Corrugated Cardboard Functional Furniture

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

Corrugated Cardboard Functional Furniture

Is his the perfect life? How would you like to live and work in Snowmass, Colorado making corrugated cardboard furniture that is useful, attractive, creative and environmentally sound?  Now this guy has to feel good after a day's work. The 'guy' is Jason Schneider who creates these delightful 'Spin' cabinets with rotating levels at The Anderson Ranch Arts Center. See his other work, the 'Tall' chest.

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Barbie's Mid-Century Ranch HomeTour

by Mod Home Ec Teacher

Barbie's Mid-Century Ranch HomeTour

Barbie turned 50 this week which got me thinking about the endless childhood days I spent 'playing Barbies' with friends, dressing and redressing my curvaceously perfect plastic Barbie and her auburn- haired sidekick, Midge. Then one day it all changed when my bargain shopping mom negotiated a good price on a used, but still intact, Barbie's Mid-Century (Atomic Ranch-like) Dream House, completely furnished with colorful cardboard furniture. See room-by-room photos after the jump.

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