11 Apr

8 Realistic DIY Projects

  We all see tons of DIY projects online, but more often than not, you need to be some sort of engineering/cabinetmaking background for the project to come out properly. So we have outlined eight realistic DIY projects for any skill level. These projects will also help you learn the fundamentals and get you...
05 Apr

8 Unique Lighting Options For Inspiration

The concrete and exposed wire is reminiscent of a destroyed building it’s a grungy design that would fit in some spaces. We love the uniqueness but can’t recommend this design for everyone. Via Nwelt   Asymmetry is often viewed as a mistake or imperfection but in certain instances can be used as a powerful...
04 Apr

8 Favorite Kitchens of April

We like this kitchen due to its clean look and smart use of panels to hide everything. It is a great blend of modern and Victorian styling. byMinosa Design     The groves are a more practical way to go handleless. The wood shelving on white brick complements each other beautifully.   The wooden lower...
28 Mar

7 Modern Outdoor Fire Pits

The benches on the sides of the fireplace are a nice touch. The wood storage underneath the concrete ledge keeps everything looking clean and modern. The copper sheets above the fire pit adds warmth to the rocky exterior. A very simple design, clean, modern, and functional at the end of the day this does it...
23 Mar

Mid-Century Modern Design

Mid century modern was a design style created purely out of necessity. To understand the style you need to know the times. We were coming out two major wars trying to rebuild quickly with little money.     The early developmental years of the mid-century modern era overlapped with the great depression a time...
17 Mar

RH Model Living Room

This room from Restoration hardware has the perfect balance between 18th Century tones and Modern Reclaimed styling. The framed cabinet has an elegant reclaimed quality through its use of exposed hinges and embellished moulding. It helps set the overall tone of the room. The coffee table is the most modern “industrial chic” piece in...
15 Mar

Coelux Light, bringing the sun underground

CoeLux is an LED panel that mimics precisely the “feel” of the sun and the sky. One of the most the interesting parts about  The CoeLux is how it achieves this. The CoeLux compresses the effect of 10km worth of oxygen, nitrogen, and argon into a 1cm solid panel. Artificial sunlight is then projected...
10 Mar

Imbue – Tea infusing Mug

The Imbue loose leaf tea brewing mug is made of borosilicate glass one of the most resistant glasses to thermal shock; while the lid is made from sustainable bamboo. The Imbue design uses a magnetic top to cleverly attach the tea strainer to the inside of the lid. After attaching simply flip the unit upside down...
09 Mar

Improving Usability Salt & Peper Mill

Redesigning an everyday object is tricky, more often than not we assume well-established designs are as good as its going to get. We believe Nicolas Brouillac is a talent designer, because of his ability to look at everyday objects and be able to see the flaws. The salt and pepper mill is battery operated...