No-Sew Full Reupholster ChairFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on April 24, 2015

No-Sew Full Reupholster Chair

Hello all, Emily here. I did something big, time consuming and somewhat difficult. But I did it! I have been wanting to reupholster a chair for a while. I have dabbled in redoing chairs, but they were simple cushion redo’s. However, this time I tackled the full, big time, full reupholster. I also challenged myself...

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Vintage Nurseries: Colors, Styles & AccentsFull story

Posted in Kids | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on April 24, 2015

Vintage Nurseries: Colors, Styles & Accents

From Victorian to retro, there are a host of style specifics that fall under the “vintage” genre. And when it comes to the new baby’s room, that specificity comes in handy when deciding on cribs, colors and accessories. Vintage nurseries can have a beautiful aura and funky presence, but you’ve got to find the niche...

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Reclaiming Wood For Today’s Modern HomesFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Vera Dordick, on April 24, 2015

Reclaiming Wood For Today’s Modern Homes

If the term “reclaimed wood” conjures up images of rustic cabins and country charm it’s time you took another look at this material. Modern designers and architects increasingly turn to reclaimed wood and other components to lend a unique persona to modern homes – both for the exterior as well as for interior spaces. Popular...

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Contemporary Kiev Residence Promotes Harmony With Its DesignFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 24, 2015

Contemporary Kiev Residence Promotes Harmony With Its Design

In 2014, Sergey Makhno architectural workshop completed a stylish two-storey residence in Kiev, Ukraine. It offers a total area of 235 square meters divided into two main zones. The ground floor is a conglomerate of social spaces including the kitchen, dining room, living area and a large library. The same zone also includes a guest...

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Top 10 Tips for Making Your Home Look Like a CottageFull story

Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on April 23, 2015

Top 10 Tips for Making Your Home Look Like a Cottage

There comes a point in everyone’s life when you are so completely ready to get away from it all. You start daydreaming about secluded cottages during work and spending your weekends trolling Airbnb when you should be cleaning. Well, imagine coming home to a cottage every day. Doesn’t that sound lovely? There are certain things that most...

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How To Style A Sleeping Porch: Colors, Designs & AccentsFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on April 23, 2015

How To Style A Sleeping Porch: Colors, Designs & Accents

A sleeping porch is designed for resting and enjoying throughout the warmer months of the year. A covered deck, balcony or patio can seamlessly transform into one of these cozy corners with the right kind of furnishings and stylized accessories. Read a favorite book in the evenings, take midday naps or enjoy the nighttime in...

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Parisian Micro-Apartment Optimized Through A Wooden SculptureFull story

Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on April 23, 2015

Parisian Micro-Apartment Optimized Through A Wooden Sculpture

Taking inspiration from the numerous micro houses and their innovative and unique designs but also from ships, Mattia Paco Rizzi and Jessica Bergstein-Collay, the founders of Fabricabois, renovated and completely transformed a small studio apartment in Paris. Their company specializes in small-scale buildings with unusual designs and custom layouts and this projects fits perfectly into...

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