thank you! :)

Michelle Brunner said...

Wow, looks great! Love the red chair, it gives such great contrast to the picture!

Clementine said...

wow, that is one cool-looking park. I just love that shot with the red adirondack chair on the little island of decking in the middle of a grass sea. Very nice.

cindy said...

thanks all! the red chairs in the park are bolted down!

CopyStrands said...

Love the hammocks, wish Seattle would do something like that!

julie king said...

this looks like such a fresh, relaxing spot! i bet it gets a lot of visitors!

Candi said...

How fun! I'd love to go to NYC!

LENORENEVERMORE said...

Very relaxing atmosphere...love the idea of having the hammocks! ~XO*

My name is PJ. said...

I am a fan of the red chair! Go red!

omami said...

wow I love them I wish I was in N-Y great great shots, love the theme with the bench and chairs!!

thank you for the activities to do on the Cape!

Joyce said...

WOW! The seating looks comfy and fun. I love the mist of coolness for the feet. This is really something. The master mind behind this idea is amazing. xoxo

Grace@PoeticHome said...

Oh my goodness! I never knew that NY had such thoughtful parks filled with cold air jets and hammocks. Your pictures make me want to take a summer visit to NYC!

SimplyGrove said...

Looks so beautiful!! I wish I could take a Jet there today:)

cindy said...

i wish you could all visit, too! it was a beautiful day. lucky!

Elizabeth said...

OO Cindy, the composition is fantastic in all of them and the color!!!!!!!!!!!Wow

Julia said...

How cool is this? Have fun!

Julia (Color Me Green) said...

these photos are so much cheerier than when i went to gantry in march!

Kelly C. said...

i am just LOVING these photos...you are inspiring me to take a trip to NYC!

jennifer said...

ooh, I've been wanting to check it out, thanks for the peek. hammock=perfection.