Caning is a method of weaving surface used for furniture. The term for the material, cane, is derived from the peeled bark of the rattan stalk which is originally from a tropical area of the world and most commonly found in South East Asia. The Cane Collection is a collection of furniture pieces made of cane and wood, designed by
I recently changed the look of our bedroom. My aim was to get a warmer atmosphere by introducing shades of beige and brown. I also wanted to create a cosy corner with a comfy chair where I could read or work with my laptop (in case there is too much noise of playing kids downstairs ). Key words for the
This pre-war loft in TriBeCa, New York, hadn’t been touched for more than 50 years. But for Soren Rose Studio, it featured the most important quality: plenty of natural light. With windows on three sides and an enormous skylight, it was a very rare find in New York City. Converting the worn-down studio space to a suitable apartment for a
One of the easiest ways to change the look of your bedroom is by getting new bedlinen. For our bedroom I wanted to create a warmer atmosphere. Because of the many windows our bedroom is filled with light which can be a bit harsh, especially when combined with white walls and ceiling. Warm tones such as beige, caramel, cinnamon and
I have created a fresh new look for our bedroom. A post about the new design with details and images will be up next week but today I show you the moodboard that I have made during the process of choosing colors, fabrics and accessories. The bedlinnen that I selected is from By Molle (they have the most beautiful colors).
Anthropologie now has a great offer: you receive 20 – 25% on their home collection. I have collected some of my favorite items for this post. Above: 1. rattan chair | 2. handwoven rug made of wool | 3. candle | 4. woven Tacha rug | 5. pillow | 6. woven elephant head | 7. embroidered duvet cover | 8.
Greg Dutton (architect & principal at award-winning architecture and interior design studio Midland Architecture) constructed this off-grid cabin together with his brother Chris along with a group of family and friends. The 600 square foot retreat, located on his family’s property in rural Ohio, is sustainable and in sync with the surrounding environment. The design was inspired by Scandinavian design
This beautiful cottage is located in Hornbæk, a pretty coastal village in North Zealand in the North Eastern part of Denmark. As the cottage dates from the 1930’s it has lots of historic charm. The white walls and ceiling give the place a fresh look. While the decor, which is a mix of antiques, vintage finds and Scandinavian design classics,
Susana Simonpietri, the creative director of Chango & Co., was charged with redesigning a beautiful lakefront property in Connecticut (USA) for the family of five to spend their summer weekends. The home itself measures 6900-square-foot and has six bedrooms and six and a half bathroom home but my favorite part of the property is the detached boathouse which is featured