Bograd Kids

Bograd Kids, a design trade only showroom located in the New York Design Center, offers some of the most over the top and fantasy inspiring kids bedrooms. And while certainly not to everyone’s taste or budget – their are filled with fun and fabulous details that could insire many a sweet dream. Bograd Kids is … Read more

Up a tree

photo courtesy of TreeHouse Workshop My favorite Washington Post design writer, Terri Sapienza, has this piece in today’s paper on tree houses. From simple platforms to full on second homes, tree houses are alive and well, and not just for kids, apparently. Peter Nelson of TreeHouse Workshop in Seattle was interviewed for this piece. Here … Read more

Showhouse By the Sea

I did a post last week about the Jewish Community Center of the North Shore’s decorator showhouse “Beachhurst”. Today’s Boston Globe Magazine – themed around water and summer fun – has a photo spread on two of the rooms in the showhouse. These two kids rooms both have unique and imaginative takes on water themed … Read more

Mini Me – kids furniture

I’ve been into mini-things recently. I always loved my Dad’s mini rocking chair from his childhood, then passed along to me and my brothers. It always makes kids feel so special to have furniture sized just for them. Panton Junior Chair at Genius Jones

Ligne Roset – Les Minis

LIGNE ROSET INTRODUCES ITS FIRST COLLECTION OF FURNITURE EXCLUSIVELY FOR KIDS “Les Minis” collection offers the classic Togo in a smaller scale, introducingluxury design to a new generation. This is the first time in the history of the company that a furniture line has been created entirely for kids! “Les Minis” collection was inspired by … Read more

Meet the Designer: Eric Pfeiffer for WallCandy Arts

Prolific product designer Eric Pfeiffer has designed WallCandy Arts current line of fun – and functional – wall decals. Eric has developed product concepts for Design Within Reach, Target, Crate and Barrel, NYMoMA, Room & Board, CB2, Land of Nod, and The Container Store. Pfeiffer recently co-authored the book, “Bent Ply: the Art of … Read more

Koko Company

I just came across this wonderful collection of pillows, bedding and floormats by Koko Company. The mix of colors and textures – including embroidery, applique and felts – is just wonderful. They will be showing at the NY Gift Fair on August 11-15th, Pier 94 #41015, but you can visit them online here. (as seen … Read more