Visually Loud | New York City Street Art | Love it!

©2015 Dinorah Matias-Melendez

VISUALLY LOUD

Love New York City gritty-awesome art.

What about you? love it or hate it?
Street art gives character to a city. It also helps enhance the spirit of the place, and strengthens a sense of belonging of many city dwellers – who, like me, feel attracted to this informal artistic expression.

The Tale of Two…In Design | Two Nooks :: Two Approaches

For today I wanted to show you two design approaches for a similar space: the nook.

Each one represents the clients’ need and aesthetical inclination. Both are beautiful and unique.

Remember: nothing needs to be standard, or guided by trends…design allows you to make any space FEELS YOURS, and nobody else’s.
Capisci?! 🙂

 

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Welcome March!

This Winter has felt long, very long. But contrary to many people around me, I have enjoyed the grayish, cold days that have defined most of the season.

Anytime I have allowed thoughts that desire the rush from one season to another, I have discovered that I lost track of many moments that could have been special due to the unique characteristics and conditions thane have surrounded them. Read more

Finding Joy – Hello February!

Finding Joy - Photo © mriexx
 Photo © mriexx
Finding Joy
I rid my mind
of darkness and depth
and a feeling of joy
is all I have left.

-Katie Nicole

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Moodboard | Winter Blues Inspiration

I’m feeling the winter blues in an unorthodox way, I’m feeling creative with it and want to gee it a twist. So please enjoy the moodboard I created for an imaginary project.

Inspiration: Color blue
Client: A stylish, independent and forward thinking young (at heart) person, who lives  in the middle of Manhattan in a classic 5  prewar apartment. But who goes on vacation to the Mediterranean coast, to the beaches on Morocco. Read more

How a Simple Design Element Drastically Transformed a Space

 

Transforming spaces into exciting ones for their users is the most fascinating feeling in the architectural field.

This staircase could have been a boring enclosed passthrough, but the simple gesture of reinterpreting the wall ended impacting the whole space. It also gives a nicer feeling  when used, plus a more enjoyable and pleasant experience.

When designing a space, follow this concept that always work… Read more

Insta-Favorite | Fall

Photo ©Instagram by Sylvan Zimmerman

The firmament sometimes is just at your feet.

This beautiful photo comes from Skilleta instagram account. How would you hashtag this picture?

Wish you a happy and productive Monday!

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