Elk Group International makes natural wood and galvanized steel office furniture that brings a modern farmhouse or rustic look to your home office. Continue reading
A few years ago octopus images started showing up at the furniture markets. Both Las Vegas and High Point, N.C. had octopi on fabric, furniture, tableware and pillows.
This trend shows no sign of going away. Here are some ways to add this look to your home. Continue reading
Whether you want a fun nod to Asian style, a formal Chinese Chippendale look, or somewhere to display your Blue Willow china. there are a lot of options in shelves, etageres and bookcases that work.
These shelves may not look obviously Asian, but the lattice reflects forms that are found in Asian and Oriental décor. Continue reading
I love this pagoda shelf I found on Pinterest. I tracked it down on Amazon. The shelf is 86″ high, 23.5” wide and 21.75” deep.
Made for Pets London makes this adorable telephone booth cat or dog bed.
They call it a dog house, but it is not for outside. It is made of made of fleece fabric, 50% polyester, 50% viscose with silver raincoat fabric on the inside.
It has a removable pillow inside.
They say it is big enough for three cats or two small dogs. Continue reading
We recently went to an Auction Preview at Indian Cave Lodge, a mountain hotel near Hendersonville, NC, built in 1892 that is now a private home. Continue reading
Rose gold finish is used on furniture and lighting. Softer than copper, with a warm pinkish cast, rose gold coordinates beautifully with any style from Hollywood Regency to Farmhouse, from Mid Century Modern to Industrial.
Modern and Mid Century Modern Rose Gold
ELK Group International 3138-266 Jette Chair
17” wide x 19” front to back, 38” high back
Finish: Rose Gold
The energetic, upward-directed vectors of our retro-futurist Jette collection Chair relaunch the nuclear and celestial-inspired “Googie” aesthetic made popular by Mid Century Space Age design stories. Beautiful, on-trend Rose Gold-finished metal openwork. Perfect for that hip urban address.
Have you seen furniture that looks like books? There are all kinds. Some are wood, some are resin and all are really fun and functional furniture
The Furniture for Bibliophiles from Design Toscano is made to look like worn leather bound books with faux gold gilding. They are wood or MDF (a strong kind of particle board).
Carved wood furniture is hand-painted to look like stacked books.
Our Toscano-exclusive trompe l’oeil side table “fools the eye” with its intricately hand-painted volumes that create a wooden work of furniture art. Faux books with authentic metal pulls slide out to reveal a single drawer, while others open as double doors for convenient storage near a favorite chair or in an entryway. This clever addition to any room is truly part fun and part function that’s perfect for the most avid bibliophile!
This week someone pinned a chair that looks like it’s made of glass. There was no link and no name, so I had to look for it. Continue reading
Martin Furniture makes furniture for offices, homes and hotels. They came across my radar because I am looking at book shelves. They make really tall bookcases that have a ladder. They are available on Amazon and the reviews are really good. They also have some that show up on Amazon Clearance at a lot lower price.
The ladder helps you reach the books on the top, but mostly it just looks really cool! Continue reading