The “biophilia effect” describes any of a number of positive impacts experienced when this affinity is evoked through a sensory experience of nature: sight, sound, smell, or feel. See how designers are integrating nature into our hearts and homes.
If we don’t take the time to stop and take moments to “be present,” it’s likely that time will lead the way for us, and we’ll wake up one day wondering how life has passed us by. Setting aside time, and space, to reflect and be in the moment will help you become more intentional in your daily life.
Wellness is a broad, growing category that encompasses the connection between mind, body and spirit. There is a union between these three elements that can be balanced and enhances with some of the following inspirational rituals. (Note: it includes making a conscious effort to slow down a bit and create a more mindful environment).
For years, there has been a laser focus on minimalism, the “less is more” approach to design. Now, many are taking an opposing approach toward MAXIMALISM – which means there is more of everything: color, patterns, and general abundance. The result? A room that’s fully reflective of YOU. Check out these 5 ways to keep this "more is more" approach fresh and modern.