Modern Refuge In Harmony With Nature And The Views Surrounding ItFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 13, 2019

Modern Refuge In Harmony With Nature And The Views Surrounding It

A lot of times remote houses and retreats attempt to become one with nature by disguising them through unusual forms and organic lines and designs and while that’s always interesting to see and very inspiring it’s not the only way of achieving harmony between artificial and natural surfaces. A perfect example which illustrates this idea...

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Gorgeous Backyard Pools to Dream About for SummerFull story

Posted in Outdoor | by Vera Dordick, on May 10, 2019

Gorgeous Backyard Pools to Dream About for Summer

In warm weather, there’s nothing like a backyard pool to add fun and relaxation to a home, whether it is a full-time residence or a vacation property. Swimming pools have evolved far beyond the basic kidney and rectangular concrete styles and there are swimming pool options for homes of every size and location. From smaller...

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Modern House Brings The Countryside Charm Into The CityFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 10, 2019

Modern House Brings The Countryside Charm Into The City

The Skygarden House was born from a desire to bring the charm and coziness associated with countryside houses into the city, to mimic the experience of living in a weekend retreat but in an urban environment with all the advantages that it entails. It was designed and built on a narrow lot in Toronto, Canada...

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Top Designers Transform New York Townhouse for Kips Bay Show HouseFull story

Posted in Best Of | by Vera Dordick, on May 9, 2019

Top Designers Transform New York Townhouse for Kips Bay Show House

Some of the country’s top designers worked their magic on a huge, double-wide $30 million townhouse in New York City for the 47th annual Kips Bay Decorator Show House. The event is a major fundraiser for the Kips Bay Boy & Girls Club, and this year was located at 36-38 East 74th Street on the...

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Inspiring Laundry Room Makeover Ideas With Amazing ResultsFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on May 9, 2019

Inspiring Laundry Room Makeover Ideas With Amazing Results

It’s easy to put off reorganizing or renovating areas such as the pantry or the laundry room because they’re perceived as secondary, utilitary spaces. However, we shouldn’t underestimate how much a well-designed and well-organized laundry room matters. Even if it’s a small space which you don’t use very often it’s important to enjoy being there...

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How To Design A Shabby Chic Kitchen With A Subtle Modern VibeFull story

Posted in Kitchen | by Simona Ganea, on May 8, 2019

How To Design A Shabby Chic Kitchen With A Subtle Modern Vibe

The shabby chic style has resurfaced lately, being embraced more and more by interior designers. The style is highly appreciated for the warm and inviting vibe it creates as well as for the fact that it treats imperfections very lightly and even celebrates them for the uniqueness they add to the design. With that in...

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Fantastic Apartment With A Small Footprint And A High CeilingFull story

Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on May 8, 2019

Fantastic Apartment With A Small Footprint And A High Ceiling

This fantastic apartment is located in New Taipei City in Taiwan and is quite special in the sense that its unusual height more than makes up for the limited footprint dimensions. This is an 84 square meter apartment organized on two floors, with a clear distinction between the functions on each level. All the social...

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15 Cool Ways To Tackle The DIY Ottoman ChallengeFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Simona Ganea, on May 7, 2019

15 Cool Ways To Tackle The DIY Ottoman Challenge

As you may know, a lot of the furniture pieces and accessories one needs in a home can be the product of some really great and also pretty easy DIY projects. For example, an ottoman can be something that you put together by yourself instead of something you buy from a furniture store. This way...

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