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Design News Now: A $400K Chair And A Clever Home Office Hack

An artificial rose and lucite armchair was sold for approximately $409,000USD at the November 4th Auction for Design at Sotheby’s. – Contemporist Set designers Roman and Williams convert an old brewery in San Antonio, Texas into the breathtaking 146-room Hotel Emma. – Remodelista Muji opens…

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These Breathtaking Cabinets Mimic The Look Of Skyscraper Façades

British furniture label David Linley launched a new line of cabinets that recreate the look of building façades cast in different shades of light. The collection consists of three designs, each with a twinkling marquetry and mother-of-pearl exterior: Sunrise is a gentleman’s vanity cabinet that depicts a building in early morning light;…

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Design News Now: Inside Queen Elizabeth’s Sitting Room And A Must-See Berlin Home

Stay up-to-date with the latest in the world of interior design with our weekly column, Design News Now.  Blogger Brittany Jepsen of The House That Lars Built designs a line of tableware for Twig New York inspired by Scandinavian florals. – Twig NY A new photo reveals a glimpse inside…

Kids' Rooms

Restoration Hardware Launches New Teen Line

Long a mecca for trad-with-a-twist decorating staples, this fall RH Restoration Hardware expanded its offerings to include RH Teen, a collection of furniture, lighting, linens and accessories geared to high-school and college students. They came out swinging, releasing a wide assortment of looks and pieces — something for every teen,…

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Design News Now: A New Pinterest Shop And Tiny Prefab Homes In Japan

Stay up-to-date with the latest in the world of interior design with our weekly column, Design News Now.  Pinterest just released Pinterest Shop, a destination where devoted Pinners can find “trend collections” of buyable Pins curated by the app. – Wired Online jewelry shop BaubleBar teams up with blogger…

Celebrity Style

Reese Witherspoon Opens First Draper James Store In Nashville

After launching the e-commerce shop Draper James back in May, award-winning actress Reese Witherspoon opened her first brick-and-mortar store in Nashville last week. Paying homage to her southern roots, the Legally Blonde star celebrated with a celeb-filled soiree featuring live music from Faith Hill, Reba McEntire, Sheryl Crow…

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Win A $200 Gift Certificate To The One Of A Kind Show!

Mark your calendars! The One Of A Kind Christmas Show in Toronto is back for the holiday season with heaps of handcrafted goods and seasonal crafts. From November 26th to December 6th, visitors will have the opportunity to meet with artisans, take part in complimentary DIY workshops and check out…

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Visit Devour! The Food Film Festival In Nova Scotia

How do you get 6,500 people to visit a community of 4,500 for the weekend? You create a celebration of two things people love – film and food. From November 4th – 8th Wolfville, Nova Scotia, will host the third annual Devourfest – a film festival centered on food-related films.

Bedrooms

A New Line Of Colorful Duvets

New Canadian decor brand ZayZay has launched its first line of luxury linens. The vibrant collection of limited-edition, queen-size duvet covers features designs based on original paintings and graphic hits of kaleidoscopic color. A playful alternative to the ubiquitous white bedding, the bright linens offer a way to inject some color…

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Kate Spade Home Launches Furniture Line

Kate Spade Home has expanded their home line to include furniture, lighting, rugs and fabrics. Featuring the brand’s cheery aesthetic and glam accents, the collection is well-balanced with poppy hues and its signature black, white and gold palette. The collection includes everything from desk lamps to occasional tables and…

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New Service Offers Interior Design Help For $99 

Meet Zoom Interiors, a virtual interior design company that gives millennial and first-time home buyers the chance to live in a professionally designed home while on a tight budget. It’s no secret that hiring professional design help is costly, so founders Beatrice Fischel-Bock, Elizabeth Grover, and…

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Design News Now: Apps You Need To Know About And The Brightest UK Design Talent

Stay up-to-date with the latest in the world of interior design with our weekly column, Design News Now.  Introducing Kabuni; a new platform similar to Pinterest that allows customers to purchase products directly from inspiration boards, while offering the board creator a percentage of the profit. – psfk The 2015 ELLE Decoration Design Awards,…

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Visit The First-Ever Dubai Design Week!

The first-ever Dubai Design Week is happening this month, from October 26th to the 31st. Held in partnership with Dubai Design District (d3), the six-day event is part of an initiative to establish the city as the center for design in the region. Open to both design professionals and…

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Join Design Insiders At The DXI Party In Toronto

Design Exchange’s annual fund-raising event, DX Intersection, is celebrating two individuals who have inspired and influenced the international world of design. On November 7, George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg of Yabu Pushelberg will host this year’s DXI party for hundreds of art, fashion, design and philanthropic guests. Attendees are encouraged…

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Visit The WestEdge Design Fair In Los Angeles

The WestEdge Design Fair returns for a third year bringing designers, makers and architects from across the U.S. and around the world to Los Angeles’ Silicon Beach. From October 22nd to 25th, the press, trade and public have the chance to shop more than 150 home brands, ranging…