Archive | April, 2010

ENTERTAINING, PAPER goods

April 12, 2010 | by Kim

New Stamp Sets by Yellow Owl Workshop

badminton stamp set by yellow owl workshop

Stamps are ideal to create unique invitations and place cards. Looking at the latest collection of Yellow Owl Workshop gave me the urge [...]

ENTERTAINING, OUTDOOR entertaining

April 12, 2010 | by Kim

Organic Blanket and Throw by Heather Heron

hand knotted beach blanket from environment by heather heron

Canadian-born, LA-based designer Heather Heron proposes exquisite blankets that will sustain a day or night at the beach. Developed with the surf culture [...]

FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE

April 11, 2010 | by Kim

Outstanding Mingling Plates: Puzzleboard by...

puzzleboard by oooms let you mingle, drink and eat tapas with one free hand

You know my fascination with mingling plates. I am always on the lookout for more. I spotted the Puzzleboard by Oooms earlier. [...]

ENTERTAINING, PARTY ideas + decor

April 10, 2010 | by Kim

Mistystix for a Fog-like Effect

mistystix for a fog effect in your drinks

Although they are targeting bars, hotels and caterers, many will care to know about Mistystix. You could buy a pack if you [...]

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ENTERTAINING, TABLETOP

April 9, 2010 | by Kim

What Can you Bring Home from DIFFA’s...

mmpi tabletop at diffa's dining by design 2010

I did not cover earlier the DIFFA’s event of the year, which is the Dining by Design 2010, because, frankly, I was [...]

CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

April 8, 2010 | by Kim

Modern Citrus Chevron Theme for a Dessert...

amy atlas's modern citrus chevron dessert table in brides magazine

The palette could pass for a follow-up to my post about cheerful outdoor furniture. It did not strike me until I put [...]

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HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

April 8, 2010 | by Kim

Cheerful Outdoor Furniture and Fabrics

cheerful outdoor furniture and fabrics

The sunny summer weather of last weekend sent me on a quest for bright and fun outdoor furniture. I tried to look [...]

HOME + GARDEN, HOME office

April 7, 2010 | by Kim

I like my Cool Feet

cool feet by bluelounge

I must confess that it took me one year to install them on my MacBook Pro. I decided to put on the [...]

FOOD + DRINK, RECIPES + menus

April 7, 2010 | by Kim

Free Form Tarts and a Wow moment for La...

free form tart recipes :: pear tart and onion tart

I never realized until I watched a French TV show that “free form tart” is a concept that does not exist in the [...]

HOME + GARDEN, HOME decor

April 7, 2010 | by Kim

Colored Glass Accessories

colored glass accessories :: tealight candlehoders flower bottles and vases

If you are looking for home accessories to punch up your interior, look no further than colored glass for inspirations. I spot [...]

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CAKES + desserts, ENTERTAINING

April 6, 2010 | by Kim

Bettina’s Schmandkuchen recipe

Bettina’s Schmandkuchen recipe

Many of you asked for the recipe of the delicious Schmandkuchen that my German-born friend Bettina Forget baked at Easter. I am delighted [...]

HOME + GARDEN, MODERN architecture

April 6, 2010 | by Kim

Fukuoka House

Fukuoka family house

You feel like you are outside inside this Japanese family home. For that alone, I think it is a great architecture project. [...]

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