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Daily Archives: April 18, 2012

California-Cool: Ojai House by HERE Design

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
California-Cool: Ojai House by HERE Design

One of the most photographed and talked about homes in the Greater Los Angeles area is right in the heart of Ojai. Developed by Los Angeles architect and interior designer Kate Svoboda-Spanbock of Here Design, the property was apparently a nightmare to work with from the very beginning, and not because — Continue reading

Rough & Rugged DIY: 2 Woodsy Projects

Categories: DIY + How To
Rough & Rugged DIY: 2 Woodsy Projects

Yesterday’s little round-up of easy-to-do DIY details for you and your home were cute, perky and happy. Colorful. Hardly what you might want to do if you were looking to add a little rugged and rough DIY to your home. Something with an edge that could scrape you, if you — Continue reading

You like us…you really like us!

Categories: News + Events + Contests
You like us...you really like us!

Hells yes! We won. We are the winner of the 2012 JDR Industry Blogger Awards in the Architecture category!! Thank you so much to everyone who voted for us, to everyone who reads the blog everyday and to all of our friends who talk to us on Twitter, Pinterest and Facebook — Continue reading

Copper Lamp

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Copper Lamp

We can’t get enough of the copper trend happening right now.  It mixes so well with other materials and colors.  Copper and wood make for a fantastic team, as well as copper and stone.  Daniella Witte, a photographer and shop owner, created this copper floor lamp, which also is available — Continue reading

Modern Dwell House Numbers

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics, Modern Decor + Objects, Sustainability
Modern Dwell House Numbers

  The idiom “the devil is in the details” derives from the earlier phrase, “God is in the detail;” expressing the idea that whatever one does should be done thoroughly;  i.e. details are important.   This original idiom has been attributed to a number of different individuals, most notably to — Continue reading

Matthew Lyons’ retro/future illustrations

Categories: Art + Graphics
Matthew Lyons' retro/future illustrations

It might seem like we typed an oxymoron or two in this post title, but trust us when we tell you we did not. British illustrator Matthew Lyons’ work is retro-themed, but also very much from the future. There’s just no other explanation for how awesome it all is. Since — Continue reading