A Fresh Perspective: Window Backsplash Ideas And The Designs Around ThemFull story

Posted in Kitchen | by Simona Ganea, on February 9, 2017

A Fresh Perspective: Window Backsplash Ideas And The Designs Around Them

Ideally, a kitchen should have lots of natural light and that usually means that sacrifices have to be made in order to accommodate large windows or that you have to find a way to design your kitchen with an open and bright decor. Multifunctional designs are always preferred in kitchens regardless of their size and...

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Tiered Residence In Harmony With Its Surroundings And Beautiful ViewsFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 9, 2017

Tiered Residence In Harmony With Its Surroundings And Beautiful Views

Built in a beautiful rocky area, on the shore of a lake, the Estrade Residence is a large and magnificent family home that makes the most of its surroundings and location. The house was designed by MU Architecture, a studio that takes on every challenge with an enthusiastic attitude and that strongly believes that each...

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DIY Burlap and Felt Valentine’s Day BannerFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittney Smart, on February 9, 2017

DIY Burlap and Felt Valentine’s Day Banner

Are you ready to make a delightful, cheerful, and very simple burlap (and felt) Valentine banner? You can make one of these Valentine’s Day decorations in a very short amount of time. This tutorial will show you how to create the burlap pieces and the banner itself; for the felt “cookies” shown here, you can...

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Modern Products Made Of Blown Glass Keep The Ancient Technique AliveFull story

Posted in Design And Concept | by Simona Ganea, on February 9, 2017

Modern Products Made Of Blown Glass Keep The Ancient Technique Alive

A lot of things changes since we first discovered how to melt glass and to use it to create beautiful items. The ancient art of blowing glass evolved a lot even though some things remain the same. Hand-blown glass has always been appreciated for its beauty and uniqueness. Glass blowing is at its essence an...

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An In-Depth Look At The Popular Round Ottoman And Its OriginFull story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on February 8, 2017

An In-Depth Look At The Popular Round Ottoman And Its Origin

An ottoman is something one might use when watching TV or lounging on the sofa or as an extra seat when guests come over. It has become a standard furniture piece everyone has but it wasn’t always like this. The history of ottomans is an interesting one and we’ll get to that in a second. We’ll...

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Easy DIY Repurposed Teacup PlanterFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Brittany Merth, on February 8, 2017

Easy DIY Repurposed Teacup Planter

I absolutely love repurposing things, and repurposing things into little planters is a fun way to give them a completely new life. I made my first teacup planter with a teacup from a set I inherited from my late uncle; it’s the girliest tea set you’ve ever seen, just covered in pink florals, which is...

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Walnut Color: Why and How It’s Used in Contemporary DesignFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on February 8, 2017

Walnut Color: Why and How It’s Used in Contemporary Design

Although many beautiful woods exist, walnut is considered by many to be the finest wood in the world. Its rich brown to deep purple brown tones make a statement on whatever the walnut is used; in fact, very seldom is walnut wood stained because it is naturally so gorgeous. This doesn’t prevent other woods from...

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Cozy Family Home Artistically Blends Modern And TraditionalFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 8, 2017

Cozy Family Home Artistically Blends Modern And Traditional

Every family has its own idea of how a perfect home should be like. For a family from Switzerland, the perfect home was designed by wohgelmuth & pafumi. It’s a modern and pretty compact home that only offers 150 square meters of living space. The house is located in Seltisberg and its design and architecture...

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