Valeria Crescenzi

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How to style the table for Christmas

If I think of past Christmases, the table is where I've made the memories I am most fond of. A table decorated with love and enlivened by the laughter of family and friends is the best Christmas gift ever. The table setting is usually my task. I love this simple yet ...

4 ways to light up your bed and nightstands

Lighting is very important when it comes to making a space functional and cozy. It can literally make or break a space. Our bedroom certainly asks for a layered lighting concept because we usually need ambient, decorative, as well as task lighting. In this blog post, I've brought together 4 ...

5 ideas for a Spring home refresh

Spring is the season of awakening and new beginnings. It's time to shake off the sleepiness of the Winter, making space for all things new. Don't you agree? Days are getting longer and warmer and we want our homes to reflect that bright light and the bloomingness we see outside. Every time ...

What is Japandi style and how to achieve it at home

What is Japandi style? It's a hybrid of Japanese and Scandinavian aesthetics resulting in a minimal, harmonious yet cozy decor style. The Japandi style creates a laid-back atmosphere blending two important principles: the concept of 'hygge' which stands for coziness and comfortable conviviality and the notion of 'wabi-sabi' which means ...

A considered Christmas. Make your home merry

The past days I've been thinking a lot about this year's Christmas, wondering how we are going to celebrate it with the pandemic still affecting us. For sure, we will not be running from a pre-Christmas dinner to the next nor visiting Christmas markets around the world. Most probably, we ...