New Look for your Home: Trends for Spring 2021.

trends for spring 2021

New look for your home: trends for spring 2021. Let’s discover together the interior designers tips!

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New furnishing trends for this spring include eco-friendly materials, neutral colours and the downsizing of spaces to increase the comfort and brightness of the home.

viccarbe ace armchair

Get the look with:  Levitt sofa

If you are not lucky enough to have a house with a garden, the only solution is to recreate a relaxing and serene environment inside, using eco-friendly materials such as wood or natural stone. And to make the atmosphere lighter, there is nothing better than wood or stone in light shades, which makes us imagine we are in a garden even inside the city flat.

miniforms lem sofa

Get the look with:  Lem sofa

Renovating the home doesn’t mean that you have to change all the furniture. Sometimes you just need to redistribute the space in order to increase the natural light coming in through the windows and optimise the artificial light through lighting systems.

miniforms sergia armchair

Get the look with:  Sergia armchair

It is not necessary to furnish the whole house with expensive designer pieces. Sometimes all that is needed is an object that stands out, and that connotes the whole environment with its distinctive personality. So an original table or particular chairs may be enough to give a touch of class to an entire environment.

miniforms colony armchair

Get the look with:  Colony armchair

Neutral colours such as grey in all its shades are back in vogue at this time. Leaving bright colours aside, interior designers recommend using the most neutral, versatile and elegant palettes as the main colour, and adding a few touches of colour here and there… for example on accessories…

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Obviously, due to this period of health emergency, we are forced to redesign and rethink living spaces through the use of functional, convertible and versatile furniture that allows us to work and at the same time live our daily lives.

viccarbe trestle table

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Finally, the trends for spring 2021 could not fail to include the hygge component; that is, making the home a welcoming and relaxing refuge thanks to the hygge style, to live well and happily in your own home in harmony with yourself and your family.

hygge design

Discover more about the  Hygge style

If you liked our blog post “New look for your home: trends for spring 2021” have also a look at Ideas and Tips: How to make the Living Room Larger

 

 

 

 

Ideas to Decorate a Cozy Bedroom.

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Ideas to decorate a cosy bedroom: a welcoming nest in a few steps.

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Relaxing in our own bedroom for a deep and restful sleep able to give us new energy: this is everyone’s dream, maybe at the end of a long day of work. To make it come true, it is important to furnish the room with care, creating a relaxing and restorative environment.

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There is no need to ask for help from a specialised designer or interior architect to create a warm and welcoming environment, capable of giving peace and serenity: just follow a few style tricks and work on a few simple details.

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Decorate the walls.

If you desire to change the colour of the walls, we recommend relaxing colours such as blue and light blue; or very soft colours such as cream, pastel green or lilac.

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Another idea could be to consider wallpaper, or wood-panelled walls or stylized floral decorations for a minimal and personalised style.

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Decorative Elements.

Equally important are the furnishing accessories. If space permits, it is possible to furnish the room with a refined and elegant pouf and footrest. Placed near a coffee table, they will create a corner of privacy and relaxation where you can dedicate yourself to your hobbies, from reading to listening to music.

flou tadao bed

flou notturno chabby chic bed

The Upholstery.

But in the bedroom the real protagonists are the fabrics, i.e. the upholstery of the bed, curtains, rug and furnishing accessories: choosing the right ones means revolutionizing the appearance of the room in a single stroke.

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Cushions and Pillows.

To complete the bed area there are soft pillows to be placed over the blankets. The most appreciated are the rectangular or square ones which, if combined correctly with the linen and the walls of the room, can recreate suggestive plays of colour and make the room welcoming as well as chic.

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All the products in the pictures: Flou collection.

If you liked our blog post “Ideas to Decorate a Cozy Bedroom”, have also a look at Why are Upholstered Beds so Popular?

Get a look at our bed collection on Lomuarredi’s shop

 

Home Decor Ideas for Autumn Season

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Home decor ideas for autumn season: how to give the home a warmer and more comfortable look.

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With the arrival of autumn we feel the need to make the house a welcoming retreat, a nest in which to take refuge when the days get shorter and protect us from the temperatures that begin to drop.

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Let’s discover together the most effective tricks to use to decorate the house in the cold seasons!

