Monica Hicks

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10 Home Decorating Mistakes Everybody Makes

From the editors of ELLEDecor.com, the most common interior design mistakes to avoid.<p><b>1) The Looks-Great, Feels-Uncomfortable Piece Of Furniture</b><br>The decor world equivalent of the Stiletto heel: Beautiful, but oh-so-impractical. It ultimately taught you that no matter how good-looking something is, if …

Home Decorating

Stop Playing the Victim with Your Time

<i>It’s just not fair. There’s always too much to do. Everyone just keeps piling more work on me. I feel so helpless.</i><p>Sound familiar? If so, you’re not alone. Many people feel like they have a crushing number of requests coming at them from every side that make them a victim to their circumstances. …

óceo: A Personal Seat by Pedro Arturo

óceo is a segmented chair by industrial design student Pedro Arturo that was inspired by human nature meant to reflect “our structural and systematic …

The Perfect Workspace (According to Science)

The spaces we occupy shape who we are and how we behave. This has serious consequences for our psychological well-being and creative performance. …

GSA Boosts Staff Collaboration in Rocky Mountain Office

<i>Among the finalists of our Work Design Now series sponsored by Haworth is the GSA’s Rocky Mountain Regional HQ, the Denver Federal Center.</i><p>We at the …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/04/19/renovation-in-costa-mesa-by-amk-studio/ Renovation in Costa Mesa by AMK Studio

10 Cool Office Spaces

Most corporate offices are made up of fluorescent lights, bare beige walls, dated technology, and the dreaded cube farm. But some companies—like Facebook, Google and Box—offer employees much more creative, colorful and conducive workspaces.<p>“Creating a cool office space can and should reflect a …

How Modern Technology Is Destroying Your Posture At Work

Specifically, the study of 2,000 people in 11 countries uncovered nine novel new postures that people take when interacting with technology and working that have the potential to cause pain and discomfort.<p>They range from the combination slouch/ hunch common to people working on laptops, to strained …

Office Oasis: When The Workplace Doubles As A Space To Unwind (PHOTOS)

When Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer issued her ban last month on employees working remotely, she cast herself as both enemy and savior of the modern working class. Critics bemoaned Mayer's brave new world with no place for the single working mother, while supporters noted Yahoo’s dismal finances, and the …

Interior Designer Michelle Workman Shares The Trends She's Tired Of And What's Hot Now (PHOTOS)

Allow us to introduce you to Michelle Workman, a solo-act design star who runs offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles under the banner Michelle Workman Interiors. If you aren't already familiar with her work, Workman has generated quite an A-list roster of clients including Jennifer Lopez and …

Don Café House: Inspired Interiors Transport You Inside A Sack Full Of Coffee Beans!

Ever wondered how you would feel if stuck inside a giant sack full of coffee beans? Designed in an effervescently refreshing fashion by Innarch, the</b> …

The 10 Essential Home Measurements You Should Know

These numbers will guide you in virtually any buying decision, from paint to furniture.<p>How much paint do you need? How high do you hang that chandelier? Get your measurements right with this indispensable guide that has all the numbers you'll need.<p><b>1. Dining Room Table</b><p>A 36-inch-wide rectangular …

Interior Design

Floating Tables: Legless Furniture Defies Gravity by Design

Freeing your feet from the worry of bumping into sub-surface supports, these clever round and rectangular tables look dizzyingly legless at first …

Listen to Todd Edwards remix Daft Punk, David Bowie, and Prince in BBC Radio Mix

Underground producer Todd Edwards curated the latest Essential Mix for BBC Radio 1. His two-hour set of music included edits and remixes of tracks by …

How Does Your Store Make You Feel...?

Comment on Inside The New Google Tel Aviv Office by Branding 101 For Tour and Activity Operators - Rezgo

[…] Google is a brand known for being innovative and creative and their customers expect innovative and creative products and services from them. In …

No, Sweat! furniture combines workspace with workout

Talk about good timing. Vancouver designer Darryl Agawin makes a splash in Mocoloco with No, Sweat!, a line of furniture designed to combine workout …

The Union Wallet by Madera

<b>Union Wallet</b> combines the elegance and warmth of wood and versatility of elastomer, a slim wallet that you can carry conveniently. This wallet serves …

74 Stylish Kitchens With Brick Walls and Ceilings

Brick makes the space industrial and very chic, it’s almost an ideal decoration for kitchen and dining zones. You may make a brick wall, all the …