Archive for the ‘Outdoor Living’ Category
January 30, 2013
One of the most unusual new products from the Las Vegas World Market comes from the POLaRT outdoor furniture collection! Often described as fun, urban-chic design, POLaRT is a unique expression. POLaRT comes from the artistic way in which the company uses polymers. This outdoor armchair is definitely a statement piece!
Posted by bethany 4:17pm in Chair Design, Design Trends, Modern Design, Modern Furniture, Outdoor Living
October 21, 2012
Check out the modern design of this unique hybrid canoe-kayak! Its transparent polymer hull offers paddlers an underwater vista of aquatic wildlife and waterscapes unavailable in conventional boats. Seating two people, the sturdy canoe hull is made of the same durable material found in the cockpit canopies of supersonic fighter jets.
Posted by bethany 6:00am in Modern Technology, Outdoor Living
September 16, 2012
Art and architecture collective Legge Lewis Legge have come up with this amazing opportunity to shape contemporary gardens. Named Fractal Garden, the project aims at constructing contemporary gardens by bringing together several diamond-shaped planters. Supported by wheels, these intriguing quadrilateral polygons expose a world of modern garden customization challenging you to express your love for geometry and nature.
Posted by bethany 6:00am in Architecture, Art, Outdoor Living
August 10, 2012
Beachsport.org announces the 36th Annual World Bodysurfing Championships to be held adjacent to the Oceanside Pier August 18-19.
Approximately 350-400 bodysurfers from around the world compete in their respective age divisions for trophies and prizes. The Men and Women’s Grand Champions will be crowned on Sunday afternoon, August 19th, the final day.
Posted by holdit 6:00am in Local Happenings, Outdoor Living, Uncategorized
July 29, 2012
From Tracy Kendall, a wallpaper for the outdoors made of Tyvek. ”Designed for a silver medal award winning garden at London’s Chelsea Flower show in 2011, the outdoor wallpaper puts together the most modern of materials with hand crafted workmanship producing a wallpaper which withstands the wind and rain of the British weather and beyond but still looks beautiful and serene.”
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Posted by holdit 6:00am in Going Green, Gotta Have It, Outdoor Living, Wall Decor
June 06, 2012
You haven’t felt truly relaxed until you’ve hung out with the Headdemock from FatBoy USA. Forget about those fancy spas, it is sure to take your mind and body places no incense sticks or easy listening muzak can. The smooth fabric and sturdy support frame guarantees that nothing besides a bird with a bad stomach will disturb you. Take one swing and you’ll feel like you’re sipping a coconut on a sunny beach in Hawaii listening to the ukulele. Swing hard enough, and you actually will be.
Come by Hold It Contemporary Home today and take a swing for yourself!
Posted by holdit 10:00am in Gotta Have It, New, Outdoor Living
May 30, 2012
The Nest Collection was born from the designers love of bird watching; the graceful creatures meticulously craft their nests, selecting different materials to weave a delicate yet sturdy home. Perfectly suited for in or outdoor use, the pieces evoke their namesake, nesting around you to comfortably support your form. Soft recycled polypropylene is hand-woven on traditional looms and double-bagged with polystyrene beads making Nest furniture both progressive and stunningly simple. Enjoy the summer breeze poolside, snuggled in the Nest Chair with the matching pouf and ottoman. Vacation in your home or under a dappled tree, enveloped in the resort-style daybed.
Come by Hold It Contemporary Home today and enjoy 20% off your entire purchase of outdoor furniture!
Posted by holdit 3:45pm in Outdoor Living, Sales
May 08, 2012
Why settle for a cramped corner of a noisy house when your home office could be a separate unit tucked into the greenery of your backyard? Detached office modules, art studios, recording studios and other work spaces help keep the line between work and home life sharply delineated, but cut your commute down to mere steps. Modern and often modular, these compact office designs fit into virtually any outdoor space, and they’re so good-looking, they practically function as yard art.
Posted by holdit 3:15pm in Architecture, Home Office, Modern Design, Outdoor Living
March 31, 2012
Introducing the Fatboy® Jacket! Just in time for spring Fatboy is now available in 15 Sunbrella® fabrics. The jacket is removable and machine washable. Designed for outdoor use you can now lounge with Fatboy® poolside, on the patio or in the yard.
HURRY OUR 20% OFF SALE ENDS THIS TUESDAY, APRIL 3RD!
Posted by holdit 3:30pm in Outdoor Living, Uncategorized
March 27, 2012
Longing for a breath of fresh air? How about a breath of fresh flowers in bloom? Take yourself out of the ordinary by visiting the Carlsbad Flower Fields where kids and adults can wander through over 50 acres of colors, scents and design! Be sure to check out the artist gardens which exhibits favorite paintings transposed into a colorful garden using flowers as an art medium! Now open through May 13th, for more information visit http://www.theflowerfields.com/. Read more …
Posted by holdit 3:20pm in Art, Local Happenings, Outdoor Living, Uncategorized