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Daily Archives: November 28, 2012

Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Leave Me Alone, I’m Reading

I love this concept from Austin TX based, Trout Studios,  furniture makers.  A novel idea to use a seat on a chain instead of a ladder to get to those out of reach books.  Their system of L shaped shelving can be used to stack books in various configurations gaining — Continue reading

This Bookcase!

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
This Bookcase!

It always feels exhilarating to come across a piece of furniture that is unique and different from it’s competition. We are constantly looking for something that will command attention when guests come over. Well, I have the perfect piece for just that! Let me introduce you to a bookcase that defies gravity with its cantilevered modules — Continue reading

Self-Cleaning Fish Tank/Herb Pot

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Self-Cleaning Fish Tank/Herb Pot

We love our betta fish, Herman, but man do we hate cleaning his water bowl. And you know what else we love? Fresh herbs and veggies grown right on our counter top. Why not combine the two? Is this the best kickstarter ever? Back to the Roots (a cool company — Continue reading

Gift Idea: JCR’s Stylized Wooden Birds

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Modern Holiday Ideas
Gift Idea: JCR’s Stylized Wooden Birds

Need a gift for a nature lover? Birder? Wood fan? Or someone who just likes hanging things from their ceiling? We’ve got it. JCR is an Austin-based artist making these simple yet stunning stylized hanging birds. From blue jays to cardinals to wood peckers and more, each one is subtly — Continue reading

GIFTS: For Eco-Conscious Design Lovers

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects, Modern Holiday Ideas
GIFTS: For Eco-Conscious Design Lovers

Have a friend or family member who loves design but also really loves the earth? Why not combine both worlds with a gift that’s both good for the environment and also has a sort of earthy, hippie feel. We’ve come across a lot of items throughout the year that have that — Continue reading