Posts tagged Contemporary Home

Oooms Rocker

Okay, this just opens up all sorts of cool rocking chair possibilities! ‘Rocker’, created by Dutch design studio Oooms, is an universal attachment to turn almost any four-legged chair into a real rocking chair. I love the color variety. (That green!) Pairing this attachment with a vintage chair would give any modern home some quirky… Continue reading

DIY Case Study Bed

Check out this great DIY Case Study Bed a reader shared on Apartment Therapy. He didn’t provide overly detailed instructions or anything, but with having no prior sewing experience he did a fantastic job. It’s encouraging enough to make me want to tackle my own upholstery projects.

Modern Home – Creek House

Creek House by Roger Ferris + Partners. I love how bright and airy this modern home is. The window walls let light flood in and provide a fantastic view of the landscape. I like all the framed prints in this home. I smell you on my skin. Sexy. I wish I was brave enough to… Continue reading

Modern Home – Shine House

The Shine House by Koning Eizenberg incorporated strategic use of plywood sheerwalls to avoid steel framing and help control costs. This modern home won the 2004 Residential Architect Merit Award.

Modern Landscaping – Wood Slice Path

Okay, at some point in time I must try out this design idea! I love it! Katy Elliot found this walkway at the Portland Flower Show. Natural, organic materials used in a fresh way create such a pretty pattern. It’s great! I think I would want to seal the wood to help it last longer,… Continue reading