Monthly Archive:: August 2012

Light, space and atmosphere: three words which should be at the forefront of your mind when designing, redesigning or modifying a home. Amazingly, the ideal level of each can be created simply with mirrors. Now, we all know mirrors. We brush our teeth in front of them, straighten our glasses with their help and blame them for minor (or major…) weight fluctuations. Mirrors aren’t just every day decorations. There are specific ways in which we can use mirrors in order to create space, brighten up a room or attract attention to certain areas. It’s just a question of choosing the right mirrors for the right home. There are so many styles of mirrors, with nearly limitless versatility. Smoke & Mirrors Most of us have mirrors [&hellip

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5 – Contemporary Sofa Beds. Right, we’re not talking poking yourself in the eye with rusty springs from a 20 year old sofa-bed, which fell off the back of a truck. We definitely aren’t talking bargain hotel sofa cushions, designed to be put in a bed shape on the floor, and we probably aren’t talking getting home after one too many drinks and being completely unable to fathom the workings of an overly complex mechanism. A sofa bed might have connotations of neglected spare rooms or unwanted cousins coming to stay, but in reality a contemporary sofa bed can be a beautiful and stylish addition to the home. There are two ways in which a sofa bed can succeed in being both stylish and practical [&hellip

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