Katja Lösonen from Finland was initially a photojournalist. Her work is guided by an interest in people, interiors with personality, and character. She is inspired by things that have character "I try to find houses that have that certain something". Welcome! »
Velvet stays! After this year's revival, the velvet trend continues in 2019. Velvety beds, velvet sofas and curtains made of the noble fabric make your home glamorous. The best thing to do now is to get some nice velvet pieces for cuddle time. The demand keeps growing. »
Round, bulbous, sphere luminaires - round lamps are on the rise. They’re an eye-catcher and let the light shine evenly in all directions. Whether they are oversized hanging lamps, arranged in groups or table and floor lamps, these round objects are attention grabbers. »
Come with us to the dark side. For the kitchen interior, black is now the new It color. Matte black creates drama and is a bold statement, but can be relaxed combined with neutral tones. Black or deep dark blue kitchen fronts are especially popular. »
It is a medium blue-green that is a darker version of cyan, similar to the tone in gasoline. But, moreover: Teal is considered "the next big thing" for interiors. It goes particularly well with wood tones and stands out brilliantly in pure white rooms that have that Scandi look or minimalist design. »
Please touch! Interior surfaces that invite you to touch are in the focus. This digitized world with smooth touchscreen surfaces creates a longing for tactile elements. Untreated wooden furniture, cuddly carpets, stone walls, wicker chairs, velvet sofas ... »
Where would you like to be today? Show it with wallpaper! Theme wallpapers come in the form of mountains, wardrobes, wood grain, jungle print, and even fruits. There are countless motifs. See for yourself! »
These are THE non-colors for your home: a combination of Black and white stripes! Black and white stripes are both classic and modern. They are so versatile that they can easily be integrated into your own interior. Carpet, vase or wall? Here are our examples! »
Sari Rantanen studied in and is a freelance photographer from Finland. She loves nature and beauty in the simple things. With her photography she focuses on interior design and wants to convey an inviting feeling. Sari's pictures and features are now available... »
Brando Cimarosti has been our contributor since 2011. The professional photographer prefers to work with ambient light and manages a lot of the details. He also knows the importance of social media. Get to know him and his "minimalist" stories in our portrait profile: »
Do you love your summer balcony? Sometimes a winter garden is even better! It is the ideal place to enjoy the sun and get some light, no matter what the weather is like. All that remains is to decide what function the bright room has: dining room, lounge or garden? »
Make yourself at home! Animal hides, cuddly blankets and many cushions, a fireplace or moody lighting...from rustic to retro to modern - we will be happy to show you how beautiful autumn can be in your own home. »
Brown, brown, brown is all my furniture...because: shades of brown are making a comeback. The color has, especially in the apartment, something soothing. Combined with off-white or beige, it looks noble. If you style the earth tone together with bright yellow and gold, the interior becomes a cool eye-catcher. »
Mexican painter Frida Kahlo de Rivera is known for her incomparable and powerful styles, including rich colors and wild combinations. Get inspired by this, individual style can be adapted beautifully in your own favorite rooms. »
A garden can be a place of retreat, a space to romp around, a possibility to grow herbs and vegetables, the location for a barbecue with friends. Open the garden gate, join us and enjoy your time in our beautiful gardens. Welcome all garden lovers! »
Interior is what Rebecca Martyn loves to photograph most, apart from her kids! By chance she found her love for interior photography. She always works with natural light. Discover our new photographer and her fresh features. »
Nicoline Olsen produces a spectrum of pictures from the concept of living - from dream-like home stories, to decoration and DIY, to garden themes. She always tries to find the human element in the interior. This creates inspiring results with the essence of the Danish style. »
Mirrors are both magicians and future trends at the same time: they create new dimensions and optical depth, reflect light and colors. Arrange several of them to create a trendy work of art. In the future they will have smart functions and also operate as lighting. Who is the fairest...? »
Green furniture in front of a green wall, a composition of shades of blue, pure white living or all over black? A monochromatic interior looks harmonious and is anything but boring. Dare yourself to try the tone-on-tone trend. »
Now we bring our favorite patterns to the floor! Tiles with ornaments, floral patterns or zigzags - any design is suitable. They not only unfold their charm in the bathroom, they can also accentuate small rooms, stage an entranceway or be laid as carpet runners. »
Ethno is not only a trend in fashion, but also in interiors. It includes eye-catching patterns such as Ikat or animal prints, natural and strong colors, fabrics and covers, wooden sculptures, wall hangings and wicker. The mix of elements gives rooms a summery and positive energy. »
Vacation time is the time for inspiration! We can learn a lot from other countries and cultures and love to bring our travel impressions onto our own four walls. Whether Ikat pattern, Indian silk or ornate hanging lamps – bring that vacation feeling home! »
Her path of becoming a flower and do-it-yourself photographer is told like a modern fairy tale. Photographer Iris Wolf and her images now grace the living4media collection. Read her exciting story here. »
Ilaria Chiaratti presents Nordic-style inspiration, featuring simple, bright interiors with unexpected color accents, a mix of design, second-hand and DIY. The photographer and stylist lives in Holland and also blogs about the special signature style. »
Are you in charge of organizing the next garden or summer party? We can help! From party decorations to snack ideas, DIY tips to matching invitations, menu cards and small gifts, you’ll find everything festive here! »
Melon, lychee, apricot, dragon fruit, papaya, strawberry and blueberry – our favorite fruits now determine our interiors. Whether wall paint, furniture, individual accessories or a complete color concept – it’s getting fruity in here! »
Working in your beloved home? Do so comfortably with these furnishings tips! For an ideal working space, we integrate cupboards in niches and create creative storage spaces. Welcome to the new home office. »
Being both brave and creative is the way to interior comfort. Rich colors on walls and exciting fabrics like velvet provide comfort and warmth. To organize and create enough seats – these are the best tips for a comfortable, creative home. »
We are beaming from the inside out! Whether open windows and doors, cozy sitting areas on a balcony, light-flooded rooms or summery terraces – these are the most beautiful inspirations that have that summer feeling. »
Chronologically sorted by publication, our collection of topics offers an overview of trends, furnishing styles, interior design and furnishing ideas for small and large rooms. Every month we introduce new lifestyle or interior photographers and devote ourselves to creative do-it-yourself ideas as well as trendy materials, fabrics and colors. For all furnishing tips there are curated picture selections or interesting articles with backgrounds and examples from our corporate blog.
Home and living or home and garden – the interior blog themes offer inspiration for all rooms, from living room to kitchen to bedroom and walk-in closet. Urban gardening, DIY, design classics – click your way through the wide range of furnishing topics.
Learn more about our photographers! They often have interesting stories behind them – we present their stories and life histories in more detail. All information about our brand-new photographers are here, when their pictures are fresh arrivals.
Get to know the background of our photos and discover the trends in our collection. Every month the topics around furnishing and interior are updated as our archive is updated regularly. Are you an interior lover, a lifestyle editor or are you looking for pictures on a specific topic from the world of garden and living? Browse through our collected topics and stories and get inspired!