Do you like to get ready and do your hair and makeup in the mornings? Then please tell me, do you own a dressing table? A lot of us actually don't care that much about it, since it is not an essential feature in our home.
The living room serves a different purpose for everyone. Some families spend all their time there, while some people just use it to welcome guests and they don't spend time there, when they are alone. Either way, there are some rules, or I would say guidelines to follow, when you are planning your living room.
Who doesn't want her living room to look like the photos on Pinterest? It is the most popular online destination for people looking for style inspiration, Pinterest became a very important site for us style and design lovers.
Sometimes the mudroom or entry room is the most neglected space in our home. No wonder, because it can have a very unfortunate layout with all the doors etc, so it doesn’t have too many options. However, we often forget how important it is to have a functional mudroom, that fits our family’s needs.
Our living room usually needs to be more place in one, where we spend time to calm down and relax to have fun with our family, and where we formally entertain. Usually we don't have a separate space to formally entertain, so we need to make the most of our one living room. These few tips will help you make the most of it, and make it a style you won't get sick of soon.
I couldn't not write a post about kitchen faucets, in this month's kitchen issue. I have an obsession with nice faucets, and function is as important as style in the kitchen. There are so many aspects to take into consideration when you need to pick the the right faucets for your kitchen, and the market is so huge, that I think we all need some guidance!
So let’s get some fun while planning the style of your kitchen! It can be a mix, it can be eclectic, it only depends on you. I will tell you some characteristics about the basics of some styles, and you can decide which one do you want to choose.
Choosing the right materials for your kitchen is essential for function, since they need to be compliant to so many things. There is water, steam, dirt, garbage spilling etc, so they should be very easy to clean.
When it comes to the tile choosing part of the renovation, some people are stuck and don't know which style to choose or they are shy to make a decision. Which is quite understandable since tiles are almost permanent, but at least you are choosing them for a long time.
Do you feel shy making a decision, when choosing colors for your home? Do you think, that only professionally designed homes can have that amazing color palette you see in the magazines and blogs? I understand, because choosing the right color palette can be tricky, if you are not used to doing it often.
Choosing your area rug can be quite tricky. The right sized one can bring your space to perfection, while a wrong one can make your room feel awkward and unfinished. An area rug can be a big investment, and this item is not something you want to save on. It is practical, it provides comfort and warmth and makes your room from being just a space to a home.
Your bathroom is the most expensive space in your home to renovate after the kitchen, that's why we usually leave it as it is for a long time. The wisest decision when renovating is to put timeless flooring, tiles and fixtures in your bathroom, that you won't get tired of and you can easily update from time to time with the right accessories.
What are the first words that come to your mind, when it comes to the bathroom? A lot of space, intimacy, hygiene, functionality, well cleaned and safe. First and foremost, functionality is the most important feature, when we think of our bathroom. Especially small bathrooms can seem like a difficult task to design, however, these spaces may give you just the right design challenge.
As interior designers we usually play with different textures and fabrics to create the desired look. This can be a throw 'carelessly' draped on the couch, curtains and decorations on the window, or a simple tablecloth on a nice dining table.
Lighting is so important, when it comes to interior design, it really can transform a place. Lighting can turn a house into a home and it will allow you to show your personality to your guests. It can make or break a space. You might have the perfect flooring and furniture, without the right lighting it doesn't matter.
Our living room usually needs to be more place in one, where we spend time to calm down and relax to have fun with our family, and where we formally entertain. Usually we don't have a separate space to formally entertain, so we need to make the most of our one living room.
These foolproof tricks can make your home more beautiful and you just need to follow a few steps. Learning these can be very useful in the long term, because you can move them every time you move or rearrange your space.