Nuvolone was originally designed in 1970 by Rino Maturi for Mimo Leone & C. and the avant-garde tufted and modular sofa proved to be a huge success. The sofa became almost mythical in appearance with its unforgettably visceral silhouette and left a lasting impression of all that was good about 70s design. The sofa was originally limited to the upholstery of the era but that is no longer the case. Mimo Design Group has restyled the Nuvolone with a new, sexier and far more glamorous outer skin of … (read more)
Holiday shopping? Don’t forget that extra cash back
When you’re using your credit card to buy holiday gifts, it’s easy to forget those cash-back bonuses that some card issuers offer.
Extra cash on rotating categories. Some bank-issued credit cards offer extra cash back of five percent or so on merchant categories that change every three months. So your card may give you additional cash when you shop at electronics and drug stores during one quarter and at home improvement centers and discount stores the next.
For instance, from … (read more)
Cooks covet extra counter space even more than cabinets
When is the last time you heard somebody complain about having too much counter space or too many kitchen cabinets? Lack of space is why nearly 50 percent of homeowners say they keep frequently used kitchen items in other rooms—the food processor winds up in the laundry room, stockpots are stashed in the garage—according to the Research Institute for Cooking & Kitchen Intelligence. If you have space, you can add an island but make sure the countertop you install can … (read more)