Each time my husband or I needed to read the fine print on something (gadget instructions, recipes, etc...) out came this hideous thing:
And, when my husband was done with it? Naturally, he'd leave it in whatever room he was last using it, despite my
It's amazing it took so long to figure out such an obvious solution! Last week while visiting a favorite shop, we bought this:
|Serves the same purpose, but is far more chic. Now it can be left in any room without offending my design sense!|
Hmmm, wonder if I should start a new collection of these??? Would be the perfect stocking stuffer too!!!
Speaking of chic, one of my favorite bloggers and designers created this as his calling card:
|Grant was kind enough to send me several boxes to add to my extensive matchbook collection.|
Whether it's storing all the remote controls in a beautiful box or tossing some matches in a pretty bowl, one little change can have such a pretty impact!
|I still prefer matches for lighting candles (except when I'm racing around just before a party,|
then I'll get out the ugly igniter) since they're pretty and convienent,
plus it's like a trip down memory lane looking at some of these boxes!