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spontaneous: white. However, even the slightest shade of blue, yellow, or green can transform the interior. Making the ceiling too bright or glossy is unnecessary as it will require a specific set-up of the interior. On the other hand, light and gentle tones will make the interior interesting and comfortable, especially dark or small areas. Many believe that a dark ceiling will cause the room to look smaller and creates pressure. However, this is not the case. If you pay close attention to the latest interior trends, you will notice that designers often choose dark tones for the ceiling while covering the walls in light or contrasting colours. In this case it is important to avoid using a ceiling cornice because it creates the impression that the ceiling will collapse at any moment. The ceiling can also be a silver or gold tone. Today, the trend is returning to golden ceilings. Decorators actively incorporate silver and gold in the ceiling tiles. This unique technique enables the creation of an original and sophisticated interior. The ceiling may also be wooden. This applies not only to houses but also city apartments. The type of wood used depends on the style of the interior. A variety of designs can be applied to the ceiling ranging from the traditional rustic beams to aristocratic panels and minimalistic dyes. If making the ceiling wooden, remember that it is a good idea to choose an alternate option for the floor; for example, stone, tiles, or carpet. One type of wooden ceiling is called “caisson” which is a word rooted in the French language and translates to “box.” This design incorporates decorative square indents.

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ho said that the ceiling has to be white? It is a part of the interior, like the walls or floor, and has the potential to be original and create a particular mood. However, if the task of changing the floors and repainting the walls seems quite simple,

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then renovating the ceiling is quite the hassle. For this reason, the ceiling’s style should be well thought out. The simplest and at the same time original solution for the ceiling is to make it bright. People tend to spend a great deal of time choosing wallpaper but when it comes to the ceiling, the decision is almost

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Modern technologies allow for the ceiling to be done entirely in the caisson style; however, it is surpassing to have occasional “caissons” on a white ceiling. These ceilings are often used in offices, corridors, or hotels with a middle-ages design containing a large fireplace. The rhythmic spacing of “caissons” is calming and encourages an open dialogue which can come handy in business. Finally, another original option for the ceiling is to incorporate a tent. This type of design is perfect for romantics, dreamers, and even children. The material should be attached to the perimeter and brought together at the centre. This spot can be easily camouflaged with the use of a chandelier.

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WHAT IS PHYTO-DESIGN?

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hen thinking of designing the interior of an apartment, house, or office with live plants, the image that often comes to mind is a few plants sitting on a counter or a palm-like plant standing on the floor. Today, phyto-designing the interior is a growing trend, dedicated to creating harmony and an aesthetically appealing look with the use of plants and greenery. So what is this design really like? Designing the interior has long been associated with incorporating plants. This method is beneficial and beautiful; not only do the plants bring joy to the eye but they also have the ability to produce oxygen. It is always easier to breathe in buildings that have plants and even the mood is better. The phyto-design of the interior is not only selecting plants that complement the room (by colour, for example) but it is also an entire complex encompassing accurate care for the selected plants and professionally using them for decorating purposes. A professional phyto-design incorporates aesthetics and functionality. To effectively phyto-design an area, any types of plants can be used ranging from room plants to those we are used to seeing outside. The main priority is to create a suitable environment for the plants, taking into account the respective climates for different

plants. It is of no less importance to ensure an easy and comfortable recipe for maintaining these conditions. Furthermore, it is necessary to consider the biological compatibility of various plants as those who “do not get along well” have a higher risk of wilting. Due to the diverse range of colours and forms as well as pots and vases, it is possible to embed plants into any style. Using simple, rugged wooden pots and decorations would effectively complement a country-style interior while using porcelain vases would highlight the classic touch of the room. Incorporating a laconic glass pot with a sharp form will be ideal for an interior with a “high-tech” theme. The creation of winter gardens is yet another stream of phyto-design which is in fact developing into an individual type of design. Since phyto-design of an interior is geared towards creating harmony between plants and furniture and other room accessories, creating a winter garden causes the interior to be submissive to the plants. Creating a winter garden would work best in a separate room in the home or office. If this is not possible, a balcony or alcove would also be sufficient. Phyto-design, besides making the room aesthetically appealing, has the ability to create emotional contentment. It can become a pleasant hobby for those who enjoy caring for plants.

