Wood, Tile, Leather, Stone, Concrete…Realistic Wallpaper?!

Did you ever think you would see the day the words Wallpaper and trend coincided? Gone are the days that of lackluster, uninspiring wallpaper.  The “feature wall” is still the strongest element wallpaper brings to a room, but recently we are seeing it take over more than just one wall.   One of my favorite new trends ...

Wood and Crystal Chandeliers are a Natural, Elegant Lighting Option

We have been seeing lots of great Crystal and Wood chandeliers lately.  We love this style!  From industrial design to Baroque to organic it's a look that fits any design style. Check out a few with great looks! This lithe chandelier from Visual Comfort features a Belgian styling with a soft, rustic finish. The simple wood with ...

Top Design Trend 2013: Natural Wood Flooring

Wood flooring has seen a resurgence in its popularity for the last few years, but the latest spin on this old favorite  is the flooring trend toward LIGHT or NATURAL wood flooring. Light colors or natural surfaces look gorgeous in our minimalist environments.  They add warmth to a modern interior and they a compliment the look of ...

Wood in All of Its Glory

Wood is both universal and unique. No other material is as deeply embedded in the history, culture and life of humans worldwide as wood, yet every single piece of wood is unique. The color tone, texture, durability, flexibility and even sound qualities of different tree species have puzzled and challenged artists, architects, designers, builders and artisans ...

Elegant wooden sinks by Markus Horner

One step further past the luxurious and state of the art wooden bathtubs, most of which are varnished with the aid of yacht building technologies, the wooden sinks by Munich-born designer Markus Horner have become a refined piece of bathroom furniture. Made by the German company Ammonitum, these lavish sinks, with the hues of wood and ...