1. Wing Chairs
This outdoor Wing Chair is made from perforated and folded
aluminum. It is an updated form of traditional indoor wing
chairs designed to protect the user from cold drafts while
retaining the warming heat of the fire.
Garden Architects, Annapolis, MD. 410-267-1046.
2. Dining Desk
Recognizing that the kitchen is the hub of family activity,
Poggenpohl has introduced a new dining desk that expands
the role of the conventional dining table. The table can be
expanded either by hand or electric motor, providing space
for add-ons such as a cutlery tray or chopping board.
Stainless-steel trolleys containing hot or cold containers or
a Teppan Yaki grill can be pushed in at the ends for added
functionality. Poggenpohl, Washington, DC. 202-342-9111.
3. Sleep Under the Sun
This Celestial Canopy, hand painted in Saddle Brown, is part
of the Hearst Castle Collection from Habersham. Inspired by
the Celestial Suite, this bed captures both the grandeur and
opulence of a 16th-century Florentine-inspired room.
4. Virtual Kitchen Design
Kitchen Design Online allows users to take their own
measurements and specifications and receive a kitchen
designed by a specialist. Endorsed by Jennifer Gilmer
Kitchen & Bath Ltd., the site provides a convenient and a
ffordable alternative to the traditional kitchen-design
process. Kitchen Design Online.
5. Bring the Theater Home
Vudu, an on-demand movie service, provides access to
more than 6,000 Hollywood movies and TV shows that can
be either purchased or rented. With no monthly subscription,
Vudu is like your own at-home video rental store.
Burke Electronics, Woodbridge, VA. 703-670-8100.
6. Portable Murals
By creating large-scale murals on canvas, Blue Line Studios
makes embellishing your home or office a breeze. Blue
Line’s artists create murals in their studios and install the
finished works on your walls. These murals are a moveable
and affordable alternative to traditional wall murals.
Blue Line Studios, Fairfax, VA. 703-618-9090.
7. Unique Woodworks
This custom study is made from solid mahogany. It features
acanthus crown moldings and a custom-designed coffered
ceiling. The beautiful, quality cabinets are hand made by
master woodworkers. Warrickshire Woodcrafters, Fairfax, VA. 703-860-6696.