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5 WAYS TO EFFECTIVELY DISPLAY A HOME COLLECTION

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ollections often grow into one’s life purpose. This hobby sneaks not only into the heart of the collector, but also into the interior. The way this dear to the heart collection is displayed will dictate the overall impression of the interior. To avoid turning your living space into a warehouse, try taking advantage of the useful tips presented in this article. • Whether you collect porcelain statuettes or update your souvenir collection after vacationing to foreign countries, sooner or later you will encounter a problem: displaying the collection in the interior. In this case, the simplest and most accessible solution may be a glass cabinet. This way, your exhibits will be protected from dust while you and your guests will be able to enjoy viewing them. • Exhibits that are on an open shelf look more effective but require regular care. We can say one thing for sure: it is worth it. The depth of the forms and accessibility to the collection demonstrate endless trust while

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the pedestal acts as a reminder that you are presented with a delicate collection – not a random assembly of items. In order to keep the items safe from accidental knock-downs, simply do not place them close to the edge. • The drawings of your children, atlases, books, photographs, fabrics, old advertisements, and leaves – all of these can become exhibits of your home art gallery. You just need to place them in frames and effectively display them on the wall. Do this in such a way that the collection can be viewed as a single unit. To achieve this effect, group the smaller frames around the larger exhibit or display them all in a row with the central exhibit slightly to the side, 30 centimeters away from the composition. Do not display the collection too high as the viewer will often be seated when examining it – 152 centimeters from the floor level is an ideal option. • Niches with lighting and sliding glass cabinets can become effective storage places for your collection. If you choose this option, have no doubt that your household

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exhibits will draw the attention of guests. However, there is a small catch: the items have to be under proper lighting. Many designers believe the best option to be halogen lamps; they do not shine too bright and do not create strong shadows. Moreover, they are economical, practically do not heat up, and do not damage the collection. It is best to light glass or crystal items from the bottom whereas designed vases and dishware will look best when lighted from above or sides. A universal solution is to display the lights along the perimeter to create diffused lighting. • If your passion for collections continues to grow and you expand your collections to other items and themes, it is best to keep them separate. This will avoid a feeling of chaos and will allow the interior to maintain its individuality. It is best to display them in different areas of the home according to theme. For this purpose, book shelves, coffee table, or sills are useful. Although in this scenario it may be difficult to view the collection as a unit, it will add colour and vibrancy to your home.

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DECORATIVE GLASS DETAILS

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here are many ways to address the accessories of the interior: some use vases, jars, pictures, and other such trivia while others limit themselves to two or three significant items. Others consider accessories to be mere “dust-collectors” and refuse to incorporate them in the design of the interior altogether. Nonetheless, accessories possess a unique charm and give the interior a specific character and mood. Modern interiors are generally eclectic. They fuse urbanism, multi-functional items, altered spaces, and antique accessories permeated with a “spirit of the times.” “Beautiful things don’t age” – says Oscar Wilde. We have no choice but to agree with him. It is specifically the minor details that make the interior distinct and alive. There is no need to break and destroy, it is much better to look for new and innovative methods of incorporating cultural traditions and modern lifestyles. If you analyze modern interiors, you will notice that glass is a very popular material. It fills the space with air, creates refractions

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of light, plays with highlights, and makes the atmosphere refined. Applicable are not only glass vases, plates, and glasses, but also a variety of stained glass windows, lamps, and items in the interior such as furniture, made with different technologies. One of the most known methods of creating decorative glass is Tiffany. In general terms, this technique involves soldering multi-coloured pieces of glass, wrapped in copper foil. Another popular aspect in modern interiors is stained glass windows. They can portray any image, scene, and design. Stained glass windows are not only used on doors but also in encrustation of various accessories of the interior. Multi-coloured glass, illuminated with natural or artificial light, “plays” on the surfaces of the room creating a cozy and extraordinary atmosphere. The existing variety of technologies for creating glass accessories enable one to easy pick out an item that ideally suits a specific scene. It will bring a charming element even to the most “cold” interiors. Look and you will surely find!

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5 ORIGINAL COATINGS

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wall with paint or wallpaper is becoming a boring and mundane look; at least that is the opinion of modern designers. They continue to develop new and interesting types of coatings. In this article, you will find a collection of five innovative and unusual materials that, according to specialists, will reach the peak of popularity this year.

