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How to Choose the Perfect Mirror

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Since writing a whole lot of things about bathroom mirrors the other day in my post about the top 6 bathroom design mistakes, I thought I do a little more…

An orange maxi summer dress with a flower print is a great thing to wear when going to the beach along with that straw bag. Love it! Image by Dorothy Perkins.

Stylish Print & Pattern Fashion Inspiration

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I think print patterns have been around almost forever. What changes over time is how we choose to use them. Well, in this case I’m referring to more on how…

View of Lake Lugano

Lugano | A Day’s Visit Highlights

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While in Milan this April for the Salone del Mobile, we decided to head north to Lugano, a city on the southern end of Switzerland bordering Italy. Our base was…

Ifiyenia doing a rowing exercise with a resistance band in a workout that targets the upper body.

Resistance Band At Home Workout | Upper Body

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Happy June everyone! Summer is finally here and soon enough we’ll be heading for the beach. Before that though, it would be nice to try this resistance band workout. The…

EDITOR'S CHOICES

Best Home Office Inspiration

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Storing bills and documents and being able to check on emails can give anyone a headache and that calls for…

View of a living space from a stand at iSaloni 2019 in Milan.

Salone del Mobile :: Highlights & Impressions

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All good things must come to an end. And so this Salone del Mobile 2019 is finally over. This was…

Amara Interior Blog Awards Badge for Shortlisted Blog

DESIGN

How to Choose the Perfect Mirror

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A contemporary bathroom where teal reigns in the wainscotting and flooring. A brassy round mirror is paired nicely with two brassy sconces on each side of it. I like the wall mounted wooden tone vanity furniture that makes everything feel more airy. Image by El Corte Inglés Decoración.

Top 6 Bathroom Design Mistakes To Avoid

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If any of you have ever been on a sailing trip with a 38ft rental sailboat, then you know how tiny the bathroom really is. For those of you who…

Partial view of a twin bedroom from a renovation project.

A Renovation Project in the Making

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Today, I decided to share with you for the first time a design project that I was working on for the past four weeks. There’s one, no make that two…

STYLE

An orange maxi summer dress with a flower print is a great thing to wear when going to the beach along with that straw bag. Love it! Image by Dorothy Perkins.

Stylish Print & Pattern Fashion Inspiration

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I think print patterns have been around almost forever. What changes over time is how we choose to use them. Well, in this case I’m…

A beige ribbed jumpsuit with an organic vibe to it paired with a straw bag feels like it's shouting out "Mediterranean Summer". Image by Next.

The Summer Edit | Outfits Inspiration

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This year, summer seems to be taking its time to settle in, but that’s just fine with me. As a matter of fact, I think…

A white dress with lace details and ruffles. Image by Dorothy Perkins.

White Dress :: Summer’s Must Have Staple

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Hello everyone, happy new month! May just rolled in with a light breeze and warm sunny rays that dissolved winter’s last haze. All the more…

TRAVEL

View of Lake Lugano

Lugano | A Day’s Visit Highlights

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While in Milan this April for the Salone del Mobile, we decided to head north to Lugano, a city on the southern end of Switzerland…

View from above of Porto Katsiki. Image by Velvet Karatzas.

Lefkada :: The Easy-Going Ionian Paradise

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Last summer, we were lucky enough to visit once more, one of our favorite islands on the Ionion Archipelago – Lefkada. It remains one of…

View of the Prague Castle after sunset hours.

10 Cool Things to Do In Prague on a Long Weekend

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A new year has just rolled in and I’m eager for more design talks, inspiration and a whole lot more travel insights. Therefore, this year’s…

INSPIRATION

A contemporary modular sofa arrangement outdoors looking amazing. Image by Go Modern Furniture.

Getting Spring Ready :: Outdoor Spaces Inspiration

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I think getting spring ready is a great way to shake off those winter blues. And although most people start spring cleaning from the indoors…

How to Organize a Closet as a Maximalist

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Minimalism is a mindset, a real philosophy, one that I haven’t embraced in my life. Although I’m not a minimalist, I try to keep everything…

A beautiful bedroom with a wall mural of a forest as an accent and a bed with mint color bedding looking soft and cozy. Image by Pixers.

Mint Green :: Pastels Inspiration

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So many times the fashion industry seems to pave the way for the design industry to follow next. As such, you may have noticed that…

MOTHERHOOD

Super Cool Teen Bedroom Ideas

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Being a teenager with those raging hormones is hard enough. Having a kiddo’s bedroom certainly doesn’t add on any cool…

ENTERTAINMENT

The silhouettes of a crowd listening to a live concert.

Music Playlist :: 2018 Reflections

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Another year is coming to an end, but this music playlist I put together highlights some of my most inspiring…

WELLNESS

Ifiyenia doing a rowing exercise with a resistance band in a workout that targets the upper body.

Resistance Band At Home Workout | Upper Body

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Happy June everyone! Summer is finally here and soon enough we’ll be heading for the beach. Before that though, it…

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