The first half of today’s post is dedicated to making smart design choices. By giving your powder room a clean, tidy look, you will set the foundation for an organized space. Plus, your bathroom will have a clutter-free feel that will make it extra obvious when something is out of place. Which will encourage you to sort it or stash it!
Comfort and modernity get a move on, when Jai Jalan waves his magical wand and conjures up some fabulous furniture designs.
Contemporary fireplaces allow you to get inventive with your kitchen design and the way you utilize the fireplace. A popular idea is to put the fireplace in an area where it can serve the kitchen, dining room and the living space in the open plan living area. Two-sided and three-sided fireplaces allow you to get this done with ease, and these smart fireplaces also become the protagonist of your cheerful and inviting ’social zone’. Those trying to take the experience of adding a fireplace to the kitchen can also take things to a whole new level with smart kitchen islands that house a fireplace within. For a kitchen that is simply sensational!
If recent trends are anything to go by, then a sleek, contemporary kitchen with polished finishes and glossy surfaces is definitely a thing of the past! As much as the late 90s and early 2000s moved toward kitchens with clean lines and a monotonous, factory-made look, homeowners are quickly turning toward more ‘natural‘ designs with styles such as farmhouse, rustic, industrial and country once again making a big splash. And the gorgeous Granduca from Marchi Cucine is a charming and tasteful addition to this growing lineup of stunning family kitchens.
There’s no kitchen without a kitchen island, even if you think that such a piece isn’t for a small kitchen, you are wrong. Kitchen islands are super functional: these are cooking, washing, peeling and storage pieces;
If you aren‘t convinced, you can browse through the set of pictures posted here. Jon Ryder, a gentleman from Sheffield who simply loves and adores his yellow Ferrari Spider has found a place for his car in his a comfortable living room along side a television set, furniture and tiled floors. He is not alone. There are many who have this fancy. Take a look.
There are containers that slide in and out to make cooking fast and easy; made out of light bamboo, the piece is built for double-sided use. There are three sizes available: Mono, Mini and Phoenix, which are great for various kitchen sizes; it is easy to take it outdoors to cook for a barbecue with friends or have it handy for picnics.
What do you like most anyways? If it‘s the contrastive interiors, nothing can be more soothing than an amalgam underscoring modern black and white living rooms with wooden cabinets. Well, those who prefer sociability will sure fall for the stylish coffee tables with lacquered wall units and simple sideboards. If you‘re able to see all sides and the collection inspires you, check out more images after the jump.
Step-down or sunken living spaces have a long history that goes back to the late ‘50s. The style is making its way back to the modern interiors because of more practical purposes. This style of dropping the floor is necessary where raising the roof is not possible. The use of partitions, walls, or thresholds also facilitates smooth transition from one material to another, which is rather difficult with open floor plans characteristic of mainstream design.
Crafted to showcase the very best of country style from Southern France, it captures and translates the many sights, sounds, flavors and the dreamy magic of sunny summer evenings in Provence into the modern home. It is easy to instantly fall in love with this artisanal kitchen that is filled with the very best of modern kitchen appliances, even as it enchants you with stone and marble worktops, textured walls and traditional cabinets set into masonry niches.