Spotlight on the fairy lights © Shutterstock Often, the garden decor is limited to the purchase of a table, a few chairs and one or two deckchairs for sunbathing sessions. However, to bring a decorative touch (and also limit the risk of falling when it is dark), night lighting is an element not to be overlooked outdoors.
You may have already experienced this somewhat frustrating situation: you buy a state-of-the-art toy for your pet and ... it ultimately prefers to have fun with the packaging than with the toy. Since then, you think twice before investing a small fortune! Have you ever thought of making a toy for your cat or dog yourself?
Do your curtains and sheers look gray? We give you all our tips for cleaning them without having to go to the laundry! Without forgetting our advice to maintain them on a daily basis and to restore their radiance! And because at home, we are adept at natural solutions, we give you our pipes to wash your curtains without having to use chemicals… 1.
The all-white? We love. Bed linen, towels, table linen or clothes, we like the sleek, Scandinavian look, soft as a cloud ... until white turns yellow or gray. To keep our favorite fabrics whiter than white or to whiten them once stained, we pick from grandma's tips!
More a philosophy and an art of living than a true religion, Buddhism always makes a little more followers. Far reminiscent of the statues of the temples of Thailand, Cambodia or Sri Lanka, it was therefore logical that the decoration took over the thematic Buddha to decline it in a multiple and varied manner.
A discreet separation This piece of furniture marks the passage from one zone to another of the room, without constituting a material separation. In addition to the structure fixed to the wall, a table can act as a worktop and dining table, while an upper platform accommodates and conceals the lighting system (spots).
An eco-friendly and trendy decor at the same time, it would be hard to say no ... as long as there is sun. Lamps, fountains or even barbecues, the new stars of decoration work wirelessly and without batteries to provide greener and cheaper energy: the sun recharges them, you can enjoy them at will, in style and without feeling guilty.
Today, the little ermine offers you a recycling workshop: it is with boxes of eggs that children can make lots of ladybugs for fun. Funny little toys, made by themselves and with 3 times nothing. term of material! And as you know, sometimes it does not take much to amuse our dear fair-haired heads: I am convinced that these little ladybugs will have multiple adventures once made!
It is not uncommon to want to change or improve your living space. But buying new furniture or completely redesigning a room can be expensive. The solution ? DIY. And yes ! Your hands are your strength so use them. Thanks to good ideas but also some good tutorials, you can renew your interior at low prices.
Children need to be awake to grow well, especially toddlers. To help them, we can play with them, do fun activities but also arrange their bedroom. How to proceed ? How to find the amenities that will awaken them? Here are 5 decor ideas to use. 1.
The blender, an essential accessory in the kitchen The blender - not to be confused with the juice extractor or the centrifuge! - used to mix food. A blender isn't just for making smoothies. It can also be used to prepare milkshakes, fruit coulis, cocktails ... Some models of blenders are also heated, and thus make homemade soups.
Caroline Giraud is not a second-hand dealer like the others. Interpreter of objects from the Carouche boutique, she offers, in her small boutique in the 11th arrondissement of Paris, a selection of industrial furniture, old or contemporary objects, in a resolutely modern spirit. It has been a few years since Caroline adopted the method of restyling old objects and furniture.
If the reasons for multiplying plants are obvious, the choice of the process to be implemented is much less. Let us try to see a little more clearly in the means at our disposal. Sowing The most gentle, but also the most natural method is sowing. It is the mode of reproduction par excellence of nature.
Material: Ordinary tracing paper (in roll 37 cm wide, 100 g) Photocopy of the motif (enlarged to 200%) 1 ruler 1 cutter Paint for ceramic or Soft brushes (n ° 4, 8 and 12) 2 round sticks (ø 15 mm, length 50 cm) Roller glue 1 small twist Fine satin ribbon Design: 3 'Cutting Cut a layer length of 90 cm.
Proper cleaning If they are inexpensive, these small - and large - pieces of furniture often have a pitiful appearance. The first operation will therefore consist of a very serious cleaning. As the metal support is not very interesting, you will have to achieve a uniform background ... which implies a good repair.
The hanging basket: here is a device which, for a moderate cost, can produce a completely spectacular effect! It is enough to be convinced to observe the flowering of cities: plant suspensions are among the most noted compositions, both because of the beauty of plants (mixture of upright and drooping flowers) and their privileged location, at eye level.
Material 1 balloon 3 rolls of standard plastered strips 1 pair of scissors 1 bowl 1 knife 4 cork stoppers 1 cork stopper 5 cm in diameter Universal glue 1 white cotton balloon ball 1 [news: 739781 cutter] 1 piece of large wire Acrylic paint pink, fuchsia and beige 1 medium brush-brush 1 fine brush 1 black felt Realization 45 'Molding and assembly of the pig Inflate the balloon to the desired volume, close with a knot and hang it.
Material: 3 square cups Alcohol at 90 ° Thermosetting felt 1 roll of adhesive with reserve 3 pieces of foam (1cm x1cm) 1 pen holder Fine brush Fan brush Cotton swab Colors: Etruscan red (12), Agathe (04) , Jaune de Marseille (02) Realization: 5 'Carefully degrease the three cups with household paper soaked in alcohol at 90 °.
Materials Magazines 1 box of washers (40 x 16 mm) 1 pencil Scissors 1 flexible magnet sheet (to be cut) Contact glue Realization 2 'Selection of images Locate small images in magazines: take a washer, drag it onto the pages until you find an image that perfectly matches its center hole.
1. Caning: © La Redoute Interiors Adept of vintage and nostalgic decoration in retro style, you will be satisfied with the return of caning! Already present this summer, this artisanal technique of weaving in rattan fibers (mainly) continues its ascent in 2019. And for good reason, caning is invited on all the furniture of the house: from the armchair to the light while passing by the row , tables or even the headboard… And if we love it so much, it's because it is a guarantee of authenticity!