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Display Name: idea chick
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I like that pink rug in the living room - where is it from?

Kary's Pocket of Mod Small Cool Contest
5/31/14 10:08 AM

Wow, this looks like a house on my old street in the Bay Area- Terrace St.

Ideas for Rental's Large Back Yard? Good Questions
2/25/13 04:52 PM

Yaaaay! Finally something to knit with all my yarn scraps!

Weigh In: Should Chairs Wear Socks?
2/11/13 06:25 PM

Still miss Domino! I have all of the issues on my shelf and occasionally think about getting rid of them or gifting them to make room, but I always decide not to. My rec would be British House and Garden, it's amazing.

Top Pick for Shelter Magazine Subcription? Good Questions
2/4/13 12:05 PM

The DWR Cubitec modular shelves are great too (the 13.25 depth).

Record Album Storage: 10 Solutions
1/7/13 05:06 PM

New mirror above the sink and an AWESOME chandelier!

Decorating Help For Horrid Bathroom? Good Questions
8/6/12 03:46 PM

Yes, any recommendations for NYC?

Case Studies of Real Life Upholstery Jobs: What Do People Really Pay?
6/19/12 02:09 PM

Love this but so would my cat.

Colorful Felt Stools by Filzfelt at Knoll NeoCon 2012
6/18/12 02:56 PM

The West Elm Pierced Porcelain Jars- perhaps the large is big enough for a string of christmas lights? Then it can function more like a lamp...

Cheer Up Your Home: 20 Happy Modern Lights for All Budgets
6/18/12 02:12 PM

I love the Colombian breakfast soup "changua." It's a milk-based soup with eggs and cilantro,often served with sliced bread on the side or in the soup. It's awesome, and said to be good for hangovers.
This is a recipe I found:

Other variations I've seen call for a bit of cumin, sometimes potatoes, and butter for sauteing the scallions.

Beyond Oatmeal: Exploring the Breakfast Soup
5/4/11 01:03 AM

I second the cubitec shelving from DWR! I've used it in two apartments in different ways- as the standard shelves of cubbies, as two end tables on either side of the sofa, and as a media stand. Here is one creative way I used them back in the Small Cool 2009 :

What's Your Best Small Home Purchase?
5/2/11 06:05 PM

I like the canned sardines in mustard sauce- I just make a sandwich with toasted wheat bread and arugula or some greens.

What Are Some Great Recipes with Canned Sardines?
Good Questions

2/16/11 01:17 AM


How To Make Sprinkles for Cupcakes, Cookies & Cakes!
2/10/11 02:31 AM

I miss Rita's articles and Domino! I love the black and white wallpaper in the bathroom.

Rita Konig Does Up a Penthouse
House Tour

2/10/11 02:12 AM

for the ocd in me...

Win this LabelWriter Twin Turbo 450 from Dymo! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy Unplggd
12/17/09 02:54 PM

oh yes...

Win this 15.6V Gator Series and Easy Steam Mop from Dirt Devil! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy Unplggd
12/17/09 02:53 PM

luuurve it!

Win this Eco-Friendly Cleaning Line from Method! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy Re-Nest
12/16/09 10:34 PM

pretty and functional!

Win the Refresh Charging Station from Bluelounge! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy Unplggd
12/16/09 02:40 AM


Win this Nelson Pendant Light from Room Board! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy New York
12/16/09 02:38 AM

oh boy. delicious and beautiful.

Win this La Conica Espresso Maker from Alessi! Holiday Giveaway 2009 | Apartment Therapy The Kitchn
12/16/09 02:37 AM