Dining Rooms With Banquette Seating – Embracing DiversityFull story

Posted in Furniture | by Simona Ganea, on June 21, 2017

Dining Rooms With Banquette Seating – Embracing Diversity

You expect to see a banquette on a terrace or in a bar but, for some reason, not so much in someone’s home. Individual armchairs and sofas or couches are usually preferred over banquette seating but, at the end of the day, it’s all just a matter of preference and optimization of a space. In...

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A Modern Treehouse Residence Made Of Four Cylindrical TowersFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 21, 2017

A Modern Treehouse Residence Made Of Four Cylindrical Towers

Tree houses are not just for kids. In fact, there are a lot of ways, most of which are impressive, in which they can be taken to a whole new level. This treehouse residence in Cape Town is just one of the many amazing projects that revolve around this idea. This particular house was designed...

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Turn A Leftover Frame Into A Charming Serving TrayWatch now

Posted in Videos | by Stefan, on June 20, 2017

Turn A Leftover Frame Into A Charming Serving Tray

Trays are stylish, useful – and pricey.  Try making your own with a spare picture frame. Remove the glass and photo from the frame. Insert a piece of cardboard to keep the area clean and paint or stain the frame. Discard the cardboard. Coat the glass with Mod-podge, lay a piece of lace fabric across...

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The Iconic Barcelona Chair Featured In Stylish Interior DesignsFull story

Posted in Sofa and Chair | by Simona Ganea, on June 20, 2017

The Iconic Barcelona Chair Featured In Stylish Interior Designs

The Barcelona chair is an iconic piece, the materialization of the “less is more” concept and an important product of the modern movement. It was designed in 1929 by Ludwig van der Rohe and Lilly Reich for event in Barcelona and it’s been redesigned in 1950 to feature a stainless steel frame and an overall...

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Copper Wood Planter: Mid Century Inspired DIYFull tutorial

Posted in DIY Projects | by Haley and Rose, on June 20, 2017

Copper Wood Planter: Mid Century Inspired DIY

This copper wood planter is a DIY that I am very excited about! I’m all about the mid-century modern look but wanted to put my own twist on it, hence the copper. I used plain copper bowls I picked up at my local T.J. Maxx – nothing fancy! I love the hammered look of these...

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A White Box Family House With Unusual Connections Between Its RoomsFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 20, 2017

A White Box Family House With Unusual Connections Between Its Rooms

We were interested to see how a house can be designed to ensure privacy for its inhabitant without being completely cut out from the surroundings and the views. We found this family home in Tochigi, Japan which offered us a stylish answer to that question. The house was designed by studioLOOP in 2014 and has...

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Neutral Colors in Home Interiors and Why You Need ThemFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on June 19, 2017

Neutral Colors in Home Interiors and Why You Need Them

A major part of interior design is being able to display your personal style through your home décor. It is unfortunate, then, that neutral colors have gotten a bad reputation among certain circles as being “boring,” “builder grade,” and “generic.” Neutral colors are a critical element of any successful home interior for a number of...

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50 House Colors To Convince You To Paint YoursFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Casey Watkins, on June 19, 2017

50 House Colors To Convince You To Paint Yours

It’s quite a well known fact that the paint colors you choose for a room will impact how you feel when you spend time in the space. But many don’t realize that the same fact applies to the exterior of your house as well. A neighborhood filled with beige nondescript houses isn’t very appealing for the...

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