When we met soon after the acquisition by Estée Lauder of his brilliant fragrance brand, Frederic Malle seemed to be skipping a bit more lightly. Never short of a clever idea or two and with some of the financial pressures lifted from his shoulders, he...
How High Should I Hang That? The Decorating Rules of Thumb You Always Wondered About
Most people think of interior design in terms of color, shape, pattern, and texture. But just as critical are proportion and placement. The long and short of it? Put a too-small rug in a room and, no matter how perfectly it coordinates color-wise, it’ll look awkward. So what is the right-size rug for your room? How high should you mount your favorite painting? And how low should your chandelier hang? We show you how to implement a plan that really measures up, room by room.
It Used To Be a School Bus … Now It’s a Cozy Loft On Wheels!
It Used To Be a School Bus … Now It’s a Cozy Loft On Wheels! When most of us think of buying a house, we turn to the real estate classifieds—but not Felix Starck and Selima Taibi of Expedition Happiness.
Nano Pad is a minimalist home located in Sydney, Australia, designed by Architect Prineas. Nano Pad is an interior architecture project within a 22 sqm Art Deco Studio Apartment in Sydney’s inner city. The project was designed as short stay accommodation, as an alternative to short comings of existing “design hotels” in Sydney. The existing studio was compromised by poor planning with a comparatively over-sized and under utilized entry and lack of defined spaces. The design is conceived…
8 Design Tricks for Kitchens With Barely Any Counter Space