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Daily Archives: May 10, 2011

Tornado Relief: HERO Housing

Categories: Local + Travel
Tornado Relief: HERO Housing

The damage from Alabama’s tornadoes is staggering. Don’t let the lacking news stories fool you: it’s still a mess out there and the folks there still need help. We came across an organization that looks to be doing some really great immediate help and plans to help get these folks — Continue reading

How to: Dry Erase board

Categories: DIY + How To
How to: Dry Erase board

The magic of the idea of dry erase markers and dry erase boards is never ending, especially considering how many things can be a dry erase board. Case in point: this DIY project we spotted on Real Simple. Imagine: a cool modern frame or a crazy-detailed vintage frame, combined with — Continue reading

James Jean

Categories: Art + Graphics, Fashion + Trends
James Jean

James Jean has been very busy since his focus on illustration has moved towards fine art. His recent one-man show at the Martha Otero Gallery proves he has an amazing graphic sensibility even on a large scale. These “Lotus War” scarves sold out immediately but if you follow James on Twitter he always gives a — Continue reading

Design Element: Bathroom Chandeliers

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Design Element: Bathroom Chandeliers

When it comes to modern light fixtures, chandeliers aren’t really counted amongst the most modern; we’re pretty sure they’ve been around for hundreds of years. But they perfectly embody the sort of idea of mixing two wildly different styles to create an aesthetic punch in a space (and in the — Continue reading

Trend: Reclaimed

Categories: Fashion + Trends
Trend: Reclaimed

This is less of a trend and more of a undeniable movement that has now basically become accepted practice. We’re all starting to realize how much “stuff” there is out there that we’ve made, and how little raw “stuff” there is left for us to plunder. Craftsmanship, being made by — Continue reading