When we scroll through Instagram looking for design inspiration, certain types of pictures really start to stand out. There are the #IHaveThisThingWithFloors shots, the #IHaveThisThingWithPink pics, and of course the #DreamKitchen moments that we all aspire to. If these trends teach us anything, it’s that there are so many design moments in both our homes and our lives just waiting to happen! You just have to look for them, and make the most of those moments. One of our favourite types of design pics to find on Instagram are the spectacular #sidetables. Here are 12 bedside table moments we wouldn’t mind waking up next to.
The weekend hasn’t arrived yet, but let us set the scene for you. It’s Saturday morning, and you’ve blissfully been permitted a sleep-in after an extra busy week. The coffee’s brewing, the toast is just waiting for its avocado companion, and your weekend reading (the newspaper’s culture section or the latest US Weekly) is ready for you to read at a nice and slow pace. All that’s missing? The perfect nook to relax in for an idyllic Saturday morning. Here are some breakfast nooks to inspire you while you sip.
When you walk into a person’s home there are lots of clues to give away their design aesthetic or the overall vibe of their home. Something as simple as a welcome mat (or lack of) can completely reveal the homeowner’s personality, and thus the personality of their home. This is why putting thought into your entryway is so important. The entryway of your home is essentially the first impression you give your guests. It sets the tone for the space, and gives people a taste of what’s to come as they delve further into your home. Here are 10 entryways we found and fell in love with.
The lighting in your home is something that is important to think about. The lighting helps to set the mood and good lighting is key for showing off some of your favourite features in your home. You want it to be bright but not too harsh and having some lights that add in a little personality certainly don’t hurt either! Getting creative with your lighting is an excellent way to spark your home with some extra charm. We’ve rounded up eight examples to help inspire you to take your lighting game to the next level at home.
This may come as a shock to some of us, but the truth of the matter is, that Thanksgiving is just around the corner! It seems as though we were just celebrating a summer long weekend, and that it couldn’t possibly be Thanksgiving already, but it’s only 2 weeks away! If the hosting duties have fallen to you this year, then there’s no harm in getting a head start. Not only can you start planning the menu, but you can start putting together some fun fall decorations to make your home extra festive this year. Here are some great Thanksgiving decor ideas to get you started!
Decorating a home is a process. It starts as a big picture – what style you want the home to reflect, what vibe you want it to project – and ends with the little details. Once you’ve picked colour schemes and purposes for each room it’s time to add the extra touches that give each room that certain je ne sais quoi. If you’re looking for a special piece to tie your whole room together, give it a punch of colour, or inject some extra personality into the design, why not consider an area rug? Here are some rooms and rugs to give you inspiration!