viernes, 22 de febrero de 2013

DIY Utility Bucket Ottoman

Design*Sponge

I love a clever DIY project, especially when it uses an unexpected or overlooked material. This project uses a humble orange utility bucket as the base of an amazing upholstered ottoman. The product of a collaboration between Liz and Rachel of Commonwealth Vintage Rentals and Leland of Revive Upholstery Design, this utility bucket ottoman was inspired by a trip to Home Depot. Looking for material

Kitchens from Italian Maker GeD Cucine

Interior Design Ideas

Italian company GeD CUCINE, founded in 1969 in Biancade, combines tradition with modernity to create their kitchen designs, reveling in en vogue trends and cool new lines like this selection below. In a town historically dedicated to furniture manufacturing, the company has grown and evolved to suit contemporary life, consolidating its approach at the start of the millennium by adopting the concep

Thermoslate, el panel solar de pizarra natural que pasa desapercibido

Decoesfera

Mucho ha llovido desde que allá por el 2008 os hablé por primera vez en Decoesfera de las propiedades de la pizarra, su belleza, su resistencia y sus incipientes pinitos como complemento decorativo, más allá de las aplicaciones tradicionales de cubiertas, pavimentos y revestimientos verticales. Ahora ya la tenemos por todas partes, aunque no ha dejado de perder su esencia y su valor primigenio,

The Humanity Fragrance Project & Giveaway

Design*Sponge

Perfumer Anne McClain of MCMC Fragrances works right around the corner from us at Design*Sponge. Weve been lucky to peek inside her beautiful home and get to spend time with her outside of work hearing about the passion she has for her work and what inspires her. Travel is an important component of Annes inspiration, so recently she decided to launch the Humanity Fragrance Project as a way to giv

Idea para reciclar cucharas de plástico

Decoración 2.0 » , Decoración 2.0

Buenos días amigos! En el espacio de hoy hablaremos sobre una estupenda idea con la que, además de poder convertir en un centro de mesa infantil, podremos divertir a nuestros hijos!Si te gusta reciclar, aquí te dejamos una estupenda idea para utilizar cucharas de plástico que ya no queramos, siempre limpias claro!Además también podremos reciclar la cubierta de la sorpresa de los huevos Kinder, de

Meredith Bohn Interior Design

House of Turquoise

Showhouses are always so inspiring! Meredith Bohn, an interior designer out of Hollis, New Hampshire, designed this elegant master bedroom and bathroom from the 2012 York Historical Society Designer Showhouse and it s filled with great ideas, all captured beautifully by photographer Greg West. I love how she used the Farrow Ball Silvergate wallpaper throughout the space, but created panels to i

Win a ticket for Blogging Your Way E-course with decor8

Bloesem

Do you wanna be a BLOG BOSS too? Or learn how to become one just Like Stefanie, Holly and me? Then sign up for the next Blogging Your Way: an awesome e-course founded by best-selling author, freelance journalist and stylist, Holly Becker from decor8.Blog Boss is for those who know the basics of how blogging works (how to write a post, how to publish a post, how to add images to your posts, how to

Aspiradoras especiales para elérgicos: cuál elegir

DecoEstilo.com - Portal de decoración

Las aspiradoras se han convertido en una ayuda inestimable en el hogar. Pero si necesitas una nueva, conviene tener en cuenta una serie de consejos importantes. No te conformes ya con viejos modelos obsoletos y anmate a comprar la ltima tecnologa, capaz de aspirar partculas microscpicas y hacer la vida ms fcil a los alrgicos y a los que padecen insuficiencias respiratorias.Con la llegada de la pri

Entertaining DIY: Seashell Candles

Design*Sponge

Tomorrow were doing a French-themed entertaining post that had us focusing on mussels for a while. After toying with a few DIY projects to go with the table settings (the rest will be on the site tomorrow), we decided to go back to basics and make some quick and easy shell candles. This is my favorite sort of project, one that takes next to no time and very little money. All you need are some she

