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Object of Desire: New Summery Table Linens from Once Milano

Object of Desire: New Summery Table Linens from Once Milano

New from one of our favorite linen companies, London-based Once Milano: summery table linens with macrame detailing (granny style). Above: The Linen Tablecloth with Macrame Trim is €490, and is available in three sizes and several c.. Read More →

Steal This Look: A Springlike Pastel Bedroom in Paris, DIY Edition

Steal This Look: A Springlike Pastel Bedroom in Paris, DIY Edition

The genius of the Hotel Henriette is in the details—done on a tight budget, no less. Designer Vanessa Scoffier of Les Nouveaux Decorateurs turned the 30-year-old hotel into a “vintage, bohème, and très DIY” sanctuary. In the 140 square.. Read More →

10 Easy Pieces: Good-Looking Space Heaters

10 Easy Pieces: Good-Looking Space Heaters

In drafty spaces, heating reinforcements are a must. If you ask us, the trouble with space heaters is the lack of unoffensive-looking options. A last minute must-have-heat-at-desk purchase from a big box store can eventually lead to a landfill add.. Read More →

Object of Desire: Director’s Chairs with Striped Vintage Grain Sack Covers from Makié

Object of Desire: Director’s Chairs with Striped Vintage Grain Sack Covers from Makié

Spotted on Makié, one of our favorite online shops, folding traditional summer seating made with French vintage grain sack fabric, designed and handcrafted by Yonemono in Japan. Here’s a look. Above: The Director’s Chair with Navy.. Read More →

Domestic Science: How to Wash a Down Comforter

Domestic Science: How to Wash a Down Comforter

Over the past several months, we’ve been touting the benefits of a clean bed, from pillow to mattress (see Domestic Science: How to Clean a Mattress and Domestic Science: How to Wash a Pillow). Our latest installment? How to wash a down comfo.. Read More →

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Plywood

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Plywood

Hear the word “plywood” and you might think of a cheap, maybe even low-quality construction material, used behind the scenes but not sophisticated enough to be seen on the surface. Thankfully, though, plywood is earning its rightful reputation.. Read More →

10 Easy Pieces: Modern Single Lever Straight Kitchen Faucets

10 Easy Pieces: Modern Single Lever Straight Kitchen Faucets

When it comes to modern kitchen faucets, there are many features to consider: wall or counter mounting, single or double hole, number of handles, height, as well as pull out and spray faucet heads. Additionally, there’s the aesthetic of the fauc.. Read More →

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Plaster

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Plaster

In this week’s installment of 10 Things Nobody Tells You: what to know about the age-old tradition of plaster. Read on: 1. It can contain marble dust or soap made from olives. At its most basic, plaster is a mixture of lime or gypsum, sa.. Read More →

Churncraft: The Classic Butter Churn Updated

Churncraft: The Classic Butter Churn Updated

Not long ago I went to a dinner party where one of the guests brought a ramekin of lovely hand-churned butter as an offering (she made it the low-tech way: filling a mason jar with heavy cream and shaking it). So I was interested to discover Churn.. Read More →

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