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March 08, 2010

Surprise- Motel 6 gets Modern

If you needed any more reassurance that US citizens are finally beginning to let go of our unhealthy They've ditched their framed pieces from starving artist sales and the dappled maroon and green bedspreads. They've changed with the times, and this is what they look like now...

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See the rest of the new modern Motel 6!

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Outdoor cooking

The renaissance of the backyard oasis is in full swing. Home owners are investing in luxe patios, pools, and outdoor dining areas. Calanc's Christophe Portable Outdoor kitchen offers a less permanent approach to your backyard re-do.

Calanc's portable outdoor kitchen

Includes a gas ignition, mini range, and an integrated mini-fridge surrounded by polished stainless steel and slatted wood.

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Idea!

Years ago we all went gaga over chalkboard paint, the textured coating that let us write with chalk on almost any surface. But the dust. And the mess. Now there's a better alternative: ideapaint

Ideapaint turns walls into a whiteboards, fit for dry erase markers. Get creative with your application and see how creativity builds as a result.

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Modern Development

Look out typical developments, you may be replaced. A trend to modern architecture that takes into account the site, the sun and, even functionality and style, is building across the country. Our favorite, latest example is this three house build in Austin, Texas. Austin may not be the first place you think of when someone says "progressive," but after checking out these images, it might be...

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Love it? You're in luck. This place is on the market. Asking price $445,000

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March 05, 2010

Pretty, pretty florals

Spring is almost here -- I swear. It's currently sunny, 34 degrees, and I actually heard birds chirping today! However, the lack of lush greens and blooms leaves me lacking... These help a bit!

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Lily Pad by Hable Construction; Orchid from Joel Dewberry

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Lean back

The image of this chaise has me longing for summer...

Balustrade chaise The Balustrade Chaise.

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Outdoor Style

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March 04, 2010

Bless You Lamp by Dima Loginoff

This conjures up images of Madonna's Like a Prayer video...

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Shop Modern Lighting

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Oscar Night Approaches: Go for the Gold

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These gold bars are not meant for a safety deposit box - they're meant to be seen, so check them out.

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A sink fit for Oscar, and a slew of golden objects just a luxurious, all here.

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Oscars at Home, Party Ideas

Having an Oscar party? Glam it up. Colin Cowie shows us how.

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DvF Wraps Up Hotel Interior

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Wrap inventor and, consequently, godsend to dress-wearing women everywhere, Diane von Furstenburg is bringing her talents indoors. The maven of the modern woman is redesigning London's Claridge, and becoming another in the long list of fashion designers heading for interiors.

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