Give your kitchen a certain je ne sais quoi with French country kitchen ideas that touch on Provencal, farmhouse, and shabby chic styling…
Whether your home renovation goal is to add more light into a so-cozy-it’s-cramped living room, or polish up an outdated kitchen into a place worthy of both making meals and hanging out, windows—specifically their placement, size, and quality—can make (or break!) a design.
This room is meant for play, not endless meals. For homeowners Carissa and Eddie Chu and their three kids (plus one more on the way), maintaining harmony depended on keeping clutter at bay in shared spaces. Carissa worked with designer Rona Graf, principal of Grace Blu Interior Design, to ensure their playroom weaves together smart built-ins, open floor space, and a cozy reading nook.
Over the years, we’ve seen our fair share of white kitchens and it sounds like you have, too! Lately many of you have been writing in to tell us you’re bored of the traditional all-white kitchen. But there are so many ways to add interest to this classic look. So, we’ve compiled some of the best white kitchens that have graced our pages and we want to hear what you think: Are white kitchens boring or brilliant?
When it comes to interior design, we’ve all heard “contemporary,” “industrial” and “art deco” thrown about, but do we really know what they actually mean? It’s time to decode these popular interior design styles and break down the elements of each so we can all be confident we know exactly what we’re talking about!
Whether it’s on chinoiserie ceramics or the streets of Santorini, Greece, blue and white is a classic color pairing that never goes out of style. Come summertime, this duo pops back onto our Pinterest boards for the nautical edge it brings to our homes and cottages — blue calls to mind calm seas and skies, and clean and simple white is its perfect mate. Get inspired to use this timeless color combo with our best 50+ blue and white rooms below.