Enredando con Photoshop · Playing with Photoshop

VINTAGE & CHIC: decoración vintage para tu casa · vintage home decor

Tal cuál. · Without photoshopdespués de jugar un poco. ·After 15 seconds playing with Photoshop.Estoy alucinada con lo que una mínima edición con Photoshop puede hacer en una foto. Desde que me compré la nueva cámara me ha dado por investigar un poco por ahí (lo que no haya en internet....) y, además de sentirme como una tonta redomada por no haber usado este programa más que parasilutear, recorta

GRIS Y BLANCO / WHITE AND GREY

DESDE MY VENTANA

Me encanta este rincón de trabajo, pequeño, bien iluminado y con una mezcla de gris y blanco capaz de transmitir toda la calma y la paz necesarias para concentrarse en la tarea.Ha finalizado ya el plazo para apuntarse al sorteo de A Quinta da Auga. Habéis dejado en total 99 participaciones; esta noche tras el sorteo de la ONCE sabremos quién podrá disfrutar de esa maravillosa estancia en el hotel.

Cool DIY Ombre Tile Coasters

Shelterness

Cool ombre coasters to protect your table? Easily! The supplies are ceramic tiles, Mod Podge, felt and tissue paper. Cut your tissue into 4 squares at least 5? in size. Coat your tile with Mod Podge and then apply the first square centered on the tile. Cover with another layer of Mod Podge by starting in the center and moving to the outside to smooth away all the wrinkles. Apply the 2nd piece of t

Interior Inspiration: 12 Fabulous Fireplaces

Design Milk

From slick black exteriors to crisp white interiors with pops of color, our roundups offer gorgeous, themed glimpses of design. This week, in honor of the big chill (though, full disclosure, Im actually in Florida), weve rounded up a dozen fireplaces that really warm up the room. Above: In what seems to be a modern rustic, wood-clad sunroom, Seattle-based firm DeForest Architects used a contrasti

Colecciones Dedon 2013

DecoEstilo.com - Portal de decoración

La primavera est a la vuelta de la esquina y es hora de empezar a poner a punto la terraza y el jardn. Son muchas las firmas que ya han empezado a presentar sus colecciones de mobiliario y complementos para esta temporada 2013, hoy vamos a ver lo que nos propone la firma Dedon.COLECCIN DALA, HOMENAJE A LA ARTESANALa coleccin DALA de Stephen Burks, est inspirada en los asientos improvisados de los

Innovative Mirrors That Improve Your Posture by Miior

Design Milk

I dont know how your bathroom is set up but my mirror seems to be a million miles away from me and I have to contort and get up on my tippy-toes just to look closely at my face. I actually have to go and use another mirror to put on mascara I find it to be very frustrating, and Im sure, ladies, Im not alone, right? Miior is here to solve that problem. Founded by two brothers, Polish company Miior

Make it yours - bring your style into your home!

decorology

Most of us would probably like to be described as stylish, though not everyone has the same opinion of what is stylish. All the same, here are some ways to bring out or attain your style in your home.The EntertainerSome people earn the title of a stylish person by throwing unforgettable dinner parties, backyard soirees, etc. We?ve seen in movies or real-life examples how someone hosts guests in th

Voting Open in our Scarf Design Challenge with Front Row Society

Design Milk

I am so excited to announce that voting is now open in our Visceral Textures Front Row Society/Design Milk scarf design challenge! Check out all the 2D texturey goodness over on Front Row Society and vote for your favorite (voting closes on 2/28)! Three winners will get $1,000, a percentage of sales and the opportunity to land in some fantastic retail shops around the world. Plus, they will also

Estantería silla Bookworm

Decoración 2.0 » , Decoración 2.0

Buenos días amigos! hoy en este espacio hablaremos sobre una interesante estantería, que además tiene otras funciones de lo más curiosas.Del equipo holandés de Ateliero 010, proponemos esta estupenda estantería y silla, con variadas funciones.Su nombre es Bookworm y creo que esto lo dice todo. Esta estantería es perfecta para añadir libros y además un perfecto rincón donde leerlos.No es muy grande

