It’s Valentine’s Day.  The roses, chocolate, and handmade poems are in full swing, it’s true. Here are some lighting, furniture, accessories, and more pulled together with this day of love in mind.  These pieces could add a splash of color (and love) to your home everyday!

1. Fuchsia chandelier from Francis King; 2. Kissing Giraffes Rug from Jonathan Adler; 3. Red lacquer bench from Bolier; 4. Mr. & Mrs. Salt and Pepper shakers from Jonathan Adler; 5. Red painted chest from Francis King; 6. Magenta pendant from Francis King; 7. Poppies floral tile mosaic from BonTon Tile at Rubble Tile; 8. Red cocktail table from Francis King; 9. Pink indoor/ outdoor stackable chair from Rich Rosenberg; 10. Flamingo writing desk from KDR Showrooms.

ASID showcase house

May 10, 2010

The 2010 ASID Showcase Houses are opening at the end of the week!

Be sure to get your tickets; you won’t want to miss the great opportunity this year to see TWO fabulous houses for the price of one! The homes are open for tours Wednesdays – Sundays from 10-4, and there are also special events …

Culinary Evenings: Wednesday and Saturday

Girls Night Out: Friday evenings

Designer Led Tours: Tuesdays from 11:00 – 3:oo pm

Blue Zones Day: May 22 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Picnic on the Lake: June 6 12:00 – 2:00

Tickets are available online at’llbe/asidhometour2010/169806.asp

Or stop by these ticket outlets for discounted general tour tickets:

  • ASID office in International Market Square
  • Bachman’s
  • The Bibelot Shops
  • Byerly’s
  • California Closets
  • D’Amico and Sons
  • Gabberts
  • Galleria Guest Services
  • General Store on Hwy 7
  • Hirshfields
  • Kenwood Cafe
  • Kitchen Window in Calhoun Square
  • Lunds
  • Macy’s Home Stores
  • Patina Stores
  • Rubble Tile
  • Southern Lights
  • Twin Cities Green in Uptown

Be sure to tour the homes – you won’t want to miss it this year!