•Wall graphics by blue and brown of Australia:
These are beautiful as much for the designs as for the boldness of the wall colors that they inspire.
•Martha Stewart launches magazine for younger women:
Blueprint is out as MSLO is "unveiling today the first test issue of a new lifestyle magazine aimed at women aged 25 to 45." Anyone seen the test copies? The Washington Post
weighs in and is pessimistic.
One of our readers was looking for attractive, modern coathooks for her office last week. Here's a really nice idea.
•Sedona Rocker by Ducduc:
We've seen their baby rockers, but this is a new one. We particularly like the risky design with no rear spindle to the rocker foot.
•Bend Chair by Alexandre Berthiaume of Futil Design:
It is the ability to envision a chair out of one piece of material that makes this stand out.
Yes, it hides and holds your TV. Consider it a your armoire's deepest, darkest nightmare.
•It's the birthday of the Victorian novelist Anthony Trollope.
•POEM: "Man Writes Poem" by Jay Leeming