UPDATE: Here’s my follow up story — Gut Remodel Without Guilt — in which we discuss the issue further.
Update: This uploader now closed. Come back every Friday to see what we upload next! I know this is kind of silly — but this blog is kind of silly — but in this weekend’s uploader, let’s see your pink flamingos out in their summer habitats. Above: A reader photo submitted Saturday — we now have 66 photos. The original Don Featherstone pink flamingo lawn ornaments are my favorites. I have mine propped in the front yard, in the shrubbery that surrounds our front patio, so that we can see them every single day from the kitchen window above the sink. –>
Now that it seems I have my master bathroom floor plan figured out, it is time to do some of the fun stuff — like putting together the retro modern looks that I might use for my final bathroom remodel. But where does one start to figure out a decorating plan? Well, I like to start with an inspiration photo…
Thanks to reader Nancy, who spotted this new flooring alternative for potential use by Retro Renovators. It’s Karndean’s “Michelangelo Mosaic” — 12″ vinyl tile squares that mimic random pattern mosaic floor tiles. The design comes in five colors — a lovely blue (same as my 2012 color of the year, Rimini Bitossi Blue)… an aqua/green… brown… beige… and black. This particular mosaic tile floor design has a 1960s and beyond look to me. Read on for more photos and information about this product from Karndean–>
I am starting another new, occasional feature: What to Collect, spotlighting: Collections inspired by your photos, maybe a little bit of the collectible’s history, and maybe a look at the particularly rare or unusual pieces to look for. First up: Anodized aluminum housewares — especially the brightly colored pieces. Heck yeah there is more →