Vera Dordick

Vera Dordick

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Vera Dordick is a global communicator, and creative provocateur. She holds degrees in Journalism/Russian and Pastry and has had a life-long affair with creativity. Her dabbling focuses on interior design, including DIY, jewelry, cakes, sugar flowers, and fiber arts of all kinds.
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Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on September 22, 2020

Get Ready for the Long Autumn and Winter by Making Your Home Cozier

As the days get shorter and the temperatures get cooler, most of us are looking at ways to make the indoors seem cozier. Those who live in areas that see four seasons can easily add autumn elements indoors to mark the changing climate. Making home decor feel more cocoon-ish is also simple for people who...

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Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 22, 2020

This Relaxed Colorado Home is the Perfect Mountain Sanctuary

Nestled in the magnificent mountains near Vail, Colorado, this newly renovated mountain home has rustic luxury galore that will make you wish you lived there too. The whole interior of the home received a major facelift and the footprint was expanded to accommodate two new lower-level guest suites along with a new kitchen and hearth...

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Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on September 20, 2020

Design Accents Are the Little Things That Make a Big Difference in Your Decor

Whether your furniture comes from a local thrift shop or a high-end design shop, your room can look amazing with the addition of unique design accents. From lighting fixtures to unexpected finishes or artsy elements, picking the right elements to accent your decor can make all the difference between a nice interior and a spectacular...

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Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on September 17, 2020

If Your Living Space Feels Boring Try Out These Decor Ideas

Finding new decor ideas to transform your home’s interior can be a challenge because after spending a lot of time there, sometimes it’s hard to envision how it could be really different. We get used to the way things are arranged, painted and furnished so thinking creatively about a familiar space takes some out-of-the-box effort....

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Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 15, 2020

Lush forests and a Water View Are Just a Start for This Brazilian Country Home

A sprawling home in the Brazilian countryside underwent an architectural transformation that took it from a boxy warren of spaces into an expansive rural oasis. Located in Ibiuna, about 100 kilometers from the city of Sao Paulo, the home is surrounded by forests and looks out over a large reservoir. The new renovations have created...

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Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 14, 2020

This Coastal Australian Home is Completely in Sync With Nature

Perched on a hill overlooking the bay, this magnificent home south of Melbourne, Australia is distinguished by the synergistic visual relationship it has with the natural surroundings. Located on the Mornington Peninsula, this home sits on a sloped site with panoramic views across Port Phillip Bay. The Mornington Peninsula is a popular local tourist area,...

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Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 10, 2020

This Home in the Hamptons Has Sophisticated Decor and a Great Location

This quintessential home in the Hamptons got a design makeover that makes it more than just a fabulous vacation h0me: It has enough space and utility to serve as a full-time residence for extended periods like the one experienced during the pandemic. Located on an amazing plot surrounded by ponds, the Bridgehampton home has all...

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Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on September 8, 2020

Rustic North Woods Wisconsin Cabin Is a Perfect Family Getaway

A classic 1930s cabin in the far north woods of Wisconsin has been reimagined as a quirky and secluded family getaway. Designed by Chisel Architecture, the home capitalizes on the beautiful views of its lakeside location and is even named Island View Breeze. This rustic cabin is located in Cable, a town in Bayfield County,...

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