Ever wondered why you tend to take a trip down memory lane when you would want to experience something sweet? Being modern might be in, but things that give you the ultimate happiness could always be the traditional ones. That‘s also true in the case of your living rooms, too. Try bringing back the olden day magic to your living rooms and you would agree with what we say — remember how Steve Jobs was famous for saying ‘What is the purpose of a sofa?
The classic leather L shaped sofa is still a favourite amongst households and these combine two of the most popular sofa designs at the moment, the leather look and the L shape. This classic look fits in with all styles of living room.
It‘s hard having friends over and not being able to have them sit at the table. That‘s because you can‘t afford a big table. But that can be solved, if you “relocate” your balcony and turn it into a dining area. Smart eh?
We at Decoist have been spending time showcasing the top design trends for 2016, and today we take a look at how these trends have filtered into the teen decor arena. It’s been fun watching retailers that cater to teens pick up on these trends and ensure that their decor reflects the latest in modern style. That’s good news for teenagers who love interior design! And it’s great news for design-loving parents who want to share their interests with their kids. Get ready for a collection of teen bedroom ideas featuring trendy motifs, plenty of geo style, and lots of texture
At first glance, the Boxter Plaid Duvet Cover + Sham set from PB Teen is a typical plaid, but soon you realize that it‘s a subtle take on the grid, which has made a big comeback in recent years! One great quality of PB Teen bedding: its twin-sized duvet cover fits both standard twin and twin XL dorm mattresses!
This Oven-to-Table Entertaining Platter from Uncommon Goods features a soapstone platter with a wooden caddy. Bonus: the platter can be chilled or heated before serving time to ensure that the food stays at its proper temperature: For another oven-to-table piece from Uncommon Goods, check out this Soapstone Pot with Copper Handle. Once again, we celebrate the temperature regulating properties of soapstone, this time enhanced by the elegant accent of hammered copper. Perfect for fall!
Pick Your Style Gone are the days when the wooden dining table was relegated just to the classic, rustic or farmhouse style dining room. Today’s creative designs allow you to add the wooden dining table to even the most contemporary dining rooms with ease. Try out the fabulous wooden table in the tropical dining room to give it a more organic touch or usher it into the industrial dining space to counter the already existing heavy metallic influences. An ultra-sleek table with clean, modern design looks great in almost any contemporary dining space and its presence definitely adds contrast to the sophisticated open plan living.
Educate yourself on the different terms you will encounter when shopping for sheets. One that often takes center stage is “thread count“. While it may seem like the larger number of threads crammed into one square inch, the better, this isn’t always the case. It’s actually the thread itself that makes the bigger difference!
So many choices…. What do they all mean? Begin your bed sheet shopping by figuring out what‘s truly important to you. For some, having eco-friendly bedding is a top priority. For others, wrinkle-free sheets are a must.
Reclaimed Wood Eco-conscious homeowners have shaped quite a few design trends in the last decade, and that green wave is steaming ahead with another cool addition to its ever-growing arsenal - reclaimed wood. Both an economic and eco-savvy option, reclaimed wood accent walls bring textural beauty to contemporary bedrooms that are dominated by glass, stone and concrete. Of course, these stunning accent walls seamlessly blend in with any bedroom style, and you can even expand the use of reclaimed timber in the bedroom with a custom bed, side tables or even ceiling inserts crafted from this upcycled delight.