a Trip to a Bedding Showroom

 

 

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To be continued

 

Happy Saturday

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7 Beautiful Rooms for Your Friday Retreat

Hi, guys, it’s Friday! I hope you all have a very productive week.   Here is the summary for this week’s posts:

  1. Please click here to learn About Storage and Display System
  2. Please click here to learn one trendy color next year
  3. Please click here  to learn the basics on how to setup a beautiful table-top.
  4. Please click here to learn how wallpaper can transfer your home.

And today, I would love to share with you some of most beautiful and unique rooms that I came across for this week.

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I love how the traditional black-and-white houndstooth fabric on iconic Saarinen chairs complements with floral table-cloth to create a balanced Yin-and-Yang moment

Shop the Look:

Mid-Century Modern Woven Fabric Upholstered Accent Arm Chair Set of 2 (Houndstooth)

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Zuo Sappy Dining Chair, Houndstooth

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Black & Off White Table Cloth Napkins (100% Cotton, Floral Hand Block Print, 20X20 inch, Pack of 6) Properly Finished, No Fray Edges | for Home, Kitchen, Dining Room, Holiday

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Floral Tablecloth by Ambesonne, Watercolor Peony Flowers with Black Brush Strokes Romantic Spring Print, Dining Room Kitchen Rectangular Table Cover, 60W X 90L Inches, Light Pink Black White

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Crabtree Collection Deluxe Cotton Table Linens, Bright Colors for Kitchens and Dining Rooms – (Vintage Floral Napkin Set)

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I love how the designer arranges the artworks and fine furniture like a gallery wall.

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Homelegance 4605GY Metal Base Bench, Grey

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Modway Intersperse Button-Tufted Contemporary Modern Bench With Metallic Geometric Frame in Silver Gray

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Iconic Home Bruno PU Leather Modern Contemporary Tufted Seating Goldtone Metal Leg Bench, Black

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I love this white-on-white color palette in this relaxing and light-filled bedroom. I also love the wall-mounted nightstand which is able to use every square feet of the room.

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White Floating Nightstand with Drawer

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Kate and Laurel Kitt Floating Shelf Side Table with Drawer, Rustic Brown

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Linenwalas Bamboo Sheets Queen Size | Christmas 100% Organic Softest Moisture Wicking Deep Pocket Bedding | Silk Like Soft, Cooling Luxury Resort Bed Sheet Set (Queen Size, White)

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I love how they use the space underneath the stair to create a conversation corner.

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I love the way they style these two tiny kitchens by showcasing the organic wooden cutting boards.

Shop the look:

JAMIE OLIVER Acacia Wood Cutting Board – Small

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Palais Dinnerware Teak Wood Cutting Board – Wooden Butcher Block (13″ Round Teak Wood)

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I love how the black-and white artwork soothes this fetching vignette.

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Convenience Concepts Gold Coast Faux Marble Console Table

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Meridian Furniture 410-T Jade Collection Modern | Contemporary Mirror Console Table with Geometric Style, 48″ W x 14″ D x 31″ H,

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I love how this blush chinoiserie wallpaper adds touch of softness and sophistication to the space.

Shop the Look:

Removable Water-Activated Wallpaper – Chinoiserie Chinoiserie Pink Peony Bird Butterfly Flower by Domesticate – 24in x 144in Smooth Textured Water-Activated Wallpaper Roll

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Happy Friday

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7 Ideas for Wall Display and Storage Solutions

Often when my clients did their renovation, one of the challenges they face and would like to solve is to have more storages aesthetically.  After doing so many projects, I find out that vertical walls are actually pretty under-estimated spaces that could leverage and provide the solutions for the most make-over cases.  Here are 7 ideas for wall display and storage that are not only functional but elevate the rooms as well. let’s take a look.

  1. Float a sleek shoe cabinet behind the entry door , so you can organize your shoes neatly and nicely.

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Get the Look

Baxton Studio Simms 3 Tier Modern Shoe Cabinet, White

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Venture Horizon Triple Shoe Cabinet- Oak

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Tvilum 94047akuu Bright 3 Drawer Shoe Cabinet, Oak Structure/White High Gloss

IKEA.. 202.676.06 Brusali Shoe Cabinet with 3 Compartments, White

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IKEA Shoe Cabinet with 4 compartments, White 37 3/4×35 3/8″, 3026.23265.162

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Tvilum 4106849 Bright 4 Drawer Shoe Cabinet, White

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KOUSI Portable Shoe Rack Shoes Cabinet Organizer 48 Pair Tower Shelf Storage Cabinet Stand Expandable for Heels, Boots, Slippers, 8 Tier White

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Tvilum 41065uuuu Bright Shoe Cabinet 3 Flap, 1 Door, White High Gloss

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BISSA Shoe cabinet with 2 compartments, white

2.  Install a sleek spice/medicine/ jewelry storage cabinet just behind the door.

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Get  the look

Cabidor Classic | Behind The Door | customizable | Medicine, Bathroom, Kitchen Storage Cabinet

Cabidor Deluxe | Mirrored | Behind The Door | Adjustable | Medicine, Bathroom, & Kitchen Storage Cabinet

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FirsTime & Co. Mirrored Jewelry Armoire, Black

3. Install ceiling-mounted or wall-mounted open shelves for an industrial cool looking while freeing up more floor space and making the vertical space interesting.

