We fell in love with this mythical unicorn bedding and coordinating unicorn ceiling tile the minute we saw it and had to share it with you. Our friends over at FauxTinTiles.com curated a collection of darling unicorn themed fashion bedding for the whimsical, modern girl. Not too babyish, not too grown-up this bedding encourages fantasy in the color palette girls of all ages love – pinks, purples and blues. We can definitely see pairing the bedding with a DIY headboard made from this Playful Unicorns Tin Ceiling Tile in a coordinating finish. Use it as inspiration for a baby shower theme or consider redecorating your young princess' or horse loving daughter's bedroom. Or for that matter this unicorn bedding and coordinating headboard idea would make for adorable dorm room, too. Just add small accents to give the room a bit more of an edge.
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…Where the Wild Things Are – A Tribute to Maurice Sendak
“The wild things roared their terrible roars and gnashed their terrible teeth and rolled their terrible eyes and showed their terrible claws but Max stepped into his private boat and waved good-bye and sailed back over a year and in and out of weeks and through a day and into the night of his very own room where he found his supper waiting for him and it was still hot.” Where the Wild Things Are
As many of you already know, we are huge fans of Maurice Sendak. For more than forty years, the books Maurice Sendak has written and illustrated have nurtured children and adults alike and have challenged established ideas about what children's literature is and should be. The New York Times has recognized that Sendak's work “has brought a new dimension to the American children's book and has helped to change how people visualize childhood.” Parenting recently described Sendak as “indisputably, the most revolutionary force in children's books.”
To honor Mr. Sendak's memory we think the most appropriate tribute is making sure you have at least one Sendak book in your personal library. Here are a few of our favorites! Just scroll over the book cover for the title and click on the picture for a summary of each book.
Our obsession with the royal family continues! Prince William just announced that Prince George's bedroom will be decorated with jungle safari theme nursery decor, in deference to his family’s love of Africa. “I’ll have toy elephants and rhinos around the room … “We’ll cover it in, you know, lots of bushes and things like that. [We'll] make him grow up as if he’s in the bush,” the new dad said in CNN’s one-hour special, “Prince William’s Passion: New Father, New Hope.”
So knowing that so many mom's-to-be look to the young royals for style ideas, whether it be their choice of strollers or baby names, we have put together an inspiration board with lots of adorable safari theme nursery decor ideas. Any of these nursery essentials would all be much appreciated gifts at any African inspired safari theme baby shower or even an elephant or giraffe theme baby shower.
The anchor duvet cover would be absolutely perfect for a DG (Delta Gamma sorority sister) and how fabulous is this black & white cat duvet. The wallpaper is removable and the hamper actually resembles a washing machine. And check out this fabulous free verse duvet that comes with washable fabric pens with which to make notes and doodles. Designed like a sheet of lined paper, this duvet cover is soon to be filled with your beautiful verses and original sketches and will be a fantastic memory of your freshman year.
We are so excited to announce the launch of our newest venture – GreatGets.com. Developed to be one of today’s leading lifestyle magazines, GreatGets is dedicated to bringing you great finds, cool stuff, and expert advice on just about anything and everything. When we see something great we know it and know how and where to get it hence the moniker, GreatGets.. Our goal is to find products and information that wow us so we can wow you! No membership requirements – everyone is welcome!
And yes, there are faces behind the name, actually, an entire family of faces, quite often referred to affectionately. by one another, as the GreatGets. And yes, we are professional marketers as well as moms, dads, grandparents, lawyers, doctors, teachers, business people, and all sorts of other worker bees. We are also students, athletes, fundraisers, and hobbyists involved in way too many activities to list them all. What this means is that we have the resources and professional credentials to opine on just about anything and everything and if we can’t find an expert in our field, we all have lots and lots of friends and colleagues to call upon for their expertise.
GreatGets aims to do three things – all free of charge to you!
- Search the internet for irresistible products that wow us or make us smile and post them for you to enjoy also.
- Provide a personal shopping service for our visitors searching for hard to find items or that special something for any occasion or event.
- Act as your online personal assistant. Just contact us to see if we can help make your life a little easier.
If you find any great gets and would like to share them with our GreatGets visitors or have any questions whatsoever, please feel free to email us.
I can just imagine my mom's adorable white maltese, Sugar's face on a pillow! How perfect a Mother's Day present is a personalized photo pillow. I hate to admit it but I do think she would prefer a single “Sugar” pillow to 9 individual pillows all with her grandchildren's smiling faces. Although as I was perusing the newest Shutterfly product offerings, I did notice both a Gallery Monogram pillow and a Collage Squares pillow that could easily solve the “too many pillows” conundrum.
- Stylish home decor with personalized designs that make a perfect complement to your bed or sofa.
- Hidden zipper enclosure with a synthetic-filled insert included
- Sizes include 16×16 and 18×18 inches
- Finished with a black or ivory back
- Machine-washable cover
- Limited time special offer – Free Standard Shipping on orders $30+
- Pricing starting at $34.99 each
One Kings Lane Day of Kitchen
The One Kings Lane Day of Kitchen is here just in time for summer entertaining! This is one of the best sales because of the variety of high quality kitchen items One Kings Lane offers! Below are some of my favorite sales they are hosting. Let me know what you wind up getting to make your space ready for spring and summer. Continue Reading →
Are you in the midst of a total re-model or just looking for that perfect piece to freshen up your current decor? Look no further than the One Kings Lane Day of Furniture! Today through Thursday, 1/31, this flash sale style event features pieces for every room and has great options for every design aesthetic. From ottomans & benches to headboards & beds, don't miss out on this opportunity to grab a great new piece for your home!
Even if you are not currently looking for something in particular, we definitely think it is worth checking out One Kings Lane. Although we get hundreds of emails every day, we always devote a few minutes of each day to peruse their daily sales. If nothing else, it gives us a quick overview of current home decor & design aesthetics, trending colors, and truthfully, a burst of inspiration. palette
Hurry – do not dawdle! We just checked and some of our favorite pieces are already sold out!!!!!
All we can say is WOW! One Kings Lane has pulled out all the stops and gathered together some stunning luxury items at amazing prices just in tie to give as holiday gifts. My favorite ladies Rolex originally priced at $26,500 was reduced to an almost affordable $3599 . Better hurry since last we checked this particular watch was already in another members cart!
Ralph Lauren Home and Style >> This collection of gifts and lighting from Ralph Lauren brings enduring style and distinctive craftsmanship to the home. From exquisitely crafted highball glasses and cocktail shakers to gleaming lamps and crystal bowls, you're sure to find something special in this assortment.
Ralph Lauren From One Kings Lane
Classic Vintage Timepieces >> A great watch only grows in prestige over the years. Find the most beautiful and coveted time pieces for sale at One Kings Lane.
The Gift Of Time from One Kings Lane…
Like most of you, we are inundated with daily, sometimes twice and thrice daily, emails from all the new discount designer sites. We trash almost all of them except for those from One Kings Lane. Not only do we almost always love One Kings Lane products, they offer a diverse selection of competing genres that inspire us and spur our own creativity.
Even as summer comes to an end the deals at One Kings Lane keep on coming! It is not too late to shop the One Kings Lane Labor Day Blowout sale to stock up on beautiful new items for your home. Check out the great deals on everything you need to spruce up your home for the fall and get a jump start on planning for your Halloween, Thanksgiving and even Christmas and Chanukah parties!
Here are a few of our favorites!