Monthly Archive: July 2016

Shop Houzz: Laundry Room Refresh (148 photos)

Lighten your load in the laundry room with some practical additions. Incorporating a sorting, drying and ironing station will increase efficiency, and if there’s room, a utility sink will come in handy. Finally, make your space a little easier on the eyes with fun decor and lighting, so you’ll love spending…

a first look inside rafael viñoly’s 432 park avenue in new york

new photographs offer a look inside the tower for the first time, which, at 426 meters (1,396 feet), is the tallest residential building in the western hemisphere.

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Rethinking Beige in a World Gone Gray (18 photos)

The gray bandwagon has been rolling along for a few years now, and many interiors have succumbed to the cool elegance and versatility of the gray spectrum. Beige as our pet neutral got left behind sometime after its 90s heyday, but some designers are giving beige-based neutrals a fresh…

Summer Decor Colors: Crushed Peach, Deep Indigo & Oatmeal

SHOP THE LOOK: fig.1 | fig.2 | fig.3 | fig.4 | fig.5 | fig.6 | fig.7 | rustic | nautical | organic Three’s company? Well, it sure is a case of company for the better when it comes to this colorful trio. Crushed peach, deep indigo and oatmeal join together for this week’s Bright.Interiors posts that shines the light on the perfect palette for colorful summer decorating – in fact, it’s force to be reckoned with! Sure, blue and white is a classic palette that has an enduring and dynamic quality that sees it somehow feel fresh season on season. Yet, add in a dash of soft blush pink and a hit of intense indigo, and somehow that classic palette elevates to a whole new level. The key here is to make sure you temper the peach and blues with a neutral – oatmeal shades work great at this. Think: a weathered, whitewashed table lamp, or a rustic wooden bench placed along the dining table or at the foot of the bed. When it comes to fashion, we think of layering as something for fall. However, when it comes to decor layering is your best friend all year round, and […]

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Le Corbusier’s Villa Savoye encapsulates the Modernist style

World Heritage Corb: one of the most important buildings by architect Le Corbusier from the 17 that have been to UNESCO’s World Heritage List is Villa Savoye, the top-heavy weekend retreat created as a Modernist version of the French country house (+ slideshow). (more…)

Photo Flip: Bar Cart Bonanza (50 photos)

A popular location when guests are over, a bar cart is also an ideal spot to showcase beautiful art and accessories. Here’s a collection of some of our favorite bar carts with plenty of decorating inspiration. Click the first image to enlarge the photo, then use the right arrow to

A Calm Kitchen for a Busy Family (9 photos)

Once tired, cramped and dark, this London kitchen underwent a five-month renovation that included adding new skylights and opening the back wall to the garden with bifold doors. The family opted for a breezy, coastal feel with a mix of smoked oak and the palest blue cabinets.