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, September 29th 2017, 20:43:31 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bedroom. Find a unique wall panel or room screen and hang it as a headboard. Geometrically-patterned screens or room dividers create the most contemporary impact. For extra contrast, remove the screen's boring paper backing and paint the screen's frame in a color that ties into your bedroom's decor. Another non-traditional way to create a cool, modern headboard is by using the panels unconventionally. Hang the panel vertically instead of horizontally. Group two narrow, vertical panels with a gap in-between. The headboard design above is not only different but changes with the bedding. The homeowners remove the coordinating striped runners and replace them with new ones that go with the fresh, new bedding.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:40:54 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. Don't be afraid to get creative; consider side tables or end tables as options. A Moroccan pouf or cube ottoman with a tray on top also are alternatives to traditional nightstands. Finally, keep in mind your mattress height you'll want to make sure your table isn't too high or low. If you are a non-conformist, the SAIC Sling Nightstand/Side Table is for you. The sophisticated piece ($249) was designed for CB2 in collaboration with students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. It's on-trend in a hand-finished brass tone and features a leather sling for magazines, books or other items.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:38:45 PM by Aubine fontaine. Kitchen. When kitchen designer Alex Saint of Kitchen Architecture approached the project of adding a modern kitchen to an 18th-century thatched-roof cottage in Cheshire, England, he did so with the property's historic integrity in mind. Instead of attempting to replicate the home's century-old brickwork, the architect decided to build a glassed-in kitchen addition that would minimize structural changes and preserve the home's character.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:36:18 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bathroom. Create a look that's twice as stunning by duplicating the style two (or even three) times. This is most commonly done over double sinks, but multiple mirrors could be used over a long single-sink vanity as an alternative to one large mirror. One of our favorite bathroom mirror ideas is choosing an unconventional shape is an easy and effective way to make a statement in any size or style bathroom. Many vintage styles offer interesting shapes and intricate designs. It's the perfect way to add a statement piece to your bathroom without adding unnecessary accessories that clutter the room.
Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:33:40 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. A few inches of extra space can be vital in a small bedroom. Part ways with your footboard-style bed frame and replace it with a simple modern headboard to finish the look of your bed. Or, opt for a hollywood-style frame that supports the bottom of the bed and extends no further than the perimeter of the mattress. You can decorate the space above the bed with art, or add a headboard later.
Published at Thursday, September 28th 2017, 14:14:43 PM by Aubine fontaine. Bedroom. That's where we come in. We'll tell you what the hottest 2017 bedding trends are — and how to use them correctly. Read over this guide and consider which looks fit best within your current space. By keeping our tips in mind, we're sure you'll be able to create an on-trend bedroom for a fraction of the cost. There's something so inviting about a white room. Whether that's because of comparisons to crisp, hotel linens or thanks to subconscious associations with cleanliness is up for debate. Either way, one's thing's for sure: this neutral hue is not going anywhere.
Published at Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 14:00:09 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. If you're ready to jump on the copper bandwagon, this post is for you. Use this as your guide for how to include it in the rooms of your home. Whether you use a little of it or a lot is up to you. Either way, we suggest you keep these tips on hand because this trend will be around for a while. It almost goes without saying that copper is meant to stand out. In order to showcase this material at its finest, you need to create a neutral background that allows the warm metal to really draw the eye. Doing so will also lend an additional modern tone to the space.