Everyone's talking about costume parties and thriller flicks, but even as an adult I know Halloween is all about the candy. I wanted to make a spooky treat that was different than the usual mix of fun candies and white chocolate - I wanted something... darker. With bloody red candy melts and dark chocolate chips, this Halloween bark is sure to hit the darkest of spots.
I usually switch out our throw pillows every Spring and Fall, but I'm seriously considering switching them out every holiday starting with Valentine's Day! This pillow project is perfect to help you give your couch or bed a little love!
Fall is definitely upon us here in Boston; every other tree is a beautiful shade of red, orange or gold. And the colors feel so warm and inviting, that they inspired me to find some interiors with those same colors. So here are ten gorgeous, inviting warm living rooms that you'll want to recreate in your own home.
It's that time of the year to get our red on. Usually it comes in the guise of hearts, but
You might not have noticed Curbly's amazing 'Clippings' feature - it allows anyone to log in and clip images from around the web and save them to their Curbly account (see below for instructions).
This month, our users have been clipping up a storm! Here are some of my favorites:
Whew! We've been setting a lot of tables around here. It all started with our Thanksgiving table, followed a week later by our Hanukkah table, and now we're gearing up for a Christmas table. We wanted to do something simple, with the traditional red and green. We will have many friends in town in the coming weeks, and impromptu entertaining will certainly happen. We put together this Christmas table in about 15 minutes. Here's the play-by-play...
At my local Big Box store recently, I picked up a Dutch Boy Dimensions brochure which highlights the Dimensions’ red family. They categorize these luscious colors into five groups. They are defined as follows:
True Reds: These reds are ‘bright, saturated and classy shades that really pop next to their complementary color–green.’ Among DB examples are Fearless Matador-Red 02, Parrot Feather- Red 03, Tomato Bisque-DC316 , Rocket Red-A4-1 and Victory...
Made of white polypropylene, this balloon glows red thanks to a red LED bulb and two lithium-coin batteries. Perfect for nighttime parties on the patio. Although, when I look at it, I can't help singing the opening lines of Roxanne. From Design Boom, the lamp will set you back $30, which includes shipping.
"Wine is one of the oldest alcoholic beverages on the planet. Its history spans thousands of years and while heavy drinking of any alcoholic beverage rather brings lots of health-related troubles instead of benefits, current research suggests that a glass of red wine each day may be providing you with more than just a little relaxation. "
- Reduced risk of death from nearly all causes: European researchers suggest that moderate daily...
The Staple Free Stapler from Wrapables might be just as cool as a Red Swingline. As its name suggests, the Staple Free Stapler doesn’t us staples but a clever cut, fold and tuck technique that holds together up to 5 pieces of paper. At only $7.95, it’s not only economical but environmentally friendly. Too cool!
This romantic vessel has 6 jets and measures an ample 66" L x 58" W x 24" D, which should be big enough for two but maybe not three, if that's the way you roll.
If the thought of a gigantic red heart-shaped whirlpool is off-putting but you still wants some frothy amour this...
Add these pieces of flair to your desk and you just may begin to like your office space.
A stapler Milton would love.
A red staple remover to match, perhaps?
A phone the same color as the firetrucks.
And a red leather desk accessory set even Lumbergh would envy.