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Get the Look

Industrial Retro Wall Mount Iron Pipe Shelf Hung Bracket Diy Storage Shelving Bookshelf (2 pcs)

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Yuanshikj 3Pc (42″ Tall 12″deep,3/4″) Industrial Wall Mount Iron Pipe Shelf Shelves Shelving Bracket Vintage Retro Black DIY Open Bookshelf Storage offcie Room Kitchen (3 Pcs 4Tier Hardware Only)

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To be continued.

 

Happy Thursday

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Tabletop Setup Before & After

One of the things I am passionate about all the time is to set up a tabletop for whatever the reasons .   It’s fun and  it’s about celebrating life with beautiful things.   Here are 5 elements to successfully set up a table:

  1. Runners, placemats,  or fresh-patterned tablecloth
  2. Chanderliers
  3. Candles
  4. Floral enter piece
  5. China

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Get the Look

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Shop the style

Cotton Clinic Set of 2 Table Runners Farmhouse 72 Inch Textured Woven, 14×72 Cotton Wedding Table Runners Fringes, Rustic Bridal Shower Decor Dining Table Runners Light Blue

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Le Sens Amazing Home Large Crystal Candle Holders Set of 3, 4.6/6.2/7.7 inches Height, Elegant Heavy Solid Square Diamond Cut Tealight Holders Sets, Centerpieces for Home Decor and Wedding

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10 inch Rectangular Modern Minimalist White Ceramic Succulent Planter Pot/Window Box with Saucer

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Chive – Hudson 24 Hole Flute, 24 Inches Long Rectangle Unique Clear Glass Bud Flower Vase, Low Laying Elegant Centerpiece, Home Decor Weddings (Large)

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DELUXE 6 Feet Tall FICUS Silk Leaf Artificial Tree + 8″ Base + 12″ Plant Pot Skirt. 18 Feet of Vine Adorn Wide Real Trunks With Green Leaves Allowing Maintenance Free In-Door And Outdoor Use

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10’’ Plant Pot by HOMENOTE, Modern Large Planter with Drainage Plug – Gold and Grey Detailing – Perfect Fits Mid Century Plant Stand

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Elegant Taper Premium Quality Candles Set of 12 Individually Wrapped (12 Inch, Light Blue)

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Zest Candle 50-Piece Tealight Candles, Turquoise Blue

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If you are interested in our interior design service, please contact info@khkdesignsinteriors.com

 

Happy Wednesday

BHER Color of the Year 2020

No long ago, BHER announced it’s color of the year 2020–BACK TO NATURE S340-4. It’s calm, gracious and balanced and easy on the eye. Inspired by nature, this fresh soft green hue   looks good indoor, outdoor at both  residential and commerical.

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Nicely blending in the surrounding greenery.
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A handsome door
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Outdoor oasis

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Peaceful living room
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The shade that quiet the kitchen

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Relaxing commercial workspace

Shop the color:

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Modern Design Fabric Accent Chair Dining Chair W/Solid Wood Leg Living Room (Bright Green) Set of 2

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Poly and Bark Modern Mid-Century Birds Nest Dining Side Chair in Green with Chrome Legs (Set of 4)

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Christopher Knight Home 301734 Zeila Mid Century Modern Dining Chair, Green/Light Brown

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Christopher Knight Home 297009 Acantha Mid Century Modern Retro Contour Chair with Footstool, Muted Green

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Avenue Six MLL52-M17 Loveseat, 51″ W x 29.5″ D x 31.5″ H, Green

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Christopher Knight Home 301885 Eilidh Buttoned Mid Century Modern Muted Green Fabric Chair,

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Sunrise Coast Torino Modern Linen-Upholstery Futon with Wooden Legs, Army Green

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Well Woven Madison Shag Plain Green Modern Solid Area Rug 6’7” X 9’10”

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Zuri Furniture Lime Green Lush Adjustable Height Swivel Armless Bar Stool

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Madison Park Crosby Storage Ottoman – Solid Wood, Leatherette Cover Toy Chest Footstool Modern Style Accent Stool, Corner Seating, Lift Top Organizer Vanity Chair, Bedroom Furniture, Green

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Happy Tuesday

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11 Wallpapered Rooms that May Inspire you to Re-think Your Interior WallS

From Arte-decor, geometric patterns to marbelrlized, textured and Chinoiserie wallpaper, today’s wallpaper design truly gives home owners more versatile options to dress up their home with a touch of personality. Yes, they are not like your great great grandma’s wallpaper and plus they are easy to install and remove.

