The use of a finely calibrated cigar humidor will ensure your favorite stogies never go stale, keep their intended taste and aroma, and are ready to smoke when you’re ready to enjoy them.
The interior designers of the world are abuzz with the variety of new designs featuring natural, raw or live edge wood. See the combinations causing all the commotion, and we’ll point out a few key ways to embrace the trend along the way.
Traditional Notes: An Old World Nursery
Preparing for the arrival of a new loved one is both a joyful and a daunting task. Where will this little love sleep? Where will the family sit for feeding time, nap time, and story time? Which nursery furniture speaks to the fundamental values of the family? Borrowing concepts and style from the annals of time to create an Old World Nursery might provide just the inspiration your new addition needs.
Diving through piles of leaves, stretching for the shiniest apple, inhaling the cinnamon and pumpkin spice in the air — fall captivates your senses like no other season. The Amish have long practiced these kind of simple fall traditions, each growing in meaning as the years pass. Take your family for a whirl with these four fall traditions before you’re snowed in for the winter!
Take the chill out of the ‘Ber months with these cozy outdoor furniture concepts!
Time to welcome shorter days and fluffy fur blankets! Make these brisk evenings and chilly nights all the more memorable with outdoor furniture & recipes made for lingering amidst the leaves.
Sure, you can look at bunk beds as the ultimate tower of fun for the little ones. But why not use the escapism inherent in bunking up to your advantage?
Here, some very grown-up ways to make bunk beds a part of your home’s charm:
3 Beloved Digs, 1 Voice to Listen to
Do you think you know what your dining room style is? We’ve made it easier to recognize by helping you to listen to your gut, not the label.
We’ll show you the picture of the room before identifying the style. A little tricky? Maybe, but we think it’ll help you decide on a style that is genuine to you, not to a preconceived notion.
Word of caution: The photo that inspires you most just might surprise you!
We couldn’t resist having a little fun to start the pumpkin season, so when we saw that our Polyvore fans had already started working Dutchcrafters fall furniture into their moodboards, we hopped on the hayride!
See a couple of their creations:
In the Amish community, talking about “the Yoder brothers” is a bit like us English folk (as they refer to us) talking about “the Jones boys” or “the Smith sisters.”
Extend the handcrafted grace of a solid wood hutch out from the dining areas of your home with these new hutch ideas.
Older homes are notorious for their compact, often complicated little bedrooms. Don’t let layout discourage you from creating a multi-functional room to use for exercise, overnight guests or–with the example below– an amazing work space. Read on, and see how Murphy Beds are a surprising solution to any number of bedroom bummers!
Gone are the hot summer days of rapid-fire romance novels and merry, fly-by-night mysteries. Looking toward autumn, we can imagine snuggling up near a roaring fire with a steaming mug, nestling into a cozy reading nook, bundling up in a fluffy throw and getting our read on. These classic rocker and bookcase combinations beg you to join them for just such an afternoon (or morning, or evening . . .) and have inspired a fall reading list from us! What say you?
Living Large Ideas Inspired by Ingenious Tiny Homes
Call it what you like — voluntary simplicity, microliving, downsizing — scaling down your home’s size is a major step toward reducing your carbon footprint. Tiny homes use far less water and energy, and produce less waste. Of course, they come with some incredible organization, too!
Tiny homes offer us almost innumerable ways to get creative with the space available and stay green at the same time. Here are a few we’ve culled from around the web — why not give some tiny homes’ ideas a shot in your own spaces?
When you give your entryway the proper treatment, it can become such an inviting, organized, and ultimately inspiring initiation to your home that you’ll wonder why you left it so long neglected. Your hallway can can add accessible square footage and darling display to your home, as well as necessary storage options. Check out what all you can do with hall furniture – from hall benches and shelving to display tables and shoe storage.
After the bustle and busy of a long day at the office (or an even longer day shopping for the upcoming holiday season), suiting up for a seasonal shindig at the local hotspot or at That One Friend’s place can seem both stale and stressful.
We’ve got some tips here to help you bring in home bar furniture that complements your life and your libation of choice.