domingo, 24 de marzo de 2013

Delicious Bites: Walnut Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies

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Hi, it?s Jillian here with this month?s Delicious Bites column. You know, even though I like to eat chocolate and I bake with chocolate all the time for others, I rarely eat chocolate desserts. However caramel is a completely different story. I just love it! So today I?m bringing you a recipe for walnut cookies sandwiched with caramel.These cookies were supposed to be pecan dulce de leche sandwich

Blush Tables by Spell

Design Milk

X marks the spot, with a circle, a square, and a dot (well, kind of) with these Blush side tables from Spell. They combine metal and wood to form the perfect little side table for any situation. Available as a square or round top, each is outfitted with a wooden, oak finished inlay that sits flush within the metal tabletop. The satin matte lacquered finish comes in White, Earth Pink, Pebble Gray

Una casa llena de encanto en el Ampurdán

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El Ampurdán es una comarca histórica de Cataluña, situada en la provincia de Gerona. Coincide aproximadamente con los límites del antiguo condado de Ampuria y toma su nombre del griego. El Ampurdán es un trocito de paraíso en España y no lo digo porque tenga raíces ampurdanesas, sino porque los paisajes y la situación privilegiada de la comarca, además de un clima buenísimo, son envidiables. Esta

Cinco porches con encanto

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Con eso de pasar el buen tiempo en el norte, donde las lloviznas pueden hacer su aparición cada mañana y a mediodía el sol más ardiente pegarte en la cara, para mi es fundamental tener el porche cómodo y bien acondicionado. Aquí hay una selección de porches, perfectos para cualquier tipo de clima, ya sea en el norte, el sur o en el centro y diferentes climas. El porche de la portada es un porche

Cuatro manualidades para decorar y divertirse en Pascua

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Las vacaciones de Semana Santa están a la vuelta de la esquina y todo apunta a que no todos los días disfrutaremos de buen tiempo en muchos lugares, así que toca pensar en planes alternativos para divertirse cuando no podamos disfrutar del sol al aire libre. Las manualidades pueden ser una buena opción, nos permitirán pasar un rato agradable en familia y al mismo tiempo nos ayudarán a decorar la

Topple, una estantería que busca el equilibrio

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Libros leídos y otros por leer, novelas ligeras, pesados libros de texto en las estanterías de nuestras casas hay un montón de páginas interesantes encuadernadas en libros diversos, todos ellos especiales y todos diferentes. Encontrar el equilibrio en una biblioteca puede ser algo complicado en el sentido más literal de la palabra. Sobre todo si la estantería que tenemos para colocar los libros t

Banheiro que restaura as energias

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Enfim sexta-feira!!Que delícia chegar em casa, largar a bolsa e os sapatos para desacelerar da correria da semana.Além de revigorar o corpo e o espírito, a hora do banho é um ritual de recarregar as baterias e sentir como é gostoso estar em casa :)Por isso, não abro mão de peças confortáveis, aromas, ter pequenos mimos que trazembem estar e relaxamento. Apenas o essencial, que desperta o sentiment

Para baños muy pequeños.

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Este accesorio para almacenaje y orden en el baño que he encontrado en Venca.es, es para baños, muy, muy pequeños.Es una estantería de baño. Una estantería que puedes utilizar para dejar toallas, recambios de papel higiénico, revistas... Pero esta estantería de baño cuenta con una curiosidad que la hace perfecta para decorar baños pequeños; la parte inferior no tiene estantes por lo que puedes uti

Small Measures: Naturally Dyed Eggs

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I think I was about 5 years old the first time I attended the Easter Egg hunt held on the grounds of the White House. While I dont recall all of the specifics, I do remember with clarity that there was a line to get in that wrapped nearly all the way around the property gates, there were many giddy, excited children dressed in adorable dresses and suits, and there were loads of eggs scattered and

Lulu Designs

House of Turquoise

Anyone recognize this house?? Interior designer Lindsay Espinoza of Lulu Designs out of Costa Mesa, California designed the house for HGTV?s Showhouse Showdown. I adore the color scheme she chose for the home; the cool blues, greens and greys with the turquoise is so up my alley! I m especially loving the reclaimed barnwood in the bedroom, one of my favorite Angela Adams rugs in the living room, a

