There are great deals to be found this weekend, especially if you’re shopping for home furnishings. Whether you’ve been looking for that special piece to complete a look in your living room or are ready for a complete room makeover, we’ve got something for you!
That, ladies and gentlemen, is a vacuum. Quite possibly the most chic, elegant vacuum I have ever seen. When I saw it I had to feature it today. I just love how everything for the home, even cleaning products, is being made nowadays with serious regard to aesthetics. The Artisan Hand Vacuum by Kalorik takes an otherwise unattractive household appliance and brings it into the modern age with an updated, fresh look that is fit to be seen by guests and anyone who enters the home. Read more
It’s Friday! So uncork your favorite bottle and settle in for the weekend with these fun wine storage finds. From the somewhat-wacky to the truly-unique, these are not your grandma’s wine racks.
Pure fun, this Polystone Chef Wine Holder makes a great gift, or a great piece for your buffet at your next gathering. Read more
Dorms come with furniture. Apartments and other off-campus housing options do not. So what to do when you are moving out into your first off-campus digs? Here are some great pieces that maximize space and stay within budget while you create your own first home.
Ideally, your sofa should double as a bed, such as the uniquely modern Mali Combo Chair – Versatile Sofa Chair and Sleeper does! Converts instantly from sofa to sleep surface by folding the sides down. Includes fun color combos and more mature designs as well. Starting at $375 Read more
If modern decor is not your thing and you find transitional style uninspiring in the office, add a few classic pieces to your home office for a new look with an old fashioned vibe. Here are some great picks for adding a classic look to your home office:
Although school starts in just days for many, there is still plenty of time left this summer to enjoy your personal outdoor space. This is the time of year to put those finishing touches on your garden, deck or patio. Here we’ve gathered some of best of this season’s outdoor decor and functional patio elements to give your outdoor space a finished look.
This week’s featured product takes the guesswork out of closet organizing, especially for the younger crowd (sending a kid off to college, anyone?) The Organization Kit by Honey-Can-Do is an all-in-one clothing organizer for the bedroom, dorm, studio apartment and more.
Here is a breakdown of what is included with the set, and tips on how to use it:
-Over the Door Shoe Rack – this handy, space-efficient shoe organizer can hold more than just shoes. Use it to organize scarves, jewelry, accessories and even school or office supplies – a multi-tasker, for sure. Read more
Whether your student is off to the dorms for the first time or back to the community college for a sophomore year, a back to college gift is a great way to spur motivation and help out with the tools he or she needs to succeed!
Here are some gift ideas for college students of any age with several price points in mind to keep everyone covered:
The High Voltage Laptop Bag is one of many trendy, fun and functional laptop bags with a modern messenger bag look. Find leather models, classic felt and canvas options to suit any taste. Read more
When I went to college, bed bugs were still just a myth, part of a cute little saying that started with “Good Night, Sleep Tight…” However, any parent sending their child off to the dorms nowadays probably has bed bugs on the brain. Not only do you not want your student to get bit, you probably don’t want them to bring these little pests back home to you on those treasured weekend visits.
Thankfully, this week’s featured product, the SecureTravel Bedbug & Dustmite Proof Dorm Kit has everything you need to protect your young student. Included with the set are a twin XL mattress zip up encasement, pillowcase and two special laundry bags to keep bugs at bay. They are also designed to help with dustmites, perfect for kids with asthma or allergies.
So if you are about to send your teen off to the dorms for the first time, and you’ve got bed bugs on the brain, arm yourself with these great tools to bring peace back to your mind.