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Daily Archives: May 9, 2012

Cesare L Shelf from Koloo

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Cesare L Shelf from Koloo

In honor of today’s Book Week book about bookshelves, we present a fun little bookshelf someone emailed to us earlier this week. Made by the Italian company Koloo, the Cesare L Shelf is made of a white steel structure that has interchangeable, magnetic panels in different colors and materials like — Continue reading

Updated Kitchen

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects, Uncategorized
Updated Kitchen

Nothing says “I have serious style” like an all black kitchen.  This particular space has fantastic worn cabinetry that has been updated with a nice coat of black.  The subway tiles filling the wall give the kitchen a fresh and clean vibe, while the lights above the sink add an — Continue reading

Bookshelf by Alex Johnson

Categories: News + Events + Contests
Bookshelf by Alex Johnson

Yay for books! Who doesn’t love a ton of books!? Even if you don’t love to read books as much as we do, you could be one of those folks who just likes having a lot of books around the house (for looks or comfort). The point is, lots of — Continue reading

Info/Art: Gavin Potenza’s Illustrations

Categories: Art + Graphics
Info/Art: Gavin Potenza’s Illustrations

Gavin Potenza has an impressive client list (those folks who pay him for illustrations): Duke University, AOL Autos, Oregon State University, O-I Glass, Doremus, Fortune, Money, GOOD Magazine, Wired Inc., Fast Company, ScientificAmerican, New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Wall Street Journal, IEEE, Metropolis, SmartMoney, California Wine Institute, AARP, — Continue reading

Eric Trine’s Earthy, Modern, Well-made Stuff

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Eric Trine’s Earthy, Modern, Well-made Stuff

Yum. We love when craftspeople describe themselves as a “maker of things.” Really shows that they feel connected to the actual process of building with materials. Which, in turn, makes people feel more connected to the products that they’re shelling a little extra out on. It’s a beautiful cycle that — Continue reading

Huge Welcome to Areaware!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, News + Events + Contests
Huge Welcome to Areaware!

Huge big giant awesome welcome to hip New York -based company Areaware, who work with a ton of talented designers to bring you one of our favorite collections of quirky yet functional, high-design-but-somehow-affordable personal and home accessories. What are you waiting for! Browse all they have to offer and buy — Continue reading

DIY: Textured, Neon Candles

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Textured, Neon Candles

Absolutely love the DIY project spotted on the The Proper Pinwheel. Though pillar candles can certainly be fun as a simple addition to the home, they could use some spicing up. Lexy does something pretty ingenious with those “grippy” drawer liners you can find at any home supply store. Partner — Continue reading