You Can Build this DIY Library Wall for Less than $600
Kristin Cadwallader of the blog Bliss at Home shows us how she built the library wall of her dreams—while sticking to a budget.
Roman and Williams
The New York home of designer couple Robin Standefer and Stephen Alesch, aka Roman and Williams, is just incredible, see for yourselves! I've collected pictures from a number of sources, you'll find the related articles via the links at the bottom of the post. I couldn't leave any of the kitchen angles out, as I love it so. The kitchen is created from separate pieces that have been painted in the same tone and joined by marble worktops. Add some industrial lamps and the result is just…
StairCASE: Ladder & Shelving Unit by Danny Kuo
We love the simple execution of Danny Kuo’s concept for StairCASE — a shelving system where the lower shelves double as a pull-out step ladder. The design allows a tall shelf to take advantage of ceiling heights but remain easily accessible to the vertically challenged among us…Great ideaDanny Kuo!Via: notcot.
Post Modernist Detail
By referring to the past in a modern interior, this oversized pediment was a historical embrace that brought back familiar ornamentation to the modern library designed by architect Charles Moore. The postmodern style started in the seventies as the new way of thinking in design. Aside from creating design solutions to reach the different heights of shelves in this library, classical concepts were reintroduced… Photo courtesy of House & Garden, photography by Tim Street- Porter
An Amazing Bedroom Makeover — Elements of Style Blog
I was checking out the designs for the One Room Challenge and was totally blown away by the master bedroom done by Design Daredevil’s Jessie Miller. Such a glamorous, awesome, amazing room! See the before pictures and more detail shots on her blog. The only thing missing? A copy of my…
Joana Avillez Artist Tribeca Loft | Domino
Joana Avillez shares inside photos of her amazing Tribeca loft. The illustrator's Manhattan apartment has a clever mix of her hip heritage and inner artistry. For more apartment decorating ideas, design inspiration and home tours go to Domino.
Favorite room of the week!
I can't get my eyes off this gorgeous library! The contrast between the tufted beige linen sofa and the dark navy built-in bookshelves are simply marvelous, drawing your eye to the lovely details of the beautiful sofa. I really like how the stylish acrylic and brass coffee table and the fabulous geometric rug are visually "lighter" to balance the heftiness of the darker bookcase. A chic, cozy and thoughtfully designed room space with great styling and delightful accessories, what's not to…