* IKEA hacks: Lay an Ikea kitchen cabinet frame on its side and add a wooden plank for a low bench/media console. You can get the wood planks cut to size in your local hardware store and easily paint them.
This dining room from Vt Wonen in the Netherlands caught my eye – the dark floors, the farm-housey table and the leather chairs (oh, and the vase with peonies and the bookcase). I found these similar chairs at but am […]
This is a nice-looking living room with smaller rug. Perhaps the key is to frame the rug with sofas / sofa and armchair combo / sofa and the window. And another trick is to fill up the room so the size doesn't look awkward.