A fusion of “Japanese” and “Scandinavian,” the word “Japandi” has been on everyone’s lips for more than a year. Blending the simplicity and warmth of Scandinavian interiors with the pared down Japanese Zen spirit, it’s definitely the trend to follow in 2020. The Japandi style seeks simplicity and authenticity in everyday life. Here we offer a glimpse into the origin of this new trend: the encounter between Scandinavian design and the Japanese art of living.
Sleep plays a crucial role in how our body functions and in how well we feel during the day. We know that how soundly we sleep is often a good indicator of health and longevity because sleep allows us to recharge both physically and mentally. Here are six tips for getting a good night’s sleep.
In the ever changing world of design and modern furniture, inspiration comes from many places. The Salon Del Mobile in Milan and Maison & Objets in Paris are two excellent sources. In the realm of colour, the Pantone Color Institute is the world’s authority, and nearly 10 million designers, interior decorators, architects and retailers follow its lead.
Every year in December, these creative professionals await the announcement of Pantone’s Color of the Year. The much anticipated reveal sparks a great deal of speculation and conversation.
Whether you are shopping for gifts or scouting for a new book to add to your home library, coffee table or night table, here are five topical French and English offerings that are among this year’s must-read books!
It’s a well-known fact that lack of sleep has an adverse impact on your health. Sleep lets you recover from the day. Its restorative function serves to recharge your batteries. But you need the right environment. To make your bedroom more conducive to sleep, here are four factors to consider: