When Mobilia asked us to travel to Europe on an inspiring trend watching business trip, we thought we’d make the most of it. I mean, who wouldn’t do the same, right? The “we” in this story is Mobilia’s Marketing Director and the Creative Director at Mobilia’s branding agency. Two women asked to travel to Copenhagen and Paris to explore the latest trends in retail design, hospitality and culture. During our stay, we walked an astounding 105 kilometers over 7 days (yes, we counted our steps), how else were we to be at peace with all those delicious meals and wine!? Here’s a brief account of restaurants, shops and other hidden gems that we found inspiring, beautiful, delicious and mostly, charming.
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Finding a comfortable and functional hosting piece for small spaces isn’t always easy. A typical sofa bed is a great solution if you have a lot of space; but what if this is not the case? Nowadays, we look for furniture that does not occupy a big amount of space, but can be repositioned easily according to our needs.
Shopping during the Holidays is not always the easiest task. Not only does the list of people that you have to buy for grow annually, but everyone on that list also has different tastes, desires, and expectations. Whether it’s for someone that you know very well or simply a thank you for someone hosting a festive evening, check out our holiday shopping ideas that are sure to please everyone on your list.
The 1960’s were marked with fashion, culture, and by trends. It was the golden age where bright colours, the endless array of patterns, and a multitude of geographical shapes appeared. Fashion exploded, fabrics and textures developed into new classics, and conformity became unorthodox. Find out how you can capture the essence of this period in ’60s inspired retro style.
Buying a house can be difficult; but selling one comes with a whole new set of challenges. This is the true obstacle that Home Staging companies face daily.