CEMENT PANELS OF A NEW GENERATION With the loft style becoming increasingly popular in modern interiors, materials such as cement, leather, and metal have also gained a liking. British designers could not walk by one such material – their attention was captivated by cement. They decided to use this material to create a three dimensional geometric tile which is able to visually change the interior; thereby making it original and interesting. Designers play not only with the form, but also with the colour and even texture of the cement. For instance, the surface can be made smooth and glossy.

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A VOLUMETRIC MODULAR TILE WITH AN UNUSUAL EFFECT

LUXURIOUS CARVED MARBLE

The Italian designer Cristina Vezzini created an original modular tile that will be suitable for an interior of any size. For example, in a small interior, it will add more depth and will fill the room with air. When creating this material, Cristina was inspired by the beauty of mountain ranges, their texture, and slightly rude character.

TEXTURIZED LEATHER PANELS This year, the most popular materials tend to be those that make you want to always look at them and touch them. Leather is a prime example of such a material. The Italian brand Lapelle creates panels that can be used as coating for the walls and floors alike. They are pleasant to the touch and make the interior stylish and modern. Without a doubt, they will be effective in the interior of an office or bedroom. Moreover, they will be suitable in a loft interior or a masculine apartment.

Marble has always been in style, now more so than ever. This material inspires not only the crafters of furniture and coating materials, but also nail designers. Specialists of the Italian brand Lithos Design noted this tendency and decided to create stylish carved panels from multi-coloured marble. The uniqueness of such a coating is that the marble is carved into various designs which are filled with decorative gold. This type of coating looks original and presentable.

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CHOOSING THE BEST

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FRYING PAN

inding a good quality frying pan is not as easy as it seems. Nevertheless, it is a necessity in the kitchen and thus, it is important to follow some guidelines in order to choose the best one. These guidelines encompass the material, shape and price of various frying pans.

MATERIAL Aluminum frying pans heat and cool within a very short period of time and are safe but they cannot be used for storing food. Aluminum is a soft metal; therefore it is advisable to avoid using metal spatulas in it.

The inner surface of your frying pan has to be extremely smooth; bumps and dimples are obvious defects. The outer surface is usually coated in enamel or varnish. Varnish is very attractive but is not very durable whereas enamel is more practical and resistant to scratches. Frying pans with a non-stick surface are very practical and convenient but they require certain caution when used. The best coating is thermolon but cookware with this kind of coating is very expensive.

CHECK THE BOTTOM

Titanic frying pans are lighter than the cast iron ones and they are corrosion resistant.

First of all pay close attention to the thickness of the bottom – it should be at least 3 mm. For a gas stove, it is best if the bottom of the frying pan is ribbed or has spiral grooves while for an electric stove, a smooth surface and fire-resistant coating will enable the food to cook through.

Stainless steel fry pans have some drawbacks including uneven heating and a high possibility of getting a burn.

Remember that the diameter of the pan bottom cannot be smaller than that of the burner.

Traditionally, frying pans have been made of cast iron. If this is the type you choose, ensure that you condition it prior to use by oiling and placing in a hot oven.

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It is a known fact that heavier frying pans are more stable and conduct heat more uniformly.

TYPES Before buying a frying pan, think of what type you need and what kind of food you want to use it for. Universal pans suit any kind of food. Grill type pans require very little oil while meat or fish cooked in such a pan will look like it has been grilled. Crepe pans have very low sides and are suitable for frying pancakes, crepes, omelets and buns. For frying fish you can purchase an oval pan; for cooking sauces use a long-handled high-sided pan. VOK lets you quickly fry foods all over without extra cooking that could lessen their nutritional properties. Thanks to the conical shape and high sides food continuously falls to the bottom where the temperature is the highest.

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Incorporating marsala in parts of the interior such as sofas, armchairs, carpets, or table pieces will make the interior seasoned but in no way boring given that grey tones are also used, as well as plenty of white and outstanding black elements. Integrating natural or white-grey tones with a red-burgundy combination will become a strong decision for modern interiors of the kitchen, office, or vestibule.

STYLISH COMBINATIONS OF MARSALA AND COLD TONES Given that marsala is a warm colour, note that in combination with a cold arrangement of colours it will not lose its lusciousness but rather the opposite – becoming even more interesting and unforgettable.

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arsala, analogous to the colour of wine, is a combination of burgundy-red and brown shades which create a warm and elegant chromaticity. Not surprisingly, the colour of wine is valued amongst both old and young generations.

