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A Brooklyn British Love Affair

I've never seen someone embrace their new life and home like I've seen my friend Victoria Sullivan embrace Brooklyn.   We girls always joke how Victoria is the "mayer" of Brooklyn.  Well really anywhere she visits, we dub her the "mayer" of... like Cold Springs.   She just has a lovely way of introducing herself, and getting to know people. She goes out on her bike, explores and discovers the best and most unique finds.   Always sure to find a bargain, and sometimes right off the street.

Take for example the way her and her husband bought a barely standing brownstone in a popular section of Brooklyn, and turned it around, on a tight budget, into one of the best of spaces ever.  She really sets the bar.   Dilapited to Desireable, Grime to Glory, Sad to Sensational.   And I would not have believed it.  I just don't have the eye that she and her handsome husband have.   They could see right from the beginning what they wanted to do.

After a semi-reasonab…