Monday, February 28, 2011

Lonny and Ivy for less


The latest issues of online home decor magazines Lonny and Ivy & Piper featured a couple of things several times.

One is faux zebra hide rugs.

If you don't care to make my own fake zebra hide, there's now a ringer for the $700 Horchow rug available at CSN Stores for $101 (and free shipping) and at Overstock for $92.


The other item is chevron and its close cousin the stripe.

Premier Prints has both large and small zig zags for about $10 a yard. And here's a tip from Christian at Maison 21: Fabric.com has some of the same chevron for only $7 a yard.


The magazines are, as always, free.

7 comments:

  1. Great alternatives. Those rugs are awesome. I was just looking for one a few weeks ago. Thanks for the tip!

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  2. Thank you for posting this! How did I not know about Ivy & Piper??

    I'm dying for a cheap, chevron printed headboard to fill the space until we upgrade our queen bed for a king. Great finds!

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  3. You always post the best finds. At this rate my house should be looking fabulous!

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  4. This was a GREAT post...really great prices! Thanks for sharing.

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  5. Such great tips...not to mention the lovely images you chose to go with them! The top and bottom images are two personal faves.

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  6. Love the Premier Prints option! How can anyone turn down great fabric at $7/yard?

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