Art Nouveau in Contemporary Interior Design

Art Nouveau is an artistic style mostly employed in design, architecture and visual arts, which emerged in the first part of the 20th century. The new artistic movement was a response to Neoclassicism and also a link between the end of the 19th century design and modern mid-century design. 

Look de jour: Bohemian bedroom

A meticulously “unpolished” look, with barn-inspired white ceiling, white plank boards wall garnished with bohemian vintage accessories. The delicate  white bedspreads, the chic suspended lamp and the prettiness of the accesories add amazingly well to the rought edges of the wooden floor, wooden cabinet, peaking with the thorny cactus. The entire room seems like an oxymoron. Definitely…

Fall 2016 Home Decor Trends

The story of the 2016 Fall trends in interior designs begins with a cozy design, natural materials, natural colors (or neutrals), as much light as possible and the smell of the loveliest scented candles.

Why you should opt for a minimalist interior

Might as well consider this a lesson on minimalism. First of all, it is important to seek simplicity in everything. Some of the brightest minds of all times encouraged us to live a simple life, and gave us aphorisms such as the popular “Less is more”.

Finding of the morning: blue and white tiles 

Mornings. In between a load of work, something pretty manages somehow to squeeze in. The “something pretty” is  this  closeup of a beautiful kitchen with a modern interpretation of traditional ceramic tiles. Doesn’t it look perfect?   Would you like to see en entire blog post about this beautiful tiles print?   The Habitat   

Kid’s room

In a long quest to find inspiration for the ideal kids’room, the search ended with  this beautiful habitat for the little ones. Tens of designs and it cam to this one: the room with the most personality. The focus stands on the avian-inspired wallpaper, whose repetitive motifs contracts the simplicity of the plain white bed. The curtains selection, the…

Modern meets Colonial meets Tropical

If you are trying to better understand and use intelligently originally the whole banana-leaf-tropical-exotic print (as seen pretty much everywhere, lately), or you simply love how a rattan chair and brown massive wood furniture add to an airy room, then what you’re probably trying to track down is the British Colonial style . The colonial  style originates from the…

Discrete contrasts 

Something old, something new and definitely   something blue. This living room has what it takes to  make a powerful statement. It starts with the star of the design, the blue sofa, continues with the whimsical rug in black and white stripes, to which the colors of the elements of decor add discretely. Not to…

Today’s pick:the impeccable white dining area

All-white dining area: white table, white chairs, blended over an equally white wall. The brown hardwood floor manages to compliment (and complement) the clean aesthetics and the earthy tones are carried to the chandelier. The kitchen turquoise cabinetry in the background is after all a show-stopper.  

Mirror, mirror

Mirror. Because don’t we just love ourselves? Or, at least, to stare at ourselves. Fortunately,  this beautiful piece is more than just an object of vanity and self-adoration. For a while now, the mirror has been turning into  a statement about – you guessed it-  ourselves: our taste, our financial status, our state of mind….