• Good or bad Karma? A tower of men blinded by Do Ho Suh
    Art

    Good or bad Karma? A tower of men blinded by Do Ho Suh

    Karma, a tower of blind men rising in the sky by Do Ho Suh. It is an intriguing sculptural installation by the Korean artist Do Ho Suh. He presents countless men sitting on top of another while protecting everyone’s eyes. The sculpture represents a spectacular human scale rising to the sky. Perched on the shoulders of the other, each man is successively blind. The Korean artist uses the human form to push the audience to think. His work constantly questions his own identity and individuality using the human body. These stainless steel men, different but recognizable entities, seem to move as one. His work could be interpreted as the representation…

  • Dream verandas: inside or outside?
    Decoration ideas,  Veranda

    Dream verandas: inside or outside?

    The veranda is an extension of the house. It can house a kitchen, a living room or even a room. It can be partitioned or completely open and offers a natural extension to your home by turning to the outside. With its large glazed areas, the veranda offers a panoramic view of the outside and allows an immense contribution of light. The conservatory also allows less use of electric light sources. Thanks to the sun that penetrates through the windows, the veranda makes use of the natural heat in winter and is a real living room pleasant and comfortable. Advances in construction, especially thanks to special gaskets and double glazing,…

  • Hanging glass meeting rooms in Copenhagen
    Architecture

    Hanging glass meeting rooms in Copenhagen

    Designed by the Scandinavian architecture firm Schmidt Hammer Lassen, the new headquarters of Nykredit, one of the leading banks in Denmark, continues to amaze. With a 10-storey structure, natural light penetrates easily thanks to an impressive glass facade. Most: three meeting rooms suspended and cantilevered on the third and fifth floors. The glass elevators, balconies and stairs provide a pleasant and surprising work environment. Great care has been taken in managing the heat inside the building. In winter the heat is conserved, and in summer, the freshness is preserved by the creation of a water reservoir and thanks to a double roof that allows a natural ventilation. Elegant and surprising,…

  • Galeries Lafayette Haussmann's Christmas of the Century: A Swarovski Fir
    Christmas,  Events,  Party decoration

    Galeries Lafayette Haussmann's Christmas of the Century: A Swarovski Fir

    For the anniversary of the centenary of the Dome and the end of year festivities, SWAROVSKI has created an exceptional work: the Christmas tree “Christmas of the Century” of Galeries Lafayette Haussmann. It is to be discovered until January 5, 2013. With more than 21 meters height the tree is gracefully raised in the center of the dome and remains the first tree exposed in Paris. It is adorned with 120 ornaments shining with a thousand lights and raised by a monumental chandelier 9 meters in diameter consisting of more than 5,000 Swarovski crystal faceted stars. Find the backstage of the assembly of the tree: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fazvXSunF-4 Good visit ! (Sources:…

  • Green Christmas: between recycling and natural decoration
    Christmas,  Party decoration

    Green Christmas: between recycling and natural decoration

    If you want to give a second life to your objects of daily consumption for an ecological Christmas and respectful of the environment, it is also an opportunity to make oneself decorations. You can then make your home a unique and original place for the holiday season. Christmas is a time of sharing and you can make your decorations with your children or your family. With a small dose of creativity and countless recycled items such as bottles, paper, ribbons, or whatever you’ve picked up in the wild, like pinecones, twigs, etc., you’ll make beautiful Christmas decorations. Here are some ideas of green decorations: (Sources: http://www.teteamodeler.com , http://maison-verte.ch , http://www.rustica.fr…

  • Fabulous entries
    Decoration ideas,  Entrance,  Rooms

    Fabulous entries

    The entrance is a place where we just pass. However, this is the first place we see when entering a home. I have selected some magnificent entrances, halls and corridors, which make these areas of passage, places where, finally … we would want to stay! , http://www.homebunch.com/ , http://georgianadesign.tumblr.com/ , http://sfair.blogspot.com/ , http://www.mydesignchic.com/ , http://blog.thepinkpagoda.us/ , http://www.southshoredecoratingblog.com/ , http://www.williamreubanksblog.com/classical-interiors.html , http://www.flickr.com/photos/williamreubanks/7296811796/ , http://thefoodogatemyhomework.tumblr.com/post/38036555859/longitudinal-foyer-in-lyford-cay-by-andrew , http://www.houzz.com/projects/53700/Keys-to-Happiness, http://www.houseofturquoise.com/ , http://www.coastalliving.com/homes/decorating/new-old-house-00414000072072/page5.html , http://splendidsass.blogspot.com/ , http://chinoiseriechic.blogspot.com/ , http://www.luxist.com/2010/12/14/malibus-la-villa-contenta-listed-at-75-million-estate-of-the/ , http://vignettehome.net/2012/04/23/designer-tee-dorothy-draper/ ) (Sources: http://cotedetexas.blogspot.com/ , http://www.homebunch.com/ , http://georgianadesign.tumblr.com/ , http://sfair.blogspot.com/ , http: / /www.mydesignchic.com/ , http://blog.thepinkpagoda.us/ , http://www.southshoredecoratingblog.com/ , http://www.williamreubanksblog.com/classical-interiors.html , http: // www.flickr.com/photos/williamreubanks/7296811796/ , http://thefoodogatemyhomework.tumblr.com/post/38036555859/longitudinal-foyer-in-lyford-cay-by-andrew , http://www.houzz.com / projects / 53700 / Keys-to-Happiness, http://www.houseofturquoise.com/…

  • Emerald green: the decor as a jewel
    Colors,  Decoration ideas,  Green

    Emerald green: the decor as a jewel

    1 Share 1 159 159 +1 Color of hope, green is an intense color. ) . The emerald green invites itself into the decor to transform your interior into a real gem with a decoration out of the ordinary (source photo: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/388505905327819261/ ) . Here are some beautiful decor ideas with the emerald green color: ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/304415256033858877/“> ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/57702438948234206/ ) ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/517843657125228286/“> ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/292382200780054079/“> ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/175640454189581452/“> ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/188940146840569605/“> ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/26810560251169650/ ) ) (source: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/159737118007980471/“>

  • Foot bath by Sicis: women's bathtub
    Art,  Decoration ideas,  Discovery

    Foot bath by Sicis: women's bathtub

    If you are a woman and you love to collect shoes, then this bathtub is for you! Both bathtub and giant shoe, this bathtub, designed by the Italian brand Sicis, is refined, elegant and at the height of chic. Thanks to the glass mosaic, which is reminiscent of the sequins of evening shoes, the pink bathtub also brings a design style and glitter atmosphere. The water mixer is integrated within the bathtub itself, its height is 165 cm by 270 cm with a height of 60 cm in a hip bath. In the bedroom and why not in the living room? This bath costs about 13000 euros. Beautiful all the…