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Trend Alert: Black-Stained Raised Beds

While using untreated lumber to construct raised beds is still the gold standard of edible gardening health and environmentalism, we’ve noticed …

Gardening

The perfect plant for... ground cover

The small periwinkle Vinca minor is a perfect choice for a soil-hugging plant<p>The best plants for slopes are those that anchor themselves to the ground, thereby keeping the soil in place. Start with a small periwinkle, Vinca minor. This hardy plant will form a network of ground-hugging growth in a …

kitchen renovations using white glass tiles

It’s tough to spend on “high-end” or “luxury” kitchen renovations in an economic downturn. Compared to a complete overhaul, a more affordable option …

Temperature Sensitive Glass Tiles

Moving Color is an innovative technology which takes glass tiles to new heights in terms of interior design. These are temperature sensitive textured …

Contemporary Approach to Kitchen Design: The Live-In Kitchen Concept

Displaying unique features, from urban works of art to creative light installations, the live-in kitchen concept designed by Lisiane Scardoelli and</b> …

Bespoke Glass Splashbacks Opening Up the Design Possibilities in the Kitchen

Interested in adding a focal point to your cooking area? These Glass Splashbacks may not rank high in practicability in the kitchen, but they are …

The Origins of Ombre and How to Use it in the Home

The word <b>Ombre</b> is derived from the French word <i>ombrer</i> which means to shade. Ombrer, translated from the Italian <i>ombrare</i> and <i>umbra</i>, literally means ” to …

Why You Should (or shouldn’t) Buy a Fixer Upper

Before anyone considers purchasing a <b>fixer-upper</b>, they should ask themselves a few simple questions. The first may seem a silly one to ask, but it’s …

Classic Furniture Meets Bright Neon Colours: Eclectic Squid Cabinet

<b>Eclectic Squid Cabinet</b>, a matter of contrasts, is a daring piece of furniture that complements modern and playful interiors. It’s not something your …

Friendly Swedish Home With A Distinctive Design Touch In Stockholm

This striking home located in Sweden, Stockholm found on Skeppsholmen blends the local style and charm with an industrial influence. It includes a …

Creative Interiors: Flamboyant Pop Art Roman by English Blinds

For fans of bold and brash design, English Blinds have just launched a flamboyant range of pop art inspired designer roman blinds. This new …

Hypnotizing Mix of Colors and Textures Displayed by Modern Apartment in Brazil

Welcome to a colorful apartment with plenty of interesting features. Located in a building planned by architect Oscar Niemeyer in the central region …

How to Choose the Right Color Palette for your Home

Nothing is as personal as color. Choosing a color palette is both the most important part and yet the most daunting part for many when it comes to …

The Most Popular Jacket Of 2013 Came From H&M

If you did 2013 right, you probably have an Isabel Marant for H&M jacket in your closet.<p>And not just any jacket. The most popular look from the buzzy Isabel Marant for H&M collaboration, the most exciting collab all year, was the colorful tufted jacket, a sleek collarless shape with all the funky, …