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Structural ash and pine joinery – including a staircase, mezzanine and double-height storage wall – delineate the space within this refurbished, open-plan apartment in London by EBBA Architects.

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Located in an old matchstick factory in the city's East End, the one-bedroom, 80-square-metre apartment belongs to a young professional couple, who asked the emerging local firm to "completely reimagine" its layout. The apartment features a bespoke wooden staircase, top image, and a double-height shelving unit, above The former plan featured subdividing walls, which created a small kitchen and lounge area, and a dark bedroom upstairs. An enclosed staircase took up almost a quarter of the floor space. EBBA Architects began by removing most of the walls and the large, existing staircase to provide a more functional and flexible living...

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Do you have a bookcase or shelving unit in your home that just never seems to look “right”? Well, you’re in luck today because I’m walking you through my no-fail tips for styling a bookcase

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Through this process, I'm also going to show you how I decorated one of my bookcases.   No-Fail Tips for Styling a Bookcase: I do follow a few "rules" when it comes to getting the look I want in a bookcase/shelving unit. Here are the elements I keep in mind: function, color, shape, texture, spacing, botanical, bling, and personal. I know this may seem like a lot, but each aspect is important. Once I explain things a bit, I'm sure it will make sense. I’ve snapped some pictures of a bookcase in my apartment to walk you through the process....

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22 Top Bathroom Towers for 2021

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  mDesign 3 Tier Vertical Standing Bathroom Shelving Unit, Decorative Metal Storage Organizer Tower Rack with 3 Basket Bins to Hold and Organize Tissues, Hand Soap, Toiletries – Black - Quality construction made of strong steel wire with a durable rust-resistant finish some assembly needed, hardware and easy-to-follow instructions included easy care, wipe clean with damp cloth. Thoughtfully sized measures 61″ x 91″ x 313″ high. Standing storage keep bathrooms neat and tidy with this storage shelf this durable organizer has three easy-reach open front baskets stacked in a compact vertical format to provide plenty of storage space in master bathrooms,...

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Durable and dark with a distinctive, unique grain pattern — these are a couple of the characteristics that make walnut one of the most prized woods for furniture making

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Thanks to the wood’s durability, walnut furniture is often the stuff of heirlooms, withstanding generations of lives and love. The Fuji table from Porada is a stunning example of the gorgeous grain patterns you can have in walnut furniture. The round canaletta walnut piece is has a solid edge made of 12 panels that encircle a central decorative. The hole in the middle can hold a matching lazy Susan or serve as a vase. The base is crafted from a sole wood panel with 12 folding cuts, and it is weighted down with bronzoro varnished metal at the bottom. The straight...

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No one needs another thing to do in 2021

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So instead of making brand new New Year’s resolutions, why not just make tweaks to things you’re already doing? Most resolutions are ditched by January 17, but when you rebrand the healthy moves that are already part of your routine (and you are already doing at least some of the things below, you may just be overlooking them), you’re well on the path to success. Read on for nine easy wellness upgrades you can make in 2021. 1. Go for a walk Parajumpers Limited-Edition Pia Jacket, $730, at parajumpers.it  Sitting for long periods of time is uncomfortable (let’s call for...

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