furniture

Art Week: West Austin Studio Tour

It's about that time, folks! You look forward to the EAST tour every year, and for the second year we also have the West Austin Studio Tour to give us a big art fix. I've gone through everyone's websites and [...]

Magazine Monday: Vogue Living / Australia

By now you may be aware of my recent fascination with Australian home decor magazines, so it's probably no surprise that I make a beeline at the bookstore for anything with "Australia" in the title. Vogue Living: Australia caught my [...]

Spring Fever: New Modern Outdoor Furniture

Spring fever has hit in a big way, leaving me jonesing for extra cash to trick out my outdoor spaces. If you're in the market for new patio furniture, you're definitely in luck. Retailers have showered us with amazing and [...]

Fab Finds: Blu Dot @ Target

We're running amok with lower-priced designer lines this week! Blu Dot has a line of home furnishings at Target (online only), called TOO by Blu Dot. Here's what I fancy: TOO by Blu Dot Twilight Sideboard / Media Stand [...]

Fab Finds: Design by Conran @ JCPenney

Guess who else is sporting a line of home goods at JCPenney? The UK's Conran Shop. Known for their modern, Bo Concept-ish style and a bit of whimsy, The Conran Shop is a fave among budget-minded design aficionados. This is [...]

Fab Finds: Jonathan Adler Happy Chic @ JCPenney

We all know how much I adore Jonathan Adler, my design idol. Room Fu designers Claire Patrick and Robin Callan pose for a photo with Jonathan Adler at his store in Austin, TX It doesn't hurt that he [...]

Magazine Monday: Rue Magazine

Rue Magazine's Feb/Mar 2013 issue is today's Magazine Monday topic. The overall look leans toward an upscale, albeit simplistic, side of glam. I found myself drawn more to what was in this edition of Rue than in last week's featured [...]

Area Rug DOs and DON’Ts

An area rug's purpose in life is two-fold: (A) to define a space, and (B) to enhance your decor. Before we get into our list of Area Rug DOs and DON'Ts, let's break down these two roles. How does an [...]