Cover Photos: Courtesy of Sonia King To celebrate International Women’s Day on Wednesday 8 March, I come up with a list of 10 of the world’s most inspiring women mosaicists. 10 selected mosaicists from over a 100 nominees, had a great impact on almost every corner of the world, and made
Choosing the right mosaic for your interior can be a daunting process, so the fact that you’ve achieved this point is worth a little celebration! So now that you’ve already selected the motif and pattern of your new mosaic, it’s finally time to take the project to the next step: how to install this mosaic.
Sometimes it’s better to be safe than sorry, but hiring a professional to install your mosaic can be quite expensive.Thus, preparing and getting trained well in advance can make the daunting task a piece of cake!
Mosaic muse inside La Sagrada Familia is actually the first article I dedicate to the city of Gaudi, and daydreams… This city embraced art and architecture like no other, and this fact is revealed in its remarkable Catalan architecture and many stupendous modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí. Just like Ravenna and Tuscany, Barcelona is also believed to be one of the world’s most important centers for mosaic art, colorful ceramic tiles, stained glass, and carpentry.
Enough said. Let’s take a loop through the most beautiful unfinished dream in the world and contemplate some of the world’s most beautiful mosaics!
Something almost all pet lovers will tell you is that pets can enhance our lives in many ways. However, when it comes to sharing our love and affection for our pets, we always fail to accommodate their needs. A pet-friendly home isn’t about compromising the sense of personal decor style, but in order to accommodate a furry-friend, one must take a puppy’s view of things! While all this fondness is great, sometimes it can also get a little devastating from a décor standpoint. Following are some styling ideas and innovative ways to show off your pet love in your home décor!
As a great believer in the saying “what goes around come around”. According to Hegel the famous German philosopher, this concept is a circle between the thesis and the antithesis, one generation creates the trend and the next generation reacts against it. Then the following generation revives the most out of the first thesis and improves or develops it to fit the current trend. We lately noticed that there are many ongoing trends in 2017, like reviving vintage décor elements, such as retro-style gadget, that people would only have seen in their grandparents’ houses!
So what are the key trends to revive in 2017? Scroll down to discover!
Valentine’s again! This worldwide holiday became a cliché with endless displays of huge teddy bears and never-ending corny heart ornamented gadgets. It almost became impossible today not to consider doing at least a little “surprise” for your partner. This holiday still brings out the romance in many people and if you’re running out of ideas, here are some creative ideas to help you spice things up!