The Baddy Is Back. Now in Big and Baby Sizes, The Hip Garden Gnome Is Also A Lamp.

Baddy Gnome Lamp

You may recall that I introduced you to an adorable modern colored resin garden gnome a ways back. Normally I am anti-garden gnome, but the Baddy was definitely the cutest outdoor bearded decor I’d ever seen. Designed for the Italian plastics and polyethylene product company PLUST, he’s now available in a mini size as well as an indoor/outdoor lamp in two sizes. (more…)

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Pirate Ship Room, Climbing Cave and Golf Simulator Make a Home A Playhouse.

pirate ship room

When it comes to childhood fantasies, this house has fulfilled several of them all under one roof. An amazing Pirate Ship bedroom, a Secret SuperLuge slide, a Climbing Cave and a Golf-Simulator have transformed this private family home into a playhouse. (more…)

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Mature Style For Your Mini Me: Modern Furniture Design Classics for Kids

Modern Furniture Design Classics for Kids

In the 1700s and 1800s it was commonplace for children’s furniture to look exactly like adult furniture, only smaller in size. Then in the 1900’s, and certainly by my birth in the mid 1960s, children’s furnishings and toys were made of plastic, vinyl or formica and came in bright primary colors or sickly pastels and were often printed with duckies or trains. Furnishings that concentrated more on function that form. (more…)

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