One of the biggest pieces of modern decor advice is to add plants to your home. They increase the freshness and life of a space while also adding a splash of vibrant color. But plants are not a standalone item. They need pots, vases, or baskets to contain them. Rather than looking for the perfect […]
Not everyone is a morning person. And this really shows in the way that these non-morning people design their bedrooms. Rather than bright, cheery colors on the walls and sheer curtains that fill the room with morning light, these night owls prefer a darker palette that’s more serene and introspective. And it actually looks incredibly […]
Did you know that there are three basic types of weaves? They comprise all sorts of our favorite fabrics and textiles. Knowing them can help you better design your home! Here’s everything you need to know about the basic weaves
Staircases can either be the dullest or most breathtaking element in a home. Many people overlook the staircase’s design potential. It’s just a way to get from one floor to the next, right? If done properly it can be so much more. Having a remarkable staircase doesn’t necessarily mean having to invest in a costly […]
If you didn’t know, Farrow & Ball is one of the highest-regarded paint brands in the world. They’re renowned for their highly-curated set of 132 colors. This set is very rarely updated or altered. But now Farrow & Ball are unveiling nine new colors in celebration of their 70th anniversary! A majority of the new […]
The truth is that we often overestimate our DIY capabilities when we try to tackle a project. This can lead to some serious frustration. Instead of feeling DIY anguish, check out this guide to the “dos” and “don’ts” of DIY projects so that you can start off on the right foot!
One of the secrets to good design is to choose a color palette and carry it through the entire home. This contemporary home in Redwood City, California takes that basic design secret and runs with it. The entire home is based around the natural tone of the wood that’s used for the ceiling and several […]
This beautiful apartment falls at the breathtaking intersection of Scandinavian and ultra-modern design. The defining feature of Scandinavian design is the contrast between white walls and rough, natural textures. However, this apartment stands out by directing the color palette toward smoky charcoals and bright pops of yellow. A square, wooden arch separating the kitchen from […]
People are often so worried about the colors of their walls that they forget completely about their ceilings. However, a painted ceiling could be the missing piece you’ve been looking for. Before you start calling yourself Michelangelo, here’s everything you need to know about painting a ceiling in your home!
White and wood is a combination that’s taking over the home – in a good way! Kitchens are using this combo, bathrooms are using this combo, and now the dining room is joining in, too. This shouldn’t necessarily come as a surprise. As more homes are embracing open floor plans it’s only natural for the […]