Kitchen lighting ideas – to deliver the right brightness levels as and where you need it

Full article with thanks to A versatile lighting scheme is a must-have for today’s multifunctional kitchen After beautiful kitchen lighting ideas? The primary function of a kitchen may still be cooking, but it increasingly serves as one of the main entertaining spaces in the home. The right lighting can introduce several levels of brightness, make small kitchens feel larger, and … Read More


Full article with thanks to Cool, chic and stylish bedroom ideas for men Looking for some cool-but-chic bedroom ideas for men? We’ve sifted through the Livingetc magazine archives to pull together some of the most stylish and masculine master bedrooms. From edgy, raw concrete designs to chic grasscloth-covered walls, and from floor-to-ceiling leather headboards to more pared-back boho designs, there … Read More

Feeling closed in? The answer may be an open floor plan

Full article with thanks to Q: There never seems to be enough counter space or lighting in my closed-off kitchen. Family meals have become a colossal test. We struggle to fit everyone while keeping sharp utensils out of harm’s way and avoiding spilling hot dishes. I’m considering opening up the space but don’t know where to begin. What should I … Read More

Best Traditional Kitchen Design Ideas

Full article with thanks to It’s quite easy to confuse traditional kitchen with country or old world. Traditional kitchens have this unnamable quality to them that makes the design all the more alluring for many. We love the idea of traditional kitchen design. Not only is there a certain warmth to it, but there’s also a sense of modernity and class that … Read More