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HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space | June 5, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Bacsac Expanded its Line with the Colorful Batyline Collection

bacsac batyline collection

photo credits: Bacsac Batyline collection Here is a flexible way to add a splash of color on your terrace. The new planting pots by Bacsac are ideal for an urban garden. Like their predecessors (the Bacsquare), these 100% recyclable, weightless and portable bags are easy to move outside on the balcony or in the garden. When not in use, [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space | June 3, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Port-a-Bach: Glamping in an Upcycled Container

port-a-bach taking it easy outside

photo credits: Paul McCredie for Atelierworkshop Inspired by the Romotow concept, I continue my search for modern looking holiday home with a small footprint. Personally, I prefer a smaller place because it requires less maintenance. Since sleeping in a tent for several days in a row is not what I have in mind when I want to [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space | May 23, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Romotow: An Awesome Compact Travel Trailer

romotow caravan

Romotow caught my eye for several reasons. First, it looks cool! Second, it is built around delivering spacious and convenient mobile living area in a compact box. Third, it is versatile. You could use a Romotow as a caravan for your vacation. The rest of the year it could become your backyard office. Companies could find [...]

HOME + GARDEN, ORGANIZING | May 16, 2013 | by Kim Vallee

Boxbee: Simple Urban Storage Delivered at Your Door


Many urban apartments and condos lack closets and storage space. Nobody wants overcrowded closets or filling their small spaces with large storage units. And for many people, renting a locker would be a waste since it will be almost empty. Boxbee is a startup from San Francisco that offers a storage alternative for those city residents. [...]


May 13, 2013 | by Kim

Decorating a Terrace with Tulip Lamps

tulip lamp for myyour

photo credits: Tulip Lamp for Myyour A quick look at my logo is all you need to understand why I share this [...]

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May 13, 2013 | by Kim

Cool Organizing Gadgets for your iPhone and...

cord wrap by bobino

photo credits: Cord Wrap by Bobino It was my birthday this weekend. I received wonderful gifts from my friends and family that [...]


May 10, 2013 | by Kim

An Outdoor Furniture Store in Montreal...

outdoor furniture store for condo owners in Montreal :: le balconier

photo credits: Le Balconier Le Balconier, a newly opened store (mid-April 2013) in Montreal, fills a need in the market. It is [...]

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April 16, 2013 | by Kim

Retro Style Handsets: From Ericofon to POP...


In my case, you can’t totally blame it on the Mad Men effect since I bought my original Ericofon long time ago. [...]

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April 9, 2013 | by Kim

My Tips for a Spacious and Luxurious Bathroom...

bathroom design tips :: montreal en sante spring 2013

If you are thinking about renovating or redecorating a bathroom, I invite you to read my tips on how to give your [...]


March 18, 2013 | by Kim

Things that Work: The Drum Pouf Series by...

drum pouf coffee table in bedroom

photo credits: Drum Pouf by Softline Design Team For its space saving versatility, I have a thing for the pouf and coffee table [...]


March 11, 2013 | by Kim

Free Printable: A Fabric / Laundry Care...

fabric / laundry care symbols guide

Back in 2009, I wrote a post about tableware symbols. I never thought until today to publish one on fabric care symbols. [...]


January 25, 2013 | by Kim

Current Love: Colored Lacquers on Wood...

flat table peeled

Sharing similarities to the paint-dipped mini-trend, I noticed more wood furniture that exhibit strong color accents. I love it! It feels fun [...]

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