Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Wake Up and Smell the Espresso!

Waking up is so overrated especially in the winter. The best alarm clock in the world is the smell of home-brewed espresso and at Home Furniture and Patio’s sale on Ascaso’s Dream Espresso Machines waking up can be easier for everyone.

DREAM Love Red Espresso Machine by Ascaso (orig.$749/ sale $549)

The Dream Versatile espresso and cappuccino machine’s classic retro look is combined with the best that modern technology has to offer in a traditional style machine. This series is dubbed the "Versatile" machine because the Dream Versatile machines can use either ground coffee or proportioned single serving espresso pods, also known or labeled as E.S.E.

DREAM Mediterranean Blue Espresso Machine by Ascaso (orig.$749/ sale $549)

Skip Starbucks as this aluminum machine makes café quality espresso drinks, lattes, cappuccinos and café mochas.

DREAM Mediterranean Sun Yellow Machine by Ascaso (orig.$749/ sale $549)

Fits into any kitchen with a variety of colors including Baby Pink, Mediterranean Blue, Mandarin Orange, White, Anthracite, Meadow Green, Cow Print, Sweet Cream, Kid Blue, Sun Yellow, Polished Aluminum and Dark Black.

Aluminum body with hand polished base.
Patented POD filter holder system easiest to use in the market.
Dual system temperature control for coffee brewing and steam frothing.
Accu-read gauge and flip switch controls allow for trouble free, user friendly operation.
Frothing tip for perfect foam.
Removable 44 oz. water tank on side of machine.
16 BAR water pump.
Polished stainless steel drip and cup tray, plus cup heater easy to remove and clean.
Brass boiler.
Works with either ground coffee or ESE coffee pods.
900 Watts.
Let the Games Begin!
The Vancouver Winter Olympic Games is just around the corner, but if rocketing at heart-racing speeds down the side of a mountain isn’t your cup of tea, then relax at home and play a game on Home Furniture and Patio’s favorite game tables.

Black & Warm Cherry Game Table by Powell ($408)
Powell’s reversible warm cherry octagon table features a reversible poker tabletop complete with chips and cards and a crap playing board with playing pieces.

Masterpiece Medium Mahogany Game Table with Game Pieces & Game Boards by Powell ($321)

A game table for any room of the house. This masterpiece medium mahogany game table features a faux elm inlayed top, checker/chess and backgammon game boards, game pieces included in drawer, and push pin to lift game boards from underneath to change games.

Round Game Table with Game Pieces by Powell($401)
Powell’s traditional faux mahogany round game table features turned tapered legs with hand carved floral decorations, full concave sided display shelf floral motif hand decorations and marquetry border. The table also includes checker/chess and backgammon game boards, game pieces included in drawer, and push pin to lift game boards from underneath to change games.

Friday, January 15, 2010

Seeing Red

Red soles inspire envy in every woman; “...are those Louboutins?” Now every room in your home can be as fashion forward as a red-carpet starlet with faux leather furniture featuring red interiors by Furniture FX.

Furniture FX Miami Faux Leather Table

$197.50 for set of 2

Furniture FX designs and produces their collections with 3 focuses in mind: fashion, quality and reliability. The Miami Collection transforms any suburban home into a South Beach loft with high quality yet affordable furniture.

Furniture FX Miami Faux Leather Display Unit

Friday, January 8, 2010

Painting the Town Red

You might have painted the town red on New Year’s Eve but your walls are in desperate need for a makeover. Graham and Brown will make 2010 your year for modern design with its Eco Collection of wallpaper created in collaboration with designers from the Central St. Martins, a premier art school in London. Inspired by environmental issues, the wallpaper is manufactured from sustainable resources.
Graham & Brown Eco Highway $60
Graham & Brown Eco Peony $60