Made in the West

5 stunning, supersize artworks from Western artists

We’ve all seen the gallery wall–a mish mash of art, sometimes themed, sometimes not, that spreads over the wall to signal your mastery of eclecticism. I love the gallery wall. But I’m ready for a new look: The solitary piece of huge, look-at-me art. A piece that’s worth giving up an entire wall for.

Transform your walls in seconds—without paint

Transforming your walls (and getting the look of wallpaper) just got easier–especially if you’re a renter.

From Instagram to retail: Eric Trine’s success story

Further proof that the freshest designs are being cooked up in restaurants: Eric Trine‘s Octahedron stool.

Old house hack: making old windows more efficient

If you have a historical home, you typically spend gobs of money replacing drafty windows. Portlander Sam Pardue wasn’t happy with that option, so the serial entrepreneur created the Indow window insert: