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Straw Sticks and Bricks

Straw Sticks and Bricks

photo courtesy of Straw Sticks and Bricks After a frustrating search throughout the Midwest for construction materials needed for a straw bale home, Jen Carlson and Josh Shear founded Straw Sticks and Bricks in 2001. With show rooms in Omaha and Kansas City and nationwide delivery, the eco-friendly supplier has […]

Go-Cart Bookcase from CB2

Go-Cart Bookcase from CB2

What can we say, we like orange. This Go-Cart Desk set from CB2 would make a fine addition to our office but we especially like the utility bookcase that could be used to hold a printer or magazine as well as in our shop to carry portable items that we […]

Build It Yourself: Shoe Rack

Build It Yourself: Shoe Rack

This shoe rack is a perfect example of inspired ingenuity. The design for this shoe rack (courtesy of DWR) is brilliant as it takes up no space and keeps shoes off the floor thereby reducing clutter and dirt. NotMartha has built it herself and it makes for a great afternoon […]

60 Second Sofa Test

60 Second Sofa Test

Furniture is an investment and needs to be sturdy enough to withstand hundreds to thousands of uses. You wouldn’t buy a car without at least taking it for a test drive and at most checking under the hood and giving it a thorough sight and feel inspection. The same principle […]

Folding Table for the Space Impaired

Folding Table for the Space Impaired

Here’s a great little folding table that is perfect for those tight spaces and areas where you only sometimes need a table but otherwise have no room for a permanent piece of furniture. Sounds like a perfect fit for a NYC apartment.

Mid-Century Modern with a Twist

Mid-Century Modern with a Twist

The traditional baroque look will always have its place but if your home and taste can handle it why not break free from the typical palette and explore new colors, textures, fabrics, and patterns on your traditional furniture. Furniture with a Past [Dwell.com]

LED Table – Weird or Wonderful

This table looks like fun…for maybe 5 minutes. Actually if this wasn’t the centerpiece of your living space I can see it working in a kids play room or game room

All Types of Ottomans

All Types of Ottomans

Finding the right ottoman that is both comfortable and stylish is proving to be difficult. We need it to work with our room but it doesn’t have to “match” anything in particular. It must also be very durable as we sometimes use it for a seat. There are many places […]