Author: Charmaine

Decor 101 : Open Plan Homes
Interior Decor Glossary

Decor 101 : Open Plan Homes

Open plan homes were born out of a resistance against the boxed-in closed kitchens of old, allowing spaces to merge with each other for a more seamless ambience. Open plan homes began to be built more than a decade ago, and many homeowners today are adopting this kind of lifestyle. This style of […]

Decor 101 : Traditional Home Decor
Interior Decor Glossary

Decor 101 : Traditional Home Decor

Traditional home decor is one of balance, symmetry and style. It comes about from a deep sense of tradition and is often about bringing together a family’s decor style and adapting it to contemporary tastes. Traditional decor in a home brings together a sense of balance and symmetry in design. […]

Decor 101 : Industrial Home Decor
Interior Decor Glossary

Decor 101 : Industrial Home Decor

Industrial home decor is modern, raw and versatile. Although it looks simple, it conveys understated elegance and can be personalised to suit individual design sensibilities. Whether in a cosy studio apartment, a small flat or traditional home, it is easy to recreate an industrial look that is a reflection of […]

5 Ways to Incorporate Natural Stone in Kitchens
Kitchencyclopedia

5 Ways to Incorporate Natural Stone in Kitchens

Rough, textured and uneven, stone has its own natural, raw attributes that lends a beautiful aesthetic to interior spaces. Using stone in kitchen design is contemporary yet traditional, because it is rustic as well as sophisticated, a blend of familiarity and creativity. Although using natural stones is rather difficult, due […]