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Is Organic Furniture The Next Big Trend?

Sure, you’ve heard of furniture being made out of wood, metal, glass and plastic, but what about a chair made out of seaweed? Or a lamp made out of mushrooms? Jonas Edvard and Nikolaj Steenfatt are taking the use of natural and raw materials to a whole new level. Their…

Decorating & Design

Natural Curiosities To Open First Retail Store

Lifestyle brand Natural Curiosities, an e-commerce destination known for its one-of-a-kind pieces that boast a distinct Californian-European aesthetic, is set to open its first brick-and-mortar store on March 22nd. Founded in 2014 by Christopher Wilcox, the shop originated as an online source for printable art and has expanded to sell furniture, decor, fashion…

Decorating & Design

H&M Home Opens In Toronto’s Eaton Center

Toronto’s flagship H&M store has expanded to include home offerings. The massive Swedish retail store launched its home collection today, which means budget-conscious design enthusiasts will be able to get their hands on the label’s fresh décor just in time for spring. Located on the second floor of the store, the home…

Decorating & Design

Visit Maison Et Objet Paris 2016

One of the most important events in the design industry, Maison et Objet, runs this week in Paris from January 22 to 26. Showcasing more than 3,000 brands, the trade-only show offers professionals access to the latest in decor, design, furniture, accessories and textiles, all inspired by this year’s…

Decorating & Design

Toronto Winter Stations Competition Reveals Winning Designs

A steam-emitting canoe, a faux fur-lined dome and a transparent sauna are among the seven winning designs of the second annual Winter Stations competition. Come February, the interactive art installations will decorate the edge of Toronto’s shoreline. Launched last year by the architects at RAW Design, the contest invites anyone to…

Decorating & Design

Visit Toronto Design Offsite Festival

Save the date! The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (T.O.D.O.) is just a few weeks away. The free city-wide event brings design to the general public with 80 exhibitions at over 60 locations throughout the city, such as City Hall, Design Exchange and various storefronts. Visitors can enjoy art exhibitions, window installations,…

Decorating & Design

Williams-Sonoma Founder Dies At 100

Chuck Williams, founder of luxury cooking shop Williams-Sonoma, passed away at age 100 in his San Francisco home on Saturday, December 5, CNN reports. “The Williams-Sonoma family has lost a dear friend, an inspiring mentor and our favorite cook. Chuck Williams’ spirit will…

Decorating & Design

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…

Decorating & Design

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…

Decorating & Design

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…

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…

Decorating & Design

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…

Decorating & Design

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,…

Decorating & Design

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…

News & Events

Pottery Barn Debuts Designer Collection With Ken Fulk

Pottery Barn recently launched a new collection with San Fransisco-based designer Ken Fulk. Known for creating fanciful yet contemporary interiors, Fulk brought his characteristic whit, whimsy and elegance to the line. “For our collection, I turned to my own life and things I love for inspiration:…