Small and Cool

I had almost forgotten that it was time for Smallest/Coolest 2012 over at AT. Anyone else notice that it is now simply called Small Cool? I was feeling mightily underwhelmed while browsing through the entries a few days ago. Fortunately, there are now some interesting apartments turning up. I never cease to be amazed by […]


I had some time off and was alone over Spring Break which gave me the rare opportunity to work on household projects without interruption. While I was at IKEA picking up some strictly practical items like sheets, dish towels, and picture frames, I had an overwhelming desire to buy curtains for the bedroom- purple curtains- […]

Two Portland Spaces

via¬†Apartment Therapy …that don’t suck. I tend to cringe whenever I see a Portland tour on Apartment Therapy. There is usually something really boring, derivative, overly cute, or lacking in sophistication and edge in most of the decor. Note to Dwell, Ikea, and Anthropologie: the Portland metro area is keepin’ you fuckers in business. I […]