Accessories

It takes little to give rooms a more comfortable look, for example by choosing the right textiles for the living room and bedroom, opting for soft and comfortable pillows, rugs, poufs, wool blankets and fabric covers.

piero lissoni sofas

ogo bali pouf

Get the look with  Bali Pouf

The Sofa

If you are planning to change the sofa, we suggest you to choose a very soft and enveloping fabric model with a chaise longue or additional modules that allow the user to lie down and sleep.

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The Reading Corner

A reading corner is one of the focal points of the home during the cold seasons. Also in this case a very comfortable armchair with a high and enveloping backrest is a must. Another solution could be a chaise longue that would give a touch of style to the room.

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A Cozy Bedroom

As far as the bedroom is concerned, you have to focus on the most important element: the bed. If you have a bed with a wooden frame and headboard, we recommend you to abound with accessories: pillows, blankets, upholstered benches and furnishing accessories that balance the minimalism of the bed.

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If you feel like changing your bed, we recommend a model with upholstered frame and headboard; a soft but modern, comfortable and informal one like Flou’s Nathalie bed designed by the great architect Vico Magistretti

flou nathalie bed

If you liked our blog post “Home Decor Ideas for Autumn Season”, have a look at Small Living Room Decor

 

Small Living Room Decor

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Small living room decor: some creative and smart solutions to furnish a small living room following the latest trends.

miniforms botera sofa

When you have a small living room you should use some tricks to make it cosy and elegant, avoiding the two most common mistakes: making the room “heavy” and making it less functional. So the two keywords for this year will be: order and minimalism!

miniforms mastea coffee table

Get the look with:  Mastea coffee table

Order

Order always comes first! In a small space it is necessary that the visual impact is always pleasant and harmonious, so it is important to avoid clutter or a decorative style that includes too many accessories, such as the Boho Chic style, for example.

miniforms boterina armchair

Minimalist style

As far as style is concerned, it is advisable to opt for minimalist and/or modern style. Few pieces of furniture with clean, rounded lines (the new trend for the autumn/winter season), accompanied by some design elements to give a touch of class to the environment.

miniforms soda coffee table

Small comfortable sofa/armchair

The living room, regardless of its size, must be able to function as a space for relaxation and entertainment. So, let’s opt for an extremely comfortable and enveloping sofa and/or armchair with soft lines that will create a pleasant contrast with the minimalist style of the room.

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Pouf

The pouf, versatile and multifunctional, is a useful and almost indispensable element in a small living room. It can be used in various ways, to sit, rest your feet when lying on the sofa or as a coffee table.

miniforms botera pouf

If you liked our blog post “Small Living Room Decor” have also a look at How to Decorate a Small Flat

 

How to Decorate a Small Flat

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How to decorate a small flat: the keyword is few, but designer pieces of furniture!

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Decorating a small flat can be a pleasant and fun experience. You don’t necessarily need an interior designer, just follow a few small steps for a satisfactory result!

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1) The first rule is not to overfill the space by “smothering” it with furniture and accessories. Few but the right pieces!

saba valentine armchair

2) Be sure about the style you want: modern, shabby chic, vintage, contemporary, boho chic… Try not to mix the various styles together, because you would risk the “bazaar” effect that is not suitable for a small environment.

saba baby geo armchair

3) Study the lighting points well. Light is a fundamental element especially for a small flat that may not have a terrace. Focus first on how to use the available natural light and then on artificial light.

miniforms colony armchair

Get the look with: Colony armchair

4) As far as colour combinations are concerned, it is better not to exaggerate! It is not recommended to create an environment that is too neutral, but also an environment with too bright colours. The key word here is: Balance.

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5) If you can, we advise you to choose designer furniture and avoid custom-made furniture, as if you were to change home one day you would avoid buying other furniture. Designer furniture is of excellent quality, long-lasting and easily adaptable to any space.

miniforms acco table

Get the look with: Acco table

If you liked our blog post “How to Decorate a Small Flat”, have also a look at Optimizing the Domestic Spaces

Ideas for Decorating an Empty Wall

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Some interesting ideas for decorating an empty wall using designer accessories.

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Leaving a wall of the house completely empty could, in some cases, compromise the visual impact and harmony of a room. Especially in large rooms, if they are not palaces or period houses, it is always advisable to decorate the walls with method, using different colours, wallpaper, silk-screen printing or elegant design accessories. And it is precisely the latter ones that we will deal with in this post.

