Gorgeous 16th-Century Barn In Yorkshire Gets A Restrained Modern Revamp

Old English Barn Transformed into a Modern Home

The Cat Hill Barn project by Snook Architects is a brilliant example of how smart and responsible renovations can create stunning modern homes while preserving the original, historic appeal of the structure. Surrounded by beautiful scenery and the rolling hills of Yorkshire, this 16th-century barn in Hoylandswaine, England showcases a lovely blend of the rustic and the contemporary. Dealing with the inherent high ceilings and…

Typography Wall Art To Fashion Inspirational Interiors!


Stop exhausting your eyes with boring wall art! Though I can’t speak for the majority, I have vowed to never fill the empty spaces of my house with pictures from my family vacations and weekend getaways. Black and white picture frames are just so… bleh. Maybe you associate yourself with that small population of decor visionaries who enjoy exploring new design ideas for the home, but…

Wooden Wall Art With Modern Flair

Wall art with wooden squares

Are you on the hunt for wooden wall art? I sure am! There’s something about the three-dimensional aspect of wooden pieces that adds another layer of depth to a room. When the natural grain of the wood is on display, the effect can be contemporary, retro or rustic. When painted, this art can take on a colorful modern feel, instantly grabbing your attention. For today’s…

Contemporary Style Meets Oriental Design At The Sea Ranch Home

Bedroom of the Sea Ranch Residence in California

There is an undeniable sense of peace and tranquility that comes attached with traditional Japanese design. Featuring simple lines, a balance of elements and heavy natural textures, Japanese design style allows you to take a break from the hustle and bustle of modern city life and slip into a more peaceful retreat. This is precisely why many homeowners even in the west are now eager…

Dramatic Cascading Chandeliers Unleash Visual Splendor And Pomp

Make use of the high ceiling in your living and dining rooms

There is absolutely no denying the fact that lighting plays the most important role in defining the appeal of any interior. While great lighting can elevate the ambiance of a space and turn even a mediocre room into a captivating setting, poor lighting technique can bring a dreary dullness to even the most beautifully decorated home. While recessed lighting, pendant lights, and table lamps have…

11 Wire Shelves For Every Room In Your Home

Wire and Walnut shelving

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words “wire shelving”? I think garage storage. That = not pretty! But I’m here to change that answer and make you (and myself) think of wire shelving as chic, modern, useful, full of purpose, and stylish.  Are you ready for this? Wire Shelving In The Kitchen When I look at this picture, I go…

Charming Industrial House In Brazil With A Daring Splash Of Red

Casa Da Caixa Vermelha in Brazil

Unlike the many lavish residences that we stumble across in the US and in Europe, the homes from South America have a distinct flavor of their own. Most often, one sees these private houses adopt a trendy industrial style while featuring warm and inviting interiors that seem to be a natural extension of the canopy outside. The Casa Da Caixa Vermelha in Goiânia, Brazil takes…

Dice Cube Furnishings And Game Rooms For A Fun-Filled Home


What comes to mind when you see a pair of dice? Not home decor, I’m sure. Today’s post may seem a bit off tangent, but I’m sure you will enjoy it nonetheless. Instead of featuring topics like acrylic coffee tables and living room makeover tips, I thought it would be a nice change of pace to show you some Vegas-inspired furnishings and home designs that…

5 Awesome Kitchen Styles With Modern Flair

Grey in the kitchen is one of the hottest color trends of the year

Picking the right style for the kitchen can be a challenging task even for the best of design experts at times. Designing a perfect kitchen is all about bringing together form and function in an effortless and almost organic manner. This is obviously easier said than done! That’s precisely why we have decided to help you out by taking a closer look at five popular…

The Power Of Pastels: Stylish New Finds In Soft Hues

Decor in shades of yellow and pink

While pastels are known for their soothing effect, they are typically seen as soft and subtle rather than striking and edgy. But this season, pastels have experienced a revival of sorts. Have you noticed the prevalence of soft hues in the spring collections?! Somehow the refreshing nature of these easy-on-the-eyes shades has veered into hip territory. The twist: interesting choices, such as combining pastels with…

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