Outdoor Design: Choosing Elegant Patio Furniture

contemporary patio furniture

Spring is upon us, and with the season of rebirth comes an overwhelming urge to spend as much time outdoors as possible. For those of us deprived of sunshine and warm weather all winter long, this time of year is a welcome reprieve. However, the change in season also brings cookouts, outdoor parties and plenty of opportunities to invite friends over for a nice cold…

Two Bedroom Apartment in Helsinki is a Designer’s Delight

Stylish Helsinki Apartment 1

What would be the picture that comes to your mind when you think of an interior designer’s own home? Most of us would imagine a potpourri of various ideas and styles with every possible color thrown in or a highly desirable idealistic and exotic design. Well, meet interior designer Susanna Vento. Here are a few snapshots of her house situated in Helsinki. It proves to…

CS House Stands Tall on an Elevated Plot

It appears like a giant box from the outside with little glass lids. This building in perfect symmetry is a result of its owners’ desire for an isolated residence it seems. Because it is built in such a way that it stands out and appears to be sort of isolated from other residences of its area. The ground floor is created in the form of…

20 Playroom Design Ideas

playroom ideas

A child’s playroom is a place of creativity and imagination. It is exciting to envision endless design possibilities as you plan the space, but it is also necessary to consider more practical matters, such as storage and layout. Rather than feeling limited by the many pieces of the playroom puzzle, view the experience as the ultimate design challenge! Creating a space that inspires kids to…

Classy St. Petersburg Apartment by Anton Valiev

Russian Apartment Design - hallway

The icing on the fluffiest cake ever, the abode of angels, the paradise-like appearance or a slice from some fairy-tale! This must be some of those thoughts that come to your mind when you see the mesmerizing snaps of this apartment by Anton Valiev. This two bedroom apartment is located in St. Petersburg. The drawing hall, however, stands out of the above said description. It…

The Art Of Pillow Placement

outdoor sofa with pillows

Did you know that pillows can create absurd sneeze inducing fits from the aftermath of floating feathers due to an extreme sport called pillow fighting? But surely so much more pleasure can be derived from these fluffy entities. Throw pillows offer texture, dimension, depth, personality, seating arrangements and a sense of overall charm and frequently are the gorgeous focal points in your home. Behind the…

How to Do Laundry: Expert Advice to Laundering

doing your own laundry

Every one of us, at some time or the other, has been forced to do our own laundry, right? The first rule then has always been to keep an eye on the care label, which we usually miss. It provides some basic idea of how to approach a fabric while cleaning. Here are some general tips. Choose the temperature according to care label. For fine…

DIY Paper Orb Chandelier Made of Cupcake Liners

cupcake paper orb chandelier

Where do you think do these fabulous orb lights come from? No idea! They are made, and as surprised as you may be, let us tell you a secret — you can do them yourself, just as well. Just read on and see how easy it is to make an orb light like the ones posted here. What you see in here, is a paper…

Colorful Project Combining Colors, Materials and Shapes


Colorful benches are inspired from the joy their vividness brings us. This particular project that caught your attention from the intriguing photo is a collection of benches captured under the name ‘PlaidBench” Collection. Why plaid? The design studio that worked on this project – Raw-Edges Design Studio – explain: “Stripes arrangement is a common element in iconic benches. Many of the very common archetype benches…

Sports-Inspired Nike Corporate Canteen Designed by UXUS


Re-designing Nike’s corporate canteen must have been a challenging task. Nike EMEA chose Amsterdam-based studio UXUS to join their design team and compose a welcoming space, in which people can find it easy to exchange ideas. Inspired by sports, Nike’s new canteen is actually an inviting social space in which people can also eat, as I see it. The diversity of seating arrangements seems boundless….

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