Irene Fernandez

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8 Decorating Ideas to Steal From Instagram

Design trends on the visual-heavy app.<p>Interior designers, bloggers, and tastemakers have taken to the visual-heavy app to capture life's most captivating moments. Here, we compile some of the most inspiring snapshots by the must-follow crowd.

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/05/story-pool-house-by-lake-flato/ Story Pool House by Lake Flato

How to Instantly Upgrade your Kitchen without Spending a Small Fortune

It might be said that the kitchen is the most important room in the house. For many of us, it is the most used as well as where we spend most of our …

A Designer’s Imaginarium: How Does A Designer Home Look Like

It’s very funny how we usually wander with our minds, imagining all sorts of beautiful places: from spacious luxury homes with breezy patios, to NY …

10 Gorgeous Kitchen Designs That'll Inspire You To Take Up Cooking (PHOTOS)

There's no denying that a good kitchen design can really make a home. But while most of us are happy with a nice table, decent appliances and enough space to open the oven door, some people want a show stopper they can cook, eat and even entertain in.<p>We've rounded up 10 such spaces that have huge …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/06/07/wo-house-by-so-architecture/ Wo House by SO Architecture

DIY: How to Make a Wallet Out of an Old Cowboy Boot!

14 Comments<p>We are thrilled today to share with you another lovely tutorial from the talented Alicia Jepsen of Jepsen LeatherGoods LLC. Last month she …

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10 Statement Light Fixtures You Can Make Yourself

Lighting can be a great way to add a personal touch to your home. Instead of just sticking with the standard light fixtures that can be found at any …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2011/08/13/dinesh-mills-bungalow-by-atelier-dnd/ Dinesh Mills Bungalow by Atelier dnD

http://www.homedsgn.com/2012/01/12/iconic-urban-retreat-in-new-york-city-by-paul-rudolph-video/ Iconic “Urban Retreat” in New York city by Paul Rudolph

Marvelous Mason Jar DIYs to Spruce Up Your Home

Good news design lovers- mason jars aren’t just for the kitchen anymore! With the incorporation of repurposed items in everyday decor becoming more …

Artist’s Space in a Lovely Building in Milan

A collaboration between a Japanese artist and the Italian design studio Modourbano has produced a sumptuous cultural blend in this renovation of an …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/05/01/terrace-by-galeazzo-design/ Terrace by Galeazzo Design

20 Delightful Desk Chairs

Quirky desk accessories? Check. Chalkboard paint ordered for the wall behind your desk? Check. Whether you’re redesigning your office or at-home workspace, the next thing you need is the perfect desk chair. Here are 20 chairs that just might fit the bill.<p>1. Egg Desk Chair ($319): These chairs are …

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Show Hometown Pride with DIY State-Shaped Memo Boards

Is anyone else feeling guilty about your hoarding-like tendencies with all the talk of spring cleaning that is in the air? Us too. We decided to create memo boards to get some of that clutter up off our workspaces. But not just any memo board – we wanted to create something more personal, something …

Crafting

A Forest Hideaway Proves Concrete And Cozy Can Go Together

The AV house makes an excellent case for concrete at the domestic scale.<p>A common, if facile, critique of Brutalism is that it is widely unsuited to domestic application. A home, after all, is not a city hall (Brutalism was most extensively rendered in the service of civic structures), and it need …

A Giant Aluminum Snake Skeleton Rises from a Pool of Water at the Queensland Art Gallery | Colossal

<p>Currently on view at the Queensland Art Gallery is <i>Ressort</i>, a 174-foot (53 meter) aluminum and stainless steel snake skeleton by French/Chinese …

How-To: Patchwork Sock Yarn Recipe

Got stash? Use up all of those pretty little scraps of sock yarn with this versatile patchwork sock yarn recipe from Martine at iMake.<p>Head over to iMake for more information and a link to the recipe PDF.

7 Paint-Dipped Crafts That Are So Easy To Make, You'll Be Shocked At Your Skills (PHOTOS)

Sometimes the DIYs we come across on Pinterest are stunningly beautiful, but look extremely complicated to make ourselves. We prefer to just appreciate those projects via our computer screens. But, these paint-dipped crafts are the exception. Not only are they fabulous and colorful, they are super …

7 Nail Polish Crafts That Prove The Stuff Is Great For More Than Just Manicures (PHOTOS)

If you're anything like us, your supply box is probably busting with glitter, paint, scraps of paper and tape, but have you ever considered adding nail polish to the mix? It comes in fab colors and you can dip, drip or marbleize to get the coolest effects. So, before you poo-poo this DIY notion, …

How to Use Plastic Bottles to Make Concrete Pendant Lamps

Let’s face it, designer lighting can cost a pretty penny. Instead of spending your tax refund on a brand new ceiling lamp, make yourself an entire set of stylish concrete pendant lights with a single bag of concrete mix and some old plastic bottles. Concrete is affordable, modern, and you can make …

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DIY: Kissing clothespin cake topper - Brooklyn Bride - Modern Wedding Blog

I’ve been thinking of fun, alternative caketoppers and when I saw this, I thought it’d be the perfect thing to turn bridal. They’re so quick and easy …

D.I.Y. Industrial Record Cabinet

A storage solution for small spaces that can double as seating when you need it? Yes, please. This DIY record cabinet allows you to keep your …

Melted Crayon Art

Perhaps I should begin this post by introducing you to my mom, also known as Her Ladyship Craftiness…er, Her Royal Craftiness? I’m still working on …

DIY Solar Bottle Bulb

If you don’t have electricity or live in a home with no windows, it’s going to be dark inside, even during a sunny day. Luckily, a bottled liter of …

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DIY Cutting Board Bird Feeder

At first I thought it was a great idea, now I’m not so sure. Several commenters pointed out that bread is bad for birds. For example, people at …

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Protect Your Tech: DIY Smartphone and Tablet Cases

With our love of staying connected, our iPads, iPhones, and the like are almost like next of kin. But it can be tough to find the right case – you want something that no one else has, but you don’t want to end up with some random case covered in flying monkeys. So, why not make your own? With a …

Sewing

Wood Pallet Table DIY

For our six month (of dating) anniversary, my boyfriend got me a power drill and saw. I'm not sure what it says about me that this was, to me, THE …