A modern, eye catching wall light for a soft light that can be customised. Via Nedgis.com.

Ultimate Gray and Illuminating :: Pantone Colors of the Year 2021

440 440 Velvet

Last year, “Pantone played it safe and still missed the mark by picking Classic Blue as its colour of the year for 2020,” according to Michel Ogundehin. Personally, I don’t quite agree with that. In any case, this year, Pantone decided to announce two colors: PANTONE 17-5104 Ultimate Gray + PANTONE 13-0647 Illuminating. Apparently, they thought that we…

A bright and colorful contemporary living room with a distinct modern British flair. Designed by Zulufish. Image credit: Brabbu Design Forces.

The Anatomy of a Stylish Home : Decorating with Intention

440 440 Velvet

Truth be told, a stylish home is never an accidental or circumstantial outcome. Any stylish home that you may have seen, visited or lived in, is a product of a…

read more
A white kitchen with minimal furnishing and a Mediterranean feel to it.

Insights From the IMM Cologne 2020

440 440 Velvet

If there’s a motto for this year’s imm Cologne 2020, then that would be better living. The first furniture fair for this year that ended last week, attracted well over…

read more
A stylish Scandinavian chic bright bedroom with an eye-catching nightstand and beautiful linen bedding. Photo: Bambury.

Most Stylish Nightstand Ideas

440 440 Velvet

When it comes to pulling off a gorgeous bedroom design, then everything needs to be intentional. That of course includes your bedside table – or nightstand (however, you prefer it).…

read more
A modern living room with a striking color palette against a white backdrop. Image: Covet House/Sergey Krasyuk.

This Luxury Apartment in Moscow Is a Color Feast

440 440 Velvet

After this long holiday break, I hope everyone is feeling refreshed and ready to embark on a new decade, starting with a happy new 2020. Henceforth, it’s back to the…

read more
The Ike suspension lamp complimenting those neo-mint velvet armchairs with a blueberry toned accent wall in the background. WOW! Image by DelightFULL.

Interior Trends 2020 and Beyond

440 440 Velvet

Sustainability, mindfulness and inclusivity are the top three words that come to mind in describing the goals of the design industry for 2020 and beyond. Ultimately, they are the mega…

read more
The Hay Uchiwa Lounge Chair and foot stool standing in front of a built-in bookcase with the Hay PC table lamp creating a cozy vignette. Image via Nest.co.uk.

12+ Stylish Table Lamps to Upgrade Your Space

440 440 Velvet

It just so happens, that a stylish table lamp is one of the few decor elements that will literally light up your world. In this fast pacing world, styles come…

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!

close
Velvet in a khaki linen shirt in front of an art gallery wall.
Having a design dilemma? No worries. I GOT YOU!

SIGN UP FOR MORE FREE ADVICE, DESIGN AND STYLE. BONUS: OUR LIMITED TIME OFFER of a 30′ FREE ONLINE INTERIOR CONSULTATION, because YOU ARE AWESOME!