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Take Your Home Decor to the Dark Side – Gothic Elegance

r October 16, 2013 | B Design Inspiration, Home Decor

With black walls trending in home decor, the latest designs are giving off a dark and moody vibe. The look is being paired with vintage pieces that look like the’re straight out of a Victorian curiosities cabinet. These spooky spaces look like they’ve come to life from the pages of a Mary Shelley or Charlotte Bronte novel, and they’re perfect to set the mood as Halloween approaches. Gothic Elegance – Get The Look This dark, brooding look is easier to achieve than you might think. Here’s what you need: Start With Black Walls. Against a dark background, wall art that would ¬†normally blend in becomes a focal point. Antiques and naturalistic accessories (like the fossilized rocks and botanical wall hanging…

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35 Design Finds in Hong Kong

r December 31, 2012 | B Design Inspiration, Home Decor

Global design inspiration for your home decor! Hong Kong is a beautiful, modern city with a lot of history featuring mountains, water and varied architecture to awe and inspire. Our Blinds.com merchandising consultant, Karin Jeske, spent 9 hours walking the city with her iPhone camera, looking for inspiration and hitting a few tourist spots.¬† Look at the great design finds in Hong Kong that she found: The Promenade, which spans the waterfront on the Kowloon side of the Hong Kong harbor, provides magnificent views of Hong Kong Island. Interesting shadows cast at the Hong Kong Museum of Art. 50 years of art exhibition posters at the Hong Kong Museum of Art. A colorful workboat along the waterfront. A view of…

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