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Daily Archives: January 25, 2011

Your Birth Chart as Art…By StarArc

Categories: Art + Graphics
Your Birth Chart as Art…By StarArc

StarArc creates personalized art based on each customers’ astrological birth chart. The centerpiece of each StarArc art print is the angular line-form pattern that exists in every astrological chart. Each customers’ line-form pattern and shape is unique to them and illustrates the relationship between the planets in their chart. Along — Continue reading

How To Project

Categories: Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects
How To Project

Mike Arnold’s “How-To Project” is a mist have for any art print collector or fan. Or if you just like to have instructions to things delivered to you in a clever and well designed print. The How To Project is a learning project with aim of providing basic knowledge in — Continue reading

DIY: Color Palette Inspiration Ideas

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Color Palette Inspiration Ideas

For some, choosing what colors to surround themselves in their home is as easy as breathing. For others, it’s an anxious-producing decision that seems impossible to make. Here are five places to get color palette inspiration for your home (or just a room!): Your favorite piece of art You picked — Continue reading

SushiBOX

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
SushiBOX

Austin architect Mark Meyer has done it again. After the wildly popular success of his coffee-shop-in-a-shipping-container project La Boîte took off, his next shipping container project already promises to match–if not beat–the success of his first. So what is SushiBOX? Read on to learn more. As you can imagine, SushiBOX — Continue reading

5 Modern Chairs: The New Classics

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
5 Modern Chairs: The New Classics

Modern chairs are a passion for many designers and design enthusiasts alike. There is something about a brilliantly designed modern chair that evokes a sense of awe. For years, a staple in modern décor has been chairs such as the classic Barcelona, Tulip and Panton. While we love these chairs — Continue reading

Featured Design Element: Black and White Checkered Floors

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Featured Design Element: Black and White Checkered Floors

When we first started this weekly blog post, “Featured Design Element,” we envisioned verbally making out with the most modern design elements that make all of our breaths quicken we view them, but we’ve found ourselves drawn occasionally to older, more traditional and more vintage design elements, especially those used — Continue reading

Trend: Zebra Print Rugs

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Trend: Zebra Print Rugs

Confession: we (as in I, this blog writer) have a pretty strong negative reaction to any and all animal prints. We’ve just always found them…not to be the classiest design elements. They are bold, for sure, and make quite the statement. There’s just something about an animal print that makes — Continue reading