Vinilos realistas de animales del bosque

DecoPeques -Decoración infantil, Bebés y Niños

Ayer encontré en Babyccino estos stickers tan realistas de animales llegados directamente desde un frondoso bosque a la habitación infantil. ¡Qué originales y diferentes a lo de siempre!  ¿no? Los fabrican en dos tamaños, los de  talla XL son espectaculares , incluso  alguno lo veo tan realista que hay que pensárselo bien antes de ponerlo, no vaya a ser que al peque le imponga mucho tener que comp

Decoração- Misturando Estampas

Design e Decoração- Blog de Decoração

Você gosta de olhar a mistura de padrões na decoração? Quando esta combinação é bem feita, transmite um calor especial e personalidade única para o ambiente.A mistura de padrões podem ser feitas em paredes, pisos, estofados, cortinas e acessórios. Mas a dica que dou é experimentar com pequenos passos. Estamistura é uma forma de arte, e às vezes só precisar exercitar. Algumas dicas:1- Primeiro é a

Oficios Deco - ALFOMBRAS: AL RESCATE DE UN MITO

Nuevoestilo

La familia Rica Basagoiti recupera técnicas olvidadas para realizar las históricas alfombras hispanoárabes. El mismo corte raso de la lana, idénticos colores vegetales, un fabuloso acabado antiguo y, por supuesto, el empleo del nudo español, único en el mundo.

 

 

Get out of the House: National Parks & Winter Camping

Design*Sponge

National Parks print by Ello There After a few days of unseasonably warm weather, its gone back to being cold and drizzly here in Brooklyn. While thats perfectly expected for this time of year, Ive been struggling to get out of the house and stay active (at least in terms of staying inspired). One of the things I committed to doing in 2013 was finding ways to get outside and see new things. That i

Octagon Marble Plates

Design*Sponge

Ive got a major thing for marble. When we were at Malene Bs home last week, I kept staring at her marble countertops like a weirdo. They make everything look so clean and polished and grown up. These marble plates at Jayson Home are probably the closest Ill come for a while to marble in my kitchen, so Im coveting them pretty intensely. Cut from white marble in the shape of octagons, each plate has

Winter Camping Roundup

Design*Sponge

Today Im excited to launch a new column inspired by my desire to get outside a bit more this year. In honor of my first posts theme ? Winter Camping ? I thought Id start things off with a few camping-themed products to set the scene. From warm blankets and socks to colorful tents and sleeping bags (that you can walk in!), theres something here for seasoned campers and new outdoor enthusiasts alik

DIY Planter Box Centerpiece

Shelterness

We?ve already told you of some spring table centerpieces that you can easily make yourself, and here?s one more idea! The supplies are two 1x6x4 whitewood boards, 2×4 stud, Gorilla Wood glue, stain and nails. Cut your boards, using glue and nails to attach the 1×6?s to the 2×4. Cut 2 small pieces of from the stud to finish off the sides.  To achieve that look, you may use upholstery nails. Now tak

Cómo hacer una funda para la cámara de fotos.

DECORA DECORA

La cámara de fotos es la compañera de trabajo de cualquier bloguer. La mía no es una compañera muy buena. Mi cámara de fotos no es ni una reflex ni mucho menos. Mi cámara de fotos es una cámara que por no tener, no tiene ni ganchos en los dos lados para poder colgarla al cuello. Por eso le he hecho esta funda.Seas o no seas bloguer, si como yo tienes una cámara de fotos no demasiado buena, pero no

UN REGALO MUY ESPECIAL

DESDE MY VENTANA

Seguramente recordaréis este post en el que os hablaba de A Quinta da Auga, un hotel (perteneciente a la prestigiosa cadena Relais Chateaux)totalmente recomendable tanto por su decoración como por su situación en la zona residencial de Santiago de Compostela.La noticia que hoy os traigo es que elHotel ofrece un bono gratuito de estancia y spa para sortear entre los lectores de desde my ventana; u

3D Pen Lets You Doodle Right off the Page and Into the Air

Design Milk

Although at first glance, this pen isnt much to look at, once you see it write, you wont believe your eyes. As an avid doodler, I can attest that this is a game-changer. Created by the co-founders of WobbleWorks, with over 20 years collective experience developing gadgets and toys, the 3Doodler (as its called) is a pen that literally writes in the air. The 3Doodler uses ABS or PLA plastic as its

