Little details as inspiration

Often it’s the little details and everyday things that inspire me the most. The cement walls in our basement have metal rust markings. I am fascinated by the flow of nature that we are surrounded by and historic artifacts. These elements have been the core of my inspiration and have influenced the aesthetic in every… Continue reading Little details as inspiration

Original, Simple, Subtle: Soft Minimalism

I’m slowly shifting from monochrome interiors to more of a soft, subtle colour palette that we are seeing emerge into Soft Minimalism. It’s easy on the eye with the light colour palette of earthy tones, simple shapes and natural materials that are soft and nominal. These warm tones aim to dispel the myth that minimalism… Continue reading Original, Simple, Subtle: Soft Minimalism

Spring in mind- The Bathroom Essentials

As a designer and homeowner who has recently renovated our contemporary bathroom in a timeless monochromatic palette, it is time to change up our bathroom ranges as these sunny teaser days are getting us ready for the warm weather. With the virus keeping us indoors recently, we may not enjoy the outdoors quite like we… Continue reading Spring in mind- The Bathroom Essentials

Spring Wear with Lazuli

Part 2 As the days are getting warmer we head into spring, we start engaging with the outdoors and a different way of life. Keeping to a comfortable, laid back look that is suitable to our new environment. In collab with Lazuli Clothing we carefully selected 3 simple looks that are bold in colour for… Continue reading Spring Wear with Lazuli

A Modern Bedroom

Simple, natural design was the inspiration for our loft. The warm colour palette, the vaulted ceiling adds an organic and raw aesthetic that complements our lifestyle and functionality of the space. When it comes to the home, I look at adopting a holistic approach to all aspects from the kitchen to the bedroom. Opting for… Continue reading A Modern Bedroom

Designing the Essentials: Subtle, strong, yet nostalgic interiors:

June Edition Introducing a monthly guide to designing the essentials for your home, with local artisans, designers and craftsman. This month we start strong and nostalgic with incorporating a crafted dining table, contemporary art, comfort seating and meaningful ceramic sculptures. Simplistic and thoughtful designs are often the most sophisticated. Textured walls with stream line furniture,… Continue reading Designing the Essentials: Subtle, strong, yet nostalgic interiors:

The power of Natural Green in our homes

Being exposed to the outside whether it involves greenery, fresh air or water makes us feel good. It provokes the release of good endorphins that assist in our moods and wellbeing. That’s why bringing a little outside in will make all the difference. Paint colour Implement restorative green shades into your space through wall colour.… Continue reading The power of Natural Green in our homes

Wake up your walls with 10 tones

It’s that time of year to start thinking about freshening up your walls for the holidays. This week we will be showcasing 10 Plascon colours to ‘wake up your walls’ from the trending tones of the colour forecast (https://plamenadanieli.com/2018/09/23/colour-forecast-with-dulux-2019/) we are seeing for 2019. Walls are a simple and inexpensive way to freshen up a… Continue reading Wake up your walls with 10 tones