Knotted, tufted, handmade carpets or mechanical carpets, it is difficult to navigate in the midst of the plethora of carpet offers. Alain Prenant, Director of the company Urban Carpets, which publishes contemporary rugs, helps us to see more clearly. What types of handmade rugs are there today in stores?
Material: 3 egg cups (ø 5cm) Alcohol at 90 ° Thermosetting felt 1 grease pencil Cotton Swab Fine brush Colors: Scarlet red (06), Agathe (04), Marseille yellow (02), Amazonite (29), Ming Blue ( 17), Citrine yellow (01) Realization: 9 'Clean the three egg cups with 90 ° alcohol. With a grease pencil, draw the checkerboards on the three pieces: eighteen squares for the top, and twelve squares at the base of the foot of each egg cup.
Save time, be zen… These are the desires that all mothers share. It might even be the most beautiful of Mother's Day gifts, right? No magic recipe exists - we prefer to announce the color to you right away - but organized mothers do not lack tips for each day optimizing their time, driven by the desire to combine several caps without being overwhelmed by fatigue or the stress.
No, Easter eggs are not always chocolate! To decorate your table or your interior in general, chicken eggs are great allies to celebrate Easter. Full or empty, whole or broken, colored or natural ... Discover our best decorative inspirations around the Easter egg!
Perfect for obtaining beautiful patinas, the glaze is a colored or neutral layer which lets the background color show through. It is applied to painted walls. If the support must be clean, without cracks or large holes, it does not need to be flat, because the defects of the wall are an integral part of the decoration.
Mother's Day is fast approaching ... On this occasion, we went to see bloggers who tell us about their children, decor and DIY ... We start with Eve! Eve, we like to find her on her blog: Mini Reyve. Eve is an explosion of colors, ideas, good humor, retro decor and sharp looks with good taste.
Nettle… What a paradox, because behind this name with sometimes painful memories hides one of the most useful plants in the garden. In fact, the spicy nettle contains rare minerals, vitamins and nitrogen, all ingredients that promote plant growth. In certain regions with a "short season", mainly mountainous, it is interesting to accelerate the growth of the plants, at the risk that the cold season does not set in before the ripening of the fruits.
A few small routine repairs are within everyone's reach… You still need to know the procedure to follow. Here are some tips for solving all your little soil problems. When the wood has moved • Squeaky parquet boards: annoying, but easy to spot. Wood does not like hot and dry atmospheres too much.
Having a roof terrace in Paris allows you to have a breathtaking view of the city. However, privacy is not always there! However, all it takes is a few tips supplemented with well-chosen plants to create a warm space while being out of sight. The landscaper Gaston Bintener answered the call of a Parisian couple to refurbish their roof terrace long abandoned.
And there you are! Tomorrow you will sleep in your new residence. So that everything goes as well as possible, we must once again organize, prepare and even anticipate. Here is everything you need to know to prepare for your move. Carry out practical checks On the eve of the move, you must imperatively carry out the last checks.
Nothing is more sad than walls without decoration! Paintings, pretty framed posters, draperies and photographs decorate an interior, affirm the style and are therefore essential for a successful decoration. However, they tend to have prices that are a little too high, even dissuasive. So that you no longer have to make concessions in your interior decoration, we have selected four arty boutiques for you.
Giving new life to old wooden pallets used for transporting goods and transforming them into designer, decorative and functional seats is the challenge brilliantly taken up by the four Korean designers at Craft Combine. Sporting graphic patterns and pretty shades, they literally capsize us.
The first stage of a move takes place well before D-Day. Three months before to be more precise. However, the more you anticipate the move, the less unexpected there is. Three months from the big day, you have to establish a schedule and therefore already think about the course of the event. Explanations. 1-Ask your notice If you are renting, it's time to ask your departure notice.
DUBBING / PARTITIONING. Placo®, a solution for every room in the house! Sound insulation, thermal insulation, water or fire resistance, indoor air purification ... the Placo® range offers a solution for every room in the house. Recommended for bedrooms and living rooms, the Placo® Phonic plate, blue in color, divides noise by two from one room to another.
Materials 1 small glass 1 sheet of black paper 1 piece of fabric 1 engraver for manual glass Creation 12 'Making the pattern After having photocopied the typography model presented [pdf: 277622], compose your first name by cutting out each letter again and sticking them on a sheet of black paper.
As soon as the thermometer tumbles down, you turn on the heating and hire the inventor of the radiator ... without thinking of the colonies of bacteria that thrive in these new hot spots. Worse or not much better, the accumulation of dust reduces the heat emitted by the device, which heats up more and consumes more.
Elephant ears, cacti, succulents, monstera or simple geraniums? When you've already spent time choosing a plant, you might as well offer it the right ground to see it flourish. Indoor or outdoor, garden, balcony or living room, we tell you everything about the right soil for the right plants!
Equipment 1 small hacksaw Bayonet bulbs 1 small screwdriver Solvent Nickel silver wire 14/10 1 cutting pliers 5 'realization Sawing Using the small hacksaw, cut the bulb at the level of the hook in the middle of the bayonet and remove the sawn part by pulling it. 10 'Emptying Gently break the glass tube which protrudes from the bayonet and insert the small screwdriver into the neck, tilting it slightly, in order to break the glass tube in the center of it.
The main difficulty encountered when laying tiles, on the floor as on the wall, is obviously the cuts. Their regularity depends, to a large extent, on the final appearance of the coating. Curved cuts These are obviously the most difficult, but they are relatively rare. You will nevertheless have to cut the tiles according to a curved profile around the sanitary appliances, in the bathroom, around a sink on the worktop of a kitchen and also, if necessary, around certain elements of architecture like the arched arches of the bays.