DIY Rose Tea Lights For Spring Nights

Shelterness

Spring is the time of flowers and everything is in blossom! Let?s make some spring-themed tea lights in the shape of roses. The supplies are fabric rose petals, tea lights, a glue gun and plastic spoons. Remove the handles from the spoons and glue your petals onto the spoons. Glue the spoons to the top of the tea light, add another layer to the bottom half. Cover the rest with a layer of petals, l

A new fleet wish-boats

Bloesem

My dear friend Jurianne Matter re-invented her first and very succesfull product, the paper wish-boats by giving them a gorgeous new pattern and color palette. The little paper boats are designed to sail out to celebrate weddings, newborn babies, birthdays, anniversaries or sometimes even as treasure ships (with money or candies). With a bit of inventiveness you can also make a unique paper chain

¿Buena o mala idea? Un columpio como mesilla de noche

Decoesfera

A nosotros nos parece una idea muy original y vistosa, pero estamos seguros de que habrá opiniones enfrentadas en cuanto a usar un columpio como mesilla de noche para el dormitorio, así que vamos a intentar analizar los pros y los contras de esta idea. No negaremos que el resultado es muy llamativo, pero también es cierto que puede resultar una instalación demasiado compleja para una simple mesil

Kellie Smits

Bloesem

I am a huge fan of my Kellie Smits, founder and owner of funky online shop Buisjes En Beugels +++.She is not only a webshop owner, she is also super talented and a very creative person, a lady with style! First she started her own fashion line for kids and about a year ago she launched her first furniture piece. The insekt desk in green is simply beautiful. I am proud she is a sponsor of Bloesem.B

Inspiración beach

DecoEstilo.com - Portal de decoración

El saln que os mostramos hoy est inspirado en la decoracin de esas casas de playa decoradas con muebles de bamb, una decoracin que se repite hasta la saciedad en lugares de vacaciones, pero que nunca pasa de moda.En esta ocasin se ha combinado con una gama de tonalidades muy frescas, y tambin muy presentes en esa decoracin playera a que hace referencia. Tonos amarillentos, azules, verdes, beigesEn

Lasso: Flat-Packed Slippers

Design Milk

Its still winter in many parts of the world (or some weeks it is, and some weeks it isnt hello, global warming!). Lasso came about when Gaspard Tiné-Berès went off to school and needed slippers to tolerate the cold stone floors. Taking a piece of spare felt and a sneaker lace, the first pair of Lasso slippers were born. After 164 prototypes, the design was perfected and Tiné-Berès brought Ruben

Round and Round with Fab!

Design Milk

The following post is brought to you by Fab. Our partners are hand-picked by the Design Milk team because they represent the best in design. Since you read this blog and youre a lover of all things modern design, Im sure youre already aware of Fab, the design shop filled with tons of curated quirky, modern design products. Its like Design Milk for shopping! I visit Fab multiple times a week to see

Puerta Fichet Spheris

DecoEstilo.com - Portal de decoración

Fichet Point Fort, fabricante de productos de alta seguridad para el hogar, acaba de lanzar lo que ya han bautizado como la puerta definitiva . La nueva Spheris, puertas de seguridad que anan tecnologa y diseo a partes iguales, y adaptadas a todo tipo de viviendas.La Spheris es una puerta diseada para cumplir la misma misin de proteccin que las cmaras acorazadas de los bancos o los museos, pero

Get Out! Birdhouse by The Federal

Design Milk

Ottawa-based design house The Federal has crafted a stylishly modern sanctuary for your bird friends to find comfort. The Birdhouse is made of lightweight aluminum in any design lovers favorite colors, CMY (cyan, magenta, and yellow), and is held together and strung up with a leather string. Its constructed of two parts making cleanup a breeze and allowing for mixing the pieces into various colo

Teal Room Tour

Design Crisis

I know it sounds like I think Im a rock star or something, but I am pretty excited about this tour. I mean, I only finished this room seven months ago, but back then I was carrying a 700 lb baby in my belly and couldnt muster the strength to really show you around the place. I also couldnt tie my own shoes, however thats another story.Fast forward half a year and Im down to my pre pregnancy weight