IKEA, 2014 Vintage

IKEA's Pendant Lamps from the PS 2014 Collection.

Gents,

Everyone has an IKEA-something.

IKEA makes excellent furniture, that’s why.

And the price for that excellence is usually cheap modest. But every now and then IKEA goes “limited edition”. They’ve just released a stunning collection with a team of gifted young designers from all over the globe. Most importantly, the prices will still be cheap¬†modest. Continue reading

Lampin’

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Gents,

You’re going to have good great¬†ideas.

And you can’t have them at a poorly lit desk. It’s 2014, year of basking in a gloriously lit abode (and also of the horse). Let’s light your good side a little better with a lighting upgrade. Continue reading

The Flat Pack: Folding Chairs and Tables

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Gents,

There are some things you can change, and then there are things you can’t.

The size of your apartment is a thing you can’t.

But let’s concentrate on what you can fill it with. Here are a few solutions for the severely space challenged. Continue reading

The New Hearth

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Gents,

The air is crisp, football season has begun, the leaves will begin to change, the fireplace is… nonexistent. Where will you and friends gather in a semicircle to regale each other with feats of strength and achievement? Welcome to another installment of the Apartment Series. Part VI to be exact…

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Bathroom Reading

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Gents,

Swag is not a term used to describe bathrooms. They’re small, cramped, smelly… Not glamorous. But just because you don’t think about your bathroom often doesn’t mean that it should be neglected. When dealing with small spaces, all the space counts. Changing your bathroom into an inviting place is easier than you think. It has to be, there’s not enough room for it to get complicated. Continue reading