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Explore the trends, ideas and elements of interior design to make your interiors come to life.

Wild and Wonderful Restaurant Interiors to Inspire

A beautifully appointed restaurant interior with unique elements (archpaper.com)
There are a vast number of wild and wonderful restaurant interiors to inspire you.  These one-of-a-kind eateries can give you unique dining room design ideas for your home.  Worldly and sophisticated, tantalizingly unique or modern with a twist, restaurant interiors can offer so much more than a nice meal.  Look inside some of these extraordinary restaurants to fuel your creative design...

Pros and Cons of Minimalist Home Interior Design

The minimalist trend has taken mainstream culture by storm in the past few years, thanks to advocates like Marie Kondo and the Minimalists, who’ve successfully shown the benefits of having more by owning less. This attractive paradox has launched an avalanche of Pinterest ideas and countless blog posts about how to effectively declutter. But just like every aspect of human...

Why Lighting is So Important in Living Rooms

Why Lighting is So Important in Living Rooms
When it comes to interior design, lighting plays a pivotal role in how a space looks and feels. By experimenting with different light sources, it’s possible to completely change the atmosphere of any room. Here, you’ll discover why lighting is so important in living rooms and how to use it to your advantage. Why is lighting so important? The lighting in...

5 Designer Tips for Your Home

Designer tips are a great way to inspire your home decorating.  Professional interior designers have spent years honing their skills and putting to practice the various elements of interiors.  These five designer tips merely scratch the surface, but they are important to the foundation of interior design.   When you are lacking inspiration or simply want to know what designers have to offer on...

Embrace Pastels as the New Neutrals of Interior Design

Living sophisticated with pastels. (shoproomsideas.com)
Move over white, tan and gray. There’s a new batch of neutrals in town.  Embrace pastels as the new neutrals of interior design for a refreshing palette in your home this year.  Transfer your taste for gelato and macaroons to your walls, furniture and accessories for a soothing and light take on color for your home.  Let’s look at...

Tips for Creating an Indoor Garden

Indoor garden
Don’t have a big back yard but always wanted to grow your own flowers? No matter if you live in an apartment or just happen to not have much outdoor square footage, this doesn’t mean that you can’t put your green thumb to good use. With an indoor garden you can bring the beauty of Mother Nature right into...

Add Character With a Wood Accent Wall

An accent wall of wood gives warmth to this space (home-designing.com)
A wood accent wall is an interior element that makes a large impact in any room.  It is a great way to incorporate style, texture and interest.  Wood also adds warmth to a space and creates dimension.  If you want walls that make a statement and will take the ordinary to a new level, installing a wood accent is one great way...

How to Make Color Work for Your Home Interior

How to Make Color Work for Your Home Interior
Make color work for your home interior in surprising ways.  There is much to say about color and many ways to bring it into your home.  Selecting colors and employing them in your home can seem quite intimidating at first glance.  Let's break it down and explore the many ways to use color in your interiors. Primary Plus One If the use...

Contour the Classic – Creating a Uniquely Stylish Living Space

The living room is where all the magic happens. The cuddling, the entertaining and of course the drinking and dining. Striving for a unique and stylish living space will make you more likely to use your space and will promote memorable get-togethers. Comfort is of course key, but with so many options at our fingertips you no longer never...

The Vintage Contemporary – Blending Modern and Classic Decor

Do you have an eye for interior style? Do you have a subscription (or few) to the latest and greatest in interior design mags? Perhaps you enjoy regular projects around the house, sprucing it up, room by room? We understand. It’s a positive, and increasingly rare, trait to take pride in your home. Yet you may be faced with...

The Curtain Call – How to Replace Drab Drapery

As time marches on, you may lose an opinion on your drapes. They just hang there, a constant fixture of the house - and one day you’ll get around to bringing them into the 21st century, right? Well if it’s a quick win you are looking for that will change the look of your home for a small cost,...

7 Ways to Create Island Style at Home

Island style is light, luxurious but casual, and fresh.  It calls to mind carefree days and the essence of warm ocean breezes at night.  Here are 7 ways to create island style at home.  Infuse your home with the relaxing, fresh appeal of the islands with laid-back luxury. The essence of island style is comfort, natural elements, light, and cool colors.  It is breezy and carefree.  To...

The Unexpected Dilemma: Curtains vs Blinds

Home design is one of the most rewarding things you can do with your own house. It’s a chance to fully personalize your home, after all. The best and worst thing about home design is the fact that there are so many aspects to it, and these aspects are easily multiplied depending on how many rooms your house has....

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Metallic Wallpaper

Metallic wallpaper is elegant and sophisticated. The classic style makes it easy to use in almost any decor. But, you knew that right? So, here are 5 things that maybe you didn't know about metallic wallpaper. 1-Consider metallic wallpaper a neutral Metallic colors such as gold, rose gold, silver, or bronze are neutrals. You can pair them with virtually any color...

Understanding Contemporary Interior Design and Contrasting it with Modern Design

Time and again, the question as to the difference between contemporary and modern interior designs surfaces, and more often, the answer to this question astonishes many. Many are often taken aback by the right answer to this question simply because many people think that “contemporary” and “modern” are synonymous words. Yet, there is a marked difference between these two...

Simple Tips on How to Incorporate Home Automation into Your Living Room Design

Contemporary technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies are now gradually being incorporated into the planning and construction process of modern-day homes. This is but natural, considering that home designs are generally determined by the prevailing level of technology of a certain time. Before the invention of cement, for example, most houses were made of...

The 5 Best Places in Your House to Hide Your Valuables

As homeowners, there are many aspects of the house that we have to monitor and to take care of. One of the most important aspects of a house is security. In fact, it’s also a primary function of a house — to provide protection not only from the harsh elements, but also from unscrupulous people. Now, I’m not talking about...

7 Simple Tips To Make your Living Room Look Stylish

Make your Living Room Look Stylish
Your living space is the best place in your home. A place for guests, decorations and also your memories. Your bedroom, attic, store room or kitchen still doesn’t command the same kind of attention that your living room should and rightly so. Apart from other things, your living room is also the place that truly reflects your personal taste...