ideas: Bathroom Design Tips - 06/25/08 04:45 PM
One of the most utilitarian rooms in the home, the bathroom often gets overlooked when decorating.  However, a great bathroom with ample and creative storage and a strong sense of personal style can bring an extra bit of pampering to your daily life.  And who doesn't want that? 
Storage: Make sure you have plenty of storage in the bathroom, since this will create the feel of a well designed room.  Under-the-sink storage, over-the-sink storage, cabinets, over-the-toilet storage, and shower storage all offer plenty of options for tucking those unsightly bathroom necessities out of sight.  The creative use of kitchen canisters, wall … (2 comments)

ideas: Corcoran Gallery of Art - 05/14/08 05:52 PM
On May 22, the Corcoran Gallery of Art will commemorate the return of its world-renowned American Collection, with "Celebrate America."  This elegant event will provide a chance to explore our nation's art, food, and ideas, while enjoying a glamorous cocktail (Cosmopolitan, Gibson, or Hollywood Martini) and sampling scrumptious hors d'oeuvres.  It's an evening not to be missed.
Details:
May 22, 2008, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.                     
Information: 202-639-1786
Price: $25
Advance reservations are recommended
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ideas: A Bench at the Foot of the Bed - 03/10/08 05:06 PM

 
 
 
 
 
 
A bench at the foot of the bed is a real luxury. You can use it as a step-stool, a storage spot, extra seating, or just a nice detail for a room.
The super-low-slung bench shown in the top image is via Bo Concept. We like the idea of using it to take off your shoes and step into bed.
 
 
 
 
 
 This bedroom by Martha Angus shows a cool twist on the classic pair of X-benches at the end of the bed.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cute for a kid's room or a twin bed: the End of Bed Bench from Pottery Barn Kids, $99.
 
 
 
 
 
 
A storage bench can … (0 comments)

 

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