CMH Studio  New! Starburst Stacking Floor Cushions

This just in!  Introducing our newest Starburst stacking floor cushions in a combination of four vivid colors!  Each cushion has a cut out star on one side and the inverse on the other, so every time you move them around you see a different combination of color and pattern.

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CMH Studio  Cheeky Monkey Home’s Land Ho’ Collection

As we gear up for our holiday shows, I am previewing some of my favorite collections at Cheeky Monkey Home.  This is our joyful Land Ho’ collection, featuring Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket and Cape Cod on both pillows and stacking floor cushions.

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 photos by Tony Cheng

I love nautical color combinations, and I think pretty much anything paired with navy blue and white looks striking. Our new 2014 collection will feature some beautiful blue and white designs that I am very excited about sharing with you!  Here are a few more of our nautical designs that group nicely together or on their own. (more…)  

CMH Studio  In the Studio – Cheeky Monkey is Holiday Ready!

Things have been busy in our studio this summer as we prepare for upcoming holiday fairs this fall.  I know, it is WAY too early to think about the fall – let alone the holidays – but we are busy cutting and stitching every day! 

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I am thrilled to announce that Cheeky Monkey Home will have a booth at three craft fairs in November 2013.   We will have our full collection of pillows and floor cushions, as well as baskets of amazing hair accessories and surprise stocking stuffers! Here they are: (more…)  

CMH Studio  Floor Cushions: From My Family to Yours

I have to share with you the most universally adored (hands down!) item in my home:  a set of three stacking floor cushions made with luscious 100% wool felt.

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Our first floor cushions were actually inherited from my grandparents, who bought them in Japan in the 60s and used them for seating at a tea table. Years later, I inherited them and my two little boys quickly adopted them for rough-housing and fort-building. The original (antique!) set was covered in silk, but amazingly held up for years of daily (rowdy) play.  (more…)  

CMH Studio  Welcome to Cheeky Monkey Home!

My name is Holly Johnson and I welcome you to my new blog. I am an artist and the founder of Cheeky Monkey Home, where we create unique home accessories, murals and paintings for children and adults alike. My blog is the place where I gather inspiration and ideas for my business and family life, and feature artists, designers and products I admire. blog0105 As an artist and mother of two energetic boys, I am continuously engaged in a search for beauty and inspiration in our every day life. (more…)