10 of the Best Decluttering Tips and Tricks from 2018

Sometimes all you need to declutter your space is a new frame of mind. Sounds easier said than done? Not so fast. Take a look at some of the best lessons we learned this year about how to live with less. 1. Tape can be a useful tool in deciding what to keep You need to purge, but you might need that gigantic waffle maker at some point.

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The 10 Best-Designed Tiny Houses We Saw on Instagram This Year

2018 just might have been the year of tiny house saturation, and I'm okay with that. There are a number of HGTV shows on small space living, and every time you scroll through Instagram, it feels like yet another cute couple or family has decided to renovate a bus or RV—or build a tiny house … Continue reading The 10 Best-Designed Tiny Houses We Saw on Instagram This Year

The Best & Worst Rooms from the Original Trading Spaces

Alright, all you Trading Spaces heads (Trading Spacers? Trading Spaceophiles?), we're sure you remember your favourite TS designers, but how well do you remember the actual rooms they made over? In preparation for the all-new season with the same old cast, we've put together a good, old-fashioned best/worst round up to jog your memory. (Spoiler: … Continue reading The Best & Worst Rooms from the Original Trading Spaces

8 Rooms That Have Mastered Effortless “French Girl” Style

When it comes to admirable fashion and beauty standards, there's most certainly a "French girl" aesthetic that's generally considered impossibly cool. Think Breton stripes and jeans, a messy bun or bed hair, and a bare face with maybe just a pop of red lipstick. Source: 8 Rooms That Have Mastered Effortless “French Girl” Style

Martin Brudnizki gives Harrods’ wine rooms a full-bodied make-over

Harrods is going through quite the taste transformation. In November 2017, it underwent stage one of its self-proclaimed ‘revolution’, in which the dry goods section received a fresh lick of art deco-inspired paint courtesy of David Collins Studio. Now, its the turn of the wine rooms. Martin Brudnizki Design Studio – also behind the new … Continue reading Martin Brudnizki gives Harrods’ wine rooms a full-bodied make-over

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40 Awesome Kids’ Rooms That Use The Pastel Color Palette

When decorating a room for young ones in your home it can be hard to live up to their wild expectations. That’s why we’ve put together this collection of 40 awesome ideas for a kid’s decor scheme to inspire you. These might also help you to find some middle ground between the weird and wonderful … Continue reading 40 Awesome Kids’ Rooms That Use The Pastel Color Palette

12 Purple Rooms to Inspire Your Decorating

If you think purple is reserved for Tim Burton paraphernalia and infamous 90's dinosaurs, think again. Ultra Violet is Pantone's Color of the Year for 2018, and if we trust anyone with color, it's Pantone. From minimal to sophisticated, we've found 12 rooms that prove purple is anything but scary. The Subdued Purple and yellow … Continue reading 12 Purple Rooms to Inspire Your Decorating

110 Rooms: A Modern Spin on Barcelona's Housing Block

Located in Eixample, a historic district in central Barcelona, Spain, which is characterized by its octagonal blocks and strict grid of wide avenues, 110 Rooms is a new housing block by local architecture practice MAIO that celebrates the area’s 19th century housing typology in the context of 21st century design. Typically, buildings in Eixample are … Continue reading 110 Rooms: A Modern Spin on Barcelona's Housing Block

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30 White Living Rooms That Exude Purity And Peace

There is nothing quite as restful on the eye as the purity of a fresh white interior space. Coming home to an uncomplicated white living room decor scheme can bring you peace and serenity after a day away in a world that is visually cluttered with an endless confusion of colour. Source: 30 White Living … Continue reading 30 White Living Rooms That Exude Purity And Peace

CJ Hendry’s MONOCHROME Home Features 7 Monochromatic Rooms Designed Around Her Art

New York-based CJ Hendry has opened her 5th solo exhibition, MONOCHROME, in Brooklyn. The artist, known for her hyperrealistic drawings, is “new to color” after first delving into it in a collaboration with Christian Louboutin. She says: Color is exciting and sad and frustrating and confusing. Color is all around us, it’s everywhere. Color is … Continue reading CJ Hendry’s MONOCHROME Home Features 7 Monochromatic Rooms Designed Around Her Art

Perkins+Will places shuttered bedrooms atop pilotis at SĂŁo Paulo house

Wooden shutters fold open along the length of this Brazilian home's upper storey, which global architecture firm Perkins+Will raised on thin columns to create a shaded outdoor living space underneath. The Residencia Cidade Jardim in SĂŁo Paulo comprises a series of perpendicular bars arranged on different levels. Ample outdoor areas are the focal point of the house, such as the … Continue reading Perkins+Will places shuttered bedrooms atop pilotis at SĂŁo Paulo house

7 Rooms That Break Rug Size “Rules” (And Still Look Good) — Rule Breakers

I'll be honest, when I got the brief for this article, I took one look at the title and thought: no way. I've gone on record around here as a rug-size militant, and one who believes that bigger is nearly always better. But before dismissing the idea completely, I decided to have a hunt for … Continue reading 7 Rooms That Break Rug Size “Rules” (And Still Look Good) — Rule Breakers

25 Totally Not Boring Minimalist Bedrooms

Your bedroom should feel like a personal sanctuary, so it's not surprising many of us like to keep ours simple and clutter-free. And while minimalist-style bedrooms can sometimes come across as cold and empty, we rounded up 25 pared down rooms that still appear quite warm and inviting. 1. Above: A slim white desk placed … Continue reading 25 Totally Not Boring Minimalist Bedrooms

Hip Pop Britannia Lifestyle Rooms at Megaro Hotel by Henry Chebaane

Mar 25, 2018 9:17 pm Blue Sky Hospitality recently transformed The Megaro, an eccentric boutique hotel at Kings Cross, into a lifestyle destination like no other in London. Henry Chebaane, founder and creative director of Blue Sky Hospitality, has converted 3 corner studios into rockstar accommodation, including sound system and his signature quirky art objects. … Continue reading Hip Pop Britannia Lifestyle Rooms at Megaro Hotel by Henry Chebaane