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    7 Indoor Plants That Bloom in Winter

    The joy of first snow is left behind and in Christmas season we still miss warm summer days. Our dreams of bright colors and cheerful greenery may come true when our potted plants start to bloom despite the cold!

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    10 Tips to Create Montessori Toddler Room (Part 2)

    Let’s see what else comprises an ideal toddler room by Montessori (see Part 1 here)

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    10 Tips to Create Montessori Toddler Room (Part 1)

    Many of us have heard about Maria Montessori and her tools of child development. But not everyone knows that her educational principles gave life to a separate same name trend of interior design.

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    Ascetic Contemporary Retiree’s Apartment with Parametric Elements

    Decoration of this one-room newly-built apartment took about 6 months. Its design concept was worked out by professionals of Dmytro Aranchii Architects Studio, which specializes on parametric architectural trends. Their approach may be identified as creative and mathematical at the same time, as it combines…

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    Tortora Color in Interior Design

    “Tortora” is an Italian word used to indicate a light-brown color with the shades of grey, or simply dove grey. This color is becoming increasingly popular in the world of interior design for several reasons: it’s neutral, it gives sense of protection and it visually…

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    Huge Creative Apartment with Art Gallery & Roof Exit

    This huge apartment with an area of about 500 sq. m. has an interesting history. First of all, it used to be a 17-room communal apartment shared by 17 families living here in Soviet times together respectively. Secondly, it belongs to a father of 7…

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    Point and Aim of Good Gun Room Design

    Gun rooms used to be such a simple concept. Tucked away in basements or outbuildings, all that had to be provided was plenty of storage along with safe, secure access for shotguns, rifles, kit and shooting paraphernalia. Glamorous it was not. However, with the rise…

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    The Feng Shui Guide to Doors and Windows

    You may or may not have heard of Feng Shui. It’s an ancient Chinese art based on the idea that everything, including inanimate objects, has energy, and that energies can be harmonised according to their placement. Feng Shui is essentially a philosophical system for harmonising…

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    Swiss Simplicity: Modern-Style Family House

    What comes to your mind when you hear the phrase “Swiss simplicity”? Probably, something laconic, definitely modern-style and surely concentrated on natural materials, such as wood, stone, glass and steel. The same image was in the minds of a Swiss family couple with 2 kids…

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    Berlin Bachelor Pad

    It’s always interesting to look at interior design projects, which are deemed special and “completely different from all other projects” by the designers who made them. Today we will speak about such an interior. It’s located in the heart of Germany, in Berlin, and belongs…

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    5 Exclusive Porcelain Sets from Latest Collections

    Exclusive designer porcelain is something to fall in love with once and forever. Who knows, maybe today true admirers of finer things will see their future family heirloom in our selection of new exclusive porcelain sets. All the table settings are backed up by comments…

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    Pros and Cons of Traditional Paper Wallpaper

    Do you consider paper wallpaper as a potential covering for your walls? Knowing all the pros and cons, it’s easier to make the right choice. We know them and would be glad to share them with you!

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    Home Library Design: Tips from a Professional Designer

    How pleasing it is to relax in a cozy arm-chair after a long hard day with your favorite hardcover novel. There is something romantic and aesthetical about it, especially in our era of computer technologies. Just imagine – the cracking fireplace, soft low lights, silky…

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    Self-Designed Apartment with English Motives

    Irene, a young woman from the Ukraine, has moved to a newly-built neighborhood in the suburbs of Kyiv at the end of 2011. The place was especially charming for her thanks to fresh air and a forest view opening from big windows. During 1.5 years…

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    DIY Bookcase: New Life of Your Basic Cabinet

    Got tired of your boring basic cabinet? Why not turn it into an amazing bookcase with a carved frame? This post will give you instructions on how to do this step by step. The key idea is to make the real bookcase look like a…

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    Modern Windows: 3 Functions Which Will Amaze You

    Windows do not only protect us from cold and heat, wind and noise of the street. Innovative technologies have already got to them as well. For instance, windows can monitor the temperature and get opened without your participation. And there’s even a computerized device, which…

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    Flexible Sandstone: Unique Natural Facing Material

    When deciding on facing materials, we frequently feel that we’ve already seen that before – our friend’s living room features similar wallpaper, this decorative plaster is used in our office, and these tiles remind of our favorite café.

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    Minimalist Family Interior with White Walls & Lovely Wallpaper

    Helen and Victor have long lived abroad, and on coming back to Moscow knew exactly what kind of interior they want to see in their future home. What they mostly desired was minimalism, white walls and plenty of light and air. It wasn’t an easy…

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    DIY: Paper Lanterns

    Paper lanterns are so light, delicate and elegant, they are so good in adding softness and warmth to the atmosphere of our homes and so irreplaceable in creating a cozy holiday atmosphere, that we don’t hesitate to present you a pretty quick and easy DIY….

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    Gorgeous Blue & White Hospital Interior

    Do you know a hospital where you would like to get and spend some time? Probably, no. And we do know such a place – the interiors of this modern hospital are so amazing that people would definitely want to come back here again and…

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    Four Trendy Wall Colors for Spring 2017

    Pantone Inc. has announced the major colors for year 2017 only recently, and the British brand Farrow & Ball specializing in wall paints and paper has already launched a collection of trendy spring colors. This season designers offer to combine bright, saturated, expressive colors with…

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    Hand-Made Wall Christmas Trees

    It’s hard to imagine Christmas without a beautiful spruce. In our minds and hearts it has become a true symbol of this holy day. But sometimes our dwellings are too small to arrange a full-fledged spruce, or we start to live apart from our families…

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    Bentwood Chair by Michael Thonet and its History

    It’s hard to believe this, but the history of bentwood chairs, true longsellers of interior design, started back in 1840s, almost 200 years ago. This chair, as long as a huge group of other bentwood furniture, appeared thanks to the invention of a new steam-bending…

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    English-Style Apartment of a Hunting Club Member in Moscow

    When Andrew got the keys to his new apartment, he had no idea what kind of interior he wanted to see there. He asked professional designers for help and they came up with an idea to decorate this spacious flat in English style. Why English?…