Cork for the Bathroom

These days we are pretty comfortable with the use of cork for flooring and wall treatments but the notion of a bathroom fixture made from cork is pretty spectacular. GRANORTE, based in Portugal, is a leading sustainable flooring manufacturer and producer of cutting-edge cork products from vessels and tile to lighting and furniture. Initially created to recycle the … Continue reading Cork for the Bathroom

Wallpaper: Like Light on the Horizon

I’m crushing on the Aurora Collection of nonrepeating wallcoverings by Calico Wallpaper. This ephemeral collection features luminescent ombré washes is 16 colorways. Calico Wallpaper was founded in Brooklyn, New York in 2013 by creative and life-partners Rachel and Nick Cope. Their process combines artisanal methods from the decorative arts with innovative digital technologies. The result is an entirely … Continue reading Wallpaper: Like Light on the Horizon

Mini Hexy is Very Sexy

Maniscalco, the Australian-rooted designer and wholesaler of high-quality glass, stone and metal decorative tiles, has released the comprehensive Victoria Metal Mosaic series. This range includes “Mini Hexy,” which consists of 1 1/4- x 1 1/2-inch mosaic tiles delivered on 11 1/2- x 10-inch sheets. Mini Hexy  will be available in two colors – Mt. Stirling Blend … Continue reading Mini Hexy is Very Sexy

Samsung Slim Refrigerator

Samsung’s T9000 RF23J9011SR  Refrigerator is the counter-depth version  of its popular 34 cu. ft. French door refrigerator. The 23 cu. ft. refrigerator features Triple Cooling System technology, which creates three separate airflows in the refrigerator and freezer, enabling optimal humidity and individual temperature control per each compartment for outstanding freshness. Cool Select Plus A versatile, bottom-right door … Continue reading Samsung Slim Refrigerator

Kenmore Electric Ranges Recalled by Electrolux

If you purchased a 24″ Kenmore electric range last year, take note that it may be part of an appliance recall due to an electrical shock hazard. Sears Kenmore 24-inch wide freestanding electric ranges with model number 790.90152 and serial numbers from NF408 through NF424 and model number 790.90153 with serial numbers from NF408 through NF427 are … Continue reading Kenmore Electric Ranges Recalled by Electrolux