British Invasion: 24 Union Jack Furniture and Decor Ideas

Modern art presents the Union Jack in a flashy fashion for the dining room floor

Celebs like Rihanna and Helen Mirren to Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus are sporting the Union Jack – and this has become cool once again. This is not just a trend relegated to the fickle world of fashion. Even home décor and modern interiors work well with the ‘Union Jack theme’. From furniture and décor to art work and accessories, pretty much everything and anything…

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Stockholm Attic Apartment Blends Scandinavian Ease With Elegant Interiors

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There is a certain sense of cool and composed grace that comes naturally with interiors that sport a Nordic theme. Scandinavian apartments seem to typify this trend by employing design elements that are contemporary and yet offer a classic and timeless touch. This beautiful attic apartment in Stockholm is a wonderful example of a relaxed home that looks sophisticated without trying too hard. A lesson…

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Stunning Visual Appeal: Natural Stone Pebbles in Interior Design

Pebbles and small stones for a natural interior design (1)

Natural surroundings are not only healthy for the body, but also challenging for the mind and soothing for the soul. We all strive to make time for a prolonged outing with friends or a necessary walk along a riverbank, but then there are solutions for bringing pieces of nature inside. Interior gardens help extend the beneficial influence of nature inside, natural materials help create a…

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10 DIY Staircase Designs Sure to Amaze

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For centuries, staircases have taken us to new heights — literally. Whether wood or marble, painted or bare, this standard architectural feature can easily become a show stopper with a little DIY love. Get ready to pull out your brushes and stencils! Here are some ideas to help take your staircase designs to the next level. Reclaimed and Repurposed For the environmentally friendly inspiration seeker,…

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Maison Glissade Private Ski Club Home In Canada Has a Minimalist Appeal

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The Majestic Alps and their snow-filled slopes spread across Europe offer some of the top ski destinations on the planet. But for those across the Atlantic, both USA and Canada offer some gorgeous snow-laden slopes that are equally enticing and far more accessible. From Colorado to Calgary, there are plenty of skiing grounds that attract visitors from all over the world. No wonder then that…

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Decorating with Lacquered Furniture

Today’s post may as well be called “The Many Looks of Lacquer.” Yes, we’re rounding up the most gorgeous lacquered images we can find, thanks to a plethora of shiny furniture. When many people imagine a room filled with lacquered pieces, they envision a truly sophisticated space. But what if lacquer could be used to achieve a variety of looks that range from clean and…

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Bulgari Hotel in Milan Showcases Sophistication, Class and Elegance

Luxury Bulgari Hotel Milano

In the view of the experienced and highly demanding cosmopolitan jet-setters, the luxury hospitality sector has very strict rules. It’s not only about an elegant design concept, posh furniture and a fancy atmosphere, but rather about the quality of life and the way guests get the feeling that they are known and valued. A great example is the highly exclusive property right in the heart of…

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11 Fantastic Ideas for DIY Jewelry Organizers

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Spring is officially here and you know what that means: time to break out the brightly-colored attire and its corresponding bling! If you’re anything like me, though, finding the right jewelry to match your outfit can be really difficult if it is disorganized. Lucky for you (and for me!), there are some really great ideas out there for DIY jewelry organizers! Here are 11 fun,…

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Design Trend Spotlight: The Honeycomb Pattern

DIY honeycomb shelves

In some ways, the honeycomb pattern has never gone out of style! From the hexagonal tiles of the early 20th century to the current six-sided patterns that exemplify modern flair, the honeycomb has re-emerged with a vengeance in today’s design world. And we’re seeing an exciting new take on this pattern that is minimalist, modern and organic… Today we take a look at the versatility…

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The Art of a Small Yard Landscape

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It seems I’ve been to a lot of homes with small backyards lately. Some are really small. What strikes me with many a small space is that the people who inhabit them often assume they are too tiny to landscape. So they’re left in their simple state–a mere patch of dying grass or a slab of concrete with a couple of lawn chairs added to…

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