What could be more enjoyable than a great wine to accompany a good meal! Wine is one of the symbols of French gastronomy appreciated all over the world and tasting it is an art. But to savor a great wine, a few accessories are essential. Uncorking a bottle can be done with conventional corkscrews, but also with blades or electric.
1. Comfortable bedding © Urban Gray Home A comfortable bed, nothing like it for a good night's sleep! What would a successful guest bedroom be without good bedding? You will understand, this is the most important point to offer your guests a most pleasant night! At the mattress level, what to choose?
Safety first The hanging of heavy objects (kitchen items, shelving, bathroom and medicine cabinet, etc.) must be impeccable, your safety depends on it. The blocking must be perfect, and if the screw or the dowel turns in the vacuum at the end of tightening, the fixing must be started again.
What is the "In & Out" trend? © HK Living While indoor furniture is different from that found outdoors, the "In & Out" trend is upsetting the codes and creating a surprise. The principle is simple: we use outdoor furniture to give holiday air to our interior.
1. Close the openings during the day © Luxaflex To keep the house as fresh as possible, the first rule is to keep its doors and windows closed during the day. Opening to ventilate is a false good idea: it's the door open to heat! In particularly hot weather, we also make sure to close shutters and curtains.
Plastic furniture is difficult to repaint because the paint tends to flake off. The solution ? A stencil and a spray paint! Also take a roll of tape, a brush and a small container.
Double glazing This operation consists in installing a panel made up of two panes fitted in the factory on metal or PVC profiles, separated by a dehydrated air layer. It is a single panel, which fits on the rebates of the frame and which, on a traditional window like here, requires the removal of small woods.
Because it offers many advantages, the secular ceremony has more and more followers. It must be said, it adds a spiritual dimension to civic marriage. And when we are not religious, it allows us to highlight this symbolic union. Like religious marriages where the place of worship has an important role in the atmosphere of marriage, the secular ceremony allows you to create your own universe through decoration.
A graduate of the European Institute of Feng Shui, Sylvie Karakozian set up her company, “Espace Feng Shui”, in Paris. Interview by Nadège Monschau When and why request the intervention at home of an expert in Feng Shui? When you move into an apartment or house, you can take advantage of Feng Shui to properly arrange your new space, and thus increase the vibration of the place.
The Council of the pro Thin, practical, quick to install, self-adhesive PVC tiles allow you to finalize your decor in the blink of an eye. The floor on which you place them must be perfectly flat, clean and dust-free. , which usually requires a little preparation.
Material Scissors 1 scouring sponge in fine metal mesh 1 straight water glass (high: 6.5 cm; bottom: 5 cm, maximum height: 11 cm) 1 fondue candle Realization 1 '- Preparation of the sponge Cut with scissors the two ends (crosswise) of the metal sponge, 1 cm from the edge.
Step by step Doors and windows 1 Do you arrive at the door frame? Allow the paper to protrude directly over the pea wood. Cut diagonally to the corner of this molding. 2 Brush the width of the projection very carefully and over the entire length. 3 Flush with the cutter as for the plinths, before cleaning the remaining glue with the sponge.
When we talk about marine decor, we are necessarily referring to regions, to countries. The Breton style is for example a good source of inspiration with its navy blue, its immaculate whites and its blood red which evokes the headlights. On the Atlantic Ocean side and around the Ile de Ré, these shades will fade with gray, bluish gray.
A good decoration address for Parisians: DOM. This shop is the French branch of DOM-Christian Koban, a brand already present in Germany and the Netherlands for twenty years. Located in the heart of the Marais, it is a nice place to find decorative ideas or gifts not too expensive and quite trendy.
New trend obliges, it is recommended to select In and Outdoor furniture, which have many advantages to their credit. Why choose In and Outdoor garden furniture? Today, it is not necessary to go very far to go green. By decorating your garden or conservatory with taste, you will make it a fully-fledged room for all your favorite activities: reading, moments of rest, or entertaining your friends.
Take the sea air! Thanks to a set of blue objects, let yourself be carried away by the wind of adventure and become a real sea bass. Emblematic of the big blue and long-distance sailors, the floating ball gives any interior a real maritime note. The little sky-blue cupboard easily recalls other deep blues that appear on the shutters of houses in port cities in Brittany.
It's time to bring a touch of freshness and novelty to your interior: have you finally decided to redecorate your bathroom and are you thinking about laying cement tiles? Normal, everyone loves the favorite material of the moment! Colorful with its geometric patterns, easy to maintain, good alternative to classic tiles, trendy with its matt concrete effect: the cement tile is of all decor ideas.
Architect by training and expert within the French Lighting Association (AFE), David Madeore, who collaborates with the company Erco Lumières, gives us the secrets of successful lighting. Interview by Nadège Monschau Can we use lighting to enhance our interior? Effectively.
Hoof bathtub, Japanese, corner, built-in, whirlpool, freestanding, shower cubicle, walk-in shower, hammam, combined ... The previously difficult choice between bath and shower has become even more complex in recent years with the arrival of new products on the market. Today, bathtubs are no longer just reserved for spacious houses and are also easily available in bathrooms with more modest dimensions.
Vase d'avril, this is the name of this soliflore signed by Tsé & Tsé Associées which was given to me by a close friend for my 30th birthday. I love it ! Its presence gives an atmosphere to my apartment, both rural and even romantic, which delights me every day. Each week, I fill it with pretty seasonal flowers.