Made in America / 2

Continuing with our series “Made in America” (have you see the first post about wallpapers yet?), today we are bringing to you this amazing Delano Cabinet, via Room and Board and made in Wisconsin! We are in love with it! In fact, this is one of the pieces in our wedding registry!

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It’s one of the very few pieces that make storage look good!

The simple, clean look of each Delano cabinet is a tribute to mid-century modern design. Handcrafted from solid wood and carefully selected wood veneers, Delano offers a beautiful mix of materials with its stainless steel base.

Via Room and Board.

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A gorgeous green home in Boulder, CO

I love featuring Colorado homes here in the blog! This one today is special, it’s a fantastic green home (their energy bill is only $9/month!), built in Boulder by architect Renée del Gaudio and her family after the 2010 Fourmile Canyon Fire that destroyed 162 properties in the area, including the structure the family was leasing to a college student!

This is a fantastic story about overcoming a tragic event and coming out on the top, with their heads held high!

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images via Dwell.

They savaged construction lumber from the burnt trees in the property, planted seeds for native grasses and wildflowers, used green windows and a lot of glass to use the natural light as much as possible and installed solar panels!

Doesn’t that sound like a dream project? It’s in my bucket list!

Read the entire article here.

Made in America

We are starting a new series on the blog today! It’s about home furnishings and design made in America! We want to focus on products that were conceptualized and/or created, manufactured in the US. The idea is that, these products, in special, are created with the American home owner in mind, it will translate the design aesthetic and culture of America and offer something that looks amazing and feels close to home!

To start today, the brand new line of wallpapers launched by CB2, from the Crate and Barrel group, based in Chicago, IL that are modern, with classic touches, and just look incredible! Wallpapers have made a huge comeback in the past few years and we are in love!

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branch out. Leafy branches flourish in a bold botanical design by Chicago-based artist Noël Ashby. Capturing the liveliness of a tree, graphic silhouettes pop in red/orange on light grey. Good news for renters: a self-adhesive backing makes this wallpaper removable.

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twiggy pop. Painterly trees take root in a modern forest by Chicago-based designer Noël Ashby where metallic gold branches grow graphic on cream. Traditional paste wallpaper is designed for long-term use (adhesive not included).

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twiggy pop. Painterly trees take root in a modern forest by Chicago-based designer Noël Ashby where aqua branches grow graphic on silvery white. Traditional paste wallpaper is designed for long-term use (adhesive not included).

My favorite has to be the aqua/minty one! I’ve been dying to use wallpaper here at the Move2Denver offices. I might go for the mint, that matches our logo! What do you guys think?

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Would you use wallpaper in your home or office?

We would love to hear from you!

4 Bed 3 Bath Home for Sale in Centennial, CO

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This 2-story home has beautiful hardwood floors throughout, over 2,300 sq ft on two levels, 4 Bedroom and 3 Bathrooms. The master bedroom has a balcony overlooking the backyard! The home is set up for entertaining both inside and out with a gas grill on the large covered porch!  Oversized 2-car garage and located on a cup-de-sac, near greenbelt.

 

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For additional photos and information, or to set up showings, call 720.775.7950 or click: http://www.seedenverareahomes.com/listing/mlsid/65/propertyid/9129699/syndicated/1/cgltguid/E3DCD924-8BE0-4B4D-AEB6-AC0CFBBD1281/?ts=crg

~Bret Shugrue