Spring Inspired Home Decor By Michelle Smith

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I was happy to hear from Michelle Smith, a designer, photo stylist and blogger whom Ive known in the blogging world now for like, ever. Her new line of Spring-y tea towels puts me in total Sunday brunch mood, complete with twinkle lights and Carla Brunis new album, Little French Songs. I also think her pillows and prints are super pretty and I love the mood boards she made that inspire her designs

Help Me Find This

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I love the home of fashion designer Martin Grant, an Australian who made it big in fashion who currently designs and works in Paris. His home is brilliantly chic with a subdued palette and bright bursts paired with clean lines just like the clothing he creates. But lets talk about the chair in his living room.You can see his entire home at Making It My Style, but I want to highlight the living roo

Hoy nos visita? Marta de Gris Berenjena

DecoPeques -Decoración infantil, Bebés y Niños

Teníamos muchas ganas de mostraros los kits de Primera Comunión que descubrimos en el increible blog Gris Berenjena (¿lo conoces? super recomendable!). Sin embargo, hemos pensado ¿Quién mejor que la propia Marta para explicarnos de primera mano su trabajo? Ella aceptó la invitación y hoy visita DecoPeques para mostrar su último trabajo: Los Kits especiales de Primera ComuniónHola Marta,¡cómo nos g

Modern Etiquette: Good Ideas for Tough Times

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Illustration by Anna Emilia Todays etiquette topic is one thats near and dear to my heart. Ive been through some pretty major life changes in the past few years (Divorce, major health issues and several family deaths, among others) and Ive been both pleased and surprised by the way people around me have reacted. I was moved and touched by the way that both complete strangers and dear friends stepp

Interview with Sjeord Vroonland

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I was lucky enough to meet and interview Sjeord Vroonland while I was in Amsterdam recently. He is Mooois youngest designer and the man behind the Extension Chair. Could you start by telling me a bit about the Extension Chair? I transformed chairs by looking at how people use them. The most literal one is a chair that you can hang your coat on people going to a restaurant often put their coat ov

Frank Lloyd Wright?s Millard House For Sale

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Frank Lloyd Wright, America?s and perhaps the world?s most famous architect, is once again posthumously enjoying a flurry of attention with the listing for sale of his ?Millard House? (1923) in Pasadena, California. Having designed over 1000 structures, it is said that Wright stated he would rather have built the Millard House than St. Peter?s Cathedral in Rome, claiming it as one of his favorites

friday inspiration

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The Chromatic Typewriter is a conceptual art piece by Tyree Callahan. The Bellingham, Washington-based artist modified a 1937 Underwood Standard typewriter, replacing the letters and keys with different colors and associated pads. Conceptual, of course, because it wouldn t truly be able to work with this set up, but inspirational nonetheless. Happy Friday! via Twisted Sifter

 

 

Una vivienda familiar en Barcelona

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Silvia Alfaras considera su trabajo como una creacin de ambientes donde sentir emociones , una pauta que ha sabido plasmar en este proyecto de una vivienda familiar en Barcelona. Concretamente, se trata de un dplex de 100 metros cuadrados cuya distribucin ha debido reconsiderarse con la llegada del segundo hijo de una joven pareja.El trabajo ha consistido principalmente en la reforma de la prime

Ceiling Love!

A Punch of Color

Talk about making a statement, right? Friends don t ever forget that lovely space up above. So glam! xoxos.Images via: Apartment Therapy, Amy Beth Cupp, Because Its Awesome, Loren + David of SF,Charmean Neithart Interior and Mix and Chic

 

 

Asiento hecho con ramas

Decoración 2.0

Buenos días amigos, hoy les traigo una imágen de lo más peculiar y particular.. un asiento hecho con ramas secas!La verdad es que me encanta ver cómo la naturaleza invaden nuestros hogares y esta temporada es buena para hacer con elementos naturales todo aquellos que nos propongamos.Si te gusta el bricolage, las manualidades y decorar tu hogar con tus propias obras.. por qué no hacer un asiento he

