Category Archives: BEACH BUM

DIY: Pipe Bed

Animals hibernate in winter, but for us it’s a little more complicated. We’ve still got jobs and responsibilities to fulfill and no opportunity for a months-long nap. Nevertheless, our instinct is the same. Winter for us is characterized by slow … Continue reading

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OBJECTS: New Year’s Resolutions

Thanks to all our AROHO readers for your patience during the holiday hiatus! The month of January may be half over, but we’re still getting used to writing the date as 2013. Now’s the time when most people start letting … Continue reading

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OBJECTS: Gifts for the Man Cave

‘Tis the season to drop hints for loved ones about what you want in your man cave! Help out those gifting you by supplying them with a wishlist – or, better yet, treat yourself to one (or several) of the … Continue reading

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ART: Vija Celmins

Tonight, AROHO is checking out the opening of a rather unique group exhibition at L&M Arts. Entitled “For the Martian Chronicles,” the show is a tribute to the late Ray Bradbury, writer of The Martian Chronicles, who once lived in … 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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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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SLIDESHOW: The Backyard Man Cave

Today, we’re moving the man cave outdoors, giving a nod to all the men who have no room to make their own inside of the house. When there’s not a spare inch of indoor space left to transform, don’t despair. … Continue reading

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DIY: Wood Pallet Wall

Ah, the endless uses of wood shipping pallets. We’ve seen them reincarnated into tables, headboards, bookshelves and planters, just to name a few. The idea of using pallets to cover an entire accent wall, however, seems like taking on a … Continue reading

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ART: Martin Parr

Martin Parr. Uruguay, Punta del Este, 2006. Color photography. ¬© Copyright¬†Martin Parr/Magnum Photos. Courtesy the artist and kamel mennour, Paris. The seemingly unintentional vulnerability of Martin Parr‘s subjects can make a viewer cringe or laugh, stare unabashedly in fascination or … Continue reading

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DIY: Wine Cork Dart Board

There are so many great do-it-yourself projects circling the web these days and AROHO knows plenty of handy men out there who would be happy to save a few bucks and build a piece themselves, rather than run to the … Continue reading

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