Design Your OWN Modern Bedding

by DIY Maven

Design Your OWN Modern Bedding

Up till now, when we've wanted to design our own bedding, we'd have to have it custom (code for 'expensive') made or we'd have to make it ourselves. Now inmod lets us design our own bedding for just a few hundred bucks, and they've made the process so fun it's kind of addictive! 

created at: 02/24/2011

To design our own bedding on inmod, we simply choose a pattern, fabric color and type, colors for embroidery details and a size. That's it! When you have your new...

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Modern Garden Gnome Roundup

by DIY Maven

Modern Gnomes

You might not know it, but rounding up modern garden gnomes is tricky. They're shy, which makes them hard to catch. Kind of like snipe. But, I prevailed in the end. Take a look at these garden gnomes, all a far cry from their Travelocity brother. 

Pictured above is West Elm's garden gnomes, on sale for $12.99 each.

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Desk-A-Day: Vitra's Citizen Office

by Bruno Bornsztein

 

Desk-A-Day: Vitra's Citizen Office
You know and love Vitra for its designer furniture and Girard Dolls; here's their take on the modern office. They call it the 'Citizen Office', a concept that encourages occupants to work using a range of postures and to move within the office as much as possible. In the Citizen Office, employees decide the appropriate work style, posture and place to suit each activity. 

 

The ID High is 32 cm higher than a standard office swivel chair and thus corresponds to the standard height of standing tables.

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Three Nature-Inspired Stools to Make Yourself

by Capree K

Three Nature-Inspired Stools to Make Yourself

One huge trend as of late has been nature-inspired furniture and decor, especially log stools and side tables: they're Scandinavian, rustic, and modern all at once, which may explain some of the allure.  I've seen them all over the Internet and from just about every online retailer.  The problem is, most of these bad boys cost a ridiculously pretty penny and I'm willing to bet you could DIY them for a whole lot less.  

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Roundup: 7 Inspiring Danish Interiors

by Capree K

Roundup: 7 Inspiring Danish Interiors

I think by now it's pretty clear that I am madly in love with all things Scandinavian (evidence here and here).  The Danes, Swedes, and Norwegians just know where it's at when it comes to interior design, architecture, home decor, textiles, furniture, etc. etc.  Basically, they rock at life and making everything around them beautiful.  So, to celebrate that fact, I've rounded up seven inspiring Danish homes as a mid-week pick-me-up!  

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