Creative Dental Clinic by MMVArquitecto

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Im pretty sure if all dental offices looked like this one, no one would be missing their cleaning. These sleek offices in Torres Vedras, Portugal were designed by MMVArquitecto as a way to re-interpret the average dentists office. Taking a space in a common building, they chose to experiment with materials like recycled glass to create light reflections and vibrations throughout the space for it

On Our Bookshelf: The Magnificent Chicken

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Ever since I read Susan Orleans 2009 essay about raising backyard chickens in The New Yorker, Ive been completely and totally obsessed with the idea. Although I consider myself a city guy through and through, theres something irresistibly romantic about the bucolic act of owning ones own chicken coop. As the modern worlds gastronomic climate changes and local/organic/slow food movements gain trac

in the kitchen with: rachel khoo?s ginger and orange tea cake

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This weeks recipe for a ginger and orange spiced teacake, by food creative and cookbook author Rachel Khoo, is perfect for those of you who live in places where winter is lingering longer than usual.  It is a fancy version of the American poundcake, with the addition of ginger and orange zest which provides a nice delicate spice.  The cake keeps well, if you have any left over.  Just be sure to w

Friday Five with Stefan Sagmeister

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Stefan Sagmeister is is a New York-based graphic designer and typographer whose firm Sagmeister  Walsh creates identities, commercials, websites, apps, films, books, record covers, and objects. Born in Austria, he studied at the Pratt Institute on a Fulbright Scholarship, worked for Leo Burnett in Hong Kong, then returned to New York to establish his own business in 1993. Friday Five gets a look

Interior del día: comedor en primavera

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Para cerrar la semana con mucha inspiración, tenemos un espacio verdaderamente sencillo, pero a la vez lindo y chic. Un comedor diferente, con una banca larga de un lado, y sillas del otro. La disposición de los elementos es muy simple, permitiendo a cada uno brillar por sí mismo y armonizar en conjunto. Me encanta la combinación de todos los colores morados, dorados, grises, azules y verdes.

DIY Birch Bark Basket For Spring Decor

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Cool spring and Easter crafts are very to the point as it?s time to decorate your house according to the season and coming holiday. Let?s make a birch bark basket for décor. The supplies are birch bark sheets, chipboard and craft glue. Create a box with the chipboard. You can make any size you want, but if you like, you may use a template for this craft. Cut chipboard pieces to fit the size of you

CMYLK: Josh Podoll?s Abstract Paintings

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Work by San Francisco-based artist Josh Podoll is the subject of this weeks CMYLK. These abstract paintings, which we paired with palettes created with Colourlovers, are done with acrylic paint on canvas. Portions of it look like collage, but really, they are finely rendered magnifications of the painting itself. The color combinations range from soft to electric. Lets have a look at three. Above

How To Tie Dye Easter Eggs With Your Kid

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There are many ways to paint Easter eggs and have fun, and this way is perfect to spend time together with your kid. You?ll need hardboiled eggs, paper towels, food coloring, vinegar, a spray bottle, plastic bags and rubberbands. Together with your kid cover the paper towels with food coloring; put a few teaspoons of vinegar and some water into a spray bottle and spray the mix evenly over the pape

Haz asientos con discos de vinilo

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Buenos días amigos, en el espacio de hoy te cuento una idea más para reciclar haciendo asientos con discos de vinilo.Una idea más que se suma a las múltiples opciones en las que podemos transformar los discos de vinilo. En casa, algunas personas que tengan discos de vinilo, si los tienes a mano y ves que están rayados y no sabes qué hacer con ellos.. esta puede ser una solución muy llamativa.No to

Consejos para ahorrar agua

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En el marco del Da Mundial del Agua que se celebra el da 22 de marzo, desde DecoEstilo queremos trasladaros unos consejos prcticos que ayudan a concienciar sobre el uso adecuado del agua y que permiten adems, economizar en el consumo de la misma.Algunas de estas recomendaciones sencillas y fciles de implementar en los hogares son:Elige lavadoras y lavavajillas con etiqueta energtica A+ y utilzalos

Chez Michelle Adams. New York, New York...

