Rugs:How to get your room popping with Rugs

Hello Lovelies, How have you been? I hope you’re well and keeping warm because Nairobi weather has us thinking we’re trying to audition for the next Game of Thrones season. I thought we’d talk about rugs today. Rugs are an easy way to liven your floors while keeping areas you walk on mostly in the…

My Favorite Room ; Soni from SoniSideUp

When I’m not busy trying to perfect my interior design skills, having fun or trying to find my next destination I’m always looking at what my fellow bloggers are doing and one of my favorites is Soni. Soni is an encyclopedia on the Nairobi Restaurant scene and you’re bound to find the best places to…

How To Warm Your Home during Cold Weather

Hello Lovelies, It’s pretty cold in Kenya with Nairobi being around 16 degrees and some areas lower than that. I got to admit the lengths some of us are going to keep warm are crazy so thought I’d share some tips on how to keep your house warm. So what interior decor tips will make…

Review:Crown Paints Kenya Ltd Zero VOC Paints Launch

For a very long while people have had to contend with polluting paint fumes in the process of painting walls in their homes/ offices. Some of the side effects are dizziness, irritated throat, nausea, headaches and an impact on the ozone layer to say the least. But Not anymore. Last Friday, Crown Paints Kenya ltd…

My Favorite Room: Kaluhi, Kaluhi’s Kitchen

Everyone has a favorite room in their homes/ working spaces. Why you’re enchanted to your favorite room can be the way the afternoon sun shines into the room, the morning light while having breakfast or even the quietness of the room that makes one feel like it’s a gate away. So I invited Kaluhi of Kaluhi’s…

Minimalist Interior Design

Every now and then  interior designers throw around words like Minimalism,  Contemporary, Classic and Modern among others and you may know they’re interior designs but you  may also wonder  exactly what they entail. So what exactly is  Minimalism Design? Minimalist Design Simple, spacious and uncluttered are some of the words used to describe minimalist interior…

Interview: Monica Kabiro, Creative Director Olmarei

Sometimes you come across someone who inspires you in your quest to become a great interior designer and that’s exactly what Monica Kabiro is. Funny, easy going, inspirational and filled with interior decor tips that can see through any design pickle. I caught up with her recently and this is what she had to say….

Interview: David Nahinga, Ujenzibora

We can all agree that real estate is booming on all levels but the downside is most houses don’t meet our requirements and when they do not everyone can afford. So I had a chat with David Nahinga fron UjenziBora on alternate forms of housing and here’s what he said. 1) Who is David Nahinga?…

Do’s & Don’t Of Mirrors in Interior Design

The mirror has come a long way from being a trusted companion in grooming matters. With different shapes and sizes the mirror is now a trusted interior design tool. Below are some tips.                                                   Do’s and Dont’s   1) Do use a mirror to enlarge a small room. The bigger the mirror the better  suited…

Your First Apartment

Hello Lovelies 🙂 I hope you’re loving the April weather as I am because the sun was being such a buzz kill. So let’s talk about first apartments. At some point we have all thought about moving out of home to our first apartment  but don’t know where to start and detest the thought of…

Interviews: Deco By Rammzy_

Hello Lovelies, I’m sure by now you have officially started your Easter weekend and want nothing boring so worry no more. I had a great time interviewing an interior design enthusiast/ artist and hope you enjoy it. Tell us a little bit about yourself. Who is Rama? Rama is an award winning Digital Marketing Consultant…

Types Of Lighting

Lighting is a powerful thing impacting how every room is used and the ambiance. Certain types of lighting have a specific function depending on the use of a particular room. Lighting function falls under 3 categories namely: 1) Ambient – this type of lighting illuminates a room comfortably without a glare. It’s considered as the…