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Bolt of inspiration or subconscious thievery?

Bolt of inspiration or subconscious thievery?

The completed den doesn’t look exactly how I’d imagined in the months leading up to the big makeover, but several elements come pretty close, including the infamous steel tanker desk I refinished last summer and the Red Cross flag I bought and framed before the room’s new brownish-gray paint color (Benjamin Moore Iron Mountain) had […]

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The den makeover is complete

The den makeover is complete

The den is done, and I like the way it looks. More importantly, I like the way it feels. Having said that, the outcome was kind of an accident. There must be at least a few colors that don’t look good with Benjamin Moore’s brownish-blackish-grayish Iron Mountain hue, but I haven’t found one yet, so […]

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Spotlight: Urban Case

Spotlight: Urban Case

I discovered Seattle-based furniture company Urban Case at ICFF, and while I like all their products, my favorite is the melli compact lounge.  The wall cabinet, which is stylish, utilitarian and just a little kitschy, should be in every home. That’s right – every home (including my home, generous friends).

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