BOTANICAL INSPIRED IS LETTING NATURE IN

BOTANICAL INSPIRED IS LETTING NATURE IN

Green gardens come inside the home. That is what this trend is about bringing inspirations from nature, gardens, green field inside your home. We all want to be surrounded by nature no matter where you live in a tiny studio in the city, in a home in the dessert or a small town in the…

INDUSTRIAL AND GALVANIZED DETAILS

INDUSTRIAL AND GALVANIZED DETAILS

Pipes are converted into lighting and bookcase that is just to name a few of the items you will be seeing that are industrial inspired.  This is such as a great trend and it is so popular because is nostalgic, vintage inspired and it incorporates items you might had not consider could create great furniture…

COOL LIGHT MADE OUT OF SPOONS

COOL LIGHT MADE OUT OF SPOONS

  This is a beautiful and inexpensive lamp that you can make yourself. This lamp was created by Yaroslav Olenev a Nuclear Plant Control System Engineer from Russia.  He is an engineer by day and in his spare time he is interested in design and making things by hand. Yaroslav won the Ecology and Design…

COOL METAL SEATING STOOLS

COOL METAL SEATING STOOLS

Using recycle metal cans is what London designers Studio Swine used to build a line a line of metal stool with a mobile foundry to cast aluminum stools from drinks cans they collected on the streets of San Paulo. Over 80 percent of the city’s recycling is collected informally on carts pulled by independent waste collectors…

NEW GREY PASTELS SOFT AND DELICATE

NEW GREY PASTELS SOFT AND DELICATE

Is all about soft palette when spring and summer just around the corner and we tend to gravitate towards pastel colors. Sure we love pastels but these colors are a little different with a grey undertone and less typical Easter pastels. We have been seeing these colors in home accessories, fabric in furniture and window treatments….

BLUE AND WHITE COMBO PRINTS

BLUE AND WHITE COMBO PRINTS

There is something about this color combination and patterns that make me think of the Morocco. I have always been inspired by Morocco art and when I had the opportunity to take a trip there with my family I jump at the opportunity. I absolutely loved it! They are genius with their geometric patterns and…

SCULPTURES MADE FROM DRINKING STRAWS

SCULPTURES MADE FROM DRINKING STRAWS

The product is call JIX and we found them at the January NY NOW show. You could not help but notice the booth because it featured three big sculptures that where made of drinking straws. As soon as I spotted it I was intrigue and wondered how are these sculptures being built? They have connectors that…

NATURAL ELEMENTS

NATURAL ELEMENTS

Is all you need to create these natural elements and accessories for you home. I absolutely love having things that I find in nature in my home. I have a great collection of seashells from around the World. I love cutting branches from my bamboo plant and using them as center pieces. It is always…

HOW TO ADD INTEREST TO HIGH CEILING

HOW TO ADD INTEREST TO HIGH CEILING

Creating vertical focal points are one of the smartest designer tricks to adding focus to high ceilings. Most people love and appreciate all the space the height that rooms with high ceiling offer and added cubic space that make your room feel grand and lofty. But what do you do with all that upper space…

CHOOSING PERFECT NEUTRAL PAIRINGS

CHOOSING PERFECT NEUTRAL PAIRINGS

Decorating with neutral colors can offer many ways to add personality to your home with versatility. Soft hues, such as beige, cream, and khakis create a calming atmosphere. The best way to choose neutrals is to look around your home and look to the largest neutral items you own such as carpet, sofas and curtain….