In the modern and Scandinavian home scene you notice a lot of similar trends. Monochromatic palettes, clean uncluttered design, negative space, candles, wood, black and white etc. One other motif you will note is Swiss crosses. They're on blankets, pillows, art and accessories. Find a scandi home pic on Pinterest, and play the find the...Read More
The powder room is small. At only about 4' wide and 8' long, with a closet jutting into it, it's practically miniscule. To even be able to fit into the room, a vanity was vetoed for a pedestal sink. It's great for the flow of the room, but offers no storage, and barely a surface...Read More
There is one big consequence of blogging, that I never would in my wildest dreams have imagined. Something that caught me so off guard. As a grown up, out of college/university, working a steady 9-5 in an office, meeting new people is hard. Really hard. If its hard to meet ANYONE its damn near impossible to...Read More
We at the Storefront are mantel-less home owners. As such, come fall or winter, we are the only blog on the entire internets to not have a decorated mantel. No really, find me another home/decor blog without a mantle post this week. Never to be left out, we tend to decorate the front porch (with...Read More
Nothing says housewarming like lighting things on fire... right? It is called houseWARMING after all.No no, this post isn't about burning your friends house down, but I will show you how to warm it with a small (controlled) flame. Meet my adorable housewarming gift idea; the DIY Housewarming Candle Holder. (more…)...
Nothing gets me off my arse like a sale. We have a good assortment of tools in the Storefront Garage, but one tool we were missing was a tile saw. I mean a tile saw of any kind. We didn't own a wet saw, or even a simple tile break. I know I know, you're shaking your...Read More
I took a quick business trip to New York last week. It was a busy three day trip, with not much time to take in the city. However, I did manage to pop into a few home decor shops, and did some walking, eating and enjoying New York in the fall. My hotel was in a...Read More