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Wall clocks

Design accessories with original shapes can be easily combined with any furniture and style of the house but also with any wall colour. For example coat hangers or colorful, elegant and sophisticated wall clocks.

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Tapestry rugs

Another idea we propose you is to use tapestry carpets, such as Nanimarquina’s Hayon x Nani instead of a painting. These types of accessories, made entirely by hand, are true works of art.

nanimarquina hayon x nani

 

Where to buy the  Hayon x Nani rug

Acoustic panels

How about, instead, using nice acoustic panels, like the Beetle from Sancal company, to decorate the wall of your living room? The designer was inspired by the exhibition rooms dedicated to entomology and their terrifying showcases of insects…

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Coat hangers

If the empty wall is located at the entrance of the house or in the hallway an idea would be to opt for a wall hanger… maybe coloured or in contrast with the colour of the wall.

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Mirrors

If you love mirrors, why not putting some designer ones in the empty wall of your bedroom, hallway or even in the living room? Learn more about how to Decorate with mirrors

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Shelves

It’s very useful using some shelves with minimalist design to give a touch of class to the environment and also as a space-saving solution. Beautiful the aluminium model, Wogg 10 by the Swiss company Wogg.

wogg 10 shelf

Where to buy  Wogg 10 shelf

If you have decided instead to leave the wall in issue empty, we recommend that you play with the lighting, choosing chandeliers with a modern design in order to liven the environment up.

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If you liked our blog post “Ideas for Decorating an Empty Wall” have a look at Decorating the Pool Area

 

 

Rediscover the Domestic Environment

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Rediscover the domestic environment: how to re-evaluate and make our home more comfortable.

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Re-evaluating your home and then turning into an interior designer can be a funny and rewarding experience. No one knows its own home better than you and especially its weaknesses and strengths.

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Whether you decide to totally change the decor, simply repaint the walls or add a few new accessories, the keyword remains the same: comfort!

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All the boredom and anxiety we’ve experienced during this lockdown can be turned into creativity! We realized that home, being the place where we spent the most time during this period, must be suitable for our needs, must be a peaceful and relaxing environment, now more than ever!

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It doesn’t matter if we don’t live in a super luxurious environment; the important thing is that it reflects our personality, so that we like it and that it is comfortable.

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Definitely the living room is the most used area of the house. So we recommend quality armchairs and sofas that will last over time; a versatile design that fits almost any style and that it looks beautiful to the looking eye, turning the living room into our “corner of paradise”.

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The bedroom, which until a while ago was used only for sleeping, has now taken on a new role. Indeed, if it is skilfully furnished it can become almost a second living room. Thanks to chaise longue, benches, armchairs and coffee tables the bedroom can be used for breakfast, to rest and even to work.

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Another simpler way to re-evaluate your home is to add objects and decorative elements such as plants and flowers (both real and fake) that give a touch of colour and liveliness to the environment.

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Finally, you can opt to change the color of the walls, perhaps taking a bit of a risk and avoiding the usual white color. Painting the walls can be a very fun activity that involves the whole family!

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Let’s use our creativity and the time we have at our disposal in a constructive way creating a small refuge that can make us happy!

Find some inspiration in our beautiful shop Lomuarredi

If you liked our blog post “Rediscover the Domestic Environment”, have a look at The Natural Style at Home

 

Smart Working at Home

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Smart working at home: how to furnish the office space at home.

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Due also to the health emergency from corona virus the concept of office work has completely changed. The work of the new millennium is smart and mainly “from home”. The advantage is time management: in order to achieve the required goals or deadlines we can modulate it independently, the risk is that we never disconnect.

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Create a cozy environment.

In this new context, the boundaries between work and private life seem increasingly blurred and balancing needs is not always easy. It is advisable to create a small working corner all for us, even if you live in a small apartment, where you can arrange your working day in a harmonious way.

 

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In today’s modern homes, an environment specifically dedicated to smart working, like a real studio, is a bit obsolete. Hence the need to set up a space inside the living room or even in a bedroom, with versatile and very elegant solutions. Let’s see some examples.

miniforms jumbo desk

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Get the look:  Jumbo desk

Avoid office furniture.

