A Country Kitchen for a City Home


Perhaps you grew up in the country, but now you live in a big city and even though you love the metropolitan bustle there’s still a little part of you which yearns for the countryside kitchen you remember so well.

If this sounds familiar, hope is at hand! ‘Country’ is often synonymous with ‘vintage’, and often involves some distressed touches, antique pieces and classic decor suggestions. This provides you with a lot of style options to choose from. Let’s talk about design ideas to make your city kitchen into a country haven, despite your urban location. Continue Reading →

Five Ideas for your Living Room Redesign

New Elegance

The formal living room takes it easy with cool neutrals, matte metallics, and pops of pink. The sofa shimmers in velvet with pillows in silver and gold. Classic bergeres feature an embroidered pattern inside, a shirred fabric outside. And the twin klismos chairs juxtapose leather and croc-patterned fabric. The glass-top table is iron brightened with antiqued gold leaf, and lighting brings mercury-finish glass and gilded steel into the mix. Continue Reading →

Three Fun Decorating Ideas on a Budget


In its heyday, the mixtape was a musical love letter, specially planned to covertly express hidden crushes, power ballad-worthy connections, and good old fashioned friendship. Welcome guests to your home using the same nostalgic expression with this personalized door mat.

Designed by graphic artist Jim Holodak, this retro mat features your family name on the mix’s title line, along with classic cassette detail set in colorfast dye. And while they can’t be furtively slipped through the slots in your cute lab partner’s locker, these time-honored tapes can be taken indoor or outdoors, wherever your musical taste may land. Continue Reading →

Cube Lantern – A Perfect Light / Chair Combination

Cube Lantern

The Cube Lantern is a waterproof, wireless, rechargeable, energy-efficient lantern at home indoors or outdoors. Perfect for brightening up backyard barbecues and setting a romantic atmosphere poolside; it is designed to thrive in bad weather and has a guaranteed high resistance to shocks. The lamp is also portable and easy to move indoors—its amazing ability to transition between six colors will turn every day into a party, while four modes and three light intensities allow you to set the perfect mood. Simply recharge by placing the lamp on its base. Get it at Fab.com. Continue Reading →