Patchwork furniture design


Patchwork or “pieced work” is a form of needlework that involves sewing together pieces of fabric into a larger design. These shapes are carefully measured and cut, basic geometric shapes making them easy to piece together. ( Wikipedia )

Squint and Bokja both produce modern versions of patchwork. Squint is an English company that creates furniture with a mix of English damasks, Japanese kimono silks, and 19th century French trimmings to create a a modern vision of patchwork.

Bokja is a Lebanese company that uses rich embroidery and luxury fabrics from across the region to create detailed and individual pieces.

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Home decor made from old recycled wood


What’s not to love about the rustic look and feel of a piece of old weathered wood?

I prepared a collection of art and home decor fashioned from salvaged, reclaimed wood and I think you’ll agree that sometimes things become more beautiful with age!

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Hanging bunk bed


In order to use space in the kids room in a clever way, use a hunging bunk bed.

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Turqoise home interior


Designed by Tobi Fairley, the Chancellor Hotel in Fayetteville, Arkansas brings to our attention its level of sophistication via the turqoise color style.

Shades of rich turquoise, charcoal, and gold mixed with classic black and white makes the hotel so chic.

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Clever reuse of empty wine bottles


If you remain with some empty bottles of wine after a night party don’t throw them! Insert a Christmas light string into a hole drilled in a bottle’s side and light them. They look so awesome!

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