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Are vertical subway-tiles the new way to go?

We have seen the subway tile trend being used in kitchen, bathroom, in industrial lofts, counters as a backsplash for years now. Inspired by the wall pattern found in metro and subway stations this “halbverband” (half-offset) way of laying tiles has found its way into many homes. We ourselves have enjoyed and used this pattern for some time now. However, we are ready for a change.

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Close up picture of the Interior Hoch 2 special edition Stand-up Candle Holder by ZWEI Design on the Vitra Metal Side Table next to the Thonet 209 Bent wood chair. By ZWEI Design.

Light wood, ceramic and foraged flower arrangements

This blog post is dedicated to a brief history of time. Looking back on how my love for foraged flowers, an 30-Year-old Thonet 209 chair and 6 Years of marriage all came together at one point. Michal and I celebrated our 6 year anniversary on September the 8th. Celebrating our anniversary is something Michael and I have not been the best at. Our last 5 Anniversaries where, how can I put this…. somewhat “non-existing.” …

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Dubrovska Studio | watch out for brass and cane weave shutters

The amazing work by Dubrovska Studio. After getting an overwhelming response on this Photo, I had to dedicate a blog post to this amazing project called sense.  I am deeply in awe of this interior. The soft powdery colors and textures used, create an almost surreal atmosphere. This interior really was created to speak to our senses.From the Formakami Lamps for &Tradition by Hayon Studio to the sink all materials are humble, honest and somehow rudimentary...

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Talking to Studio from Scratch | Industrial design from Switzerland

Hello Patrik, Thank you for taking the time to tell us a little bit about your industrial design studio, you co-found together with your colleagues Roger, Stefanie and Marco in the lovely Swiss village Männedorf. Les's kick this off with a Quick introduction and some info that describe your team best! We are four industrial designers who ventured into making our own products. Ultimately this is a designer's (or ours anyways) ultimate goal: To...

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inspired by color, dusty and rustic red, brown and gold tones

Totally on trend right now are dusty, powdery and rustic colours. We definitely are jumping on that color-trend-train! The soft, yet earthy aesthetic does speak to my longing for a natural, calming and honest interior. These colors are genuine and objects within that color scheme somehow feel routed and honest to me. If you open your eyes, you naturally find these beautiful nuances of powdery colors everywhere. That little bit of...

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A starter home with a calming and cozy Scandinavian interior

We just completed our first full remodel and interior design project, YAY! We had the pleasure to work with the best first client you can wish for, uncomplicated, trusting and open to our ideas! The transition from "having" to "living" in a home Our clients were (and still are :) ) a young couple about to be married, buying their first "real" home together. I remember that phase in Michael's and my life very...

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