Decor Styles Archive

Iceland’s traditional turf houses

A turf church in Árbæjarsafn in Reykjavik. Ómar Óskarsson When looking at pictures from Iceland, small and cute looking turf houses are bound to come up. Due to lack of trees in Iceland, building out of turf was a popular building material and thick turf

Home décor trends: Dreamy lights, arty antiques and stylish ideas to transform your abode

By Lalitesh Mandrekar Bid adieu to all things millennial pink, rose- gold accessories and lacquered surfaces. Welcome 2019 by adding some magic to your nest with modish makeover essentials. Whether it’s carting those dreamy lights or embracing some arty antiques, get ready to spruce

The New Hermès Arceau 78: Aesthetic, Modern, Understated . . . And Galloping

Hermès Arceau 78Joel von Allmen/Hermès The name of this new model by French powerhouse Hermès references the year 1978, when designer Henri d’Origny set the aesthetic codes for the understated new Arceau line, the first timepiece he designed for the brand. With this watch

Sachin Pilot Wears Traditional Turban While Taking Oath After 2014 Pledge

Deputy CM Of Rajasthan: Sachin Pilot was sworn in today as Rajasthan’s deputy chief minister Jaipur: In a declaration that the Congress was back in the saddle, Rajasthan’s new deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot, who had pledged not to wear a turban till his party

Amazon is coming to company data centers, and that should scare Cisco, HPE and Dell

Source: CNBC Andy Jassy, Amazon AWS Amazon cloud chief Andy Jassy said that during the first half of 2018, he was consistently getting requests from customers who wanted Amazon’s help not just in the cloud, but also in their own data centers. For some

Suspect In France Christmas Market Attack Killed In Gunfight: Officials

A gunman killed 3 and injured around a dozen at a Christmas market in the Strasbourg on Tuesday. (File) STRASBOURG/Paris: The suspected gunman who killed three people at a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg was shot dead on Thursday in a brief

Celebrate a traditional Polish Christmas

Wigilia celebration and dinner The Polish-American Community of Toledo and the Toledo Poznan Alliance are issuing an invitation to their annual wigilia, a beautiful and traditional Polish pre-Christmas celebration. It will be held at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 16 at the Olivet Lutheran Church Christian Life Center,

Bingo for hipsters? The modern revival of a great British pastime

Dabbers Bingo in a nightclub-like black walled basement lit in neon. A DJ in a multicoloured lycra catsuit and sequin bomber jacket is bouncing around an east London basement to dancefloor classic D.I.S.C.O as beer-drinking young people wave their arms and chant along. Yet

Kabir Festival’s 3rd edition introduces Varanasi’s old poets to modern world

Kabir’s views on gender justice, as well as inequality, were major talking points at the festival, which drew participants from across the world. Five centuries after his death, the poems of Kabir are relevant to contemporary society more than ever. The mystic poet, known

Buying a used appliance? Check for a serial number

If you’re looking to save money, you often look for a used appliance, but before you buy, make sure the appliance you’re buying still has the serial numbers on the unit. Kathy Pollok learned that lesson the hard way. She spotted a washing machine