A Classic Tuscan villa, a Napa vineyard, and a Beverly Hills country club. This is how it’s been described the mansion that Harry and Meghan live in Montecito, California. “One of the first features of the home that Meghan and Harry saw when they went for a viewing, was two palm trees, connected together at […]
Having a luxurious looking home within a budget can be quite a task. But the good part is, there are several ways you can achieve this high-end home you are dreaming of. Top interior designers from around the world have shared some of their best secrets to homeowners that have given their houses an elegant look without […]
1. Use special wrapping Coordinate your gift wrapping to complement the colour scheme in your living room. Use the same techniques for your ornaments for a cohesive whole. 2. Spruce Up a Garland with Plaid Ribbons A simple harvest garland adorned with plaid ribbons gets this contemporary living room ready for a stylish holiday season. […]
1. Warm, earthy, paint tones These palettes can create a warm, nature-friendly atmosphere. More generally, it refers to “neutral colors”, which are muted and flat in an emulation of natural colors. 2. Kitchen Pantries Walk-in pantries are a great addition to a home because they offer a separate space in your kitchen to store food […]
PERGOLAS. Although they look somewhat unfinished to the untrained eye, pergolas do provide shade. The size of the beams and their spacing will determine exactly how much shade is provided, though a pergola on its own can never create a fully shaded space. It provides a sitting area that allows for breeze and light sun, […]
CURVED furniture won’t fit against a wall, so the makers suggest they can fill a corner or even sit dramatically in the middle of a room. I prefer to see the space behind them decorated with a curved sofa table and vignette, planter, or a floor lamp.
Open shelving in kitchens doesn’t seem to be going out of style anytime soon, experts say. “Taking out the top kitchen cabinets is a very popular design trend, because it makes the space feel more open and expansive,” explains Megan Lewis, a building expert with Lowe’s.
MOROCCAN décor is all about texture, weaving it into rooms through pillows, blankets, linens, wall hangings, and rugs.
MARBLE is a fan favorite for home design because it is such a versatile stone.
While commonly thought of being used as countertops, there are plenty of ways to use marble in home design.
BOHEMIAN decorating is for those who want their homes full of life, culture, and interesting items for the world to see. This aesthetic flies in the face of modern sensibilities and embraces the carefree, the relaxed, and the unusual.