Archive for the ‘Kitchens+Baths’ Category

Photo courtesy of Salvage One Sometimes the most precious pieces are ones are those you find in unexpected places. The antique mirror you scored at a flea market, the Phillipe Starck chairs you got for $69 each at Hotel Surplus Outlet, the handsome used Eames Lounge Chair knockoff bought on eBay for $50 (yes, it’s […]


Let me be honest: I wanted to love this purple pill. I wanted it to deliver the aromatherapy I sorely needed and that was promised to me by the company. In truth, the new aroma pill by method falls very short of my expectations. Although a delight on the eyes, it’s been an assault on […]


Passing along some fresh finds from VivaTerra. If you like Pottery Barn or Z Gallery, VivaTerra is a great eco-furniture alternative with comparable pricing. This Rules Step Stool, $325 These stools make me wax nostalgic over Saturday Schoolhouse Rock songs. Old-fashioned yardsticks and soda pop crates are reconstructed into stepping stools or spare seating. The […]


These Zen Garden Sinks by Gau Designs take the idea of communing with nature to a whole new level. Cast in concrete, these sinks connect the basin to a garden space. Plants are automatically watered from everyday bathroom rituals (plants especially love soapy suds). How clever! Fabulously Green reports on the latest eco-friendly products that […]


A red hot bath? Why not. Finnish company Durat has designed clean-lined collections of tubs, sinks, basins. Available in over 40 colors, it’s likely you can find one to complement any urbanzen bathing retreat. They have a variety of handsome, rectangular sinks to choose from, including both wall-mounted or base-mounted options. But it was the […]