Nature-Inspired Materials for Interiors: Neo Ecology at Cologne IMM 2016Full story

Posted in Interiors | by Liz Eve, on February 8, 2016

Nature-Inspired Materials for Interiors: Neo Ecology at Cologne IMM 2016

New German companies are springing up to offer exciting new options for home designers who want to choose nature materials. The trend for natural and ecological materials was evident at Cologne’s International Furniture Fair and is surely set to grow. Homedit was interested in what new materials are being used, and what looks can be achieved in...

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DIY Rustic Wood Frame – Making Pictures Into MemoriesFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Emily Burmeister, on February 8, 2016

DIY Rustic Wood Frame – Making Pictures Into Memories

Taking pictures is one of my favorite things to do, and when I’m taking pictures of my kids, I am a happy person. I am always on the look out for ways to incorporate pictures of my family in our home. This DIY rustic wood frame is one of the most recent ways I did...

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What Is Contemporary Design?Full story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on February 8, 2016

What Is Contemporary Design?

Let’s talk about contemporary design for a minute, shall we? It’s often confused with, or described interchangeably as, modern design. Although perhaps some elements of modern design carry through into contemporary design, the two styles certainly have their differences. In this article, we’ll take a look at the definition of contemporary design, how it is...

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Welcome Books Back Into Your Life With Stylish Reading LightsFull story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on February 8, 2016

Welcome Books Back Into Your Life With Stylish Reading Lights

Kids these days seem to do a lot of things wrong. This continuous concern is called juvenois and has been around for ages. Just like we’re now concerned that kids these days don’t know what socialization really is, with all the electronic devices they use, others before us were concerned about how the younger generation...

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Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on February 5, 2016

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