Living Rooms Are for Living In Choosing the right ways to light your living room really is important. After all, the living room is an important multi-use space. It’s probably one of the largest rooms in your home, it’s a great gathering place for family and friends, and it’s likely also one of the most-used […]
Let’s face it, no one wants to see a limp, straggly, uneven pom pom. That’s just gonna bring everyone down. Pom poms should be adorable, round, fluffy balls of fun that’ll brighten up the dullest of days – and there’s a little secret to getting them to fluff up perfectly… The secret is all in […]
Few interior design trends have been as iconic or as long-lasting as the mid-century modern look – and for good reason. The movement, pioneered by talented and influential post-war architects and designers such as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Florence Knoll, and Charles and Ray Eames went on to define 1950s America. Inspired by the […]
I have to admit, I’m a bit obsessed with mid-century interior design, especially furniture. I love the clean, elegant lines and the timeless modern look you can so easily achieve with this style. In my guide to Eames chair replicas, I briefly mentioned the Eames elephant and the iconic mid-century Eames house bird, which was […]
Skill level: Complete Beginner How to Needle Felt a Simple Bowl Cost: Around $20 – $25 depending on how much you want to spend. Time: Approximately 2 hours If you’re completely new to this craft you may be wondering what needle felting actually is. Needle felting or dry felting as it’s sometimes known is simply […]
So this is just a simple tip for making the colors on your illustrations very easy to change should you want or need to change them. Seriously, this could save you hours of color editing if, for example, you have produced a highly detailed illustration and your client just wants you to adjust or even slightly tweak a […]
Applying a Pattern to a Shape Illustrator Tutorial If it all gets a bit much there’s a free jpg. of this illustration at the end to download for your own use. OK, so here is the waffly bit, you can skip to step one, I won’t be offended…. I have been trying to think back […]
Linen, an ancient material with an effortless ultra-modern feel.