A lifestyle image of an outdoor setting with sea view featuring the Gubi Obello outdoor lamp on a square table. Image: Nest.co.uk.

Found: 12 Portable Table Lamps to Elevate Your Space

440 440 Velvet

Creating a space you love has a lot to do with the details. It is details like a favorite artwork, or the inspirational coffee table books on display styled for swooning. And it’s a lot about the light you add on in every vignette you put together and style with love. There will be frustrating…

An industrial space with exposed dark wood beams has been styled as an industrial bedroom that has a canopy of Edison bulb lights. Image by Cuckooland.

Industrial Design Decorating Ideas for a Rental

440 440 Velvet

This post is dedicated to a reader and friend, Anne, who loves industrial decor, but lives in a rental. She dropped me a line and asked for some advice on…

read more
A contemporary rug in rusty hues against another one with golden beige patterns.

The Magic of Rugs – Special Feature Part II

440 440 Velvet

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…

read more
View of a footbridge leading to Saint Paul's Cathedral in London with a sign at the bottom saying London Design Festival 2017 Highlights

London Design Festival 2017 :: Highlights

440 440 Velvet

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…

read more
What a stylish bedroom with an art gallery wall in an earthy palette of pinks. Via Desenio.

Pink Inspiration

440 440 Velvet

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,…

read more
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

440 440 Velvet

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…

read more
Dark poetry prevails in this beautiful bathroom with black details (faucet, sink, mirror frame). The brass accessories compliment the dark setting in the most elegant way. Image by Argos.

Home Improvements Chapter 9: Bathrooms

440 440 Velvet

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

read more
This is one of Elisabeth's vignettes.A cozy vignette with a two seater sofa, a coffee table, a gallery wall as a backdrop and plenty of candles to add that hygge vibe.

Hygge Design Envy: The Danish Home

440 440 Velvet

Today I’m excited because, just recently, I stumbled upon the work of an interior stylist that got my attention and wanted to share it with you all. Why the excitement?…

read more
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

440 440 Velvet

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…

read more
A housing complex of low rise white washed buildings in a typical Cycladic architecture in Paros.

La Dolce Vita Living in the Greek Islands

440 440 Velvet

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,…

read more
Flatlay image of Velvet drinking tea and reading an interiors magazine.
WANT MORE FREE ADVICE, INSIGHTS AND DESIGN TIPS DELIVERED IN YOUR INBOX?
THEN JOIN US!

ENTER YOUR EMAIL BELOW TO SUBSCRIBE FOR NEW POSTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS!

Our website uses cookies, in order to provide a better user experience. Review and define your Privacy Preferences or agree to our use of cookies.