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Design Crush: Bold Marble

design crush bold marble in interior design

Marble has been an anchor in design for centuries.  From kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, and living room fireplaces, there’s nothing unusual about using marble.  What is new is the turn towards bolder slabs of marble.  Colour, dramatic veining and cracked expressions seem to be popping up everywhere and are the basis of my current design crush: bold marble.  A bold piece of marble is the perfect way to add drama to space and yet maintain a timeless feel.  I’m sharing some of favourite uses of bold marbles below.

2020 Interior Design Trends

2020 Interior Design Trends

2020 Interior Design Trends by Neelam Interiors

As you’ve heard me say in years past, I’m not one to necessarily follow trends.  But every year, I like to put together a list of my favourite upcoming trends.  I find it to be a good way to broaden my perspective.  Explore new ways of doing things.  And clarify my aesthetic.  So without further ado, here are some of my favourite 2020 Interior Design Trends.

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Design Tip: Styling Pillows on Beds

Design Tip: Styling Pillows on Beds

A couple of weeks ago I shared my go to formula for styling pillows on sofas, benches and chairs.  Today I’m taking this Design Tip series into the bedroom and sharing my favourite, stylish, no-fuss pillow arrangements for King, Queen/Full and Twin beds.  Whether you love a decadent bed filled with pillows or a more minimalist approach, I promise there’s an arrangement for you.

Design Tip: Project Urban Cowboy Vanity Basics

Project Urban Cowboy Bathroom Basics

Every design project has a spring board, an element that is the inspiration from which everything else develops.  In the #ProjectUrbanCowboy master en-suite, that jumping off point was the matte black fixtures.  Sleek and modern, I was thrilled when my clients agreed to them.  In particular the wall mounted faucets, which offer a clean and crisp look to the vanity.  But unlike deck mounted faucets, wall mounted faucets require significant more forethought and planning.  Given their popularity, I thought I would break down the basics of designing around them for you.

Master Bathroom Interior Design Chinook Park Calgary

Vanity Basics

Project Urban Cowboy Bathroom Basics

Every design project has a spring board, an element that is the inspiration from which everything else develops.  In the #ProjectUrbanCowboy master en-suite, that jumping off point was the matte black fixtures.  Sleek and modern, I was thrilled when my clients agreed to them.  In particular the wall mounted faucets, which offer a clean and crisp look to the vanity.  But unlike deck mounted faucets, wall mounted faucets require significant more forethought and planning.  Given their popularity, I thought I would break down the basics of designing around them for you.