I confess, I am a bookworm. I love books and whenever I pass along a book store I simply can’t resist getting just one more book for my never ending collection. ‘The more the merrier’ I tell myself, however as books are starting to pile in every corner of my house, the lookout for good book storage solutions is inevitable. And if you’re looking for a functional item with a touch of style, like me, it becomes a not-so-easy task. Continue reading
This unique floating shelf is a very attractive addition to any bar, cocktail cabinet or drinks table. Sturdily made from wood composite and finished with Java, black paint, it accommodates six wine glasses and the top doubles as a shelf that can be used to store bottles or other items up to a maximum load of 15lb. Continue reading
I saw this Matrix Cube Collection storage unit and thought how many combinations I could make from these modular cubes. I pictured them arranged as a room divider or a unit to house my stereo and TV. By adding internal shelves it is possible to store books and CD’s and to display ornaments.
Using the criss-cross shelves the cube is perfect for storing wine and holds up to 12 bottles. Each cube is 18’ x 18” x 15’ deep and there are trays for storing accessories such as newspapers, magazines, books and so much more. Continue reading
Paper Pot is a refreshing concept for storing tissue paper. This award-winning dispenser is both decorative and functional, designed to be used for both toilet paper and tissue paper – a sleek and stylish container that will add a sophisticated touch to your home or office decor. Continue reading
I take little convincing about the quality and design of Danish furniture. The wood and the clean cut lines are totally to my taste and always seem to fit in with the décor of the room I am furnishing.
When I found this perfect set of units for the entrance to my house, I fell in love with them on sight. These units make it easy to just come in and hang up your coat and sit down and take off your shoes so as not to dirty the floors or clutter the house with discarded clothing. For all that, the area does not look like a cloak room or dumping ground. Continue reading
Yes I know, we’ve all been there, searching feverishly for those darn keys. And i don’t know if you’ve noticed but it always happens when you’re in a rush, in the morning or trying to catch the last train at the end of the day. Seeing a person who lost their keys is not a pretty sight; frantically flipping notes, ransacking a bag, or even crawling on the floor. Continue reading
How many of you prick your fingers while carelessly dealing with pins? I know i do. I keep a pile of thumbtacks scattered around in a closed box and every time… Ooouch! It’s as if they’re waiting for you to reach in and when they feel fumbling fingers, like small piranhas they attack. Now i know why they’re called drawing-pins, for drawing blood of course. *wink* Continue reading
Featuring several compartments to hold your cellphone and mail, and two metal hooks to hang your keys, scarves and bags, the Entry Butler, from Three by Three Seattle, will help you organize all your personal bits and pieces. Throw in a few of their super-strong, super-tiny mighty magnets to pin down your notes, favorite cards and photos to the surface; mount this compact organizer on your entrance wall and you’re good to go. Continue reading
These super magnets are both cute and handy for organizing notes, postcards and memos. To operate, simply turn them on or off, just like you would turn a switch. It’s a nice concept and fun to play with, however their true value resides not only in the design but in their versatility. Continue reading
Line is a practical wall-mounted coat rack, designed for hanging clothes, glasses or keys as well as providing extra storage space for organizing newspapers, letters and just about anything you would need in the morning on your way to school or work. This fun organizer rack will bring creativity and practicality to your home interior design, and will be perfect on the wall of your entrance room. Continue reading