Dining Room Rugs – Must-Have Or Unessential?Full story

Posted in Rugs & Carpets | by Simona Ganea, on July 13, 2017

Dining Room Rugs – Must-Have Or Unessential?

Most people would agree that a room just doesn’t feel complete without a rug. Still, is a rug really necessary in a space like the dining room, for example? Well, that depends. On one hand, a rug can offer advantages such as making the room look and feel more dynamic or creating a more comfortable...

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How To Reupholster An Ottoman With Faux FurFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Morena Hockley, on July 13, 2017

How To Reupholster An Ottoman With Faux Fur

A lot of us have out dated furniture that is still functional but just looks old and sad. This dingy ottoman is a perfect example. I found it at the thrift store, and it was solid and clean with no stains. It just looked so dated! Since the piece was still in good shape, I...

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Amsterdam Villa is Sustainable, Spectacular and SereneFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on July 13, 2017

Amsterdam Villa is Sustainable, Spectacular and Serene

A modern and sustainable villa that takes full advantage of its serene waterside location sits on an island at the outskirts of Amsterdam. It’s a stunning sustainable design by Marc Architects of that serves as a functional urban home as well as escape for its owners. The colors throughout are earthy and natural, connecting the...

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DIY Canopy Beds Bring Magic To Your HomeFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on July 12, 2017

DIY Canopy Beds Bring Magic To Your Home

Canopy beds are more bohemian than the regular kind and it’s safe to assume that the canopy makes all the difference. That being said, adding a canopy to an existing bed can drastically change the decor and ambiance of a bedroom. That’s something worth trying or at least contemplating. DIY canopy beds take lots of...

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How To Use Greenery Furniture To Make Spaces Look TrendyFull story

Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on July 12, 2017

How To Use Greenery Furniture To Make Spaces Look Trendy

In 2017, the Pantone color of the year is called greenery, a symbolic name for a color that’s very fresh and energetic. It’s a color meant to inspire us and to bring us closer to nature. It brings spaces to life and it has a powerful impact on the whole room, even if it’s used...

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Luxury Hotel In Tulum Was Once The Property of Pablo EscobarFull story

Posted in Hotels & Resorts | by Simona Ganea, on July 12, 2017

Luxury Hotel In Tulum Was Once The Property of Pablo Escobar

A retreat, whether it’s a hotel, a private residence or any other structure for that matter, needs a great location if it’s to be great and to draw people to it. In addition to that, it also helps a lot to have an interesting history. This recent addition to Design Hotels has it all. It’s...

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Rectangular Lighting Fixtures Add Geometric Dimension to DecorFull story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on July 11, 2017

Rectangular Lighting Fixtures Add Geometric Dimension to Decor

The most common shape for lamps, shades and chandeliers is round or oval, but sometimes, those just won’t work well in a particular space. Sure, you could hang a line of round pendants, but loads of options for rectangular lighting fixtures are available. Choices range from glamorous, glitzy rectangular chandeliers to more rustic varieties, to lamps and...

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Glass Dining Tables – Looking Light And Stylish No Matter WhatFull story

Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on July 11, 2017

Glass Dining Tables – Looking Light And Stylish No Matter What

Why would someone choose to have a glass dining table in their home you ask? Well, for lots of different reasons. Let’s start with the obvious: the fast that glass when transparent is excellent for small spaces. It allows the room to look bright, open and spacious and it doesn’t obstruct the decor in any...

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