Archive for ‘March, 2014’

Wheelhaus—Living Large with Less


Wheelhaus luxury mobile cabins; Efficient, Convenient, Sustainable… Perfect!

Could you see yourself living in one of the beautiful homes pictured above? Yep, us too! Now what if we told you these beauties were mobile and take just 2-5 days to set-up and hook up to utilities? Or that they are combine energy efficiency, innovative design, progressive space management, sustainable building practices and top of the line building materials, not to mention they exceed the requirements for the Gold standard with the U.S. Green Building Council… Still interested? We thought so!



To learn more about these amazingly stylish (and portable) homes, click the link below to visit Wheelhaus. What a truly beautiful concept and product!

Wheelhaus Luxury Mobile Cabins

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More Original Music from the ‘Man Cave’

Another original ditty. This one goes out to my ‘other brother’ Bill. For some reason, every time I play this it reminds me of lazy summer nights on your patio sharing laughs, listening to music, eating BBQ and getting snockered on great red wine! Guess it must be the John Waite influence in this piece. Painting pictures with sound… That’s the beauty of music.

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Getting to meet my ‘musical idol’ Mr John Waite… Priceless! – 2012


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Industrial Drafting Stool – SOLD!


This sweet 60s-era industrial-chic draftsman stool is on its way to a happy new owner and home.

If you missed out on this great piece, never fear as more new items are being added to our online shop on a regular basis. Simply click the red ‘store’ button at the top of the page to browse all of our carefully curated Rough-Luxe furniture and decor items.

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Happy Customers… We Love Them!

The proud new owner of our Eames-Replica Chair weighs in on her experience with A Life Designed.

I just bought a great Eames replica that was in fantastic condition and for a great price. I carefully made a decision and there was never any pressure to hurry. Wonderful experience… I will buy more pieces in the future!”
— Tiffany H

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Amazing Apothecary Cabinet — Just Added to Our Online Store!

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INCREDIBLE vintage-look Apothecary/Printer’s Cabinet — $1,095

Made of high-quality Indonesian Hardwood, this stunning new cabinet has been artfully aged to evoke a bygone era. No detail has been overlooked; From the mottled patina to the drawer pulls and detailing, this cabinet will make a truly stunning statement piece in your industrial-inspired loft/home or retail space. Continue reading…

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SOLD! – Anthropologie-Style Table


Another sweet A Life Designed store item finds new home.

This rustic, ‘Kinfolk worthy‘ table will soon take up new residence in Mesa, AZ as one lucky customer purchased it through our online store this morning. As is the case with all of our carefully curated and handpicked items, we will miss this beauty but are glad to know it will be bringing its new owner years of happiness. We love our job!


Looking for the perfect statement piece for your abode? Click the red store button at the top of the page to shop our selection of Rough Luxe industrial & Mid Century Modern items for the home or retail environment and be sure to subscribe to our blog so you can begin receiving announcements of our new items directly to your email inbox.

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