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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If Dr. Seuss Were Your Decorator: NEW Cartoon Furniture (Updated for 2012).

new cartoon furniture

This is an update of an original post to include their new products. (more…)

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Molly Meg. Modern Design and Hip Furniture For Children.

Molly Meg Furniture For Children

Molly Meg of the UK is a company that is dedicated to bringing the best of 20th century and present design into the world of children. They specialize in modern iconic and vintage furnishings in scaled down sizes, for the hippest of children and their design-loving parents. (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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Judson Beaumont’s "Cartoon" Furniture. Furniture Filled With Whimsy & Straightline Designs.

Judson Beaumont Cartoon furniture
above:The Accordian dresser

If you’ve ever wanted to live in a Looney Tunes Cartoon or have your children’s room resemble a scene from Beauty & The Beast or Alice in Wonderland, then Judson Beaumont’s quirky and well-crafted furniture is the thing for you. (more…)

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