Compact Elegant House With Volumes and Irregularities

BoJo is a compact, elegant home that wraps itself around you. Displaying different tones of earthy colors, it exudes warmth and coziness.

10 Ways to Organize your Back to School Home

Now that the summer is almost over it is time for families to start thinking about back to school ideas for their fall home. While many parents think back to school organization only involves the kids’ rooms and play areas, the reality is “back to school” time affects your entire home.

How to Outfit your Couch with Pillows that Match your Design Style

Have you ever noticed that pillows on a couch are like the icing on a cake, and if they aren’t perfect the couch looks odd? While many people don’t think much about throw or decorative pillows, they accessorize your couch and make it look complete. 

Diverse and Creative Teen Bedroom Ideas

Need ideas on how to decorate a teen bedroom? Have a look through the portfolio of Russian designer Eugene Zhdanov, who came up with quite a few impressive ideas.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I bet you are a big Pinterest fan just as I am. Well, sometimes I get lost in the visual spheres of Pinterest and browse through dozens (hundreds?) of inspiring pictures. And it always happens that my eye gets caught by certain rooms.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I strongly believe in the unrivaled power of colors in interior design.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

Sometimes I have a hard time nailing down things that catch my eye in a particular room. Just like today. I mean seriously, is there anything that doesn't catch your eye in this happy bedroom?

Why This Room Caught My Eye

If you want to catch my attention, color in interior design and home decoration is a good lure. Now I don't have to outline the fact that the color blocking in this room has definitely caught my eye.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I like to ponder over beautiful and inspiring rooms that I've found on the web. I love to break it down to three reasons why that certain room caught my eye. Today I am sharing a great Scandinavian living room that I've spotted in the Danish magazine Bo Bedre.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I was going through the various issues of my favorite Australian e-mag Est Magazine and got hooked by this dining nook.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I truly believe in the notion that color equals happiness. Now some of you who are devotees of the monochromatic approach in interior design might disagree with me here, but hey, this is a place to go crazy and berserk when it comes to homes.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

This time I am back to a kitchen design that is quirky, unusual and absolutely adorable.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

Do we share the same weird experience? I refer to that feeling when we enter a home or a single room for the first time and we get hooked by a few salient interior design details and can't help but admire them repeatedly (and sometimes ask the host or owner about the origins, the inspiration, the source etc.). Well, this happens quite often to me.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

Well just look at this fabulous picture! It is a detail shot with a close angle from what could be a dining room or a kitchen.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I have recently been daydreaming of bohemian style interiors, lush and rich with textures, patterns and colors. This thought led to the next one, being a soft, velvety emerald sofa as a key feature in a bohemian chic interior design.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I would like to draw your attention to the highlights that caught my eye in the living room of British designer Harriet Anstruther.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

Well, today I have something for those of you who love textures, patterns and colors - a remarkable bedroom styling with an ethnic vibe.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I am a big fan of the String shelving system. So far I have always seen it in living rooms or home offices. But never in a kitchen - until I've spotted the above shown picture.

10 Creative Ways to Make your Old Kitchen Feel Modern

Whether your kitchen is a fixer-upper from decades ago or your laminate countertop and linoleum floor have seen better days, it may be time to modernize your kitchen.

10 Unique Ways to Green your Outdoor Eco-Friendly Home

Summer is a great time to spend more time in your outdoor home. Whether you are working on your landscaping, enjoying entertaining family or friends, or resting and soaking up the summer sun – your outdoor home is the hub for it all!

Why This Room Caught My Eye

The cold temperatures and grey skies gave me a lot of time to restyle my home and bring in a spring spirit with colors, textures, patterns, and botanicals. So this week I am sharing a very spring inspired room with you.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

I am happy to show you a fabulous bedroom styling from Valerie Mangum. She restyled her bedroom in such an awesome way that I was absolutely smitten and couldn't help but share it with you. 

Mid-Century House in Beverly Hills

Studio Jendretzki completed a full renovation of a mid-century residence initially envisioned by architect Hal Levitt.

How to Create a Sensual Home

A sensual home is one that is relaxing and comfortable. It is inviting, welcoming, with an air of sophistication and maturity. A sensual home is one where you feel as though you can manage to escape the daily grind of today’s hectic world.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

This is such a wonderful example to showcase the vast power of colors in interior design. This composition is like a painting - every hue seems carefully chosen, every placement thoughtfully arranged.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

My ongoing obsession with kitchens must have two crucial reasons: First, ever since I moved away from my parent's place I've lived in apartments with tiny kitchens or better said kitchenettes.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

This room combines a vibrant and a more masculine look in one. At least this is what I think.

