Built this rope wall room divider to break up my loft style space, provide a barrier between my bedroom area and living/dining area, but allows the bright light I get from the front windows. Boxes are built with 2x4s and 1x6 fence boards; screwed together then stained with several coats. Rope is 5/8 inch Manila rope from ropeshop.ca, about 250 feet worth.
Upcycled Book Partition
The idea of giving books to charity shops and thrift stores is a wonderful one. But what happens to the books that aren’t sold? Sadly, they go to landfills. Even worse, the shops have to pay for them to go there. And that doesn’t even include the up to 50% of new books that are returned to the publishers and later disposed of. Lucy Norman has found one solution to putting those unwanted paperbacks to good use.
Partition Wall for an Art Gallery
A while back I did a study in movable partition walls in order to allow temporary augumentation of a space to allow further utilization for art exhibition. These units have casters underneath which are braked or elevated beyond use, also carrying the wall units, which are configured on top of these carriages with quick securing cam-locks.
Painting Storage Solutions
Lately it's been tough to find time to paint and one thing I've always struggled with is working within a cluttered area (though I seem to have NO problem creating the clutter...) and it's kind of a problem when you're avoiding a space because of a mess. So it was time to finally do something about the mess and I started by taking measurements and doing online research (it's amazing what you can find on this computer thingy). After considering the options, I decided to go with wire shelving…
Vegetable Furniture by Judy Hoysak
This morning before work I took another sad look at the seeds we started a few weeks back, disappointed by our lack of sun inside our home and frustrated by the snow on the ground outside. While there is the option of the LED growing box, this collection of vegetable furniture is both functional and looks great.Designer Judy Hoysak has come up with a two piece collection of “Vegetable Furniture,” that functions both as furniture and as a space to grow a garden of edible greens.
7 Tips to Make Small Spaces Feel Larger - The Interior Collective
Designing an interior is all about showing your personality while finding a perfect balance between imaginative and functional. And when it comes to small spaces, the more creativity you have the better.