Posts Tagged ‘Barbie’

April “Foolish” Decor

Marie Coquine Chandelier,” by Philippe Starck for Baccarat Collection
photo: CubeMe

Since it is April first, we thought we’d share some of the more “foolish” decorating ideas we’ve run across. Starting off with this gorgeous Baccarat chandelier complete with… umbrella? Granted, April is the time for showers, but this may be over preparing.

Stripes gone too far
photo: Floto + Warner

Stripes and bold color are all the rage in fashion this season. Brightly colored striped rugs for home décor like this one? Maybe not so much. Although this one is quite durable since it’s made out of vinyl tape. Cozy!

French Bergere Chairs go green
photo: ChairCouture

We’re all for going green and we certainly love a good Bergere chair, but just looking at this makes us start to itch.

Malibu Barbie Dream HouseMalibu Barbie Dream House designed by Jonathan Adler

And while we adore Barbie, pardon us for thinking this is a little over the top. Wait, can we get a close up view of that chandelier? Could that actually be made of…?

Barbie "Hair" Chandelier
photo: Mattel

Wow. Do you think blonde chandeliers have more fun?

Barbie Prints: 15% Off Sale and Giveaway!

Barbie giveaway and sale
It seems everyone loves Barbie – and how can you resist our popular Art For Kids Vintage Barbie prints, especially at 15% off? The chic illustrations look as good hanging in a nursery or little girl’s room as they do in your own powder room or boudoir. For 2 weeks only you can get our collection of fashion and limited edition prints at 15% off. Enter code LUVMYBARBIE at checkout. Shop all AFK Art For Kids Barbie prints >

GIVEAWAY: To kick off our tribute to this fashion babe, we’re giving away a Barbie print to one lucky winner (up to $135 retail value). Just leave a comment below or on our Facebook page telling us which room you would hang these gorgeous vintage Barbie prints in. Giveaway ends this Friday and a winner will be announced on Monday, January 14th at 6pm EST.

*coupon expires 1/23/11 at midnight EST and may not be applied to previous purchases or combined with other promotions.

Congrats to Lesa Rock, winner of the Barbie print!


For Every Girl Who Ever Wanted a Barbie for Christmas…

AFK Art for Kids Print Fashion Barbie Spotted Shopping
AFK Art for Kids Print Fashion Barbie Pink Evening Dress
AFK Art for Kids Print Fashion Barbie Je Nais Se Quoi
AFK Art for Kids Print Fashion Barbie Lisette
Just in the nick of time for a stellar last minute gift idea for gals young or old, it’s Barbie to the rescue! Illustrated in glam retro style, our new Art for Kids Barbie prints arrive matted in white in an antique silver frame (all for only $135). She’s chic, she’s got it going on and she looks gorgeous grouped with a few of her other fashionably attired Barbie friends. A perfect gift that little girls can treasure for years – or grown girls can relive their first fashion icon. Shop our new Barbie prints >


For Girls of Every Age – Limited Edition Barbie Prints

Baby Barbie
Teen Barbie
Barbie Goes Glam

Who says that Barbies are only for little girls? These couture clad icons are illustrated with vintage style, signed and numbered by renown artist Robert Best. Better still, all are limited edition collectibles that can be passed down through generations from mother to child or transition from nursery through the teen years and beyond. How to work Barbie into any decor scheme? Check out a few options featuring the newest limited edition prints, 50th Anniversary Barbie and Generation of Dreams Barbie.