18 home decor and design trends we’ll be watching in 2018

18 home decor and design trends we’ll be watching in 2018

Bold colors and vintage styles are some of the big trends for 2018. (Jungalow; Anthropologie; Design Storms LLC / Houzz; Sherwin-Williams) Forget crystal balls and psychics. Trend forecasters are pinning their predictions on data and consumer research to reveal what’s hot and what’s not for the year ahead. Visual, image-driven home decor and design websites like Houzz and Pinterest identify trend direction through consumer interaction and keep track of our evolving interests with every click, upload and search word. Along the same lines, a new wave of decorating apps can also foresee the future…

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This is your interior design style based on your star sign

This is your interior design style based on your star sign

Minimalist, maximalist, Scandi, bohemian, and everything in between. What’s your interior style? Well, according to your star sign, it might be one (or all!) of the above. Whether you’re an ultra-organised Virgo, an emotionally driven decorator like Cancer or a curious Aries, we’ve decoded how your zodiac sign dictates your home. Cancer: Deeply emotional with an interesting core, Cancer signs are sometimes the hardest to get to know — and the same applies to their interiors. A lover of physical expression including art, a Cancer sign will express themselves through bold…

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OnePlus 5 Prototype Leaked Again, Shows No 3.5mm Jack and New Dual Camera Design

OnePlus 5 Prototype Leaked Again, Shows No 3.5mm Jack and New Dual Camera Design

Another day and another OnePlus 5 leak is here. Just when we thought that every kind of dual-camera configuration on the smartphone has already been suggested, a new leaked live image of a prototype model – with different design than earlier leaks – has now popped up on the Internet. Interestingly, the newly leaked image suggests that the phone will come with a dual-LED flash in between the dual rear cameras on the OnePlus 5 smartphone. The leaked live images of the protoype, obtained by PriceRaja, suggest that the upcoming…

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Asians Minimalist Aesthetics at Taiwanese Apartment by 2BOOKS Design

Asians Minimalist Aesthetics at Taiwanese Apartment by 2BOOKS Design

Contemporary Taiwanese apartment for a young family designed by 2BOOKS design studio and sustained in fresh, spacious language with Asians minimalist aesthetics and extensive concrete work. Thanks to the light organic materials palate that includes juxtaposition between the row concrete structures and the warm, clean feeling introduced by the light timber and oak additions space emanate fresh, free sensations with a modern edge and welcoming homey touch. The main living premises include kitchen zone, living room, dining area and separated by transparent glass walls the children play zone. Custom made…

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The Best 15 Sites for Home Decor and Design Inspirations

The Best 15 Sites for Home Decor and Design Inspirations

Spring is upon us and if you ask me there’s no better time for renewal and rejuvenation of souls and of our lovely abodes. And while you wrap up the spring cleaning, how about giving a makeover to this lovely abode of yours? The internet can be compared to a never-ending labyrinth of ideas and when it comes to home design and decor inspirations, it never fails to impress. And the wonderful thing about these websites is that you don’t have to shell out an awful lot of moolah to…

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Chrome 53 for PCs Released; Finally Brings Material Design to Windows

Chrome 53 for PCs Released; Finally Brings Material Design to Windows

  The Chrome team has announced quite a few things recently. From natively building Google Cast into Chrome, to phasing out Chrome apps – its been a busy couple of weeks. Now, Chrome browser version 53 has graduated to the stable channel, and the update is already rolling out to Windows, Mac, and Linux users. The company has announced that the rollout will happen over the coming weeks. Chrome 53 brings the usual bugs and security fixes, but it also introduces Material Design for Windows users. The first to receive…

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iPhone 7 Leaked Chassis Tips New Antenna Design, Larger Camera

iPhone 7 Leaked Chassis Tips New Antenna Design, Larger Camera

The tech news industry has lately been buzzing around the launch of 4-inch iPhone or iPhone SE handset. However, this does not put the flagship iPhone 7 out of the picture. This time, images purported to be of the smartphone’s chassis have popped up online showing the redesigned antenna lines, new larger camera setup, and more. The images coming via French website Nowhere Else show that the rear panel is now completely plain, without any horizontal antenna lines. However, the antenna bands are still visible at the bottom running along…

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Facebook Messenger for Android Gets Material Design Revamp

Facebook Messenger for Android Gets Material Design Revamp

Facebook’s standalone Messenger app is finally receiving a Material Design makeover. The news was confirmed by Messenger’s Lead David Marcus in Facebook and Twitter posts. The all new Material Design will be rolling out starting Monday to Android users. Talking about the new design, Marcus said, “Any major redesign of an essential app used by hundreds of millions of people around the world is painstakingly hard, and that’s why we took every precaution to ensure you’d truly enjoy this evolution.” The Messenger app’s Material Design user interface revamp, is still…

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Oscars 2016: How to Design a Red Carpet Gown a Star Might Pay For

Oscars 2016: How to Design a Red Carpet Gown a Star Might Pay For

Bryce wore a dress from Neiman Marcus’ 2016 pre-spring collection at the Golden Globes. (Image courtesy: AFP) The actress Bryce Dallas Howard announced on the Golden Globes red carpet that she’d actually purchased her navy lace Jenny Packham dress, from Neiman Marcus. Unlike the Hollywood stars who take loaners from design houses, Howard had gone to the mall in preparation for a big, fancy night out – just like a normal person The prep area at the Jenny Packham show was crowded with racks of glittery dresses in a rainbow…

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