A rainbow dinette, one red-and-blue-and-yellow house in Illinois, and a home built into Arizona boulders in this week's reader photos #Reader Round-up#colorful#Disney#dogs#foraging#house paint#Illinois#Massachusetts#polka dots#rainbow#weird houses April 16 | Cat Rocketship Hey hey! A new week dawns and as always we start with some unusual home finds from the Offbeat Home Flickr pool. I hope they make your week a little brighter. Bitsandbobbins made this stellar rainbow table runner last week. Apparently the theme of her dining area is 'canary yellow and rainbow' to which I say ROCK ON! Mich finished up her LOVELY red and blue and polka dot sewing room. Eve! HIGH FIVE for this rad peacock find! Primary colors for the WIN! Caught by ChicagoGeek in Winnetka, Illinois. Lyle Vincent traveled Tibet and caught this inCREDible tent near a sky burial site. Al_HikesAZ caught this stone house, built among mushroom rocks in Arizona in the '30s. Story goes, Blanche Russel's car broke down in the area in 1927, and she loved the landscape so much she bought a piece of land and built this home. On to the Clicky Links! Obscura Day is coming up: a celebration of unusual places in our world. Check out the site to see if you can trek to see something weird on April 28. Did you hear? IKEA is building an entire neighborhood in London. Nettles are in season, and Tea & Cookies has a recipe for a wild nettle frittata — plus instructions on how to avoid getting stung as you harvest. Steampunks! The Watch City Festival opens May 12th — and is put on by friend of the site ModVic. ᔥ Boing Boing Yes, you could install a doggie air conditioner to pamper your pet. ᔥ Curbed National This one's just for fun: What would Disney princesses look like if they were accurate to the dress of their eras? We ALWAYS want to see what you're up to. Submit to Offbeat Home here. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Cat Rocketship I was the Managing Editor of Offbeat Home for a year and a half. I have a rich Internet life and also a pretty good real life. Hobbies include D&D, Twitter, and working on making our household more self-reliant. I also draw things. PREVIOUS Vintage modern housewares for people who are classier than me NEXT Cities in crisis: Rehousing the American Dream Toggle comments [ 2 ] sweet, you featured my sewing room I promise to do a bigger better tour of it for you soon Reply The Disney princess cosplay is based off of digital artwork By Claire Hummel I think. Her gallery is here http://shoomlah.deviantart.com/gallery/29648049 I love both the cosplay versions and her artwork! Just in case anyone wanted to know :D. And ps that rainbow runner is aaaamazing!! Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy.