Interior design, home design

07/06/2017 04:48 AM
Beginner’s Guide to Interior Design
This is the excerpt for your very first post.
07/06/2017 02:00 PM
A Freestanding Garage Becomes a Light-Filled Painting Studio
A studio that was once a freestanding garage has now been converted into a light-filled painting studio.
07/06/2017 01:00 PM
Happy 11th Birthday to Us!
We're 11 years old today!
07/06/2017 12:00 PM
Polymorph Chair Combines Two Design Concepts into One Chair
Philipp Aduatz combined two different design concepts into one sculptural chair.
07/06/2017 11:00 AM
Golden Favorites from Society6
Did you know that you can shop by color on Society6?
07/06/2017 10:00 AM
The Mountain-Inspired RIDGE Series by Fernando Mastrangelo
Captured in an elevation of gradients, these mountain-inspired works are made of sand.
07/06/2017 09:00 AM
Float Minimalist Lighting by Articolo
Float is a minimalist light from Articolo that's reminiscent of Hollywood glamour with sleek, elongated proportions.
07/05/2017 02:00 PM
The Norton Core Home Router Covers All Facets of Internet Security
Symantec hides robust wi-fi network security features inside a geodesic design Buckminster Fuller would have loved.
07/05/2017 01:00 PM
What to Pack for Travel, Women’s Edition
Our travel editor shares her favorite essentials + tips for your next trip.
07/05/2017 12:00 PM
EQUILIBRIUM Brings a Minimalist Approach to Seating with a Twist
A new concept for outdoor furniture that each require cooperation between another person when it's time to sit.
07/05/2017 11:00 AM
Mohawk Brings Nature Inside with Lichen [Video]
Lichen by Mohawk Group & McLennan Design gives more resources back to the environment than it uses in its entire life cycle.
07/06/2017 10:50 AM
How To Design Industrial Style Bachelor Pads: 4 Examples
Industrial style design has never been more popular. With many young professionals preferring to live in dense, urban areas, the loft apartment that has been converted from warehouse space is increasingly in demand. To make this kind of design work, there are a few common elements that can be useful, including exposed brick, clever use […]
07/05/2017 10:15 AM
6 Sleek Studios with Glass Walled Bedrooms
If you’re used to suburban sprawl, the idea of living in a studio apartment can be daunting. This type of urban oasis does not have space for an entire home office, a yoga room, or maybe even a bathtub. However, for the right person or couple, studios can be plenty of space. One way to […]
07/04/2017 10:32 AM
40 Beautiful Kids’ Beds That Offer Storage With Sweet Dreams
Kid’s bedrooms are spaces to play in. Creative, quirky and holding all their favourite things, they are a soft place to dream of future careers, hobbies – or maybe just the day ahead. Have a little girl that’s always away with the fairies? Decorate her bed in pink, with plenty of storage for fairy dust. […]
07/03/2017 10:22 AM
Industrial Style Dining Room Design: The Essential Guide
Do you love industrial decor? Are you thinking about giving your dining room a fresh modern makeover? This guide is for you! Enjoy this tour of 40 stylish industrial dining rooms to find color schemes, furniture sources, material inspiration, and everything you need to start putting together a plan for your next big redesign. Or, […]
07/02/2017 10:15 AM
Cool Product Alert: Throw Pillows With Hidden Messages
Alright folks, if you are the kind of person who doesn’t mind cheeky (and possibly offensive) messages hidden within your throws, do check out these pillows from Holy Flaps. Here is a video of them in action (with obligatory f,c-bomb heads up): You can get them from Etsy.
06/30/2017 10:44 AM
2 Great White Apartments that Show Color Isn’t Everything (Includes Floor Plans)
We love to showcase homes that use color creatively. From an electric pink kitchen backsplash to a gilded mirror or a playfully patterned area rug, color can bring a drab living space to life. But it is also important to look at how a more neutral, subdued color palette can be both beautiful and inviting. […]
06/29/2017 11:04 AM
Industrial Style Bedroom Design: The Essential Guide
Industrial bedrooms exude calm and cool. Exposed brick walls, iron finishes and unpolished floors carry the creativity of the artist – and what better way to experience the house-in-an-old-factory vibe than in the place you sleep? These forty industrial bedrooms show the scope and stretch of the industrial genre, coupled with soft and playful finishes. […]
06/28/2017 10:56 AM
Industrial Style Living Room Design: The Essential Guide
Nothing says effortless cool and easy maintenance than an industrial-style living room. Exposed brick walls greet black and white typographic prints, factory windows meet shaggy rugs, and iron piping encounters roughshod wooden floors to create living spaces that look perfectly thrown together. Unleash your inner bookworm by piling your factory ceilings high with books. Inject […]
06/27/2017 10:31 AM
30 Indoor Herb Pots and Planters to Add Flavor to Any Home
Starting an herb garden can be a wonderful hobby for nearly anyone. While most apartment dwellers or urbanites don’t have backyards for expansive vegetable gardens, you do not need much space at all to grow a few herbs. Gardening can be not only a relaxing, healthy hobby, it can also encourage you to cook at […]
06/26/2017 10:29 AM
3 Modern Apartment Interiors That Masterfully Demonstrate How To Use Red As An Artistic Accent
Using red in a home design can be tricky. Without a good idea, a design can quickly fall from romance into sensory overload. To avoid a home that looks more like a fast food restaurant than a luxurious lair, it’s important that the color is used with precision and subtlety. The three homes featured here […]
07/06/2017 11:25 AM
Lands Rug
Do you see the aerial landscape inspiration in this rug from Grain? There’s a little hint of crop circles, of course, but the overall shape is what sets this rug apart from its very rectangular siblings in the retail world. And, if you’d prefer a less neutral colorway, the braided wool rug may be ordered […]
07/06/2017 09:43 AM
MagLock Sunglasses
Oh, this is such a smart idea, and I hope it starts a trend. The MagLock Sunglasses have magnets embedded into their frame so that they ‘clip’ onto your shirt instead of falling off. No more worrying about losing your shades! No more scratched lenses! Wonderful, right? The magnets also mean you can attach the […]
07/05/2017 10:39 AM
Panobook Notebook
Picky about notebooks? Me too, and I just bought/backed the Panobook, a notebook intended for your desk. What’s so special about it? Well, it has a panoramic format (160 mm x 288 mm) that fits nicely in front of or next to your keyboard. A subtle dot grid lets you draw layouts easily (most prominently, […]
07/05/2017 09:57 AM
Collet Corkscrew
Yes, this does look like a tool for a spaceship, but it’s even better (because you don’t have a spaceship). It’s a bottle opener that conceals a corkscrew. That’s right, two tools in one, shiny, solid bar of brass that’ll look just fine left out on the counter or tabletop, if you so desire. It […]
07/03/2017 09:54 AM
Happy Fourth of July!
Enjoy your Fourth of July holiday tomorrow! Don’t lose any fingers to fireworks, but do enjoy the festivities. Shown above: Pic Boll Set, $98.00 Re-issued design from the 1970s, the Pic Boll Set carries six large plates, six fruit plates, six soup bowls and six tumblers. All of the pieces are dishwasher-safe and made of […]
06/30/2017 12:11 PM
Friday Links
– In Residence: Gawie and Gwen Fagan – If you’re going to own an Ikea sofa, you might as well make it your own: DY MARKERS Klippan Cover – Tetris-like plywood boxes: since1984 – Inspirational Pencil Set – Fun: Fantastic Coloring Masks – The most skips over a single rope in one minute by a […]
06/29/2017 09:19 AM
Monument Bookend
The Monument Bookend by Chen Chen & Kai Williams will keep any books in place, thanks to the heft of Italian White Carrara marble. The triangular shape will fit right into any geometry fan’s aesthetic ideal while the neoprene under the bookend’s base will protect the surface of any tabletop, desk or shelf. Super minimal […]
06/29/2017 09:13 AM
Cap Table Lamp
It’s cute, right? Available in white, blush, misty blue, or midnight blue, the Cap Table Lamp has an adjustable shade on a small, cylindrical base. That means it won’t take up too much room on a side table or worktop, yet you’ll be able to direct the light right where you want it. Is it […]
06/28/2017 09:05 AM
Zig Zag Cutting Board Set
The Zig Zag Cutting Board Set does double duty; use the flat side as a cutting board or flip it around to use the zig zag side as a trivet or serving board. Plus, they’ll stack and store neatly away when not in use. Both pieces are finished with a food safe, homemade all-natural mix […]
06/27/2017 11:29 AM
Washi Paper Wine Bottle Bag
The cost of this Wine Bottle Bag may match the price of the wine you’re giving, but, don’t worry, your hosts won’t mind. They’ll have a cool bottle bag to reuse again and again, long after the wine is finished. The bag is made of a special Japanese Washi paper, called MOMI-GAMI. This Japanese WASHI-paper […]