Vera Dordick

Vera Dordick

News Editor
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.
Post image Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on March 5, 2019

Modern Italian Lakeside Villa Offers Spectacular Views and Stylish Spaces

Perched on a steep slope along Lake Garda in northern Italy, a luxurious yet minimalist villa is the epitome of an easy-care getaway. Walls of glass take advantage of the views and flood the innovative home with light, creating a spectacular interior. The lake region of Italy is called the “garden of Europe.” The deep...

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on March 4, 2019

Decorating with Luscious Pastels Adds Zippy Flair to a Plain Space

There’s always much ado about adding bright pops of color to a room, but they’re not the only way to brighten a space. Decorating with pastels can add dimension and color while maintaining a calm vibe. Pastels are a wonderful way to add a new hue to a neutral space without going overboard and can also...

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Living Room | by Vera Dordick, on February 27, 2019

Quick Tips for Easy Changes to Feng Shui Your Living Room

Much has been written about incorporating the principles of Feng Shui in the home, and the living room is the first place to do it.  It’s where the family spends time and where guests are welcomed, so it’s an auspicious and key area. Mind you, it’s generally not possible to reconfigure your entire home to fit...

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on February 25, 2019

Try Out Some of These Home Decorating Ideas for a Fresh Look

The itch to redecorate can hit at any time: The need to freshen up a space with new home decor ideas and make it feel different, special or more organized often pops up when things have been the same for a long time. Maybe tastes have changed and the room’s decor is no longer so appealing....

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on February 22, 2019

Before You Plan Your Dream House, See the 15 Most Popular Home Styles

America is not just a great melting pot of people — it’s also home to a wide range of popular home styles. Some are adapted from other regions and cultures and others are quintessential American styles. Of course, preferred home styles are a matter of personal taste, but they also vary by region of the...

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Office Design Ideas | by Vera Dordick, on February 20, 2019

Make Your Workplace More Appealing with These Office Furniture Ideas

Let’s face it: Some weeks it feels like more time is spent at work than anywhere else. Whether you’re working from a dedicated office space in your home or running a small business, the style and feel of the office can have a big impact on mood and even on productivity! Maybe the selection is...

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on February 19, 2019

Unexpected Modern Chandeliers Styles That Steal the Show

Choosing the right lighting piece makes an enormous difference in the ambiance of a room. Modern chandeliers are the best bet for the biggest impact in any space. Not only does a dramatic chandelier draw attention upward, but it also emphasizes the style of the interior, be it glamorous, industrial, minimalist or just plain modern....

More images
Post image Full story

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on February 14, 2019

10 Ideas for Using Artwork to Add a Pop of Color to Your Space

“Add a pop of color” is design advice that just about everyone has heard. It’s likely that people reach for a throw, a pillow, a colorful rug or accessory when they need a bold accent. But how about adding a brightly hued piece of art for that burst of color? Choosing to use art accomplishes...

More images