Furniture

Learn about furniture and how to arrange and decorate with different styles. Gain new appreciation for classic pieces and discover new designs.

Functional Art Furniture – Raise the Creative Quotient in Your Home

Ashley Spencer chairs
Walls are not the only place to enjoy art.  How about sitting on a piece of art or propping your feet up on a sculpture?  There are furniture makers and then there are furniture artists.  These talented artists create custom works of art that are functional.  Beautifully detailed tables, chairs and other items used in the home translate as art...

Tree Trunk Decor- Add a Touch of Raw Beauty

Malafor Trunks make stylish stools (trendhunter.com)
Bring home the element of surprise, tree trunks. These unexpected decorating elements will bring the charm and raw beauty of nature into your household. Many are the times when nature provides the best design inspiration. Take it from Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the most influential names in architecture, “Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will...

Space Saving Beds for Small Apartments

Beautiful space saving bed (www.lunchboxarchitect.com)
Small living has its perks. However, decorating it provides an extra challenge. When decorating a small place, there is usually compromise needed. You may have to give up your dream wine cellar, your big TV or your classic dining room. Space saving beds offer a solution to this problem by creating convertible rooms. You can create a home cinema...

Industrial Touches: 24 Exposed Copper Pipe Decorating Projects

Industrial interior design is about displaying and showcasing mechanical elements and building materials that are usually concealed. Its “unfinished” look holds within itself endless possibilities. One way to recreate that industrial appeal is by putting an emphasis on rustic metals such as brushed nickel, cast iron metals and copper. Copper pipes are stylish elements to decorate with if you are...

Lazy Afternoons: Searching for a Comfy Retreat

Perfect place to spend your lazy afternoons (buzzfeed.com)
Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy" – Regina Brett. Many are the days you would like to crawl into a corner and forget about everything and everyone. All you know is sleep, all you want is silence and all you need is to read a book, watch a movie and read Livinator's posts, of course. In...

Making the Most Out From Your Fireplace

Fireplaces are a common feature in many homes, especially older buildings. They can be a grand feature that is the main focal point in a room, and although many are no longer in use following advances in heating technology, the frames and fireplace areas can be used for a number of alternative purposes. Traditional log burners are popular because of...

Rattan for an Indoor Space

Rattan is a stylish option for indoor seating
Rattan furniture has long been associated with porches, patios and sunrooms, but it can also be used indoors.  There are numerous styles of rattan that fit into every decorating style and scenario.  You can choose to make it the backbone of your design or simply mingle a few pieces with your traditional, contemporary or modern space. If you want a...

Garden Benches to Enhance Your Outdoor Space

Garden bench of natural wood blends into the landscape
If you enjoy gardening and spending time outdoors to take advantage of your hard work, a garden bench is the perfect addition for you.  Understated or grand, do-it-yourself or purchased, garden benches are a simple way to add charm and functionality to your garden space. Depending on your garden style, choose a bench that accents the space just as you...

The Console Table – Stylish Function

Console table adds a pop of color in this foyer
Console tables are a great addition to your home.  They are versatile and fit nicely in a foyer or behind the sofa, as well as other areas of the home.  Console tables come in a variety of styles that can either fit unobtrusively into a spot or become a standout piece in the room.  Decorating the console table is...

Reclaimed Wood – Let it Tell a Story in Your Home

Reclaimed wood gives this room character
More and more people are opting for reclaimed wood products in their homes.  From accessories and furniture to beams, walls and flooring, used wood is making its way into homes.  Not only is reclaimed wood a smart choice environmentally, but it makes a strong statement decoratively.  By using reclaimed wood in your home, you are helping the environment while...

Bunk Beds for Creative Bed-time Fun

Stylish bunk beds
Bunk beds have come a long way from the simple purely functional designs manufactured years ago.  Today’s bunk beds are custom-crafted pieces that cater to every whim and fantasy.  Houses, castles, cars and cozy cubbies are among some of the creative styles.  If you are looking for space-saving solutions in a child's room or just want fresh ideas for...

Innovative Desk Designs for Your Work or Home Office

Unique desk design
You spend countless hours at your desk, whether you work from home or are employed outside the home.  With so much time at your job, why not do it in style?  Here are some innovative desk designs for your work or home office that will inspire you and, who knows, maybe you’ll want to spend more time at your...

Do it the Norwegian way

Are you one of these people that just adore the Scandinavian décor style? If you are, then you should definitely check out our next few tips on how to do it the Norwegian way. Fresh, simple, homey – if that’s the description of your perfect home then you should think about building and decorating a house in Norwegian style. To...

How to upcycle your old bicycle

If you want a little bit different interior, then probably you should try to upcycle your old bicycle. Trust us – the results are far better than you have ever imagined. If you have ever wondered what you could do with your old bike, instead of just throwing it away, then these next suggestions are exactly for you. Vanity Maybe you even...

Using knits in your home décor for warmer winter

If you’re not a big fan of the cold months, check out our next few suggestions for using knits in your home decor for warmer winter. When it’s raining or snowing outside, the only thing that every person on the planet wants to do is to stay home under the cozy blanket. Sometimes that’s not merely enough tough. If you...

The classic beauty of vintage kitchens

Don’t you just love vintage kitchens? There’s something so homey and unpretentious about them, that it leaves you no chose but to admire their classic beauty. If you have always dreamed of one of those, but you didn’t know how exactly to achieve such style, check out the next few essentials of the vintage kitchen and find out if...

Decorating with bamboo for new and fresh home

The good home owners are always looking for a way to renovate their places. If you’re one of them check out our next few ideas for decorating with bamboo. We promise you fresh results, which the whole family will adore. Bamboo flooring Bamboo flooring is maybe the simplest way to incorporate this particular plant in your home interior without making it...

8 ideas for home bars that you’ll adore – Part two

Here are the next four ideas for home bars that we’re sure you’ll fall in love with. If you missed out the first article don’t wait but check it out here! So if you like the idea of having a home bar without all the people and noise of the night clubs, then you have to try out some of...
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