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My Colorful Home Office

I have to say, I just adore my office. It is not the only room in the house that is totally me, but it's the only room I didn't have to take anyone else's opinion into consideration when creating the [...]

Feng Shui’ing My Office

While we're on the subject of transformation, if you have an interest in improving various facets of your life via feng shui, I highly recommend Move Your Stuff, Change Your Life, by Karen Rauch Carter. I've mentioned this book before, [...]

Red Chair Market: Finding New & Used Furniture in Austin

Craigslist is a great resource for a lot of things, but like all discount shopping experiences, it requires effort. You're slogging through a million posts--even if you're gifted at filtering via keyword searches--because there's just so much schlock to wade [...]

Fab Finds

Austin's Five Elements Furniture turned this modern arc lamp into a holiday feature with colored bulbs. Photo by Suzi Q. Varin / Q Weddings. Merry Christmas to all! Yes, I know Christmas day is over but I get [...]

Craigslist Furniture Crawl: Mid-Alpha Cities

The hunt continues...this time in Houston,Las Vegas, LA, Miami, Minneapolis, and New York City. HOUSTON LAS VEGAS Super amazing stuff posted in Vegas but it's all over $1K and I just don't play that way. LOS [...]

HGTV's Design Star: Season 4, Episode 8: Celebrities' Homes

FINALLY.  The episode I’ve been waiting for—a three-way tie in my head when it comes down to the end.  This is what I live for when it comes to a design competition show.  I want to feel torn!  I want [...]