9 Alfresco Dining Ideas

With the weather getting warmer, we cannot wait to set up a beautiful table for alfresco dining with the colorful fresh spring blooms and garden greenery. Today we are going to share 11 ideas for alfresco dining.

A blue hand block-printed tablecloth anchors this outdoor dining space with a chic boho vibe.

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Tour A Chicago Home With Modernist And Classical Vibe

The neutrals never go out of style. They not only create a calming and soothing home, but also can serve as a sophiticated backdrop for one-of-the-kind artworks and stylish furnishings that reflect who yo are and tell your own stories . Artist   Josh Yöung’s Chicago home is such a example.

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Tour A Modern Sleek Manhattan Apartment With A Casual and Cozy Vibe

A modern and sleek minimalism style doesn’t need to be cold and stark. We came Across this Manhattan apartment today and were drew by its color palette, fluid floor plan and just about right doses of Patten and texture to make it warm, inviting and youthful.

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The entry door design is quite striking and sets the tone of the uniqueness of the interiors.

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Tour a Comfortable and Glamorous Modern Home in Melbourne

We came across this Melbourne apartment today and were impressed by its museum-like space artfully filled with bold furniture and interesting objects. What even amazing is that this apartment is actually not that big but the designer himself curated such a sophisticated interior that everyone is going to fall in love with.

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Overall, this is a quite clean-line modern home. However, the orange brown low-profile velvet sofa is warm and inviting while the brass mushroom table lamp brings in a touch of glamor. We love the coffee-table books on the cocktail table. Artworks are quite 70s style.

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Tour Jessica Alba’s Haven in Los Angeles

Organic, natural, relaxing and comfy are the words that came on our mind when we came across Jessica Alba’s new home in Los Angeles on internet. It is not s surprise since she is the co-founder of the Eco-friendly mega-brand The Honest Co., the company which is based entirely on thoughtfully produced, safe products. Here are some of our favorite highlights.

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Jessica Alba (wearing a Louis Vuitton dress and Dudley Vandyke earrings) and Cash Warren with their children Haven (left), Honor, and Hayes in the family room. Custom sectional covered in Belgian linen; custom ottoman in a Moore & Giles leather. Fashion styling by Jason Bolden.
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Tour a Seaside Relaxing Connecticut Retreat

The first thing we are attracted to a home often is its color palette, something that pleases our eye. Then, what makes us pause and start to really study each space is how it is layered up by leveraging texture, lighting, shadow,..etc. It is in the middle of the week , we would like to give you a tour to a seaside Connecticut retreat with a relaxing meditation room and soothing spa. Here are our favorites.

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Tour Super Model Joan Smalls’s Luxe yet Comfortable Miami Home

It is not always true that the way you dress is the way you decorate your home. Sometimes, it can be quite opposite. Joan Smalls’s recent beachy makeover on her Miami makeover is just such a great example. Totally different from her glamorous fashion style, her home is understated, calming, grounded and relaxing thanks to a lot of earthy tones and organic materials used in the house. Here are our favorites:

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Tour Supermodel Kendall Jenner’s Tranquil Los Angeles Home

Just opposite to her glamorous run-way style, supermodel Kendall Jenner’s LA home is relaxing, loose, organic, warm and tranquil. Here are some of our favorites.

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The plaster floor-to-the-ceiling fireplace is always a focal point in any room. The floral pillows just add such an elegant vibe to the space in earthy tones.

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11 Ways to Create the Most Serene Home Ever

With beginning of the post-covid life, businesses start to re-open. However, we all feel it may take a while to go back the Normal. So how our home makes us feel play such an important  role for our daily life both physically and mentally.  Today we are going to talk about 7 ways to create a serene home.

1. De-clutter and Organize.

It is truly no fun when you have accumulated a lot of things over years without scheduling time to clean them up. The number 1 thing for a healthy home is about the free flow of the energy. A cluttered home often has a sagging energy.

After the clutter has been cleaned out, it’s time to organize. When everything has a place, we have fewer things to worry about.

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Home Tour–An Organic and Modern Manse with a French Influence

 

We were on a Zoom meeting about color this morning. The guest speakers for the discussion panel are renown designers either from fashion or interior design industry.   It is interesting to see how they react so differently to different colors. So the conclusion here is that color is a  very personal thing and is all about the contexts.  Same is true for home styles. What really speaks to you matters the most. Our mission here is to share as many different styles  as we can, styles  that inspire us and touch our heart.  Often, we  also give your suggestions on how to achieve these looks by our handpicked products and tips.  One of the strong trends we see over this pandemic crisis is that people are eager to create a refugee that is organic, quiet and layered. So today, we are going to take you to this amazing home tour—an organic and modern manse with a romantic French influence.   This is a  five-bedroom manse in McLean, Virginia. This home is traditional and French-influenced  outside while having an  organic and modern feel inside. The home is owned by  NHL star T.J.and his wife Lauren Oshie. Here are  the highlights of our favorite spaces.

 

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