Marsala combined with cream, vanilla, beige, light and dark brown, terracotta, ocher, brown, grass green, and salad green creates an unforgettable impression of harmony and peace in any interior.

FUSING NATURAL TONES WITH MARSALA

In the presence of achromatic tones (black, grey and white) all colours of the rainbow can flourish since a neutral background is one of best options that will enable the incorporation of difficult tones in the interior. Marsala is no exception; in fact, it outlines the fact that a white-black combination brings out the best qualities in colour.

The depth of the wine colour has its origins in nature where grape vines grow under the hot Sicilian sun, filing the air with a tart velvety aroma. Hence, harmony in the interior can be achieved when a colour works well with natural hues of the Earth and vegetation.

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MARSALA ACCENTS ON A WHITE-GREY BACKGROUND

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In interiors with cold tones used on facing surfaces, parts of furniture or decorative arrangements often require a softening of the general impression of stiffness and remoteness. In order to bring more warmth and comfort into a beautiful but reserved interior, designers suggest considering the use of warm and soft colours. With this tactic in mind, you can use an elegant shade of marsala wine in a small but necessary quantity to transform the interior. For example, you can use this colour in decorative pillows for the sofa, the seat of kitchen chairs, or curtains.

SUBSTANTIAL USE OF THE APPLICABLE COLOUR This year, marsala is a highly applicable colour as it possesses the rare talent of being unobtrusive even in large quantities. Thus, walls painted in this colour will never bore the atmosphere. Furthermore, to create variety in the interior, a wide range of tones can be incorporated that create harmony in combination with marsala: terracotta and sand, cobalt and blue, green and white, brown and gray, and yellow.

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THE FOUR PILLARS OF A SUCCESSFUL PURCHASE

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ello, I’m Natalia Slobidker! I am a professional fulltime realtor; I specialize in real estate pre-sales, sales strategy development and keeping real estate transaction risks at a minimum. My mission: minimum stress – maximum benefit; in any real estate transaction. Today, my article is for those who plan to purchase real estate. Regardless of whether this is your first real estate purchase; you must have a balanced approach. Drawing from my personal experience and that of my colleagues, I have developed four basic principles that I strongly advise you take into account when buying a property.

As banal as it may sound, there are no miracles: you cannot buy a house below its real value despite any tearful stories told by the seller. Most likely, there is some defect invisible to the untrained eye. Otherwise, it is just the starting bid at the auction. Next, you may find yourself at the negotiating table with business sharks as company – especially if the real estate is in a prestigious area where demand is far greater than supply. You must concede that a newbie to this game may have an unpleasant experience in this sort of situation. Two of the most dangerous scenarios are:

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In both scenarios, the joy of victory will soon subside, leaving you either in need to seek additional resources or, potentially, be ready for the problems that arise when an appraiser evaluates the purchased housing below the price you paid for it. Honestly, it is difficult to overestimate the importance of having an expert with experience in the industry and the ability to read between the lines at the negotiating table, within reach.

2. Take into account the cost, as opposed to the price, of the house I know that this distinction may be confusing, as people tend to equate the two terms. Nevertheless, this is not correct, and the price of real estate may be either below or above its value.

1. Try to assess the situation in a “sober” manner

• Succumbing to the hype to overpay

• Exceeding financial capabilities

If the region is showing signs of deterioration, I would advise to stay away, no matter how attractive the current price. After all, its value is lower than its price, and this should raise a red flag in terms of your investment’s safety.

3. Be careful with advice from friends The idioms “too many cooks in the kitchen,” “each is king of his own molehill,” and “one man’s trash is another’s treasure” (and vice versa) come to mind. When it comes to buying real estate, these are even more relevant. Your friends, upon learning that you plan to make a purchase (especially if it is your first), will trip over themselves to give you advice and rush to share their own experiences. This is wonderful, but they fail to take into account how your situation may be different from theirs, and that their decisions that were right for them may not quite suit you. For example, they live in a quiet residential area, happy with everything, and can assure you in it being the most wonderful place. Certainly. However, say, they do not take into account that one of your family members does not drive, thereby making the availability of public transport your main criterion.

The simplest example is when people are willing to overpay for a house in the heat of an auction, just to attain it. A similar situation arises when a property is located in a very promising area but this is only appreciated by professionals. Such houses are a good investment. For example, one and a half years ago, I bought a house for my customers in a town of which they had never heard. Being attune to the market, I knew that the town and hopefully the house itself would increase in value much faster than an already developed area. As a result, today, the house can be sold almost 130% over its purchase price, and that, you will agree, is impressive even at existing market rates.

