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My DIY Patio Adventure, Part 4

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MSL copy chief/articles editor Myles McDonnell, a lifelong Manhattan apartment dweller transplanted to the suburbs, recently tackled a patio project in his backyard, with the assistance of paving stones and advice provided by Pavestone. This is the fourth, and final, installment of his great DIY landscaping adventure, which begins here. We’d triumphed over the tree roots. We’d survived [...]

Links We Love This Week

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Happy Friday! We hope you’re gearing up for a great weekend. Here are a few links that made us smile this week… The coolest eco-friendly dorm room in Sweden. Beautiful serving plates with watercolor designs. Make this sweet DIY rope tote bag on your sewing machine. We are in love with these hand-drawn stop motion videos. [...]

Links We Love This Week

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We’re looking forward to a relaxing weekend, including a laid-back Father’s Day celebration. What are you up to this weekend? Share with us in the comments! Here a few links that we bookmarked this week . . . . Summery pressed seaweed prints are an easy—and beautiful—DIY project. A travel dog mat for design-conscious dog [...]

Handcrafted Modern Europe: At Home with Midcentury Designers

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 I am a huge fan of Leslie Williamson’s book Handcrafted Modern: At Home With Mid-Century Designers full of inspiring images of the homes of American mid-century designers luminaries like Charles and Ray Eames, Eva Zeisel, George Nakashima, and Harry Bertoia. Her next project focuses on Europe and the homes of some of my absolute design heroes like [...]