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Friday, January 30, 2009

Two Favorite Things

I need eleventy billion things for the house. So far, I have purchased only two but I love them both so I thought I'd share.

First, the glorious Edison Chandelier from Pottery Barn. Behold:
It is really very cool. It goes so well with our style and looks awesome against the brickwall backdrop. I'll take a picture of ours as soon as I find where I packed the camera. What is really cool about this is that you can hang the lights from any spot on the ceiling and change the lengths of the hanging part. This allows you to create any shape you want. We ended up placing our bulbs a lot closer together.
Next, the Stow Leather Storage Ottoman from Crate and Barrel. Maybe because of living in small apartments for years or maybe due to my obsessive need to hide clutter, but I love any furniture that doubles as storage. Not only does this ottoman store things, but the top flips over to turn in to a tray. Perfect for drinks. Really, you can't go wrong.


Top of my list for things to purchase are bedside tables, lamps, and a coffee table. Also, bed linens, must get nice bed linens...

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Anonymous Renee said...

Hi Christina!
I just found your blog - congrats on becoming a homeowner! Your new place looks fabulous. I like your blog and just added it to my Reader. I also have a cooking blog if you want to check it out sometime - savorysafari.wordpress.com. I hope you're doing well.

- Renee (rels09 from the Knot/Nest)

January 31, 2009 at 9:19 AM  

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Two Favorite Things

I need eleventy billion things for the house. So far, I have purchased only two but I love them both so I thought I'd share.

First, the glorious Edison Chandelier from Pottery Barn. Behold:
It is really very cool. It goes so well with our style and looks awesome against the brickwall backdrop. I'll take a picture of ours as soon as I find where I packed the camera. What is really cool about this is that you can hang the lights from any spot on the ceiling and change the lengths of the hanging part. This allows you to create any shape you want. We ended up placing our bulbs a lot closer together.
Next, the Stow Leather Storage Ottoman from Crate and Barrel. Maybe because of living in small apartments for years or maybe due to my obsessive need to hide clutter, but I love any furniture that doubles as storage. Not only does this ottoman store things, but the top flips over to turn in to a tray. Perfect for drinks. Really, you can't go wrong.


Top of my list for things to purchase are bedside tables, lamps, and a coffee table. Also, bed linens, must get nice bed linens...

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