Classic Modern Recycled Plastic Outdoor Furniture
Irwin Weiner ASID - Look at the cool Topol Table in the photo above -shown in Leaf color - and the white de Luge sunbed from outdoor furniture innovators Loll Designs, Duluth, MN. You feel great about using recycled plastics, responsibly manufactured. You feel great about outdoor furniture that doesn't require sanding or repainting, the usual holdbacks in buying outdoor items. You feel great about the contemporary designs; I love the Topol Table's tiered top, designed by Eva Sobesky to resemble a topographical map. You feel great about the shipping costs saved because all materials mail flat and ready for easy assembly thanks to Loll's thoughtful industrial design. Featuring concealed screw holes that keep the lines of the furniture clean and sleek, you'll have to look hard to find a smarter outdoor line. Watch our featured video below to visit Loll's Duluth headquarters and hear the folks behind this outdoor success story discuss their inspirations.
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Featured Project: DIY Painted Headboard
Now is the perfect time to think about freshening up your interior space. With a splash of color here and a new piece of furniture there, it's easy to redecorate. Here's a quick, budget-conscious DIY design idea to help get you started.
Paint Your Own Headboard
Chances are if you if you purchased your bed frame as part of a bedroom set, the headboard is already included. If you don't want to put forth the extra cash, especially after paying for a pricey mattress, no problem! Painted headboards are a great way to add a pop of color to your bedroom.
Step 1: Measure the width of the head of your bed and mark it with blue painter's tape from floor to ceiling. Now, choose your color based on your desired color scheme. You obviously don't want it to be the same shade as your walls, but it should complement that color.
Step 2: Once you have your color, paint the wall, staying within the blue painters tape. Once the paint dries, if you choose to do so, you can detail with paint or with some removable wall decals from a company like Blik. For as little as $40, Blik makes easily removable wall decals in fun shapes like bookshelves, chandeliers, birds, etc. If this sounds like too much work, don't worry and leave your wall a solid color.
Step 3: Simply position your bed up against the painted wall, prop up some decorative Euro pillows in coordinating colors and patterns, and you have yourself a headboard. You might want to take this opportunity to invest in a new comforter or duvet in fun, light, spring colors. You'd be surprised at what a little bit of paint and some new bedding can do for your space!
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