Mirror mirror on the wall

I'm all about mirrors right now... ... Not because I like to look at myself all the time :) but because I find mirrors to be one of the coolest and versatile interior decor features at the moment. The time of boring simple square or rectangle bathroom mirrors with clip on lightings is over. In my design process mirrors have become a central part of the decor and design concept.   The Fringe...

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Know your space, create the right atmosphere – Part 5

Design for the right type of space! As we have already talked about in previous posts, understanding and archiving the right atmosphere is quite a complex matter. Even more so, if we look at space itself. If we want to understand Space we should know that there are four different areas of spaces we can create an atmosphere for. Public, Semi Public, Semiprivate and Private areas. Each of these areas will communicate...

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Influencing the way we experience space – Part 4

What influences the way we experience space? Before creating a space with a distinct atmosphere it is crucial to understand the difference between intended atmosphere and perceived atmosphere. Intended atmosphere is the way a space is designed to be experienced. Generally the creator of that space will make these decisions based on the  Identity, purpose and the emotional involvement that space is supposed to communicate. Perceived atmosphere is the way every...

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Atmosphere and the role of design

What to look for in an atmosphere, the role of design In the previous blog post "Talking about Atmosphere and why it matters" I talked about Atmosphere and how it refers to the sensorial qualities that are being found in any space: sight, sound, scent, and touch. In this post I want to take a closer look, on how we can influence these qualities through design.   Atmosphere & Design I am going to take...

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Talking about Atmosphere and why it matters

What is atmosphere? We all know about it, we all feel it and we all talk about it. - Atmosphere -, but what is an atmosphere, and why does it matter when talking about space?   Definition of atmosphere. Literally, atmosphere describes the space or air surrounding us. Atmosphere is always present and usually describes the „emotional quality“ of a space. It is an immediate form of physical perception, and is recognized through our...

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Learn about design basics, share your knowledge!

Why we all learn more whenever we share our knowledge! I love that as a creatives our boundaries are not limited anymore! I love that I can try out things. Our digital age made it possble that we have access to knowledge that supports us on our journey of creativity! What seemed impossible, nowadays is possible! Who thought, that we could be a generation that can be whoever they wanne be....

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