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¿Que no sabéis quién es Michelle Adams?. Venga, vayamos descartando oficios: no es actriz, ni cantante, ni protagonista de ningún reality de esos que ponen en Divinity o la MTV (al menos que yo sepa). Michelle Adams es una joven diseñadora textil y bloguera que allá poroctubre de 2009,al poco del cierre de la revista impresa estadounidense Domino,se lió la manta a la cabeza con su amigo el fotógra

Un picnic por pascua

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Los das de fiesta de Semana Santa estn al caer, y en ellos disfrutaremos de largas jornadas primaverales que podremos dedicar a esas cosas para las que el resto del ao no tenemos tiempo. Estos das de fiesta los cogemos con muchsimas ganas todos los aos, porque suponen los primeros das de fiesta en los que disfrutar de actividades al aire libre, despus del largo y duro invierno.En muchos lugares ha

Geek Chair, Wang and Wang Wire Lounger by Munkii

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Its been a while since we posted about Munkiis Lamp 45 and Vintage Bookshelf. Theyve got some new seating in 2013 that looks to be a nice complement to their previous work. Geekis a slatted chair made with steel (either black or white finish) and solid maple rods. You can also order optional felt cushions. Wang is a sleek, sexy lounge chair thats a combination of steel and oak laminate with

La nueva cocina de Giuseppe Bavuso para Ernestomeda

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Icon es el nombre elegido para la nueva cocina diseñada por Giuseppe Bavuso para Ernestomeda, un nombre fuerte y evocador que quiere reflejar todo el carisma de la cocina en la que se mezcla la alta tecnología con un perfil elegante. El diseño de esta cocina está caracterizado en gran medida por los materiales elegidos para ella. Materiales refinados, como el nuevo ICONcrete que proporciona un ef

Art Fair Tokyo 2013

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Art Fair Tokyo 2013 kicks off today at the Tokyo International Forum.We went along to the first night preview and picked out just a handful of the more colorful and unusual of exhibits, plus some of the happenings that visitors could encounter.Tetsuya Noguchi (Gallery Gyokuei), originally a painter, also makes these breathtakingly detailed sculptures of samurai figures, usually in very non-warrior

How to easily mix decorating styles

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Whether because you and your partner have different styles, or because you love furnishing and decor from all eras, mixing styles does not need to be a battle. In fact, I often find transitional and mixed interiors to create the most satisfying oooohhhhh moments in someone s home. There are a few guidelines to keep in mind though, when mixing styles.A. Choose sides. Don t give styles equal love.

Cómo doblar las servilletas en forma de conejito para Pascua paso a paso

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Durante estos días hemos hablado largo y tendido en Decoesfera sobre manualidades para decorar en Pascua. Huevos y conejitos son los grandes protagonistas de estas fechas y no hace falta invertir dinero en la decoración, la mayoría de las ideas son sencillas y podemos hacerlas por nosotros mismos. Hoy os traemos una nueva propuesta para decorar la mesa en Semana Santa, la idea es doblar las servi

Weekly Wrap Up + New Textiles from Zak + Fox

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Over the past few months, Ive developed what could be considered a major obsession with all things Japan. For some reason I was always distracted by artwork from other countries, but this year it hit me in a big way: I want to travel to Japan and see both the cities and countryside. Ive been collecting antique and vintage Japanese indigo fabric for a few months now, with the aim of creating some

DIY Coffee Bean Soap Tutorial

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We?ve already told you of some soap recipes, and this soap is not only natural but also cool-looking. The supplies are a microwave, a microwave safe glass container,  a sharp knife, a spray bottle with rubbing alcohol, a butter knife, a measuring spoon , disposable pipettes , Cool Coffee Beans Silicone mold, Ultra Clear Melt Pour soap base, Butter Rum Cappuccino Fragrance Oil or Coffee House Frag

Luscious: Online Magazine for Foodies

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Hello everyone, its me Holly how are you? After reading Jillians cookie recipe (here), Im hungry! It also got me thinking about food. That is why I have to point you over to my friend Marta Majewska and her lovely e-magazine, Luscious.Marta works on Luscious with a designer and her friends and family which gives her work such soul. I love the homegrown warmth and love that circles around this pro