Why This Room Caught My Eye

August 5, 2014 0


Today’s room features some elements that I am easily attracted to – because I don’t have them in my home at this scale. First above all: space. This living room is so spacious and leaves so much free room to breathe and roam – ideal in front of a home library as showcased above! But it’s also the massive influx of natural light through ceiling-to-floor windows and houseplants for that natural vibe. In a nutshell, this room caught my eye for these reasons:

  • Floating Shelves: I really love this kind of floating shelves. Predominately for books but also for ever-changing decor vignettes. One day, if I live in such a spacious home, I’d get myself a custom made shelving unit. 
  • Houseplants: A safe eye-catcher for me! Adding some large plants in a spacious room is perfect to structure the room and lead the eye from corner to corner. Plus it adds a very homey and cosy feel to a room.
  • Natural Light: The most crucial interior design factor – natural light makes everything appear better, trust me. And it makes life so much more positive and sets you in a good mood. Ok, it’s also perfect for photographing your interiors. 
How do you feel about this living room?

Photography via The Design Files


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  • Reply geraldine@littlebigbell August 5, 2014 at 9:25 pm

    Love this regular feature that you do Igor! I l like the relaxed feel of the home and those houseplants are amazing. I wish mine would grow to be like that.

    • Reply Igor Josifovic August 6, 2014 at 5:54 am

      Thank you Geraldine! It’s definitely a relaxed room thanks to the space, the library and cosy feeling of the rug – a room where one could easily be carried away by a favorite book.

    • Reply Igor Josifovic August 6, 2014 at 5:55 am

      …oh and don’t give up on your houseplants! Light, water & love is all they need!

  • Reply Beauty Follower August 6, 2014 at 2:17 pm

    Ωραίος ανεμιστηρας οροφής!

  • Reply Ritz September 3, 2014 at 9:43 am

    Found your lovely blog and I must say I am already hooked to the content, picture and inspirations! Thank you for sharing these amazing spaces.

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