I think it’s about time to give Etsy another once over for cool housewares, don’t you? There really are a lot of great things out there – it just takes some wading through the not-so-great things to find them! 1 – Reclaimed barnwood custom signs by Todd Manring – $45 2 – Blue felt garland by Benzie – $18 3 – Glass drawer pulls
I picked up a little something over the weekend. The shiny silver pyramid spikes were calling my name… I actually first saw this before Christmas at Winners and I didn’t buy it (because it was – you know – Christmas). But I’d been thinking about it a whole lot since then and kicking myself for not grabbing the shopping bull by the horns. Of course
As you can see from my Room of the Week last week, I am obsessed with these right now. They are both retro and industrial in feeling and look fantastic grouped together. They look so great with Edison bulbs in them, especially at night when they give off a dim warm glow. (They are not ideal for your main source of light however!) Here is
Bathroom lighting is often a tricky subject for a designer. You want something that’s functional, chic and easy to clean. I often think that there is not enough available on the market (like with medicine cabinets – but that is a story for another day). With all the interesting lighting available for the rest of the home, I find this a weird discrepancy. (Hello manufacturers?
This is a fantastic deal for a cool pendant. This ice cube halogen has the look of a much more expensive fixture. It’s got a great sculptural shape and diffuses the light in an interesting way. Imagine three of them hanging over a kitchen island – glamourous and not fussy. It’s also an incredible deal – available at Lamps USA for $49.99.