Winter Table

by Haeley.Giambalvo

Before you put away all those Christmas decorations (I always dread that task, don't you?), save any snowflake ornaments you have for this easy winter tablescape!

snowflake-decorations

While I put this table together for our Christmas morning brunch, it would really work for any special winter meal. All you need is a mix of snowflakes to scatter down the table with some candlelight to make them sparkle. A quiet snowfall outside would add a nice touch as well. ;)

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How to: Make a DIY Mid-Century Modern Sofa Table

by Chris Gardner

created at: 11/29/2012

This week, Curbly is excited to be teaming up with Storey Publishing to share original how-to projects from the newly released PlyDesign: 73 Distinct Projects in Plywood (and Other Sheet Goods) by Phillip Schmidt.

 

The sofa table exists primarily because no one wants to look at the back of a couch. And granted, it’s a handy place for reading lamps and perhaps some photos or display-worthy books. But the problem, for some of us at least, is that a sofa table feels a little too traditional and grown-up, sort of like joining a country club or driving an automatic.

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How to: Build a DIY Modern Toy Box or Storage Unit from Plywood

by Chris Gardner

created at: 11/29/2012

If you’ve ever dreamed of getting your house into Metropolitan Home or Architectural Digest but then screwed it all up by having kids, modBOX 2010 might just be your salvation. It is, in the words of its designer, “a modernist toy box for the hipster tyke.” Yet as cool as it looks on the outside, modBOX is all about the kid experience. It has a big catchall chest (perfect for emergency cleanups), plus two drawers that pull out, two book niches...

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