Category Archives: FURNITURE & ACCESSORIES

How To Choose The Ideal Fireplace?

How To Choose The Ideal Fireplace?

How To Choose The Ideal Fireplace? A fireplace can be the focal point of a room so it important that not only does this feature look attractive but that it also fits in with the rest of your décor. Here are just a few tips that can help you to pick the ideal fireplace for your home.


Period style fireplaces

Period style fireplaces are a wonderful feature and can add that extra touch to a room that is decorated in a traditional style. If you want an authentic fireplace then you will have to do some research on the age of your property and the relevant period designs.


Dining Sets For Small Spaces

Dining Sets For Small Spaces

Dining Sets For Small Spaces – To discuss about home furnishing, decoration and other related things you have to maintain the space factor in each room. Now the problem is of space and area. Modern interior designers are making new ways to achieve the solution of the problem of space. Placing right dining room furniture and accessories is the right and vital thing to do. It is all about placing the furniture at strategic locations to make your space look bigger.

However, for this, you need to first select the right furniture for the purpose. Here are some interesting dining room table and chairs options to choose from, especially if you have limited space in your house.

Downlights In Your Bathroom

Downlights In Your Bathroom

Downlights in your bathroom – The popularity of the installation of downlights in the home is on the rise due to their versatility and ability to blend into any space and décor. It is a fixture that houses the globe in the roof and sits flush with the ceiling. One of the rooms that can hugely benefit from downlights is the bathroom, providing that you choose the right spots in the ceiling to install them and the right globes to illuminate the space.

There are a number of benefits for the homeowner when it comes to installing downlights in the bathroom, including:

Decorative Plates By Piero Fornasetti

Decorative Plates By Piero Fornasetti

Decorative Plates By Piero Fornasetti – Italian designer Piero Fornasetti (1913-1988) is the famous for his mysterious and quirky pieces. Fornasetti lived and worked in Milan all his life and was one of the most prolific decorative artists of the 20th century. He was a painter, sculptor, decorator and engraver. His style was one based on illusion, architectural perspectives, and a number of themes such as the sun, faces, playing cards, fish and flowers, from which he made seemingly endless variations.

Born in Milan in 1913, Fornasetti grew up under the influence of functionalist restraint but, by looking at his work, it’s obvious it didn’t restrain him.

Collecting Dolls: 20th Century Dolls

Collecting Dolls: 20th Century Dolls

Collecting dolls: 20th century dolls – At the beginning of the 20th century dolls began to be made in a variety of new materials, especially celluloid, composition and plastic, but also in fabrics such as stockinet and felt. French and German manufacturers continued to produce dolls and adapted to the new media, especially celluloid. Some manufacturers even brought out new versions of dolls in celluloid made in moulds previously used for bisque dolls.

American composition dolls from the mid-20th century and later tend to be slightly more expensive than their German counterparts. American manufacturers steadily increased in prominence, making dolls in all media.