Diana took a plain, old IVAR chair ($19.99) like the one pictured above and gave it a very cheeky makeover, thanks to one big 'S' that she cut out of a piece of 1/2" plywood. Some 150 grit sandpaper and a couple cans of spray paint later, this is what it looks like… Continue Reading
I don't know about you, but those winter blues have flown out the window now that warmer weather has set in. And in my neck of the woods, it is hot weather. With the changing of the seasons, I feel like my whole condo needs a facelift to change along with the temperature. With a very limited redecorating budget (the husband says he'd rather eat, phaw!) I figure the best place to start is inexpensive throw pillows like a shag pillow made from recycled t-shirts or knit yardage? Talk about comfortable! V&Co shows us how to make it. Here are a few more fun and modern pillow ideas for… Continue Reading
UPDATE: THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED.
This week we have an amazing giveaway for you: a Blu Dot Knicker Chair from 2Modern.com! You might know 2Modern.com as a great place to find the most talented and innovative designers of modern furniture, contemporary lighting, & eco-friendly products for the home and office. Read on to find our how to win this awesome chair from (shout-out!) Minneapolis-based Blu Dot… Continue Reading
In my opinion, the most loved and easily recognized and furniture designers of the Mid-Century are Charles and Ray Eames. Together, they had the Midas touch when it came to home furnishings; if the Eames' designed it, it became a classic.
If you aren't lucky enough to own an actual Eames Chair of any variety, how about using their images as… Continue Reading
SOFA_XXXX is made of no less than 8000 chopsticks. No lie. Each were cut into 4 different lengths and then reassembled with wire rings and what not to create individual x-shaped parts that enable the whole thing to expand and… Continue Reading