Minimalistic and unpretentious, a Zen bathroom is a perfect space for both relaxation and pampering. Find out how you can bring nature indoors and create your own realm of calmness.
Rococo and Baroque can be difficult to tell apart. Discover what distinguishes the styles of these two important eras. This article explains how to recognize style elements of Rococo and Baroque art, architecture and furniture while at the same time explaining the history that impacted both...
An overview of Art Nouveau from its origins in the late 19th century thru today: Find out What makes a design art nouveau? Why is it still so popular? Who were the artists and what did they create?
Charles Rennie Mackintosh was a true renaissance man who was directly responsible for iconic design that is still popular today. Discover what inspired him and learn about his myriad of contributions to interior design and architecture.
Familiarity with the history of wallpaper patterns, design, production methods, popularity, and usage is interesting and will help you decide which wallpaper is the most appropriate for your home.
Shabby chic style originated in Britain... and we want it back!
Gothic decor is for anyone who revels in oddity, mystery and archaism. Find out how you can transform your boring living room into King Arthur's private chamber.
Despite being centuries behind the advent of electricity, Baroque interior design made thorough use of light whether inside a church, home or palace. Baroque designers were aware of the dramatic effect lighting could have on presentation and in the nuances of architecture and they utilized any...
Feng Shui decor often incorporates Buddha statues or figurines. Unfortunately, many of us don’t know the in-depth meaning of Buddhism, much less the various poses it represents. With a glimpse into the world of Buddha, discover some secrets about Buddha and the positive effects it can have in...
Modern home furnishings deftly mix with the past and work with many current trends. It results in a comfortable and sleek home.