11 Christmas Advent Calendars: Updated Styles for a Traditional Favorite

Buy Here Christmas comes just once a year, but there are only 24 days in the Advent Calendar – and the countdown starts on December 1. Are you ready? The traditional advent calendar has given way to a more stylized version – from old photos on reclaimed wooden trees to spa treats in sleek, modern packages. And let’s not forget the whiskey advent calendar! From chocolates to cocktails – here’s to the Christmas season! Linen Garland Advent Calendar

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Floral Wall Art Made with CNC Engraved Barn Board

This rustic guest room designed by Kara Paslay Designs is cowboy meets damsel, expressed through an amazing floral wall art feature donning a delicate pattern engraved in a weathered barn-board backdrop. Interior designer Kara and her husband Tim unholstered their high-tech tools once again – and if you love this, you’ve got to see their other projects! Using a CNC machine, they engraved Kara’s computer-generated flower design diagonally across the wall. We love the contrast between old and new, fresh and … (read more)

Mason Jar Christmas Centerpiece – 16 Modern Easy DIY Ideas

Mason jars really are one of the most versatile items out there – and great fun to play with around the holidays. Any holiday, really, but we’re concentrating on Christmas today. A little ingenuity and scavenging around what you’ve already got – and you can probably make something pretty special for the center of the table. From elegant lights to whimsical dioramas, the only limit is your imagination. Fill those Mason Jars with Holiday Cheer and when December 26 rolls around, start thinking about how … (read more)

Coffee Cup Arm Chair Has Balance and Body

Like a fine coffee, this arm chair has balance, body — and aroma! Made from one single piece of scented cedar, it’s a work of pop art as much as it is a chair. The cedar pattern and gradation is incredible – a joy to behold. The wood chosen is at least 2.5 feet in diameter – to provide ample sitting area. And the cushion of course, is leather. Isn’t this coffee cup motif is such whimsy and fun? Designer Carlo Leonardo Rosa created this funky piece … (read more)

Adaptable Shelving – Fishbone by B-Line

Adaptable shelving – it sounds almost poetic as it gives a warm feeling that all is going to be OK and that shelf WILL fit into your small space. And the new Fishbone shelving by B-Line will. B-Line is known for their unusual, innovative bookshelves, and the Fishbone line is no exception. Described as adaptable, it is, of course, modular and configurable. As you can see on the images below, this shelving system can adapt to your space by utilizing multitudes of configurations. Fishbone can serve as a library shelf, … (read more)

Origine Du Monde Chair by Italo Rota for Meritalia

It’s a chair that brings “creature comforts” back home. Dubbed the “Origine Du Monde, Maybe!” chair, this unusual, ultra-modern chair was design by Italo Rota for Italian furniture house Meritalia. The soft hues complement the plush cushions perfectly, forming what the designed has described as “uterine sensuality.” The cushions are made of memory foam which, in keeping with the obviously maternal theme of the design, reminds us of protection, rest and the future. The base is made from polished aluminum, irregular in shape, just like the chair concept as a whole, If you like … (read more)

Concept Faucet KWC DAN is a new bathroom sensation

KWC DAN is a new concept faucet developed by NOA, a German-based product development company. The design is set to become KWC’s next iconic faucet line. Trendir showcases many minimalist bathroom fixtures but Dan is quite unique because it’s based on an entirely new concept. Imagine combining a spout, a pressure balance valve and a thermostatic control into one minimalist object resembling a flying disk, and you get a fascinating mechanism that reduces faucet design to its absolute essence. The flow rate and water temperature can be controlled precisely using two … (read more)

East Meets West in Hybrid Dinnerware Collection by CTRLZAK Studio for Seletti

What a unique idea! Merging East and West in dinner plates, cups, saucers, even platters! But the plates are the thing, that’s where the contrast and harmony really stands out. The East and West meet with a colorful line – one side representing each culture. The Japanese koi, for example, paired with the British castle (above). Just imagine the dinner party table you could set with these dishes. Eclectic or what? But also classic – as the designs are well-known. But combine two cultures in … (read more)