One very important thing: no desks and office chairs or cold materials, which remind us of the rigidity and formality of the workplace. The smart working  corner should be pleasant, welcoming and reflect our personality and tastes. So even a simple footstool could be used as a chair…

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A very important element is the lighting.

If your office corner is illuminated by natural light, this is sure to be a great luxury. Sunlight makes everything more relaxing not only for the spirit, but also for the view.

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But in the evening or on dark days it is important to have a good source of artificial light at your disposal; for this you will need to choose the most suitable desk lamp.

Finally, don’t forget the comfort!

If, as in this period, you are forced to work from home for many hours, choose ergonomic, enveloping armchairs, perhaps even with a high backrest that allows the spine to remain straight.

sancal casta armchair

Get the look:  Casta armchair

If the office corner is used for a short time, just for the time to take a look at the email, socials or quickly arrange some documents, you can bet much more on aesthetics than comfort.

sancal collar chair

Get the look:  Collar chair

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If you liked our blog post “Smart Working at Home”, have also a look at The Smart Evolution of Common Areas Furnishing

 

 

 

 

Living Room and Open Space Kitchen

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Living room and open space kitchen: what is the most suitable finish for the furniture?

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Do you like the idea of having living room and kitchen together in one place? Some interesting ideas from which to take inspiration to furnish your living room and open space kitchen.

sancal midori stool

Get the look:  Midori stool

When opting for an open space environment, you also have to decide between two alternatives with regard to furniture: choosing the same furniture for both environments or different ones?

sancal collar chair

Get the look: Collar chair

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sancal pion table

Get the look:  Silla40 chair

In recent years, manufacturers have begun to create truly interesting proposals for a unique style, suitable for both large spaces – to be enhanced by colour contrasts between floors, walls and furniture – and smaller ones, where perhaps a predominance of light colours can help to increase brightness.

sancal tonella sofa

Get the look:  Tonella sofa

In today’s houses, often very small, especially in the city, combining living room and kitchen can be a necessity as well as a trend: the result is a living area where the actual working area and the typical elements of the living area such as cupboards, bookcases and equipped walls coexist.

sancal tortuga armchair

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Get the look:  Tortuga armchair

Opting for the uniformity of the furniture, the modular elements that furnish the kitchen extend with the same finishes and the same colors to the living room, creating a pleasant common thread. You can also give a touch of liveliness to the environment by choosing some colorful furniture, with an original shape.

sancal mini tortuga armchair

Get the look:  Mini Tortuga armchair

By combining kitchen, living room and dining room you certainly gain more space and above all more light. In addition, family relationships also change. Nowadays it is almost unthinkable to have in an apartment with less than 80 sqm a kitchen divided from the living room. So let’s give life to our inventiveness and imagination!

sancal magnum armchair

Get the look:  Magnum armchair

If you liked our article “Living room and open space kitchen” have also a look at The Smart Evolution of Common Areas Furnishing

Mediterranean Decor Style

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Mediterranean decor style: when the light has a great influence on our feeling for colours, warmth of materials and attention to details.

viccarbe maarten table

Get the look:  Maarten table

Mediterranean decor style means to create unique spaces thanks to warm and timeless pieces, perfect for integrating well into many different environments (home, office, meeting rooms, hotels, restaurants, cafés, airports, schools, universities or libraries).

viccarbe season armchair

Get the look:  Season armchair

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Opt for sustainability which means furniture that will stay with us for the longest time possible. Furniture we won’t want to throw out. Consequently, the concept of environmental sustainability becomes very important from the furniture’s conception, right through its design until the end of its useful life cycle. Buy sensibly and consume no more than necessary. Quality ahead of quantity.

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viccarbe quadra chair

Get the look:  Quadra chair

In marvellous Mediterranean cities the sun shines 300 days per year; so walls are painted in white colour, sofas and armchairs are upholstered in pastel or neutral colours fabric, tables and chairs are made of light wood.

viccarbe nagi armchair

Get the look:  Nagi armchair

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One of the key points of the Mediterranean style is to furnish without weighing it down. Furniture and accessories must be able to find space without overfilling the rooms. The impact of natural light in the living room is crucial.
If there are large windows in the room, light and light curtains will allow the sun’s rays to filter into the room.

viccarbe fedele armchair

Get the look:  Fedele armchair

 

 

viccarbe step sofa

Get the look:  Step sofa

 

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