Why This Room Caught My Eye

Sometimes we look with awe at fancy living rooms, swanky bedrooms, gleeful nurseries, colorful kitchens. But what about the hallway?

Why This Room Caught My Eye

This room belongs to the home of Australian blogger Kirsty Davey. This room caught my eye because of its calming serenity and pureness. It is somehow simple yet totally refined.

Modern Rustic Home in Montana

With a remote location and plenty of lush greenery surrounding the building, this Montana house raises the bar when it comes to contemporary US living.

Whistler Chalet in Canada

This mountain chalet is what we call tasteful luxury. Surrounded by beautiful mountains and showcasing inspiring raw finishes of stone and wood, the place is visually enticing, no matter what the standing point. Enjoy the virtual tour below for a glimpse of Whistler and its hidden architectural gems!

Why This Room Caught My Eye

The colors, the patterns, the personal touches - this room tells the story of its owner. I imagine the owner to be a creative person with a healthy sense of humor.

The Most Popular Iconic American Home Design Styles

Housing styles around the world are as varied as the countries they represent and in America there are a variety of iconic design styles that have made American homes so popular.

Lovely Hawthorn House in Melbourne, Australia

After several incomplete renovations, the Hawthorn project became a serious matter. ”The task was two fold, firstly to consolidate and reinstate the existing heritage parts and secondly to create a new architectural  language that would transform the rear and become the soul of the new indoor and outdoor living areas.”  

Ninth Avenue Duplex in New York

An overall elegant design characterizes this unusual family crib in Manhattan, New York.

Contemporary Home in Poland

Widawscy Studio Architecture recently completed this house in Zabrze, Poland for a modern family of four. The interior is dominated by white and gray tones contrasted by natural oak.

15 Beautiful Living Rooms

From a luxury penthouse living room to a cozy scandinavian corner, these living rooms span a variety of styles. Enjoy!

Long Island Oasis Room

Replicate this regal indoor-outdoor oasis of color wheel inspiration by New York-based interior designer Tom Scheerer.

Delaware Accents Room

Replicate this traditional French bedroom with citrus accents and an architectural backdrop by New York decorator Bunny Williams.

Spectacular West Coast Penthouse in Vancouver’s Aerie II

Vancouver's Cypress Mountain is home to eight exclusive penthouses with panoramic views of the city skyline, English Bay and Gulf Islands. This 4400 square foot residence features soaring 16' ceilings, walls of glass, and custom finishes and features throughout.

New York Layered Room

Replicate the innovative color palette and layered look at the heart of this New York apartment by designer Fernando Santangelo.

Swedish Sitting Room

Replicate the look of this Swedish sitting room with your own statement ceiling and nuanced neutral palette.

Restoration Hardware Odeon Glass Fringe 3-Ring Chandelier Finds

~Restoration Hardware 1920's Odeon Glass Fringe 3-Ring Chandelier: $1,595.00

Modern, Eco-Friendly Beach Home

The house is a beautiful old historical house, steps from the sand, and down the street from Waikiki beach…but millions of miles in terms of design!


Rugs. Love 'em. They add coziness to a room, texture, and are a great way to add texture and pattern (I am really not a fan of a plain, neutral colored rug - it becomes a focal point of boring).

The 60-30-10 Color Rule

No joke, color theory really works. When you're getting ready to paint any room we've got some great simple advice - follow the 60-30-10 color rule!

Eclectic Interiors :: Getting it Right

There are so many factors that go into designing a successful space - scale, finish, texture, color, pattern - all of which depend heavily on the design style that you're working with (modern, traditional, vintage...). I think one of the most challenging design styles to pull off is eclectic.

Pottery Barn Seagrass Bar Stool Finds

~Pottery Barn Seagrass Bar Stool: $279.00

Mim Design Interiors

A fusion of modern with old world charm, light and shade, minimalism with maximum impact. This Melbourne based design firm creates a modern glamour with a clean line and a luxe but less vibe. Perhaps a little more layered, a little less minimal. Beautiful, clean lined modern interiors that surprise the senses and embrace modern living to the max.