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You Autumn Check Out These Five Ways To Make It Smell Like Fall

By Bethany Erickson / September 16, 2019 / 0 Comments
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We scoured Amazon for things that will make your home or office (or both) look and smell like fall, even if it doesn’t feel like it. Note: CandysDirt.com may collect a small commission or other compensation from the links on this page. Items are priced correctly and in stock at the time of publication. Yes, […]

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Five Inexpensive Pieces For the Midcentury Modern Enthusiast

By Bethany Erickson / September 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

We scoured Amazon for the best and the coolest Midcentury Modern finds, and we hope you agree. Note: CandysDirt.com may collect a small commission or other compensation from the links on this page. Items are priced correctly and in stock at the time of publication. Have Don Draper tastes but a pre-promotion Peggy budget? Not […]

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Did You Hear? 2020 Ikea Catalog Boasts Sweet Dreams and Sweet Tunes

By Bethany Erickson / August 2, 2019 / 0 Comments

There doesn’t seem to be an agnostic opinion about Ikea — you either love the Swedish chain and its cinnamon rolls and meatballs, furniture names that sound like sneezes, and its labyrinth-like stores, or you still have nightmares about that Allen wrench and one bookshelf you tried to put together in your first apartment, and […]

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Art: It’s What’s For Dinner

By Jon Anderson / April 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

Perhaps not dinner, but in many ways art feeds the soul. From the earliest to the latest, art transforms thoughts and ideas into physical form.  But it can be expensive.  For those not bothered by budgets, this coming weekend is the Dallas Art Fair that runs Thursday until Sunday downtown at f.i.g (Fashion Industry Gallery). […]

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Jon Anderson: What We Think is Our Unique Style is Really Just Repetition

By Jon Anderson / November 10, 2017 / 10 Comments

Style is a loose term defining the trappings we show the outside world from shoes to shower curtains. It is a set of markers that enable others to make decisions about us without exchanging words. These markers are both blatant and nuanced.  The easiest to pick off are the signs of wealth or a lack […]

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Alder and Tweed: Bunk Beds to the Stars

By Jon Anderson / September 16, 2015 / 1 Comment

Like many mundane things that have been made “cool” these days (from Haute Dogs to Lobster Mac & Cheese), it’s now possible (as Candy wrote)  to have cool bunk beds. I don’t know about you, but if I had the ceiling height, it would be soooo fun to have half the set pictured above in […]

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