Bare walls have plenty of advantages: ample surface area for finger painting, an absence of disapproving Churchill posters, and no mirrors reminding you that your hair is on fire. Fill rooms' middles with furnishings so you can keep walls clear with today’s Groupon to Hacienda. Choose between the following options:
- For $10, you get $25 toward accessories, including artwork and rugs.
- For $50, you get $150 toward furniture.
Engineer and scientist Ron Jankowski collects contemporary, sustainable furniture and accessories crafted by local artists. Cultivate an aromatic herb garden or designate an ironic repository for Jungian dissertations with ceramic head planters available in white, blue, red, or green ($46). A hand-blown firepot illuminates inky summer nights and comes outfitted with an internal fuel reservoir and a metal snuffer ($12+). Home furnishings include the Paulista bench ($395+), which is crafted from sustainably harvested mahogany and creates dramatic seating at any dining table or a display space for smaller benches. The one-drawer Santos end table ($435), carved from reclaimed Brazilian peroba rosa and mahogany, accents any décor with it's clean lines and rustic details.
In addition to home furnishings, Hacienda routinely features local artists in the showroom, with installations including wall hangings, blown glass, and paintings.