Picture Perfect

1. British designer Finn Magee’s Flat Light comes in a limited edition of 50; the poster hangs on the wall but lights up just the same. 2. Maison Martin Margiela’s trompe-l’oeil door stickers may have guests running into walls but it’s worth the delightful tone they bring to any room. 3.  Else>>>

Living in Vegas: On the New City Center

City Center is home to the hottest new addresses on the Las Vegas Strip, offering three reasons to rethink the question: But would you really want to live there? There are reasons to visit Las Vegas—casinos, pool parties, Cher—and there are reasons to go back—shopping, dining, Elton.  Else>>>

Take a Load Off with the Daydream Lounger

Ugh, it's the first full week after our Monday holiday on the 5th and I must say, It. Is. Dragging. Seriously, it's only Wednesday? Already I'm in desperate need of a "Calgon, take me away" moment. Thankfully, Janus et Cie has me covered, no steaming bath required.  Else>>>

Cake Stands: Everything Looks Better on a Pedestal

Everyone deserves to be put up on a pedestal every now and again, be it a special occasion or, perhaps even better, just a Tuesday. In a similar vein, most everything–be it the mundane trappings of life or the beautiful–looks better on a pedestal.  Else>>>

Design Dilemma: Headboards that won't break the bank

Dear CH+D editors, I love the feminine look of upholstered headboards, but I have no clue where to find one that fits within my budget (under $500). I'm not crafty enough to make my own. Any suggestions?  Else>>>

Slap a Coat of Paint on It

Living in an apartment that’s short on space, I constantly find myself having to purge all the little knickknacks and accumulated stuff that manages to somehow find its way into the house. Conversely, I'm also always on the hunt for lovely objects with which to beautify my abode.  Else>>>

Design Datebook: July 10-11

What events not to miss this weekend, from sales to exhibitions to open houses.  Else>>>

Wood You Care for a Rustic-Chic Home?

"Rustic chic" is a phrase that's gets batted around design blogs all the time, but it's a bit of an enigma to actually capture. Sure, it's easy enough to parcel out the meaning: You're looking for a blend of part earthy substance, part luxurious style.  Else>>>

No Crying in Home Decorating?

Whether teardrops or raindrops, I don't think I'd mind them so much if they came in all shades of the rainbow. Wouldn't that make for a far prettier storm or crying jag? I'd say so. And to prove my point, have a look at these colorful wall tears: Yes, that's not a typo. Wall. Tears. Why?  Else>>>

Kitchen Rebellion

Chef Russell Jackson was inspired by pirates, smugglers and revolutionaries to open his new restaurant, Lafitte—named after the famous 19th-century Louisiana pirate—on a renovated San Francsico pier that dates back to 1918.  Else>>>


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