Published at Friday, September 29th 2017, 20:40:54 PM by Belda Leclerc. Bedroom. For the opulence of fabric without the formality, try simply hanging a quilt, some lace or a curtain behind your bed. You'll still create a focal point, but it won't require hours of labor. On the opposite end of the spectrum from the fluid feel of fabric is the fixed structure of metal. This certainly doesn't mean it is without beauty a metal headboard can have a romantic feel, such as a wrought-iron gate with artificial flowers intertwined.
Published at Tuesday, September 26th 2017, 13:39:26 PM by Belda Leclerc. Decorating Ideas. Meanwhile, color can be used to make your nook blend in with the rest of the room. Be sure to continue the same color palette in that area as was used in the rest of the room. However, if you're worried about the aesthetics blending too much, consider incorporating different prints or patterns in similar hues to give your nook extra visual interest.
Published at Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:10:17 PM by Aubine fontaine. 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 Monday, September 25th 2017, 14:07:27 PM by Laurette Blondeau. 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 Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 07:30:31 AM by Belda Leclerc. Kitchen. A small kitchen island can add extra counter space as well as storage — and even a breakfast bar. Small, round or square islands work better in smaller square spaces. Consider a longer narrow island for a rectangular space. A sofa console on wheels would be a great idea in a longer, galley kitchen. You can roll it into a kitchen as needed and then put it back behind your sofa when done. Butcher blocks or bar carts are other great options because they often come with wheels to roll your island out of the way. A taller cart works well with barstools.
Published at Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 07:27:40 AM by Aubine fontaine. Decorating Ideas. In an ideal world, we'd all have the proper space and budget to have one of the sublime swimming pools we featured recently. But the reality is, not all of us can. Some homes have soil issues that make digging and excavation impossible. Or perhaps the yard area is small. Quite often, however, an above ground swimming pool is the only solution to overcoming these limitations.
Published at Monday, September 18th 2017, 12:24:37 PM by Laurette Blondeau. 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 Monday, September 18th 2017, 12:21:26 PM by Belda Leclerc. 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.