Monthly Archives: October 2012

THIS WEEK’S SALES: 10/31/12

This Halloween we’re treating you to a very special sale on One Kings Lane. Why special? A few reasons. First, it’s curated by none other than our very dear friend Zak Profera of ZAK+FOX, the new-ish textile line whose inspiration … Continue reading

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ROOMS ON FILM: Mad Men

For a few seasons, we would have identified Don Draper’s man cave as his office at the Sterling Cooper advertising agency. Now, that he’s a newlywed living in the city, however, we turn to Draper’s new Manhattan apartment, which seems … Continue reading

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DIY: Beer Bottle Chandelier

Last week, we posted about some of our favorite reclaimed hanging light fixtures. There were chandeliers made of globes and wine bottles, a milk crate and even books. This week, however, we’re challenging you to make your own chandelier out … Continue reading

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IN REAL LIFE: Gilles Mendel’s Dining Nook

There’s a lot to love about Gilles Mendel’s New York apartment. First, its size: a mere 732 square feet, with only one bed and bath. Humble, intimate, petite – call it what you will, it’s decidedly small for a guy … Continue reading

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OBJECTS: Repurposed Lighting Fixtures

This incredible globe chandelier, designed by French artist Benoit Vieubled, got us thinking about what other repurposed everyday objects would make great lighting fixtures for a man cave. Check out a few of AROHO’S favorite picks after the jump.

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ART: Wade Guyton

Wade Guyton is having his moment: a mid-career survey at New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art, which proposes Guyton as one of the most important artists of his generation. He is, undoubtedly, an artist of his time. Guyton has … Continue reading

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THIS WEEK’S SALES: 10/15/2012

It’s official: this is the week to decorate your man cave media room. With two great sales going on at Gilt Home and The Foundary, you’ll be sure to find all the tech gadgets and comfortable couches you need to … Continue reading

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DIY: Stacked Books Table Lamp

Love books and own a toolbox? If so, you’re in luck: we’ve got the perfect do-it-yourself project for you to embark on this weekend. Bookworms and those guys whose tastes lean towards an industrial loft aesthetic will both appreciate this … Continue reading

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OBJECTS: Geek Chic

Somewhere along the line, nerds became cool. So cool, that even furniture designers are getting in on the trend. Take, for example, James de Wulf’s Periodic Coffee Table, above. Composed of concrete and emblazoned with the table of elements, it … Continue reading

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IN REAL LIFE: Yves Saint Laurent’s Moroccan Library

Fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent once called the library of his Marrakech, Morocco home his “favorite room in the world.” And it’s easy to understand why, especially once you get a glimpse of the Villa Oasis library’s reading nook, above, … Continue reading

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