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Monday, February 18, 2013

Sun Cellular's CDO Bloggers Party

          Thank you, Sun Cellular! Last Feb. 11, 2013, we, the CDO Bloggers, were invited by Sun Cellular to a party in Seafood Island, Centrio Mall.





Friday, February 1, 2013

The Outstanding Versatility of Round Cushions



          Round cushions, which can be put on the floors of living rooms,  bedrooms, or dens, are indeed wonderful accessories. These can also be placed on the seats of appropriate dining chairs, general round chairs, etc. Furthermore, they can be used as back supports or as sofa ornaments, too. And, if more bed pillows are needed during a sleepover, these round cushion pillows can come to the rescue. Also, if a sleeping space is necessitated, putting several pieces of such cushions side by side will be an instant bed.

          The above-mentioned cushions come in different sizes and degrees of flatness or thickness. The ready-made varieties can either be with or without separate cases. If cases are not included, at least one set should be purchased, as these cases are also protective coverings. In general, the cases are made of fabric, of leather, of plastic, etc. Since these coverings come in assorted colors, patterns, and styles, the cushions are definitely strikingly beautiful decorative pieces which possess immense functionality as well. On one hand, the levels of comfort and durability depend on the individual foams or fillings which are typically the memory foam, the polyester, the polystyrene balls, etc.

          Getting one really big cushion of the round shape can be the focal point of an area, especially if its covering has an eye-catching hue that will stand out from the dominant unified shade of the furnishings. Likewise, two medium-sized cushions, or a few smaller ones, will also be fine. More so, because the appliances and the furniture items are generally square or rectangle, having a different shape amidst these things therefore creates a splendid contrast. On the other hand, a living room which is filled with the natural color of wood can benefit well with a piece, or more, of solid red, yellow, cream, or beige round-shaped cushions. Designs of multiple patterns and colors on the cushions' cases will also be perfect in this situation.

          For a different impact from time to time, various coverings with different designs can be aptly chosen, for changing looks once in a while. Indeed, these remarkable round cushions can efficiently alter the whole look of any room. -- ARV

The Priceless Benefits of a Wicker Porch Swing (I Wish Our House Has a Porch)

           Gently swaying on a wicker porch swing can make a person recall some fond memories. More so, relaxing on it provides comfort and peace which both the mind and the body necessitate. Such swing can either be the kind that is secured to the porch's ceiling, or the one that is dangling from its stand or frame. Each type, having the new resin wicker designs for outdoor use, will not decay, fade, or chip. Both of these possess the elegance of wicker, but are more long-lasting, and never require painting. These come in different styles of contemporary, rustic, and traditional designs. Moreover, there are also unique designs. More versatility can be acquired upon choosing from an assortment of colors and cushion patterns which will suit any personal taste. These days, the new versions have individual strong foundations, making them last for years.

          Getting the type that has its own frame will add to the versatility and convenience of being able to transfer it from an area to another, whether outdoors or indoors. No matter where it is actually placed, it will absolutely be preferred and appreciated by everybody. Therefore, getting at least one more can be a wise move, since they are generally very reasonably-priced. Actually, the contentment and relaxation derived from smoothly swinging on one, and the perfect space it provides for valuable family bonding, are priceless.  

          Whilst these attractive swings are available in various colors, selecting the white wicker porch swing variety will blend excellently with the surroundings because of white's 'neutrality'. On one hand, white is all the more enhanced by the brilliant green leaves of trees and plants outside, or by the furnishings inside the house. Furthermore, the patterns and the hues of the swing's interchangeable cushions will complement well with its white color. Indeed, getting a wicker porch swing can alter one's way of spending leisure, as well as family, time for the better, if not the best. --ARV