Home Decor

Color is the basis for making decoration work

Color makes all the difference. In the 90s and the early years of this century, if you rented a home the chances are the place would be painted white, or if the landlord was enterprising […]

Home Decor

Imagination is the answer, not some rare and esoteric gift

When it comes to making a home look ‘decorated’ the tendency is to feel intimidated.  The walls should have a silky-smooth finish, the color palette should be exquisite and the furniture placed just so. The […]

Home Decor

The art of buying quality furniture

There’s a period in your life when buying Swedish inspired furniture is all very well. It is stylish even if only because it is everywhere, and no one can fault your taste. But there comes […]

Home Decor

Here’s what the cool kids are doing in the kitchen these days

Home design always has its trends and fashions. There was a time when having green ceramic sinks was all the rage, thank goodness those days are done. Stainless steel appliances still have their supporters, but […]

Home Decor

Making a room outdoors never goes out of fashion

There’s nothing quite as delightful as an outdoor room, it breathes calm and serenity, and truly extends the house into the great outdoors.  Too often summer comes around and we drag the same old chairs […]