If you're looking for a modern countertop surface that's both beautiful and budget-friendly, consider concrete. If properly installed and sealed, concrete countertops will last practically forever, and the best part is, you can make them yourself.
No matter what it's called — swing-arm, Anglepoise, or architect — the ubiquitous adjustable metal lamp is most commonly spotted in offices and used for desktop task lighting. But just like for you and I, the proper care and feeding of a home design staple requires that it get out of the office every once in a while.
The Sunday Roast is a traditional British meal and get together at a local pub, but it can easily be replicated in one’s home for a more personal feel. The English Sunday Roast is a great excuse to get friends together on a Sunday afternoon and spend time with them before the holidays and family drama all arrive in a few short weeks.
The temps have been seriously dropping around here, and we've got fireplaces on the brain. One trend we've noticing is wood not only inside the fireplace, but on the outside, too. From slick matchbooked panels to reclaimed boards, wood fireplace surrounds are something we're really warming up to.
If you have a fireplace, mantel — or even a simple shelf — the holidays are a perfect time to make it a focal point of your home. Don't be stymied by the process. Follow these simple decorating guidelines and you can create a beautiful and stylishly decorated space. The key thing to remember is that there is no one single right answer!
A hallmark of Danish design, the classic sheepskin rug is about as ubiquitous as tapered legs in MCM style homes. Whether draped over a chair, the back of the sofa, the foot of the bed, or layered over a rug, the sheepskin is an element that instantly makes any room feel cozier with little effort. Here are a few of our favorite examples and options.
Mirrors are great great for reflecting light, which makes rooms look bigger and brighter. In addition, round mirrors offer softer lines than their rectangular and square counterparts. Below are a few of our favorites, all under $200.