Published at Monday, September 18th 2017, 12:21:26 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. Designing a room for a brother and a sister doesn't have to be challenging. In fact, it's probably the easiest challenge to overcome when planning a shared room. Your first step is to select an underlying color palette for the main elements of the room (walls, rug, furniture) that is gender neutral…and, if they're old enough to chime in, that each sibling gives the thumbs up. Color combos such as white and grey, turquoise and white or a mix of primary colors work well for both boys and girls.
Published at Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 14:00:09 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. If you're ready to give French country a chance, this post is for you. Keep reading to find out how to bring this look into the rooms of your home. Think of this post as your ultimate guide on how to infuse your interiors with the sophistication of the French countryside. The French country aesthetic is almost in direct opposition to some of the ultra-modern style we've discussed in the past. Rather than relying on monochromatic shades and bold pops of color to create visually exciting contrasts, this look is all about creating a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
Published at Tuesday, September 26th 2017, 13:39:26 PM by Belda Leclerc. Decorating Ideas. If you're ready to give the formal eating area another shot, we have all the info you need. Take a look at the 2017 dining room trends below and consider which ones fit in best with your aesthetic. Using the tips in this post as a guide, you'll be able to create a dining area fit for the 21st century. These days, dining is going casual. For those opposed to dedicating a whole room to formal entertaining, consider carving out a separate area of your kitchen for the task. A dining nook gives you the extra seating you need while still remaining useful in your day-to-day life.
Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:10:17 PM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. While all of the usual neutral hues — black, gray, brown and tan — are solid options, this is one case where a crisp white may work best. Consider using white shades throughout many of your design elements to give the room a light and airy feel. Remember that natural materials like wood and marble also count as neutrals. Consider including them to add more visual interest.
Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:07:27 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Decorating Ideas. Don't forget that natural materials also count as neutrals. If you're lucky enough to live in a home with brick walls or exposed duct work, those should absolutely take center stage. Even if not, you could also consider incorporating a variety of wood, stone and metal pieces into your design.
Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 07:30:31 AM by Belda Leclerc. Kitchen. This traditional kitchen combines bright white with a blue-undertoned black for a look that is unique, comfortable, and timeless. This minimalist space makes a statement with black cabinetry, sure, but it's these views that steal the show and give the room a reason to stay simple. Old and new elements blend in this warm Scandinavian style kitchen, complete with black cabinetry and lighting.
Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 07:27:40 AM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. We're here to tell you that couldn't be further from the truth. Let us prove to you that every room can benefit from a dose of industrial style. Continue below to learn more about why this look works and how you can bring it into your own interiors. Before you know it, you'll be ready to create an industrial design of your own.
Published at Monday, September 18th 2017, 12:24:37 PM by Laurette Blondeau. Bedroom. Break up the hard edges and angles in a bedroom with a pair of Penelopes ($349-$399), available in two sizes (18″ or 24″ round) designed to fit any space. One drawer is the perfect catch-all for all the clutter you'd rather not leave out. The striking look of marble with a warm wood stain, antique brass detailing and tapered legs add a mid-century touch. If you're looking to add a pop of color to your bedroom, give the Campaign nightstand ($299) a look. Available in bright fuchsia, kelly green or white, with brass-finished brackets and pulls, it's bound to add life to the room.