Category Archives: Room Service

made in the 216

One of my favorite events held by my favorite store owner is back and taking over the neighborhood. It’s the increasingly popular Made in the 216 event at Room Service which highlights the many talented designers that choose to stay in Cleveland and build their businesses here. The show features a wide variety of creations […]

a night in the 216

Actually, most of our nights are spent in the 216 supporting local one way or another, but I thought I’d stick with my friend Danielle’s Room Service theme. Before we made our way to the Made in the 216 event at Room Service, which showcased several local designers and products made right here, we met […]

made in the 216

My favorite store in Cleveland, Room Service, is hosting its seconds event dedicated to Cleveland-based designers showcasing all things made locally. If you’ve yet to check out this store, this is the perfect opportunity. When you’re done shopping, head next door for dinner at Luxe (but not before checking out DUOhome, another fab store with […]

design*sponge shows love for cleveland

My friend Danielle over at Room Service not only has an amazing, must-visit store in the Detroit Shoreway neighborhood and quite the eye for exceptional design, she absolutely loves Cleveland. And you can read all about her love for our city in Design*Sponge, one of the best sites dedicated to home and product design out […]

support cleveland artists/designers, visit room service

As I mentioned in my previous post about Luxe, we visited our friend’s store, Room Service, and neighboring duoHome this past weekend. Both of these boutiques offer unique accessories and furnishings for the home. We were immediately impressed with each store’s offerings and approach to retail in Cleveland, mostly their dedication to supporting goods made […]


I’ve never been to a Marlin Kaplan restaurant, until this past weekend. I’m familiar with the popular One Walnut, and of course, I’ve heard of the now closed Lire and Pig Heaven, but for whatever reason, have never made it to any of them. I wasn’t going to make that mistake again, and when my […]