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harm from high-voltage transmission lines. However, all the same, real estate liquidity is one of the most important factors in determining its value.

addition, an experienced realtor usually has a team of professionals at hand: together, they will solve any problems that may arise as fast and painlessly as possible.

If tomorrow’s circumstances are such that the property needs to be sold, its liquidity will be determining what price you can negotiate, as well as the time you can sell it in.

This saves you time and hassle. Naturally, only a person with access to a system containing the most real-time and comprehensive amount of information can objectively say whether, in fact, a property is worthy and take note of all potential pitfalls.

4. Always get professionals involved Buying property is a long, multi-step process. As each step has room to slip up, it is possible to lose quite a lot of time, money and nerves on smoothing it over. In my opinion, the basis for a successful purchase lies in finding a realtor who has professional and personal qualities that suit you. In today’s superheated market, when good homes in good areas are “snatched up” in a matter of days or even hours, searching without a realtor cuts you off from a huge segment of the market. Moreover, sadder still, a high-quality segment at that. Many times, houses simply do not reach the avenues that are available to the public. In

It is also important to note that if you are unable to professionally negotiate or are unaware of all of the rules of the game, it is likely that you will agree to a deal that is disadvantageous to you. This is especially true on a market where everyone tries to outbid each other. If you choose to work with a professional real estate agent, you must be certain that your interests are their top priority. Then, you will never find yourself in a situation like the one below: I think I have highlighted the key aspects in looking for real estate. If you have any other questions for which you would like to get utmost honest answers, if you

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ome people approach the matter of interior design from a purely practical angle, concentrating on comfort and functionality. Nevertheless, it does not hurt to incorporate imagination to surprise and astonish friends and express your inner self. Here are a few ideas to help you create something striking for your décor.

USE ELEMENTS FOREIGN TO YOUR DÉCOR: Surprise your guests with something unexpected in a regular city dwelling. For example, lay out a pile of firewood by the wall under your bookshelves. This will create a unique, natural, and even aromatic ornamental touch.

FALSE DOORS Your visitors do not need to know that sometimes a door appears in the wall for the simple purpose of concealing unattractive sections of it. However, imagine how much fun you will have just watching their futile attempts to get into that secret room behind the door!

INFORMATION STAND To keep your guests occupied, make one of the walls into an “information stand” by dis-


playing photographs, drawings, and souvenirs. This is a creative way to showcase your favourite memories.

UPSIDE DOWN Jokingly tell your friends that your home’s mystic energy is so strong that even the law of gravitation acts differently within your walls. As an illustration, turn a few cups upside down and glue them to a shelf as lampshades.

A SMALL CAFÉ DE PARIS Create a cozy atmosphere of a Parisian cafe right in your home. Use a large illuminated marquee, tables, pictures on the wall, and chalk-written menu – all of these details are important for a complete image. However, stop short of hiring waiters!

A “STONE” ROOM Throw a few cushions imitating stones and boulders onto various areas of the floor. Such a décor option makes the interior look like a stone depository but in reality, it is a very comfortable relaxation space. Your guests likely have not seen such an interior before.

JUST FOR THE HECK OF IT! There are a few mirrors in the rooms of a regular home to function as a customary looking glass. Buy a few dozen mirrors of different shapes and sizes and hang them all over your walls at various levels. Be mysterious and do not explain when asked questions.

CURVES INSTEAD OF STRAIGHT LINES Who says that shelves are supposed to be straight-lined? Come up with a drawing of curved shelves and build them. Try to avoid repetition – every shelf is curved in its own unique way.

MIND GAMES Decorate your dwelling with mysterious and meaningful art puzzles to add weight to your personality in the eyes of your friends. They will be sure that you have already solved them! Keep surprising your guests, and you will acquire a reputation of an outside-the-box thinking person.

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A LUSCIOUS ACCENT – THE FLOOR VASE

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raditionally, large floor vases in the home are a symbol of richness and well-being. They decorate the interior of apartments, rural residences, designer stores, and hotels. Overall, they highlight the style of the interior. A vase inevitably attracts attention and outlines the status of the interior, making it more interesting. It is a unique stylistic enhancement. The concept of floor vases applies to vases taller than 40 cm made of ceramic, earthenware, porcelain, or metal. Making vases out of glass is easier and faster; they are cheaper but nonetheless have the ability to effectively enhance the interior. They can be seasonally filled with stones, pines, glass beads, and Christmas tree toys. Floor vases in the interior is an object of art in itself and does not require further decorations; however, incorporating live or artificial flowers with large inflorescences, dry petals, stems and an original composition is very much applicable. Large vases create a celebratory atmosphere in the home and make it lively. Floor vases are a sharp reception of zoning. A large vase is able to fill up empty space without overfilling it which can be the case if you use numerous small objects of décor or furniture. Where can you place a large floor vase? In corners, niches, areas near walls, fireplaces,

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and an area near a staircase. A large floor vase can be arranged with smaller vases of a similar complexion. In an interior, the vase plays a stylistic role, therefore, keep this is mind when choosing the right one. There is no limit when it comes to choosing a colour for the vase. This can be an accentual option or the same tone as the walls. In the latter scenario, the vase will add texture and depth to the wall thereby highlighting its finish. If you have beautiful and expensive furniture and you like its colour, forms, and material, consider choosing a vase whose tone corresponds to that of the furniture. In this case the vase will not monopolize the attention but will “work” in favour of recognition of the furniture. Contrasting vases is effective in the case of a two-coloured interior. This applies not only to the classical “brown-beige” combination, but to the whole variety of twocolour options. Vases can also be in different styles. Group them together or place them on different levels - this will avoid conflict in their positioning. Floor vases can also be used solo. In this case, they must be large, luscious and enhancing. Do not be afraid to create combinations of vases. It is effective to pair them up – same size but different colour or same style and colour but different size. In this case, it is a good idea to buy vases as a set.

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THROW IT OUT! 9 THINGS THAT INTERFERE WITH YOUR NEW LIFE

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ur home is our getaway where we relax from chaos, stress, and the outside world. At times, due to our sentimentality, we forget about this and fill the home with unneeded things that have lost their purpose. The time has come to get rid of all unnecessary items and welcome new accessories into the home that will bring along with them an atmosphere of joy.

1. ITEMS FROM CHILDHOOD We are not demanding that you throw away everything from your childhood but it is not necessary to keep absolutely every item. Our childhood is a wonderful time that will always be dear in our hearts; we can value the memories without keeping every aspect as proof.

2. ITEMS REMINDING US OF OLD LOVE If you already have a new partner, then keeping such items in the home is disrespectful to them. Even if you have not found a new love, why keep reminders that open wounds of the past? If you cannot get

yourself to get rid of these items as they have sentimental value, at least store them in the depth of a drawer or basement.

five years ago) do not bother keeping old tubes of paints and brushes. Free up this space for a new hobby or interest.

6. BOOKS THAT YOU No, do not think that you will prepare that DO NOT PLAN TO READ 3. OLD MAGAZINES

recipe you found two years ago so feel free to create space for new magazines. Keep in mind that almost all magazines can be found in archives online. Therefore, freely rid your home of old magazines and replace them with current ones that will open new ideas for you.

4. OLD FURNITURE There is no point in keeping old furniture or rugs that you do not like, even if they “are a gift” or “an antique.” If your financial status allows, replace this furniture with new alternatives that are modern, to your liking, and a great compliment to the interior.

5. PIECES OF A LONG FORGOTTEN HOBBY It is normal for our hobbies to change over time. If the last time you drew was five years ago (and the last time before that another

If you have a book that you did not open in the past two or three years (or opened but never read), give it to other people. You can donate it to the library or participate in a book exchange. Books can be used as effective elements of décor; however, if you have no use for them it is better to free the shelves and replace them with what you truly like and find inspiring.

7. OLD WIRES AND DEVICES You can keep your favourite Polaroid or soap dispenser if they truly work and make you happy but broken technologies, old wires, chargers, and other such items should be given away. This will simplify the task of finding the wire that you need in a now much smaller pile.

8. CERTAIN PHOTOGRAPHS People enjoy hearing stories of past experiences, looking at photographs, and remembering. But is it really necessary to print out every picture you have? You can display or create a collage from the most prominent ones. Create an album of your best memories that you can show to your guests. The rest can be stored digitally.

