Colour Trends 2021 - Show your colours
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2021 is the year of natural colours. Year after year, architects, trend forecasters, colour designers, manufacturers and colour institutes from all over the world publish the trend colours for the coming season. The 2021 colour trends have so much to offer - you can look forward to true colour explosions. Metallic tones, delicate pastel shades and bright colours are the trend colours for living. The colours are not only intended to provide beautiful accents, but also to create a feel-good atmosphere for the home...

Living according to Feng Shui - getting the Chi flowing
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The aim of Feng Shui is to bring people into harmony with their surroundings and this is done through careful planning and design according to the Chinese doctrine of harmony - because that is Feng Shui. According to this teaching, the interplay between the two opposites, Feng (wind) and Shui (water), should be harmoniously designed through selected elements and furnishings. At the same time, one's own life energy, the Chi, is increased and steered in the desired direction...

The gentleman's Room - the dream of all men
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If you have enough space in the flat, a gents is the perfect retreat for the gentleman. Of course, the gentleman's room is not a room for a hobby, but a room to enjoy and relax in. Here the master of the house may receive his guests but also be all to himself, read and indulge in thoughts while drinking a good whisky. For a long time, the master bedroom was not a priority in home design. Now it is trendy again and is coming back to life...

Baroque style of living - from the splendor and glory of a bygone era
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Elaborate ornamentation, curved forms and lots of gold - the baroque style of living has never quite gone out of fashion. Living like Louis XIV or August the Strong is a philosophy of life. The slightly playful, glamorous décor brings a touch of luxury, centered around lavish materials and bold colors. Walls, furniture and accessories form an elegant unit that looks noble and glamorous. Baroque - the age of Louis XIV and August the Strong Baroque is an art historical epoch, which began towards the end of the 16th century and lasted until about 1760/70...

The first own flat
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Moving into your first own flat is exciting, special and often a challenge. Sometimes, with a relatively small budget, various furnishings have to be purchased that do justice to the space available in the flat and give it a certain charm and personal touch. Of course, there are also the pragmatic ones who furnish the flat according to their needs in order to be able to live in it. Your first own flat - what do I need? A checklist that covers the individual rooms of the flat is very useful for furnishing, designing and moving in...

Shabby Chic - a style of living with feminine charmen Charme
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Shabby Chic is anything but "shabby" - which translates as shabby or ramshackle. The home style is a mix of new things complemented with heirlooms, flea market pieces and homemade items. The style is characterized by soft and feminine accents. It looks cozy, natural and a little bit classy. Because in its origin, Shabby Chic means faded elegance and has nothing at all to do with shabby...

Furnishing trends 2021
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The furnishing trends 2021  The furnishing trends 2021 bring a breath of fresh air into our homes. What awaits us in 2021 in terms of furnishings, accessories or wallpaper changes is more than exciting. What was shown at the big trade fairs in Cologne and Milan and what can we look forward to in 2021 in terms of furnishings, wallpapers and the like? This much can already be revealed: Light wood, pastel shades, Scandinavian simplicity and fabrics that are celebrating their comeback - these are the trends for 2021...

How to remove wallpaper
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How to remove wallpaper - How to crowd the wallpaper on the body Before the new wallpaper can decorate your rooms, the old wallpaper has to go down, of course. That sounds easier than it is sometimes. Depending on the surface preparation, processing, quality of the wallpaper and the time the old wallpaper has spent on the wall, removing the wallpaper can do more or less work. In some cases it can be a real Sisyphean job...

Lincrusta wallpapers
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The invention of Lincrusta wallpaper The stock market crash of 1873 brought an economic crisis in Europe that lasted until 1879. The crash of the financial markets drove many factories and banks to ruin. Now, an initiative was needed to revive the economy with new products and markets. Frederick Walton, chemist and inventor, has created linoleum, the natural flooring, at his factory in Sunbury and later in Lancashire...

Why wallpaper?
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Manual wall covering– wallpapers, tiles, wooden panels or plaster? Sometimes you just can not decide. A wall covering belongs in flats and offices absolutely to the wall, but which is the suitable covering? Finally, every has its own advantages. Even if you can not decide, we say you which wall covering has which advantages and disadvantages. The choice is mostly quite easy then.Table of contents: Which wall design should it be? Flexibility is important in many rooms Plaster, tiles, wooden panels or wallpapers? Advantages and disadvantages of plaster Advantages and disadvantages of tiles Advantages and disadvantages of wooden panels Advantages and disadvantages of wallpapers Which wall design should it be? The decision for one or the other wall covering is mostly made instinctively...