…the mighty jungle. This style – via Casaviva India – appeals to me. I wouldn’t copycat it, no, but the happy yellow walls and the jungly vibe from plants and animal patterns is so fresh, eclectic and absolutely lovely.
By Trendey-favourite, master of dark interiors Abigail Ahern, via The Selby. Such an easy way to add interest to a kitchen: a dark painted wall, a painting and a distressed chair. Blonde wood goes so well with blues. last 2 pics via living etc magazine, latest issue
The house tour continues in the kitchen! When we moved in, the kitchen was tiny and very outdated, so to create a larger and more user-friendly kitchen we knocked down a wall to combine two small rooms and opened out the chimney breast to make room for the range cooker (which I love because it’s got […]
I just need to post this lovely picture I found at the absolutely fab blog Bright.Bazaar. It’s from a house boat on the Thames in London. More gorgeous pics from the boat home can be viewed here, but this photo caught me especially. It’s such a lovely wall..! Seemingly odd paintings and art – none […]
Some time ago, I pondered whether there’s a correlation between people’s tastes in music and – not only clothes they wear, but also – interior design styles and home decor choices. And yes, I figure it may very well be so. All are expressions of personal preferences and surely they can be more or less […]
hrifty chic. Interior style on a shoestring is a book by Liz Bauwens and Alexandra Campbell. Unlike this spring’s fresh new book Undecorate, Thrifty Chic has been around for a while, both as a book (from 2009) and as a (partly overridden) concept. This beautiful book is packed with re-ideas. It shows you how to […]
Trendey sorts its stuff in what might be useful categories. So I just want to point to the six drop-drown menus above.
The latest issue of Elle Decoration (April ’11) has global theme – the globetrotter style of decorating is trendier than ever – so let us, this late March evening, groove on some globetrotterish/etnhic/eclectic bathrooms. Being a Swede I’m starved of nicely decorated bathrooms…! For some (inexplicable) reason, we have a tradition in this country of […]