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When it comes to bars, simple is usually the best options. While I love fancy places where you are basically required to order a neat scotch or a Martini, there is a lot to say about a bar where you are invited to have a beer and a shot of bourbon. Carbon bar, in London, is the latter bar, and it is a great one. Continue reading
Since the Internet has become commonplace in our homes, the home office has become more prominent. It is now easier than ever to avoid the cubicle and work from home. But just like real life offices, the layout and look can impact productivity. So here are a few quick tips to help you out when designing your office. Continue reading
With last night’s passing of Steve Jobs, I want to spend today discussing how to implement
some of the Apple Co-Founder’s greatest works into your home. While this morning’s was a
re-post of how to give your hoe the look of an Apple store, this post is about getting
your iPod to become the center of you home audio system.
The biggest innovation in music in the last 20 years, without a doubt, is the combination of the iPod and iTunes. These two simple things changed the was we listen and buy music. We no longer have giant portfolios of CDs in our car and its tough to find a decent place to buy moderatley priced CD’s. There are no more albums the way they existed under Pink Floyd but rather a shotgun blast of singles on “shuffle”. The iPod is responsible for all of this, the center of the music revolution. Now you should start looking into making your iPod/iPhone the center of your audio system as well with an iPod Dock. Continue reading
Editors Note: Yes, I just did this post a few days ago, but I wanted to try and find a Homes4Men genre appropriate way to honor phenomenal innovator that was Steve Jobs. I will try to do more for him throughout the day, but I felt this was a great way to start it off.
Apple Inc is a cultural monster. Steve Jobs, and now Tim Cook are able to create products that have an impact. The iPod, iPhone, and iPad have revolutionized they way we consume media and garner information. Above all else, they have a distinct look. Steve Jobs has done an excellent job giving Apple a level of brand recognition that is unmatched by any other company out there. It is a brand people identify with. So it is only logical that today, with the announcement of the new iPhone 5, I will discuss how to get Apple’s look in your own home. Continue reading
I know I am early, but we are only a month and a half away from Christmas music. With Labor day hangovers fading to mere workplace apathy, it is time to start considering getting our homes ready for colder weather. Here are a few tips to get yourself ready for the chilly weather well in advance of 8 hours of daylight we are headed for. Continue reading
I have to say I love this fixture. It is rustic with modern lines, and has a warm wood feel that gives it a masculine touch. It’s more rugged than the overly refined metal and glass chandeliers that most people have, and is something people won’t see everyday. It may be a love/hate piece, but it will get people talking.
There is no pricing available, but you can contact the designer here.