FRIDAY FINDS: THE STORAGE EDITION

posted by on 2012.03.30, under Friday Finds
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This Friday, these fanciful items keep your stuff neat and organized.

Throw a piece of junk in one of these zinc display boxes and you’ve got yourself an objet d’art.

Zinc Display Boxes, $29.95

 
Now you have the perfect place to save your strangest fortune cookie fortunes…in bed. Gold-toned fortune cookie box from Shopbop.

Fortune Cookie Box, $25

 

I’ll see you your fortune cookie box and raise you this fabulous pineapple box candle holder.

Vintage brass pineapple box candle holder, $36

 

Chevron will always be in style, says this colorful chevron floor mat.

Ziggy Floor Mat, $36.50

 

For a monochromatic chevron look, check out this woven storage basket from Target.

Maize Woven Storage Basket , $39.99

FRIDAY FINDS: THE SPRING EDITION

posted by on 2012.03.22, under Friday Finds
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Happy Friday! This week, we officially welcome the season with Spring-themed decor, all for $69.95 or less.

 

Put the fun back into water-drinking with these acrylic rainbow tumblers from MoMa.

Rainbow Tumblers, $36

 

The Merde Il Pleut umbrella is proof that everything sounds better in French.

Shit It's Raining Umbrella, assorted colors, $35-45

 

Nothing brings some pop to a room or porch like a large hot pink wire hare, from CB2.

wire hare, $69.95

 

The life-like brain soap from Evolution Store comes in 3 pastel shades, perfect for Spring!

Brain Soap, $10

 

Decorative objects often feel pointless, but these moss balls are so nature-futuristic that you’ll find yourself looking for an excuse to buy them.

Set of 9 Assorted Moss Covered Balls, $14.95

FRIDAY FINDS: LAND, AIR & SEA EDITION

posted by on 2012.02.17, under Friday Finds
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Happy Presidents’ Day Weekend! This Friday, we found decor to fulfill all of your land, air and sea needs. All under forty bucks.
 
These stylish rubber luggage tags from MOMA make me want to slap one on a handbag and go on a staycation.

Rubber Luggage Tags, $12

 

Ooh la la! The Marché collection from the Container store is reminiscent of Parisian open air markets.

Marché Baskets, $16.99-$24.99

 

Dry your toes on this handsome Moby bathmat and call me Ishmael.

Moby Bath Mat in Ink by Thomas Paul, $40


 
Are you plant-retarded? Decorate your home with nature-like decor without the risk of killing anything, like these fabulous peacock feathers from ZGallerie.

Peacock Feathers - Set of 12, $23.40


 
The fluxglass shop on Etsy carries mirrors in clever shapes, like this darling bird perfect for stylish nurseries.

Bird Mirror No. 1, $34

FRIDAY FINDS: HOLIDAY GIFTS TO YOURSELF

posted by on 2011.12.09, under Friday Finds
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With old man winter finally here, there’s no better way to recover from your seasonal depression than a little retail therapy. Our Friday gift guide is chock full of selfish home decor gifts guaranteed to lift your spirits. $85 or less.

These avant garde stocking stuffer boots from Lady Gaga’s Workshop (now at Barney’s) make me question my atheism.

Gaga's Workshop Avant Garde Boot Stocking, $65.00 each


 

Drape yourself in royal velvet for the holidays. Because you’re worth it.

Greenland Home Fashions Bohemian Velvet Quilt Set, $80 for Full/Queen


 
Who says teatime has to be dull? Throw an Alice in Wonderland mad tea party for yourself with this psychedelic set.

COUPE MONOCHROME TEACUP & SAUCER, $24


 
Begin with this pair of lamps from Sears, add one shag rug, and you’ve got one groovy 70’s room.

Set Of 2 19 in. Glass Table Lamps, $42


 
You’ll have a ball sneaking glimpses of yourself in this oh-so-disco mirrored cube table.

Mirrored Cube Living Room End Table, $85

FRIDAY FINDS: TURKEY DAY

posted by on 2011.11.18, under Friday Finds
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Thanksgiving is right around the corner, folks. Prepare without breaking the bank—all of these finds are $30 or less.

 Doily placemats are fun AND classy. $3.00 each.

Doily Placemat

 

Worried that your table is missing the necessary kitsch factor? You can rest easy with a set of these. Let guests make up stories about how this charming couple decided who got to carry the pumpkin. $4.99 at Kmart.

Essential Home Thanksgiving Pilgrim Salt and Pepper Shaker Set

 

There’s no shame in making guests eat off of paper plates so long as they’re golden. $13.69 for a set of 24.

Gold Dinner Plates

 

If you’re anything like me, you’re into centerpieces that are no fuss and highly flammable. $29.99 from IKEA.

STOCKHOLM Candelabra

 

And because your good-for-nothing friends broke half your wine glass collection the last time they were over, be sure to pick up some more of these while you’re at it. $1.49 each.

POKAL Wine glass

 

One wishbone is never enough. Arm yourself with plastic wishbones from Lucky Break. Vegetarian friendly! $ 4.79 for 5.

5 Lucky Break Wishbones

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