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Wild Wallpaper Choices

Wild Wallpaper Choices

In my quest to find an awesome wallpaper for my front entry/stairwell/upstairs landing-hallway, I’ve come across some very interesting finds that stray FAR from your grandmother’s florals and damasks (though I have a soft spot in my heart for those as well). My design style is very graphic, bright, bold, […]

Hide Your Flat Panel TV Behind a Work of Art

Hide Your Flat Panel TV Behind a Work of Art

In the film Thomas Crown Affair, we loved how Pierce Brosnan hid stolen paintings behind an electronically controlled faux piece of art that would raise and lower which provided him access to his secret stash. The Art Screen from Vutec works in a similar way and instead of hiding contraband […]

How IKEA Creates 10 Million Coffee Tables Per Year

Cool video from National Geographic showing behind the scenes in an IKEA factory.

Last Minute Halloween Decorations and one Costume

Last Minute Halloween Decorations and one Costume

With two-more days before Halloween we’ve gathered our favorite decoration ideas that can all be finished before the guests arrive or the kids come knocking. + Spooky Silhouette Votives from Design*Sponge + Halloween Crafts on Etsy from Casasugar + Chic and modern Halloween decorations from Apartment Therapy SF + Go […]

Glassybaby in New York City

Glassybaby in New York City

Our favorite design piece last year, Glassybaby, is now opening a second shop in New York’s West Village just down the street from our favorite old pub the White Horse. Glassybaby keeps it simple. Hand-blown glass votives that are nearly indestructible and come in a variety of colors and hues.

Indoor Fireplace No Chimney Required

Indoor Fireplace No Chimney Required

The Piet indoor fireplace could be the start of a whole new genre of home furnishings, the chimney-free indoor stove. This indoor fireplace burns ethanol fuel instead of wood and gives off no smoke or soot and thereby eliminates the need of a chimney.

Revive Your Home and Garden in Seattle

Revive Your Home and Garden in Seattle

Thursday, Oct 1st we’ll be checking out the grand re-opening of Revival Home & Garden in Seattle as they’ve settled into a new shop at 1517 12th Avenue in Capitol Hill. Their vintage selections are well edited and we’re trying to find a reason to bring the Shipwood Table home […]

Home Depot Welcomes Martha Stewart and her Patio Sets and Organizing Bins

Home Depot Welcomes Martha Stewart and her Patio Sets and Organizing Bins

Breaking from @HomeDepot and @MarthaStewart Twitter accounts, their is a partnership brewing that will have Martha Stewart Living sell branded home improvement products in all Home Depot stores. Products in the outdoor-living category will launch in January in the U.S. and February in Canada, followed by products in the home-organization […]

Shelterpop Roundup: Tools for Women, Hanging Photos and Storing Extension Cords

Shelterpop Roundup: Tools for Women, Hanging Photos and Storing Extension Cords

Take a look at our recent articles on ShelterPop! + Not all women want to use the same tools as men and rightly so as these new female-centric tools are lighter and have smaller grips – Tools Strong Enough for a Man but Made for a Woman + Your wall […]

Inspire Your Inner Architect with Floorplan Dishes

Inspire Your Inner Architect with Floorplan Dishes

Fishs Eddy has always been one of our favorite home stores in New York. They offer unique glassware, plates, stemware and other kitchen accessories for an awesome price. Recently the LA Times found the Floorplan collection from the Fishs Eddy designers which of course has floorplans printed across mugs, coasters, […]

Redesigns Matter to ELLEDecor & Metropolitan Home

Redesigns Matter to ELLEDecor & Metropolitan Home

It’s only been 6 months since PointClickHome refreshed/redesigned their website and now they’re at it again. The latest redesign comes on the heels of HOME Magazine folding and with it the legacy of it’s online content. This iteration of PointClickHome singularly focuses on ELLEDecor and Metropolitan Home whose affluent taste […]

For Mom the Domino Book of Decorating Giveaway

For Mom the Domino Book of Decorating Giveaway

***UPDATE*** Congratulations to Nicole of This D*mn House for winning the Domino Book of Decorating!!! Mother’s Day can come early for you or your mom as we’ve got a great book to giveaway from one of our favorite magazines, Domino (that’s sadly no longer with us). Domino: The Book of […]

H&M Home Coming Soon

H&M Home Coming Soon

Low-priced but very chic clothing retailer H&M has announced they will be selling home decor items. Possibly positioning themselves as an upscale and hipper IKEA but it seems that IKEA already has the hip covered and unless H&M decides to go big and put more quality into their home furnishings […]

Home Decor Trends for 2009

Home Decor Trends for 2009

We don’t often touch on the latest trends in decor but if you’ve got to be up on what’s hot for 2009 then check out the following lists from Home Accents Today. According to PointClickHome these designs will be tres chic. +Caravan The bold patterns of the former Soviet Union […]

Domino Magazine is Done

Domino Magazine is Done

In what has become a monthly announcement, another home magazine has shuttered it’s doors. The three year run of Domino magazine will end with their last issue and they will also shutdown the website. We’ve been pleased to be listed among the “sites we love” section and we suggest checking […]

Road Kill Rug

Road Kill Rug

From the chapter of wacky home decor comes this Road Kill Rug. You won’t see this in Elle Decor anytime soon but it’s perfect for the entryway of an eccentric millionaire. hat tip: Daily Dish

Display a Sense of Place

Display a Sense of Place

Our friend Anne E. Collins at Design Daily has touched on a great subject for decor. Decorating your home with pieces that denote the local flavor of your community is a great way to embrace the history and heritage of your neighborhood.

Nursery Needs: Design Inspiration

Nursery Needs: Design Inspiration

Once you’ve identified the space, and tucked away all of the other goods that needed a new home… the fun begins. If you are like us you probably started to think up your dream nursery way before you did the dirty cleaning job, because it’s more fun. Right? So to […]