Yuka Yoneda

 

Yuka is the managing editor of Inhabitat NYC, a practicing turophile, and a known DIY Jedi. Her love of maker culture has a lot to do with what she's seen around her in NYC, and she believes that if you can make stuff here, you can make stuff anywhere. Yuka's refashioned clothing and DIY ideas have been featured on The Today Show, Glamour, HGTV.com and other websites and magazines. Yuka also writes for Ecouterre and has written for The Daily Green and The New York Times.

Find more of Yuka's DIY tips at her weblog Clossette and in her YouTube videos, which have over 8 million views.

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BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

BMW MINI unveils 23,000-square-foot creative hub and restaurant in former Greenpoint warehouse

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6 Clever tips to make your tiny apartment feel larger

6 Clever tips to make your tiny apartment feel larger

LIGHTEN UP Professional interior decorators have been saying this for ages, but it bears repeating - lightening up your floor color can make your home feel more spacious and airy. Just…

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New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

People spend hours making their own DIY cards for the holidays but we think we can say pretty confidently that New Yorker Erik Trinidad's is the most labor-intensive one we've ever…

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NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

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Second Avenue subway finally set to open after nearly a century

Second Avenue subway finally set to open after nearly a century

the New York Daily News reported today Via NY Daily News

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VIDEO: 'Subway Therapy' walls provide much-needed hope for New Yorkers after Trump's election

VIDEO: 'Subway Therapy' walls provide much-needed hope for New Yorkers after Trump's election

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Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to rally at CitiGroup headquarters in NYC today

Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to rally at CitiGroup headquarters in NYC today

This week news broke that not far from Standing Rock, the Dakota Access Pipeline leaked some 176,000 gallons, fouling a tributary of the Little Missouri and Missouri Rivers, which…

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Trump Building

Trump Building "submerged" by Rising Seas installation in New York City

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Canal Street Market: New shopping destination featuring local NYC brands opens right in time for the holidays

Canal Street Market: New shopping destination featuring local NYC brands opens right in time for the holidays

canal street market, shopping nyc, shopping downtown nyc, nyc brands, local nyc brands, mast chocolate, philip chong, keap candles, alidoro, fox fodder flowers, jack rudy, leibal…

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Miniature forest of 4,000 baby trees pops up in Brooklyn

Miniature forest of 4,000 baby trees pops up in Brooklyn

dawn redwoods, living tree art installation, lost man creek, metrotech commons, miniature redwood forest in brooklyn, spencer finch, nyc art, miniature forest, brooklyn forest, brooklyn…

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Come swing on these holiday hammocks at the new Flatiron Sky-Line LED light installation

Come swing on these holiday hammocks at the new Flatiron Sky-Line LED light installation

Hammocks suspended from giant arches invite you to experience the Flatiron District from a new angle The installation, made possible by NYC DOT Art, is set to open to the public…

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Sneak a peek inside the beautiful new model apartment at Pacific Park's 550 Vanderbilt

Sneak a peek inside the beautiful new model apartment at Pacific Park's 550 Vanderbilt

the first completed apartment at Brooklyn’s biggest megaproject, Pacific Park, is nearly ready for its opening and I wanted to share the images to see if you'd be interested in…

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World's tallest modular building is now open - see inside (VIDEO)

World's tallest modular building is now open - see inside (VIDEO)

461 dean street, Atlantic yards, pacific park, atlantic yards development, b2, eco design, eco design new york, green design, green design new york, modular architecture, modular…

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Come eat free food from this floating edible forest before it sets sail again

Come eat free food from this floating edible forest before it sets sail again

biome arts, Concrete Plant Park, edible fruit trees, floating food farm, floating food garden, floating garden barge, floating gardens, free food bronx, free produce, fresh produce,…

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What's the deal with this apple tree growing out of a car on the High Line?

What's the deal with this apple tree growing out of a car on the High Line?

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Miniature Manhattan studio comes with pre-installed Murphy bed and lots of built-in storage

Miniature Manhattan studio comes with pre-installed Murphy bed and lots of built-in storage

400 East 52nd Street, 400 East 52nd Street 6I, murphy bed, nyc studio, manhattan studio, studio apartment, tiny apartments, micro apartment, micro unit, tiny nyc apartment, tiny home,…

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This revolutionary 7-in-1 table is the only one you'll ever need in your living room

This revolutionary 7-in-1 table is the only one you'll ever need in your living room

NextDesk launched the NextDesk Flex, a power-adjustable table designed to be used in living rooms and small spaces. The NextDesk Flex is the world’s first living room table created…

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Hammocks suspended from giant arches invite you to experience the Flatiron District from a new angle

Hammocks suspended from giant arches invite you to experience the Flatiron District from a new angle

Flatiron Sky-Line, Flatiron Sky-Line Flatiron Partnership is announcing the winner of its 3rd annual competition to identify an installation to anchor the "23 Days" activities…

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Very few people actually get to see this hidden rooftop penthouse

Very few people actually get to see this hidden rooftop penthouse

work-ac, 93 Reade Street, rooftop house, rooftop home, nyc loft, nyc penthouse, nyc apartment, adaptive reuse, historic renovation, workac, hidden penthouse, green architecture, green…

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New Kering app lets Parsons fashion students track the environmental impacts of their designs

New Kering app lets Parsons fashion students track the environmental impacts of their designs

http://www.newschool.edu/pressroom/pressreleases/2016/keringparsonssustainability.htm + Parsons School of Design + Kering

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Zagat's tiny pop-up cafe serves up miniature munchies cooked on teeny stoves

Zagat's tiny pop-up cafe serves up miniature munchies cooked on teeny stoves

zagat, tiny cafe, zagat tiny cafe, zagat tiny food, tiny food, tiny stove, popin cooking, Could New York's tiny home obesession be influencing its culinary scene too? Zagat Tiny…

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Pumpkitecture: Architects live-carve pumpkins into gourd-geous iconic buildings

Pumpkitecture: Architects live-carve pumpkins into gourd-geous iconic buildings

pumpkitecture, center for architecture, archtober, pumpkin buildings, halloween 2016, pumpkin art, nyc architecture, jack-o-lanterns, pumpkin architecture, halloween crafts, situ…

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Enchanting forest of crocheted coral reefs comes to the Museum of Arts and Design

Enchanting forest of crocheted coral reefs comes to the Museum of Arts and Design

With (statistic), the world's coral reefs are disappearing at an alarming rate. At the same time, thousands of pounds of plastic waste have been filling the world's oceans with .…

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NYC announces opening of its first micro-apartment building, Carmel Place

NYC announces opening of its first micro-apartment building, Carmel Place

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