the art of living minimally.

minimalist bedroom decor / sfgirlbybay

featured recently in lonny, this is Erika Geraerts and Charl Laubscher’s Melbourne, australia loft space — a creative home but not a cluttered one. in their loft they use color as an artful accent, rather than a lot of unnecessary objects. they follow William Morris’s mantra: “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe... 
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oh hello, yellow.


luisa brimble. i don’t know about you, but the weekend came and went much too quickly. i was deeply in need of something cheerful crossing my path, so i went on hunt for yellow. when has yellow ever let you down? it’s just such a happy, boastful color — proud and unapologetic. as if to say, “hi, I’m yellow, and i’m here!” — but... 
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wonderful color.


a credenza gets a new life with a coat of bright blue, via hus & hem. wonderful color. it perks up a home like a magical snap of the fingers. whether it’s in small doses like a bright throw pillow, or dozens of them, adding color always changes the mood of a room — and with it the mood of its inhabitants, too. a little bold paint goes a long way too: take that... 
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color my room.


glidden paint recently launched a pretty awesome (and somewhat addicting) new tool on MyColortopia called Color My Room and they invited me to try it out and share it with you. Color My Room allows you to upload a photo of a room from your own home or one that inspires you and preview it in any Glidden paint color available. using their Color My Room tool You just pick out... 
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so, about adding color.


so you know how i was thinking about adding color to the living room, especially after consulting you guys? well, lookee what i found on etsy. i am so in love with this Guiloché pillow from oshka design. it’s just modern and quirky enough for my taste, and it adds a bold dash of color. and, it reminds me of spirographs, which i always loved as a kid. here comes some... 
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