| via toast | Choosing a colour scheme is, I think, one of the key pursuits in decorating. This time a year, it’s all about those crispy fresh and joyful hues, bringing new life after the warming winter colours. I really like the subtle mix above, as well as the brighter hues below. | left [...]
Just a quick note to share this very interesting version of a headboard! Creative, I think. Although I would have gone one step further and hung some oversized white rice paper lamps in the ceiling and skipped those reading lamps. For example. It isn’t even half-done this room, but there’s an embryo of a nice [...]
Right now – is the time to derive inspiration from nature’s vibrant colours and bring it inside. Soon enough the leaves are falling and along comes a cold (but hopefully snowy white) winter. A muted yellow (almost mustard) wall, decorated with a mix of old mirrors is a great idea I think. With some nice [...]
The IKEA catalogue for 2012 is out, and it’s always very interesting to see what new things they have come up with. Last year, I both did a gender analysis (approved) and had a closer look at styling and trends. This new 2012 catalogue was not overly exciting imho, but these three pages/images caught my [...]
ello dear readers! How are you these days of early summer ’11? I am busy, busy. busy…and you’ll some non-activeness here. But I will be back sporadically, I always am. In the meantime, a bedroom view – not for symbolizing what I’ll be up to ;) I won’t spend much time there, but I’ll be [...]
ag rugs have gone from being a standard element in (at least Swedish) homes, to almost oblivion, to newly awakened wide popularity. Just have a peek though our rag rug tag, there’s quite a lot of fresh decor scenes with this feature. Like well, our hallway! ;) Of course, rag rugs are right on target [...]
Rugs are a key feature in the trendy ethnic-boho-chic style. Kelims in particular. Left pic via Abigail Ahern blog, who suggests a mix of rugs – more than one rug in the same area. Rugs should then be of different sizes to avoid the room being cut (and boring). Ahern herself has a woolen zeebra [...]
The decor heros of our times are Granny and Grandpa. Some of the most beloved items in our home stem from our grandparents.