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A marble bathroom installation from Atlas Concorde at the Cersaie 2019. Love the accent wall with the fishscale tile accent.

Cersaie 2019 Highlights

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At the end of September every year, the city of Bologna hosts a ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings fair – Cersaie. That is one of the places to go to if you are searching for all the latest innovations. So…

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Punched tin wallpaper mural for a teen's bedroom can be super cool. Image via Wallsauce.

Best Teenager Bedroom Wallpaper Ideas

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When it comes to a teenager I have one simple solution for you. Wall-paper! That’s right! Wallpaper in teenager’s bedroom is a good solution for making that teenager of yours feel “in control.” It is also a great way to…

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A contemporary and very brights living room with a soft pink wall in the background known as First Light from Benjamin Moore. Image via Benjamin Moore.

Benjamin Moore’s 2020 Color of the Year – First Light

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Just when you thought you might have seen the last of pink interiors, Benjamin Moore announces the Color of the Year 2020: First Light 2101-70. It is a soft, rosy pink, part of the Benjamin Moore Color Trends 2020 palette that includes…

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Terrazzo’s New Age

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One of the oldest composite materials ever is on the comeback with a modern take – terrazzo. It is one of the newest trends in the design industry. Most of…

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The Normann Copenhagen Eddy table lamp on a mustard colored velvet pouf amongst other furniture including a blush pink two seater sofa. The surrounding walls appear to be made of two different kinds of marble. Image by Nest.co.uk.

Interior Trends 2019

An overview of home interior trends for 2019, the ones that we’re seeing, the ones that will see more of and a few we might see sometime in the future.

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

A guide meant for the perfect bathroom redesign without these 6 bathroom design mistakes.

View of a room with a clothing rack in front of a window with white sheer curtain and a round tall concrete planter pot against a gray microcement wall

5 Reasons Why Microcement is Designer's Matter Envy

The ultimate guide about microcement’s application, maintenance and cost.

A white sitting room with a bohemian flair to it because of the white hanging Moroccan lantern, the seagrass baskets in front of the white sofa, the blue patterned throw pillows, the plants and the peackock fan white armchair. Image by Monsoon.

Bohemian Decor :: The ``It`` Decor For Eclectic Decorating Fusions

A look at bohemian decor for that worldly and well traveled feel in interiors.

A marble bathroom installation from Atlas Concorde at the Cersaie 2019. Love the accent wall with the fishscale tile accent.

Cersaie 2019 Highlights

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At the end of September every year, the city of Bologna hosts a ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings fair – Cersaie. That is one of the places to go to if you are searching for all the latest innovations. So what are the current trends in tiles? Definitely a few that all design lovers should know. Here are the highlights.…

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A monochromatic green interior can have such impact! Image via Essential Home.

Decorating with Green Walls

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It’s definitely not your idea. Green has been popping in interiors all the more often…

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Hotel Harry :: Cuban Inspired Interiors

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The other day I stumbled upon some images of a venue. They made my heart…

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A warm and inviting living room with a soft blush pink sofa, an off white armchair, a coffee table and a wooden accent wall. Image via Marks&Spencer.

How to Upgrade Your Airbnb Listing

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There are over 7M Airbnb listings worldwide. That translates to 2M+ on average of people…

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Best Teenager Bedroom Wallpaper Ideas

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When it comes to a teenager I have one simple solution for you. Wall-paper! That’s right! Wallpaper in teenager’s bedroom is a good solution for making that teenager of yours feel “in control.” It is also a great way to embark on a joint decorating project-adventure where he/she will get to call the shots and…

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Punched tin wallpaper mural for a teen's bedroom can be super cool. Image via Wallsauce.

INSPIRATION

A contemporary and very brights living room with a soft pink wall in the background known as First Light from Benjamin Moore. Image via Benjamin Moore.

Benjamin Moore’s 2020 Color of the Year – First Light

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Just when you thought you might have seen the last of pink interiors, Benjamin Moore announces the Color of the Year 2020: First Light 2101-70. It is a soft, rosy pink, part of the Benjamin Moore…

STYLE

Model in a black lace dress from Maison Garde walking down the catwalk. Image via uncommonstore. Photographer - Richard Smith.

Fashion Trends A/W 2019

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I wanted to write a piece about the fashion trends of A/W 2019. So I set out to do my research as usual that typically involves among other things, looking through dozens of images. At…

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Current and Upcoming Art Exhibitions

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Being in the great outdoors, hiking and watching nature’s transformation is undoubtedly one of the rewarding experiences – especially now…

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Mothers Talk :: The Loss of a Miscarriage

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Loss is something that we all experience at some point in our lives. You can’t run from it, you can’t…

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The Boot Trends for A/W 2019-2020

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It’s that time of year again to talk about the current boot trends. I have spotted the best looking boot…

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A canvas print with princess Leopold whose face has been replaced with black and white stripes in a fusion between traditional and contemporary. Image via Audenza.

On the Trend Radar :: Stripes

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Stripes is one of those patterns that can magically transform a room. They do it in a daring but quiet…

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A dark blue teal top over a pleat skirt paired with beige suede boots and a dark coat. Image by Dorothy Perkins.

Fall Fashion 2019 Ideas

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As we are heading for cooler days, I think it’s high time that you take a look at these fall…

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A contemporary and very bright living room with off white furniture and walls painted in DULUX Tranquil Dawn. Image by DULUX.

Tranquil Dawn Dulux Color Of the Year 2020

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Upon the closing of this September’s Maison et Objet international trade fair that is held in Paris, one thing is…

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Who’s Te Esse?

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Ten years ago, if someone told me that I would be blogging about design, I would simply nod my head and utter a ‘Nay!!! No chance!’ But in the beginning of 2015, I decided ‘Why not?!’ I had just began reading things that other design bloggers wrote, most of which are design lovers and not necessarily in this industry. So it dawned on me that maybe it’s time to also…

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10 Fun Things About London as a Student

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Commitment to Wellness

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6 Key Elements Parisian Women Can Teach Us

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