Tag Archives: Decorating With Cats

The Cone By Wiski: A Modern Cat Scratcher & Bed

modern cat furniture

If you’re a regular reader of this blog you know my belief that making a home cat friendly and expressing one’s design aesthetic do not have to be mutually exclusive. And I love finding and sharing products and tips that … Continue reading

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Stylish Multipurpose Cat Furniture

multi purpose cat shelves

When I found out my friend Kate Benjamin, of the well known website Hauspanther, had designed a line of cat furniture I was thrilled! If you didn’t already know, Kate is one of the authors of  the book, “Catification: Designing a Happy … Continue reading

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Cat Chic Haven

Tamar Arslanian of I HAVE CAT

I’m super excited to announce that I’m featured in the May issue of Good Housekeeping (on stands now)! I was interviewed about how to create a home that accommodates the needs of both two and four legged residents! Now run … Continue reading

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Decorating With Cats: Shag Baby Shag

shag rugs are great for homes with cats

When it comes to decorating – with cats, I believe “shag” is misunderstood and therefore  underrated and underutilized. No, sorry, not “shag” in the British sense of the word, but happily not in the 70s bad hairstyle way either. But … Continue reading

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Littervention Winner: Before & After (Plus Tips for All!)


After posting the Tidy Cats® s Littervention contest, many of you expressed interest in finding out who ultimately won, why, and seeing before and after photos. Your wish is my command! I literally pulled “head litter box decorator” Jenni Pulos … Continue reading

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Win A #Littervention Make-Over!

Tidy Cats Littervention Contest

I’m very excited to announce Tidy Cats® Multiple Cat LightWeight Litter (which is half the weight of traditional scooping cat litter so great for those of us who do a lot of shlepping- huge back saver!). Is providing 1 lucky … Continue reading

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Have A Cat Safe (and Stylish) Holiday Season

Tips for cat safety during the holidays

A few years ago I wrote a post about how to keep your cat happy and safe while you enjoy a festive holiday season.  While there’s an overwhelming amount of information to be found this time of year about keeping our pup safe … Continue reading

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Make your home more spacious and cat friendly

urban pet haus wave shelf

In case you missed it, but sure to check out my guest post on The Wet Nose Press titled “3 Easy Steps To a Cat-Friendly Home With Plenty of Space For All.” I cover simple ways to make your home … Continue reading

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Is Your Cat a Fiber Artist?

Cats who scratch furniture

I believe in supporting the fine arts and admire the avant-garde creations of Henry the Feline Fiber Artist. But Kip’s fiber art is something I’d prefer on canvas. Not my chaise. My cats are partial to carpet-covered scratchers. And if … Continue reading

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Decorating, With Cat (s): My Confession

sofa ruined by cat

As a single professional I preach the possibility of having feline roommates without letting your home fall to shambles. Love of felines need not come at the exclusion of having a man – or good furniture. But the truth is. … Continue reading

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Candice Olson Unleashes Her Inner Kitty

When I received the invitation to attend the unveiling of Purina’s Tidy Cats Pet Projects Design Challenge winners at the Museum of Arts and Design last Monday, I knew it was an offer I couldn’t refuse. Not only would there be an open bar … Continue reading

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11 Tips for a Safe & Stylish Kitty Home

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Just as many of us humans managed to survive to adulthood despite lead paint, secondhand smoke and death-trap cribs, my eldest Kip has made it to age nine without any major mishaps.  As a first time single cat mom in my mid … Continue reading

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Decorating, with cat (s)


As I’ve stated previously, I do not believe people need abandon their personal sense of style just because they are cat-lovers. I want my apartment to announce itself to friends, family and suitors with a resounding,  “Hello, an independent sophisticated … Continue reading

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Cat Chic Canadian Style


The first time I saw The Faux Bearskin by Loyal Luxe I had a vision. Petie sprawled out in all his glory wearing a smoking jacket open in the front revealing tufts of his ample white belly.  In the background … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Rain(drop)

Review: Pioneer Pet Stainless Steel Pet Fountain Raindrop Design receives 4 out of 4 paws! As  I’ve said in the past, I want my apartment to announce itself with a resounding,  “Hello, an independent sophisticated single woman lives here “ … Continue reading

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