9. CLOTHES THAT YOU NO LONGER WEAR You have no idea how many people around the world want to have that shirt you wore once in the past two years. If you have clothes or shoes that you no longer need, give it to those who truly need it. Free up space in your closet for new clothes that highlight your current style and taste.

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indows are your view to the outside world! Although they are a great source of natural light, we sometimes want them to be covered. Today, window coverings offer an abundance of choices. Not only are they practical, but they also provide an opportunity to elevate the finishing touches when designing an interior. One approach to window design is to use layers to create a sophisticated look. There are lots of ways to create a layered design for your windows. Regardless of your preference, whether it is sheers, blinds or Roman shades, you will attain light filtration, privacy and create the layered aesthetic you want. For the addition of the second layer you may consider selecting a fabric that is slightly heavier. If privacy or light control are concerns, you need to address this with the addition of proper lining. There are various different types of lining and inter-lining available that can simply darken a room to a degree or provide virtual black-out in your room. As a manufacturer of custom drapery and window treatments, my recommendation is to determine what degree of privacy and light filtration you require

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and warm atmosphere in your home, take time and effort to choose these small yet important objects; especially since you will use them on a daily basis. Chinese feng shui philosophy insists that salt and sugar need to be kept in opaque containers with lids because their crystal formation easily absorbs negative energy. In ancient times, salt had an extremely high value and the bowl containing it was always placed by the plate of the master. When the meal was shared with a welcome guest, the host would move the salt bowl closer to this person; if the guest was unwelcome, the bowl stayed by the host’s elbow. For a long time, salt served as currency. In the homes of the rich and powerful, salt and sugar bowls were ordered by masters and their price equaled the price of jewellery pieces. One of the oldest salt bowls that is still around today is a bowl made by the famous Benvenuto Cellini for the king of France in the 1540s. It is appraised at 50 million Euros.

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n preparation for living together, newlyweds first take care of household necessities such as tableware, cutlery, pots and pans. Salt shakers and sugar bowls find their way to the table by a variety of methods: given by someone who had an extra, bought by the homeowner, purchased as a souvenir, etc. People usually do not give a second thought to using the store packaging of salt or sugar right on the table. The salt shaker and sugar bowl have a unique importance and even a mystical significance. For instance, a sugar bowl appearing in a dream symbolizes a beautiful and gentle woman while the salt shaker has always been considered a symbol of constancy and eternity. Therefore, when creating a cozy

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There are a whole slew of superstitions regarding salt and sugar, often with conflicting meanings. For instance, it is thought that spilled salt is a harbinger of an argument, while spilled sugar is a good sign of upcoming wealth. When you have put salt into your coffee instead of sugar it may mean that good news is coming your way. The countries of the East practice “salt unions” and “salt oaths.” For example, a man who has betrayed a friend is called a “salt traitor.” In Arabic countries, a salt bowl was present at the table as a sign of alliance and each participant had to put a few grains of salt into his mouth. In Ethiopia, travelers who have met on the road let each other lick a piece of salt. The Dutch and Russians, in the meantime, say “Before you make a friend, eat a pack of salt with him.” Similarly, you may be familiar with a saying from the Englishspeaking world, “take something with a grain of salt.” It means that the information in question is hard to swallow and that food tastes better and is easier to swallow if you add a little salt.

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pen-concept floor plans are the trend these days, and for good reason. Perhaps it’s the rising price of homes, their shrinking size, or the way we live in them that has inspired the wall-less layout. I suspect it’s a combination of all three. Utilizing walls and halls allows us to maximize every inch of living space which is key if you are short on square footage. Regardless of the size of your home, an open-concept floor plan is preferred due to the casual, family-friendly atmosphere it encourages.

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When it comes to design and décor, the wall-less layout also means your home must have good visual flow and continu-

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ity throughout. Most kitchens see a lot of action on a daily basis, beyond cooking and eating. Especially in an open-concept layout, the kitchen often doubles as an entertaining area, a conversation zone, a homework center, a home office and more. In addition, your kitchen will be visible from every other area - the front entrance, the living room sofa, the dining table or office space, so make sure you like what you see.

Here are some tricks of the trade for a fabulous kitchen from every angle!

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Use a cohesive colour palette throughout the whole open space. The colours

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you select should complement one another. This continuity will also apply to your decorating style. For example, if you’re taking the “contemporary” route, commit to this style throughout the open area to create an overall sense of harmony.

