When I had a baby I knew that toys would be in my home. I did not realize that it would overtake my home. As my kids are getting bigger they are able to organize and put away their own toys. But there is still toys everywhere. I wanted to come up with a solution that worked for me and my home aesthetically as well as functionally.
Wrought iron railings, doors, gates, ornamental pieces and other fittings have been handcrafted since early times and they became really popular in the Middle Ages. Nowadays, wrought iron is no longer produced on a commercial scale but these elements still exist. Decorative features such as headboards for example may not be the most popular but they’re definitely very charming and they can give your home that unique look you’ve been trying to obtain.
Overlooking the wetlands, the bat and the ocean, this single family home couldn’t be better placed than here, in Southhampton, New York. The Far Pond Residence was designed by Bates Masi + Architects, and is composed of two volumes. One is the house that was already existing on the side and the other is an addition built by the architects.
Adding Halloween decor to your home can sometimes be tough as you may feel that you have to sacrifice your style for store bought items that fit awkwardly into your space and overwhelm you with bright blacks and oranges. Skip store bought this year and incorporate some homespun holiday style into space with handmade crafts custom made for any room. And even save money too!
Whether you’re sipping your coffee before you go to work or you sit down and chat with your friends on week-ends, a breakfast nook or a cozy seating spot in the kitchen is the perfect way to do it. Come up with the perfect combo of style and function when designing the seating for your kitchen and make the most of the space you have available.