Unleash Some Old World Charm With A Dash Of Bohemian Brilliance

Chic Boho Style living room

The last few years have seen a grand revival of the vintage and retro elements in both the fashion and interior design worlds. Golden metallic surfaces, bright colors that make a grand visual impact, bold flowery patterns that steal the show and retro kitchen decor with a modern makeover are currently part of the hottest design and decorating trends doing rounds. While these elements seem more…

Ingenious Italian-Style Furnishings For The Posh Spa-Like Bathroom

Betty Freestanding Bathtub in White

Each year the Milan Design Week presents some of the best and arguably the finest decor collections on the planet that overwhelm you with their creativity and style. 2014 was obviously no different, and one of the showstoppers in the realm of bathroom furnishings at this year’s event was Mastella Design. While we did uncover some of their ingenious delights amid all the rush in Milan…

Modern Design Inspiration: The Return Of The Still Life

Eric Trine's Alley-Oop series

Do you remember those days in art class when you created a vignette using a book, an apple and a flower, and then you painted it? That still life lesson has come and gone, but when it comes to modern design inspiration, the still life has once again returned to our radar. In a big way! A recent resurgence in still life photography has brought…

Functional And Fashionable Kitchen Gives Minimalism A Casual Twist!

Mila Italian Kitchen from CESAR

Many of us associate minimalism with those super-sleek interiors that seem to exude a cutting-edge, futuristic vibe. While these do look great while flipping through a catalog, a minimal space also needs a healthy dose of functionality (and reality, in some cases!) Crafted by G. V. Plazzogna for Cesar, Mila is an innovative and easygoing kitchen that embraces a minimalist silhouette with refined elegance. There…

How To Decorate With A Neutral Color Palette

Decorating with a neutral color palette

The latest trend in interior design and decorating has seen a grand and at times vibrant use of colors that dazzle with energy and playfulness. The modern homeowner has become far more accepting of brilliant colors in the last few years, as designers have moved away from the 90s trend of beige and cream. Yet, with this trend comes the risk of overcompensating on the…

Dramatic Views And A Snazzy Interior Shape Loft-Style Apartment In Vancouver

Dining space and kitchen of the Vancouver Apartment

Part of a 1906 heritage conversion building, this fabulous loft-style apartment in Vancouver was redeveloped and redesigned as part of a larger project way back in 2007. Over the years, it has undergone further changes, and spread across 975 square feet, it offers a stylish and relaxing hub in the heart of the city. The penthouse loft promises some amazing views of the Vancouver city…

Contemporary Austrian Home Combines Sculptural Design With Inviting Ambiance

Stunning Dining Room of House LK in Austria

We are often so focused on interior design and decorating that we tend to ignore the exterior of our home. The façade of a building is what gives it a sense of identity and lets it stand out visually from its surrounding structures. And contemporary architecture is all about crafting the perfect silhouette that not only offers a sense of individual style, but also effortlessly…

Make A Stylish Statement With DIY Throw Pillows

DIY felt cushion covers

Decorating on a budget? Throw pillows are often the icing on the cake when it comes to decor, but finding the right pillows for your interior (or exterior) can be tricky, especially if you’re trying to keep costs down. Not to mention, you may have a specific style in mind, but once you begin your search, it becomes impossible to find the design of your…

The Best Outdoor Plants For Shaded Areas

Ferns on the front steps

Finding plants that tolerate the summer sun can be a tricky challenge, but what about plants that can tolerate the shade? Did you catch my post on choosing the best indoor plants for your interior earlier this spring? Kate here, and today I’m shifting the focus to the exterior of your home. Below you will find some of the best outdoor plants for shaded areas such as…

Yelp Headquarters Amazes With An Eclectic Blend Of Modern And Vintage

Yelp Headquarters in San Francisco

When it comes to restaurant and business reviews, the name Yelp instantly comes to mind, and much like the tech giants Google, Yahoo or Facebook, Yelp has decided to give its employees in San Francisco a headquarters to brag about. Taking inspiration from what they like to dub the “collegial spirit of Silicon Valley”, Studio O+A has come up with a sparkling new vertical campus…

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