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5 Ways to Spruce up Your TV Area in the Living Room

Most houses now have a flat screen TV which is a step-up over yesteryear’s bulky boxes. However, when it comes to incorporating it into your living room décor, it’s often a hassle. So, here are a few ideas to decorate around your TV in the living room. Include the TV in Your Art Gallery Wall A gallery wall will help the TV to blend in seamlessly into your room. No matter what you use to create your gallery wall, you only need to make sure that the objects are symmetrically placed Read more [...]

5 Creative Wall Decor Ideas for Your Interiors

Wall art has the power to take your interior designing to the next level. It can add a unique style and personality to your rooms. When used properly, it can serve as an excellent framework for planning the rest of the room according to your designing style. Here are 5 creative ideas to spice up your empty walls like those in the pages of interior design magazines. Decorate with Handmade Wreaths Handmade wreaths crafted from natural elements can be hung on your blank walls. It’s easy Read more [...]

4 Office Design Trends That Are Here to Stay

From dull to vibrant colours, from cubicles to open work spaces, office design has changed a lot over the past few years. Office layouts have become more futuristic and functional compared to the decorative displays they were in past decades. The reason behind this change is multifaceted. Priority have shifted, offices are now designed to embrace elements such as productivity, flexibility and coordination. Everything else is secondary. Smart office furniture and modular arrangements are also Read more [...]

5 Stylish and Functional Décor Ideas for Your Kid’s Room

Do you need to decorate your kid’s room? It won’t be easy; children tend to crave creativity. Your challenge will be coming up with something striking that will both fit your budget, and won’t end up an eye sore. That means designing around utility and finding something that will complement the style f the rest of your home, not clash with it. To help you out, here are 5 fun (yet functional) ideas for decorating your kid’s room. New Colour Scheme Kids love attractive bright colours Read more [...]

Green Furniture VS Sustainable Furniture

There are plenty of furniture companies that declare that their products are ‘green’. What they are referring to is what the furniture is made of. For example, a bed made from recycled metal is technically ‘green’. It doesn’t matter that the same metal will live on long after the owner in a landfill somewhere. As you can see, ‘green’ doesn’t mean sustainable. For furniture to be classified as sustainable, it needs to be of a certain quality, able to resist wear and tear, and Read more [...]

5 Facts to Know Before Purchasing a Bed

Beds are an important piece of furniture. In fact, they are so important that William Shakespeare bequeathed his best bed to his daughter after his death, while making a point that his ‘second best’ bed was to go to his widow. You spend one-third of your life in bed. This isn’t a bad thing as rest and sleep are important for your well-being. For this reason, you need a comfortable, cozy bed that marries aesthetics with function. This isn’t all there is to it however. There are five Read more [...]

4 Ways to Decorate Your Home Office to be Comfortable and Productive

Having a home office is not a luxury; it’s a necessity. It’s where you’ll be doing all your work, which is why it needs to be functional, appealing and comfortable. There are four things to consider when setting up or revamping your home office. 1) Custom-built Furniture Spacing is important when selecting furniture for your home office. Furniture can be specifically designed with the dimensions of the office in mind, which is why it’s a popular option. Instead of spending Read more [...]

Improve Your Living Space with the Right Seating Arrangement

Choosing the right seating arrangement is important for your living room. The wrong chair in the wrong place can throw off the vibe of the space. Thankfully, you don’t need extensive knowledge about interior designing to get the aesthetic flow of a room harmonized. What it involves is choosing suitable furniture for your living space, careful thought and planning. Buying incompatible furniture will result in your living space feeling cluttered. This makes it important to assess your living Read more [...]

Enhance Your Home Décor with Mirrors

Mirrors have been a part of human culture for many millennia. They’re used for personal grooming, scientific experimentation, and of course, for décor. Using mirrors to decorate a home or office is a secret of interior designers throughout the ages. There are a few reasons for this. First off, classic paintings and curios are expensive, but mirrors aren’t. Secondly, other décor elements might difficult to clean, whereas mirrors require little attention. Thirdly, mirrors can be placed Read more [...]

Modern or Contemporary– What Furniture Style Should You Choose?

Furniture doesn’t just exist to fill space. It’s art, and like all art it’s meant to elevate the physical space it is in. To visitors, your choice of furniture showcases your aesthetic sense and what you value artistically. As such, there’s no point in randomly purchasing dining collections, chairs, sofas or any other furniture. What you need to do is first decide which broad aesthetic style of furniture is a better fit for you--modern or contemporary. If you’re unsure, don’t worry. Read more [...]