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I like the idea to combine the wallpaper with national stone–it’s more fun and dimensional.
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This large-pattern wallpaper create dimensional backdrop for neutral and simple mid-century furnishings.
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The geometric wallpaper is riffing on the blue shade on the furniture.
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Subtle colored geometric walloper is warm and welcome.
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Silver-leaf wallpaper adds glam into this modern classic dining room.
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Bluish chinoiserie wallpaper is subtle yet dimensional and sophisticated.

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Timeless striped wallpaper.
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Classical Wallpaper
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Dark checkered wall covering envelops this music room.

Ready to shop the look:

 

Happy Monday

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3 Colors that are Trendy Now

It’s almost the end of August.  I feel I just cannot wait to see all of  the new color palettes in fall. Here are 3 colors that I start to see them everywhere and they may dominate the this coming fall season.

  1. Chili Pepper Red— a little bit red on accessories like purses, boots, socks, …etc pairing with warm neutrals  is fresh, exciting yet classic and ladylike.4f1fc827becf8fc62570522a43f1ef900cec1b2d68bce193054bc7b155734d0d

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2.Cinnemon:

Cinnamon is a warm, medium shade of brown.

Cinnamon is darker than shades like tan and beige but lighter than chocolate or true brown. Its warm undertones mean the hue can sometimes look red or orange-tinged. Cinnamon color looks fashionable, youthful and sophisticated when pared with checkered patterns and animal prints.

 

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Shop the color:

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3.Vanilla Custard

If you’re looking for subtler colors to try this season, then sumptuous cream and beige tones are your perfect choice. The expensive-looking neutral shades are gorgeous when layered in different fabrics.

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Shop the color:

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Happy Saturday

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3 Steps to Float a TV Wall

One of the things I like to do when I design a modern space is to add more layers for depths and architectural interests. Therefore, the space will not look too plain, cold and boring.

For San Gabriel Valley project we did, I added a white TV panel above the client’s existing white TV stand and float about 1″ from the wall, then install LED light behind of the white panel.

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So, here are 3 steps we did to achieve the look:

  1. Use 2×4 wood strips to build a frame onto the TV wall. The length and width of the frame are 2″ less than those of the TV white board cover.
    woodframe1.jpg2. Wrap LED tape light around the wood frame.

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Get the materials:

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3. Install the white cover on the top:

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You can paint it in white or cover with your favorite wallpaper. You also can use white hardboard from Home Improvement store and use end-cap around the wall panel.

Get the materials:

White Hard Board

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Hope you feel the above information helpful

Happy Friday

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Monday Inspiration–10 Living Rooms that We can Learn from

Hi, guys,  I hope your new week  started with a positive tune.  As usual, I love to share some rooms that I came across over the weekend.  The reason I share them here is not only because they are beautiful but also they are quite unique with full of good ideas and personality. Often, the rooms that touch our hearts are not the rooms that are highly polished, but rather approachable yet with some surprises.

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Love this cream-on-cream neutral color palette. The low-back sectional with performance fabric here is comfy, practical yet chic and stylish. The chandelier hanging over the coffee table here is quite quirky and playful. The blush and orange patterns on the throws add a touch of softness.
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A Frenchy Living Room Full of Match-and -mixingS from Different Periods.
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I love the contrast between the classical chinoiserie wallpaper with the abstract artwork. Also an IKEA lime color chair truly shows off the master skills of mixing  high and low here.

 

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Dusty rose color on this couch is quite romantic and unique.
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The lines in above design are quite neat while the round shape of the ottoman softens the interior a little bit.
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When a classical mural pairs with casual yet a clean white couch, the result is quite striking.
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The sophistication of wall panelings contrast with super casual comfy Moroccan rug.

 

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Flooring-to-ceiling bookshelf with artworks and upholstered arm chairs in the front
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The curve.
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The round artwork above the fireplace
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A Vintage Fashion Show with sexy colors.

Happy Monday

 

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Sunday Vibes

We like to take a casual walk at a neighborhood coastal resort  after a long run on Sundays. the late afternoon glow, the Mediterranean architecture details, french cafe, rose gardens, the sea not that far and the sunset…etc. are just like a dream to me.  Wouldn’t be nice to take a little get-away over the weekend to recharge once a while?

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I always like the Meditation stonework.
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Lush rose garden always make me feel great
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a coffee moment with some fresh flowers

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late-afternoon laziness
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Now, it is sunset time.
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Candles make me expect a romantic and peaceful evening

In case, you would like to incorporate some aged Mediterranean pieces for your interiors, here are some of my picks:

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Antique Table

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Happy Sunday