I So Need This - Happiness in Bed

by Chris Gardner

It's one of those things that are just crazy enough to work...

Happiness in Bed is a blanket. With sleeves. Cause "it's really, really annoying to have cold arms when reading in bed."

Well, actually, it's a duvet cover, which makes it even better in my book.

Oh, and peep the details on the gloves - tiny hints of color, and a fingerless index finger, perfect for the lick-and-page-turn. I may be swooning...  

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Knitting a Rock as Penance

by DIY Maven

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As a lad, artist Andy Holden pocketed a rock from the Great Pyramid of Cheops, Giza. For years, he was wracked with guilt over the theft. In 2008 he returned the stone to its rightful place and then started his penance: knitting this gigantic replica now on display at Tate Britain, London. (It puts five Our Father's and ten Hail Mary's to shame, that's for sure.) The exhibition is called Art Now: Andy Holden Pyramid Piece and Return of the...

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'Cable' Knits

by DIY Maven

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Fashion designer Kosuke Tsumura's entrants into the current exhibit "MODE less CODE" features pieces made out of 'fabrics, old plugs, LAN cables and even iPods.' And before you raise objections to the inclusion of iPods, they--and all the rest

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ReGreen Remodeling Guide

by Tmgeorgo

The next project I'm tackling at my house is my backyard.  I live in a wooded, established neighborhood and my backyard is naturally landscaped, but  I haven't been able to dedicate the time and resources on it that it needs and it's really starting to show.  I want it to be a smarter, more efficient backyard, full of garden boxes, fruit trees and other native plants that are useful.  I have some of those things now and I'm still in the planning...

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One of the most beautiful homes....ever.

by DIY Maven

Canna Road Residence by Ray Kappe

Okay, great photography doesn't hurt either, but this home located in the Brentwood district of LA is probably one of the most stunning homes I've ever seen. The mid-century residence was 'painstakingly restored to incorporate its original natural elements and evocative form.' It's constructed of wood, concrete and glass...lots and lots and lots of glass. Check it

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