Design

The Magic of Rugs – Special Feature Part II

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Well hello everyone! As the weather is beginning to remind us that winter is just around the corner, I thought that this is probably a good time to talk about…

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View of the southern and eastern facades of the building with the arches at ground level. The external cladding is overhanging from the top story to the ground story while all the openings are of irregular sizing following the concept of the panels.

Mediterranean Living :: House Tour of the Martinuzzi Villa

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There are several things about the Mediterranean that are quite striking, at least at first. The climate is probably what comes initially in mind with cold, moist winters and hot,…

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A modular chair with the comfort of a sofa, curvy with a vibrant yellowish color designed by Holly Hughes for Citradi.

London Design Festival 2017 :: Highlights

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A lot of interesting things are happening in the design world. The London Design Festival 2017, that took place during September, is over. Yet, it left some exciting impressions behind…

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Pink Inspiration

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Hello everyone! Fall is officially here and the sunsets lately in my part of the world have been nothing less than glorious with stunning gradient hues of blush pink, peach,…

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A white Scandinavian dining room filled vintage finds. There is a white three lamp pendant light hanging over a custom made rustic round table. There's also an open shelving unit on the wall with pots and mugs.

Slow Design

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Hello, there! Today, I’m having one of those difficult days where there’s simply so much to be done and said that I feel a little overwhelmed. Hence, I decided to…

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Partial view of the wooden floating vanity cabinet. The wall behind has a round white tile.

Home Improvements Chapter 9: Bathrooms

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Well hello there! Finally, I decided that it’s time to continue my home improvements thread. This time it’s about beautiful bathrooms – the kind of bathroom that looks good enough…

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An outdoor courtyard with an outdoor dining table, chairs and bench covered by a ceiling, part of a masonry house in Patmos

House Tours in Patmos :: When Time Stood Still

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Hello there! What’s in store today? Beautiful home tours! As you already know, revival of old historic houses is a difficult undertaking but surely one of the most rewarding projects.…

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Hygge Design Envy: The Danish Home

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Hey friends! I’m quite excited today, because just recently I stumbled upon the work of an interior stylist that got my attention and wanted to share it with you all.…

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A white bedroom with a coastal fell to it, open shelves for clothing storage instead of closets from either side of the door that leads to an en-suite bathroom. A light beige hue microcement floor compliments the room.

5 Reasons Why Microcement is Designer’s Matter Envy

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Hello there! It’s been a little while since I’ve posted anything concerning design for I was away on summer vacation. Yeehh! Promise, I’ll be posting my impressions, review, and tips…

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A typical minimal white living room in the Cyclades

La Dolce Vita Living in the Greek Islands

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Every year during the summer, most Greeks long to travel to the Greek islands. The Cycladic island complex in the Aegean Sea is by far a top favorite destination. Although…

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