Tag : styling

Transitional Living Rooms

Transitional living rooms are the perfect combination between traditional and modern living spaces. While these living rooms encompass the key elements of the traditional living room, making the space seem as homely as possible, transitional living rooms are more open plan, bring and contemporary. With large windows, multiple light textures and

Yellow love

Yellow is uplifting and cheerful, it is an inspiring and bright colour. There are many shades of yellow, all as inspiring and creative as each other. Lemons, mustards, bright yellows and pastels. In interiors, yellow can create balance and warmth especially. Its very fresh and positive when being featured as lemon, pastel

Vignettes

Vignettes are small arrangements of bits and pieces in coffee tables, book shelves, benches and anywhere else that are placed in specific places with specific items to bring texture and warmth to a room. The ways in which vignettes are arranged is not random, in order to have a successful and

Beautiful rustic chic

Textures timbers and neutral tones are key elements of rustic chic interior design. This style is all about texture and colour - particular pieces can vary from many other design styles. French provincial, vintage, Scandinavian, industrial and retro are some popular interior design styles that go hand in hand with rustic

Master Bedroom

Master bedrooms can be tricky. Sure, you spend a lot of time in there, but for most people, the majority of that time is spent sleeping. It's for this reason that many people have a complaisant attitude when it comes to the master bedroom, which is totally understand about. Who

Open Plan Spaces

Open plan living spaces seem to be a recent phenomenon in the architecture industry, and so they should be! They bring people together and can be used as a space for everyone and everything instead of leaving set activities to set rooms. Unlike older houses where it is clear what room

Retro Spaces

Retro interior design - groovy colours and patterns. Orange timber furniture, tapered legs, curves, bright pops of colour, crazy floral patterns and shag rugs. The retro 60's era was also the era of designer furniture - Eames, Noguchi, Thonet Bentwoods, Le Corbusier, Xavier Pauchard, Hans Wegner, are just a couple of designs/designers

Orange love

Orange is a colour that speaks of adventure and energy. It is a warm colour that reflects positivity. Orange is not a subtle colour - it draws attention to itself and is poppy! The orange colour spectrum is large and varied, from pastels and peaches to deep burnt oranges. Orange is a colour

Quarterly Blog Review

Can you believe how fast the year has gone? It feels like two weeks ago it was Christmas and all the madness that ensues at that time of the year! At Silk Home we have been working hard to not only stage homes but also put out content for everyone who

Silk Home, Modern Retro Design

A young family, a professional couple with two young children, had purchased a property and were at the time, in the middle of renovations. The couple had already purchased a beautiful leather lounge and tin coffee table from their previous property, and from the design style exercises we completed with