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Statement Furniture Piece For Contemporary Decors: C1 Credenza

Perfect for serving buffet meals, the elegant C1 Credenza designed by Marcus Friesl from mf design group is a statement furniture piece for modern decors. According to the official description from the designer, the unit uses a thin folded metal shell to support both upper and lower drawers. Show More Summary

Karakoy Loft Uses Rich Wood Features and Creative Industrial Elements

Coming to us from PRchitect, this stunning project from the design team at Istanbul’s Ofist is truly one of a kind. The loft, designed specifically for a bachelor client, has a variety of creative features that are not just beautiful but tailored to the physical experience of the space. We’re delighted to be able to […]

Elaine's "Tropical Glam" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Elaine Location: San Francisco, CA Division: Warm Inspiration for my palette: I needed some warming colors to compensate for my foggy Cole Valley neighborhood so I went with pale pinkish walls paired with boldly colored artwork and jewel toned accents. Show More Summary

What Your Home Says About You (and How to Tell If It's Wrong)

The underpinnings of good home design is a clear understanding of who you actually are — coming to grips with how you use your rooms, who’s in them with you, and what you need and when. In a world of design blogs and Pinterest, it’s sometimes hard to not pine over beautiful homes, without taking the time to assess whether or not they’d work for us. Show More Summary

Polish Wall Decal Company Launches Modular Shelving Line — Design News

PIXERS, a Poland-based wall decal company, is launching a new line of affordable, modular shelving. TETREES promises easy installation and delivery in 10 days to anywhere in Europe. While not currently available in the US, the company plans to offer expanding shipping options starting in 2015. READ MORE »

Before & After: Watch this Little Kitchen Grow — Sweeten

This kitchen before and after is a little different from our usual fare because it doesn't involve a change in style: it involves a change in function. Blaise, Kristin, and their three kids had just made the move from Manhattan to Brooklyn. Show More Summary

6 Big Bathroom Trends of 2015

The newest design and decor tips you should invest in - HuffPost Home This new Apple building plans to be the greenest on the planet - Curbed 6 durable doormats to spruce up your front steps - Real Simple View the home of George Orwell...Show More Summary

Sheena's Converted Warehouse in DUMBO — House Tour

Name: Sheena Murphy Location: DUMBO; Brooklyn, New York Size: 650 square feet Years lived in: 2 years; Rented The home of interior designer Sheena Murphy boasts one of the most iconic views known the world over. Nestled practically underneath...Show More Summary

Mireille's "Sunny Wake Up Call" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Mireille Location: Montreal Canada Division: International Inspiration for my palette: I always wanted a bright, sunny, yellow kitchen! I wanted to wake up to something sunny in the fall and the winter mornings, because of the lack of light. Show More Summary

Enchanting Fairytale Home Built Over the Course of 26 Years

When someone says “we’re building our dream home,” they typically mean hiring an architect and a team of builders to design and build the project. For Chris Martin of Bloomington, Indiana, that meant building thoughtfully and mindfully over the course of 26 years. Martin began his project in the late 1980s, using equipment that he […]

10 Projects & Products to Fill Awkward Appliance Gaps

If you're really lucky, your independently-bought applainces fit perfectly into the already-built room you put them into, without an inch to spare. The rest of us, however, are left to deal with awkward spaces where the oven doesn't quite fill the space between cabinets and the washer and dryer seem to float in the laundry room. Show More Summary

Check Out This Garage-Turned-Townhouse — Design News

This sleek Greenwich Village townhouse used to be a parking garage. Really! While the interior was totally demolished, the architects were able to reuse some of the materials (original timbers became stair treads). READ MORE »

Teaching Moment: Make A Banned Books Bookshelf

Do you organize your books by title, genre, author, Dewey Decimal system, or color? Why not spice things up by corralling your most dangerous volumes on one noble shelf dedicated to freedom? READ MORE »

Siti's "Neutral Mix and Match" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Siti Location: Selangor Malaysia Division: International Inspiration for my palette: I love neutral color for my living area with colorful cushions and wall art. READ MORE »

SPONSORED POST: Before & After: Family Gallery Wall Goes Glam — Shutterfly

Heather had the perfect place to feature photos of her two daughters. A bright hallway between the girls' rooms, it would help define the 'children's area' of their home, while giving it the personalize feel she was looking for. But Heather wasn't thrilled with the gallery wall she'd created. Show More Summary

What I Learned From My Exterminator About Dealing With Moths

In somewhat embarrassing, not-sure-I-should-share-this-online news, I've been dealing with moths in my apartment for the last several moths. No fun. My home life has been a "why is this happening" pity party sandwiched between frantic...Show More Summary

Before & After: A Temporary $10 Fix Adds Miles of Style

Alicia and her husband are always looking for ways to spruce up their apartment without painting or damaging the walls. This quick solution cost them just 10 bucks and zero wall holes to spackle later. READ MORE »

Nicole's "Blue Brooklyn" Room — Room for Color 2014

Chip It! Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Nicole Location: Brooklyn, NY Division: Cool Inspiration for my palette: My apartment is pre-war and has all of the original moldings. I wanted to use the moldings & color to make the room more graphic. READ MORE »

Why Our Brains Love Symmetry in Design

We all know an example of good interior design when we see it. In fact, most of us can make that judgment almost instantly. Have you ever wondered why that ability seems to come to us so instinctually, even though we may not be professional interior designers? It all has to do with symmetry, or […] The post Why Our Brains Love Symmetry in Design appeared first on Freshome.com.

Before & After: Bedroom Turned Bathroom Renovation — Smitten Studio

When Sarah from Smitten Studio moved into her house in Los Angeles, there were 2 tiny bedrooms in the back. There was no way she could fit her bed in either of them comfortably, so the plan was to extend one of the bedrooms into the backyard and add a master bathroom. Several months and lots of work later, her new bathroom is complete. READ MORE »

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