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Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 10, 2012

A Part of Nature in DIY Rock Runner

Kids go through different stages and have all sorts of behaviors according to the stage they cross over. They have a period when they are unable to go standing on their feet, then they love to go all by themselves and prefer not to be helped by anyone, they have a stage when they are...

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Posted in Interiors | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 9, 2012

An Old Auto Body Shop Transformed into a Live/Work Space

Sometimes it is hard to build your own house especially when you are not an expert and you are not the owner of a real fortune so that you can afford such a thing. The financial part is very important and the fact that you have not too much knowledge about building a house can...

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Posted in Furniture | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 6, 2012

Glass Top Dunn Cocktail Table

Glass top tables have always been my favorite type of tables. Usually they add elegance to a room, have a refined design and are perfect for any modern space. They can also be moved easily and do not take too much space of a room. Their glass top makes them look fragile although they are...

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Posted in Design And Concept | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 5, 2012

Classic tradition into a contemporary wall shelf

I live in an old apartment where vintage things appear at every step. The old pieces of furniture, the use of some old decorative items, the vintage paintings on the walls or even the presence of some black and white family paintings on the walls remind me of my grandparents’ house where I could see...

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Posted in Lighting | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 4, 2012

White Misewell Tokyo_II Table Lamp

Cartoons are very appreciated and watched although we refer to kids or adults. Both categories seem to be fascinated by the funny characters that do all kinds of amusing stuff or pass through all sorts of adventures .Kids love the colored animation, the funny noises and the cute characters that appear on the screen. The...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 4, 2012

Chalkboard Wall Calendars That Put Your Skills to The Test

Wall calendars are a lot of fun, both to make and to use. Of all the great design ideas out there, these chalkboard ones are among the most creative and ingenious. Sure, a lot of people don’t use wall calendars anymore but perhaps they would if the calendars were nearly as fun and interesting as...

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Posted in Rugs & Carpets | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 4, 2012

Multicolored wool striped rug

Some years ago I used to spend my winter holidays at my grandparents in the country side. Since the weather was harsh, with cold winds and a lot of snow I was playing in the house, watching my grandmother who was working at different things. One of the things she loved to do was creating...

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Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Simona Strachinaru, on June 4, 2012

Elegant Hidden Office Armoire

Although pieces of furniture are indispensable in a house they take a lot of space of it. Wardrobes, desks, tables, chairs, armchairs are very useful but sometimes they seem to suffocate us or seem to appear in our way just when we need a little bit of more space. At the same time some refined...

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