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Continue the same flooring in living areas and throughout the kitchen. Eliminating that visual break between tile and

carpet and hardwood will blur the boundaries between different areas, making them seem larger. If you’re partial to hardwood, you’re in luck. Wooden floors have a wonderfully warm, welcoming and homey quality to them, and they’ve gained in popularity in kitchen applications thanks to advances in durability.

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Consider a hefty centre island to take you from the living room to the kitchen without skipping a beat; visually and functionally. The island will serve as a large food prep area and an entertaining and dining space, eliminating the need for a dining table and chairs while freeing up valuable space for other essentials. In this kitchen, I incorporated a Kohler chef’s sink in the island - a must-have for the chef at home.

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Let your kitchen take centre stage in your open floor plan. For this renovation, my clients did not want a formal dining space, but instead they had big goals for a highperformance and outstanding kitchen. Like art in your living room or that Murano glass chandelier hanging above the dining table, choose an element for your kitchen and make it the star of the show. It could be the island, the range hood, or another element that you really love. In this kitchen, the statement piece is definitely the marble slab feature wall. Love it! The kitchen has always been the hub of the home, regardless of its size, style, or layout. With the advent of the open-concept home, this once-utilitarian space has become a showpiece to be used, loved and admired.

Kate Davidson

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Leslie / Hwy 7 (Markham)

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$1,088,000 Bedrooms:3 / Washrooms:3

$1,060,000 Bedrooms:3+1/Washrooms:4

Direct Access To 1 Garage + 2 Extra Underground Parkings (Potential Income)!Luxury Newer Townhome*Spacious 3 Bedrooms*Total Space More Than 2000Sf (1587Sf + 425Sf Roof Garden + 40Sf Balcony)*Ensuite Main Flr*Master Ensuite*Open Concept*9’ Ceiling*Large Window*Bright & Clean*Stained Oak Stair*Modern Kitchen W/Granite Counters Ss Appliance*Separate Entrance.

Immaculate Town Home In Prestigious Cathedraltown, Only 4 Years Old Built By Monarch, Sun Filled South Facing End Unit Like A Semi-Detached, Approx.2300Sf, Soaring 13Ft Ceiling In Living Room,$$$ Upgrades, New Paint, New Hardwood Floor On 2nd Fl And Laminate On Lower Fl, New Bathrooms, Upgraded Eat-In Kitchen With Quartz Counter Top Just To Name A Few. A Truly Move In Condition!!

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Leslie/ Hwy 7 (Markham)

Weston/Hwy 7 (Vaughan)

$999,800 Bedrooms:3 / Washrooms:2

$799,900 Bedrooms:3+1 / Washrooms:3

Located In High Demand Area, Newly Renovated Townhome From Top To Bottom,Sun Filled Facing South With Park View,9Ft Ceiling On 2nd Flr, Direct Access To Garage, Can Park Total Of 2 Cars.All Appliances Are Less Than One Year Old, New Shingles (2016), Humidity Sensor Bath Fan Installed; High Efficiency Air Cleaner For Furnace; Door Bell With Camera Connects To Smart Phone.

A Rare Opportunity To Own This Beautiful Well Kept Corner Unit Townhome With Finished 1 Bed + Rec Room Basement. Located At Dead-End Court, Large Size Private Lot, Child Safe, Quite Friendly Neighbourhood. Inviting, Sun Filled, Brightest Well Maintained Unit In The Complex. Amazing Layout, 9Ft Cellings On Main Flr, Large Bdrms, Interior Door To Garage. Extras:Fridge, Stove, Central A/C, All Window Coverings, Elf’s. Close To School, Park, Transportation.

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Fine Home By Touchstone. Gorgeous 3 Bedroom 6 Year Old Semi Freehold Townhouse With Partially Finished Basement In Prestigious “Jefferson” Community. Excellent Layout. Bright & Spotless. Nice Backyard. Spacious Master With A Walk-In Closet. Oak Staircase. Huge Master Bdrm W/Improved 5Pcs Ensuite. Close To All Amenities. Richmond Hill Hs(25/676), Moraine Ridges Ps(269/2900) District. Ss Fridges, Stoves, Dishwashers, Washer, Dryer, All Elfs. Close To Shopping Plaza, Park, School, And Transit. Ready For Your Family To Move-In & Enjoy!

Tenant Pays $2,100 Per Month + Utilities (Willing To Stay If You Want), Property Tax: $3,759 (2016)

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