Monica Paris

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25 DIY Home Decor Ideas

When Spring is near I get the <b>home decorating</b> fever. I was so happy to find a ton of inspiration this week over at our link party. There were so many …

Nathalie Nahai - Web psychology principles for you to A/B test

In this short presentation, we'll look at 9 web psychology principles that you can test on your website to help increase your conversions / sales / leads.<p>This presentation is for you if you're in web design, conversion rate optimisation, e-commerce, UX, and copywriting.

Finding Charisma: The Secrets To Becoming Design Oriented

The phrase design-driven seems to be used a lot these days and companies everywhere are touting their “design-driven culture”. What does that mean? For a lot of companies it means having an awesome design team, simple user experiences or awe inspiring design. The reality is that these views …

The Power of Meaning (and Applying It to What Really Matters)

<b>Do you ever stop and wonder why certain things matter to you? Why you do the things you do or work so hard for the things you work for? Do you ever question who decided something was meaningful, important, or stylish? Or do you assume there must be a reason everyone else is doing it?</b><p>When I was …

7 Memory Skills That Will Make You Smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues ... If you're good at …

Rooftops of Vo Trong Nghia Architects' House for Trees covered in greenery

Trees grow on top of five concrete boxes, like oversized pot plants, at this house in Ho Chi Minh City by Vietnamese studio Vo Trong Nghia Architects …

5 Basil Smoothies That Will Totally Blow Your Mind

...and your tastebuds.<p>Chances are, you love basil in pesto sauce and on pizza—but never thought to toss it in a smoothie. Well, trust us when we tell you that this herb is actually a great complement to tons of different fruits. Or don't trust us—and just try one of these absolutely …

Healthy Eating

How to Make a Hall Tree

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today,<p>To join this chest with this door…<p>And this chest and this door,<p>To have and to hold your keys, your hat, …

8 Tips and Tricks To Painting Metal Successfully

Ready to repaint your metal furniture but not sure how to begin? Make sure the metal is in as good a condition it can be before you repaint. Here are …

Grain Sack Remnants to the Rescue

My stash of grain sack remnants is slowly getting smaller and smaller and I'm determined to use up every square inch of what I've accumulated. I used …

How to Paint Chevron - the Easy Way!

Trends come and go.<p>They’re what make our homes stay current …<p>not like a scene from an Austin Power’s movie (my parents recently removed the green and …

Pretty ice cubes

Pretty ice cubes

25 Tasteful Living Rooms [Visualized]

20 Dining Rooms [Visualized]

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Sleiman Sbeih<p>Our first eating area stretches out behind a sofa, with plenty of room to comfortably seat eight people; the dining table …

Smoking Hot Penthouse Interior Designs [Visualized]

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>As you relax in the sitting area, look above to see the industrial-inspired lighting fixture, which features abstract metal twisted and …

20 Modern Bedroom Designs

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Marc Canut<p>Beginning with a conservative decoration scheme, this airy white bedroom is perfect for those who like a clean and …

10 Cheery, Colorful Rooms

Browse the happiest rooms from our archives.<p>From the use of bold and bright pattern to walls painted in zesty colors, these joyful designs make for a happier home.

Interior Design

Destination Inspiration: Creating a Bright Cottage

When the weather changes, my geography changes as well. At some point during the warmer months, my family and I leave the city behind and head off to …

Interview with Artist & Designer Mariska Meijers - The LuxPad

This season has seen interiors explode with graphic prints and bold colour palettes, and Mariska Meijers is one of the names leading the way. Unique …

Houses

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

Bill and Giuliana Rancic are selling their Chicago brownstone. See pictures of the gorgeous property....<p>Three cleaning experts clue us in on their …

The Broke Girl's Guide to Designer Decor

ADVERTISEMENT ()<p>← Use Arrows Keys →<p>0<p>The Broke Girl's Guide to Designer Decor<p>In all honestly, most decor trends are pricy, but there are ways to avoid …

Peppermint Planting: Growing Peppermint And How To Use Peppermint Plant

Almost everyone has heard of peppermint. That’s the flavoring they use in toothpaste and chewing gum, isn’t it? Yes, it is, but a peppermint planting …