The sacred places of vintage: the Cranbrook Academy
At its peak between the 30s and 50s, this creative community was an important reference point for global architecture and furniture. Here, the destinies of great American designers were intertwined, writing a decisive chapter in the history of design.
From innovative appliances to iconic furnishings, we've selected ten objects that revolutionized the domestic panorama forever. But the list would be very long. The word is yours ... follow us on Instagram!
5 tips on how to add folklore to your home
Traveling means meeting new cultures and traditions which are so fascinating that we wish to bring home at least one element to reminds us of this new dimension. But how to chose something that doesn't clash with your home decor? Today we offer you 5 tips to choose a note of folklore to match your style.
5 tips from the Theory of color
Some ideas have an extremely practical and tangible application, among them the theory of colours which has a centuries-old history. Art meets science in the study of colors which was first translated by Isaac Newton (1642-1727) into the color disk scheme, then investigated and theorized by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) and more recently defined by Johannes Itten (1888-1967), one of the first Bauhaus professors. Find here our 5 basic tips on how to use it.
DYI: 5 tips for a home lifting
Making photo albums, calling friends you haven't heard from in a lifetime and trying a new recipe in the kitchen are some of today’s popular activities. And, we shall add, that these are good times to take care of small projects for your house. There is no better occasion to devote yourself to these activities and get a little satisfaction from your "do it yourself" interior design.
A guide to online cultural resources
Day after day hundreds of cultural initiatives are launched on the web to replace exhibitions, conferences and trade shows suppressed or postponed to avoid the spread of Covid-19. From activities for children to performing arts events and interviews with artists, designers and curators, let's discover together the best of the online cultural offer.
Are you wishing to be somewhere else? Find a green project
We bet that right now most of you are dying to be somewhere else. Because of our resilient nature, we offer you a solution that is an entertainment as well as an aesthetic upgrade for your home and an educational activity: invest some of your time to build a new green area in the house, on the balcony, on the terrace or in the garden.