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The Trendy-Tub: Recycled Storage Containers Become Furniture & More

Trendy Tub Recycled Storage

The latest creation from Gerard Dumora and Jacqueline Lauth of Pacific Art Design is a smart and artful re-purposing of basic cardboard and galvanized steel tubs. (more…)

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One Man’s Trash Is Another Man’s Treasure: Can It! The Vipp Charity Auction Of Artist Designed Cans.

Vipp Charity auction hero IIHIH copyDesign Within Reach is co-hosting CAN IT!, a charity auction to benefit DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS.

CAN IT! is being produced by Danish design company Vipp in celebration of their 70th anniversary. This noteworthy event will feature an exhibition and auction of Vipp trash bins that have been transformed by 35 leading figures in the worlds of architecture, art, design, fashion and entertainment. (more…)

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$6 Million Crib With Outdoor Cinema By Hagy Belzberg.

skyline residence by hagy belzberg

Ever come across a home for sale that you might actually be willing to kill for? No? This one may get you to consider risking capital punishment. It’s a modern Hollywood Hills Nirvana. The amazing home, which includes an outdoor cinema, just went on the market (update: it has since sold). (more…)

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Monster, Beast & Bear Rugs – Oh My!

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Monster rugs, rugs with teeth, and bearskin rugs made of anything but bearskin, seem to be all the rage these days. So, I thought I’d share some of the best with you. (more…)

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B+N Iconic Furniture & Textured Wall Panels

B+N Iconic Furniture & Textured Wall Panels

B+N Industries is an innovative designer and manufacturer of products and systems for the retail, architectural, and consumer industries (available to the trade only). With the launch of their Iconic Furniture in February, 2009 and new additions to their Iconic Panels (great looking modern carved wall panels), they have a huge selection of modern architectural accents that are both good for your decor and the environment. (more…)

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