Fanned placemat set, $17.06 (set of 2), West Elm.
Design & Decor Blog
A new year means 365 days of new possibilities!
I’ve always been an agenda girl and I take my time finding the perfect planner. Some of my preferences in design change year to year. Like the changing Pantone colour of the year, I’ll go from loving red, to purple, to grey, to good old black and white. Then there are the endless patterns! From vibrant polka dots to bold giraffe prints, here are five agendas that have caught my eye for 2012.
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Modern kitchens need not be so serious. Indulge your inner child by injecting some playfulness back into this family friendly space.
LUprints, based in Pemberton, British Columbia, offers handmade, eco-conscious kitchenware. Their line ranges from placemats, to coasters, to aprons, and everything in between.
Each design has a simple, yet striking, graphic quality. Combine that with pops of fresh colour and you’ve got a proudly Canadian line of unique homewares that offer a nod to the designer’s Swedish roots.
Here are some of my faves from LUprints online store…
The holidays may be officially over but we still have a little holiday cheer to share! We’ve featured a few recipes from Cake Simple on Style at Home – a cookbook filled with pretty bundt cakes – and we now have a copy up for grabs. This book will help make baking easy and give you plenty of fun ideas to entertain this year.