Origin of the metro tiles Photo credits: As de Carreau Hector Guimard is responsible for this tile covering the metro vaults and corridors. This French architect designer became known at the beginning of the 20th century thanks to his metro entrances, some of which still exist today.
Linens can really change the mood of a room. If it is inevitable in the dining room or the bathroom, we often forget that it is also essential in the kitchen! To no longer have mismatched linens, to have easy access to them, and to warm your room, the editorial staff has found you clever decor ideas.
You want to fix a kitchen unit, a television or a shelf in your Placo® wall but you are afraid that it will not hold? Contrary to appearances, Placo® plates are resistant and can bear a certain weight, using suitable dowels. What are the different types of plugs suitable for Placo® partitions?
The Brandt brand is launching a new line of tumble dryers, which includes two models adapted to everyone's needs. Depending on the location of your device and the area of the room in which it is installed, you will have the choice between the Top model and the Front model. Each of them also has many features and options, to be taken into account depending on your use and the number of people in your household.
At a time when Ikea hacking - this activity aimed at diverting and revamping the furniture of the Swedish giant - is in full swing, Jana Cagin and Mikael Söderblom have imagined a new way to customize them: Pretty Pegs. Between playful shapes and offbeat looks, these amazing replacement legs will bring a nice touch of fantasy to your interior!
As you know, after having suffered a certain disavowal a few years ago in favor of painting, wallpaper is making a comeback. No wonder, the designers are full of imagination to offer us wallpapers that are always easier to install and above all always more original. If you like a slightly unusual decoration, you will be enthusiastic about these new graphic and design collections perfect for spicing up and giving character to a room.
After a first successful book published in 2010, Sarah Lavoine signs today Thus be style, a book full of decorative tips and good addresses, but not only ... To find out more, don't wait any longer and devour this exclusive interview from the famous interior designer. Five after the release of your first book, Sarah Lavoine Interior Architecture, how did the idea of “So be style” germinate in your mind?
This 31 square meter apartment, located in the XVII arrondissement of Paris, has been completely renovated. Regarding the small main entrance, the owners wanted to have a more ergonomic and practical space, especially to be able to store clothes without losing space.
Ready-to-go dishes worthy of a Michelin-starred restaurant? Here is the very attractive idea imagined by chef Anne Sophie Pic, who partnered for the occasion with the Swiss start-up Nutrecia. Its concept - called Chef cuisine - is based on the ultra-precise heating of ready-to-eat dishes: a new form of gastronomy that promises to revolutionize the world of home delivery!
Always more practical, multifunctional and mobile, the furniture adapts to the constraints of today's small spaces. In addition to the classic mezzanines, there are smart pieces of furniture on the market that often combine several functions to optimize the smallest square meter… while remaining very decorative!
It's time to take good decorative resolutions to give a little facelift to the house. Bringing your cocoon up to date allows you not to get bored. However, we avoid the misery. To do this, some essential maintenance work will enhance your property.
Scandinavian style is at the forefront of the trend! To revamp your Nordic-style kitchen, all you need is a few decorative accessories. Here is our selection of utensils, furniture and crockery to take you straight to Scandinavia, for less than 200 euros. Choose white furniture: 70.19 euros per chair For a Scandinavian style, prefer white furniture, or in gray tones.
Clean, colorful or rustic, your wedding table should look like you while impressing your guests. To personalize it without breaking the bank, nothing like a few accessories which, combined with white or colored dishes, will bring the final touch to your dinner. Here is our selection that will make D-Day an unforgettable day ... Treat the centerpiece The table decoration at a wedding deserves a setting worthy of the name.
Welcome to the cheerful and colorful world of Miliboo! The French brand of contemporary furniture offers us again this year a wide choice of furniture and accessories at low prices. Find online the essentials of a stylish decor for all rooms of the house, and let yourself be tempted by our accessible shopping selection for everyday life!
Concrete is always popular in our interiors! Far from being considered a cold material, it dresses all our rooms with style and modernity, from the bathroom to the kitchen, including the dining room. To adopt it on a wall as on furniture, opt for the easiest and most economical solution with a concrete effect coating.
In this Lyonnais studio located under the eaves, the spaces were neither optimized nor delimited. The owners therefore called on Marion Lanoë, interior designer, decorator and color designer in the region. The constraints of this site were obviously the slopes, but also the fact that the apartment is located on the fifth floor without elevator!
Flexible at will, the Cube is a box mixing metal, wood and glass on a very bright 9m² surface since 50% of the walls are glazed. Easy to assemble, set up and connect to water and electricity networks, the Cube can have many uses and can be fitted out in many ways.
In this Parisian apartment for seasonal furnished rentals, the owner wanted to create a second bedroom while keeping a closed kitchen. So she called on Alexia Rhodier, from the Sweet Home Staging agency, to create a new kitchen and create a child's bedroom in the old kitchen.
As you approach the New Years Eve meal, you must be preparing your shopping list to establish your menu. If you want to serve the traditional Christmas turkey or capon to your guests, you will have to use the oven well and master the cooking of the meat perfectly, otherwise the evening will be ruined.
With the trend of industrial design that has invaded the world of decoration in recent years, we have seen wooden pallets reused in all forms. Another trend in recent years, the standing desk (understand office height), begins to conquer French companies after having conquered those of Silicon Valley.
The open kitchen, also called American kitchen is a conception of space that is back in fashion. Having a dining room distinct from the kitchen is now over, the trend is to have a single living room where the two spaces coexist. But before tearing down walls in your home, here are the tips to follow so you don't go wrong.