Shabby Chic Bedroom Ideas

January 29th, 2016

What’s the most important room in your home? For many, it’s the place we rest our aching body after a hard day’s work. Sleep helps us perform, so the bedroom should definitely take top spot on your list of essential spaces. A good bedroom design prioritises comfort, this is in one part achieved by investing [...]

Modern Homes with a Touch of Rococo

January 22nd, 2016

The Rococo style has been known to have some whimsical features to its design. If you are in the middle of transforming your home, a modern feel with a touch of Rococo could be the perfect combination to make that change you’ve been looking for. Adding dashes of French-inspired furniture could take a cold and [...]

21st Century Drawing Rooms for Shabby Chic Homes

January 8th, 2016

21st Century Drawing Rooms for Shabby Chic Homes The phrase “drawing room” dates back to the 18th century. After being well fed, ladies and gents would “withdraw” to an open and comfortable setting suitable for after-dinner socialising. It’s generally the part of the house where visitors may be entertained and generally the part of the [...]

Lighting Up Your Space

December 24th, 2015

Lighting Up Your Space There are three basic types of lighting to choose from and this decision should not be taken…. lightly. The lighting in your room sets the mood and tone and may even determine the function of the space. Do you want the ambiance to be warm and comfortable? Or does it need [...]

Creating a Shabby Chic French Boudoir

December 15th, 2015

Creating a Shabby Chic French Boudoir   Shabby chic furniture and décor is known to be romantic with its combination of comfort and serenity. With touches of crown mouldings, natural finishes, expensive and fine furnishings, florals and light and airy colour palettes, recreating a bedroom in this design is simple to do, even on a [...]