Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:25:49 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. The star of your bedroom may be the bed, but don't count out nightstands as an essential part of the room. A bedroom without a bedside table means that things like your clock, smartphone, books and lamps are without a home. When choosing nightstands, be mindful of the space available. Smaller spaces may not be able to handle more than one bedside table. Mix it up, if you are so inclined the matching nightstand rule was made to be broken.
Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:56:40 AM by Aubine fontaine. Bathroom. For even more storage space in your bathroom, consider adding a floating shelf over your vanity to hold your toothbrushes, hand lotion, makeup and other small items. Check out more space-saving products for your small bathroom here. Kohler's Persuade collection is designed for the urban and space-challenged home. The open shelf keeps this vanity ($730-$830, depending on sink color) from looking too boxy. It features two functional drawers, where you can quickly stash vanity-top clutter. The frosted-glass lower shelf is the perfect place for towels or a basket of other items.
Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:54:16 AM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Modern interior design came about as a reaction to the ornate and almost baroque styles that came before it. As such, the main focus of this school of design is to act as the antithesis of of those other looks. Rather than having lots of details and embellishments, modern furniture relies on clean lines and stark contrasts. Traditionally, choosing furniture for a modern space meant staying within the Art Deco, Shaker or Mission styles. More recently, Scandinavian-inspired products have also been included in this category. Whichever design your bathroom furnishings are, try to ensure that they are as simplistic as possible and have a clearly defined shape.
Published at Saturday, October 07th 2017, 06:51:17 AM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. Sometimes, white bedding is just one element of an all white design. If that look is your goal, the key to success is remembering that not all whites are created equal. Be sure to mix in a variety of patterns, textures, materials and shades to help keep the space visually interesting. Other times, white linens are used to provide contrast from the rest of the room. If that's what you're going for, aim to make your bedding pop as dramatically as possible. Use a monochromatic color palette to achieve a classic aesthetic or try setting your white textiles against a variety of natural materials for a more modern take.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:32:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Living Room. The living room is often the first room that visitors see when they walk through your front door, and the space sets the tone for how guests feel about the rest of your home. Your living room is also a place for entertaining friends and relaxing with family and its design should reflect that.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:29:01 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. As years and seasons change, the trends come and go. Oft times when it comes to statement pieces it's best to find a piece, a pattern or a color that withstands the test of time. One of our favorite accents that seems to be here to stay is the marble trend. After seeing the way marble can completely transform a space, we are beginning to understand what the Romans made all the fuss about. We are absolutely musing over marble.
Published at Friday, October 06th 2017, 13:25:49 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. The exciting part of creating a super fun bedroom for your young brood is accessorizing and customizing design elements to match their budding personalities. Select design elements that make the room feel like it belongs to both of them. Personalize accessories throughout the room such as wall art or coat hooks. Marquee lights with their names or first initial add a pop of energy and excitement to any space. Likewise, subtly add gender specific themes in one or two accessories, but keep them color coordinated.
Published at Thursday, October 05th 2017, 07:56:42 AM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. Adding an outdoor living room has become an increasingly popular home upgrade and it's not hard to see why. To start, it's a relatively straightforward — and stylish — way to give everyone in your home more room to spread out. Plus, it creates an additional area for you to entertain. If you have the room, there's really no reason for your living space to stop at your back door.