A few days ago I was offered to test the espresso machine from Saeco and Lavazza: A Modo Mio. In Italian, A Modo Mio means in my own way, a way of suggesting that the possibilities offered by this machine are numerous. First of all, design side with the limited editions which offer tangy and pop colors: turquoise, fucshia, orange and green.
Like every year, you like to get together as a family for Easter. To mark the occasion, you want to create a pretty table decoration. However, you do not want to take the lead and spend all your savings! That's good, we give you our best inspirations to easily decorate your Easter table ... All you have to do is draw!
Light garland, tealight holder or openwork lantern, find the ideal lighting to enhance your terrace or enjoy your garden. The candle in all its forms The candle jars and lanterns are great classics for outdoor dining. They provide warm lighting on a table or near a garden furniture The possibilities are endless, and the main thing is to match it to the style of your exterior.
Whether you are alone, as a couple or as a family, everyday dishes must be able to adapt to your lifestyle. Plates, cutlery, glasses, dishes ... The material of your dishes is determined according to your needs. As for the decorative style, fantasies are possible provided you have a sober base.
The advantages of plancha cooking are no longer to be demonstrated: preservation of the taste and nutritional qualities of food, ease of use, uselessness of adding fat… in short, electric plancha is popular in the kitchen! You still have to know how to choose it in store. Follow the guide !
Remember the good smell of madeleines out of the oven, cookies prepared by your grandmother or even simple and comforting childhood snacks, like the slice of bread with the chocolate tiles. The snack is a real moment of pleasure and memories for young and old. Palm oil, coloring, making your own snacks will allow you to know what your children are eating and to adapt the ingredients according to their tastes and needs.
As summer approaches, the days get longer, the temperature rises and invites us to make the most of informal meals with family or friends. What could be better than an aperitif to share a festive and gourmet moment? Composed of a dozen small dishes, cooked or not, salty and sweet, the dinner aperitif invites you to indulge in food while remaining reasonable in portions.
The garden in relax mode at all hours of the day. The summer is a call to relax. From the deckchair to the deckchair, from the hammock to the arbor, from the deckchair to the sunbathing - we take stock of the essentials of garden decoration to bubble, relax, at all hours of the day!
Good to know Some very light fabrics (tulle, organza, cotton veil, etc.) are difficult to handle, move constantly and resist pinning. Even if it is a bit tedious, do not hesitate to spot the straight edge of your fabric and carefully pin your hem by opting for a double tuck, much more solid.
It's the picnic season outdoors! Basket, colorful dishes and cushions accompany us to the park or to the beach for an enchanted break. Baskets, lunch bags and coolers, these all-terrain containers Who said that picnicking was complicated? Today many articles are there to make our lives easier.
A mixture of lime, extremely fine sand and marble powder, this primer with a shiny and smooth appearance gives superb light reflections. If it is a little delicate and tedious to execute, it remains within the reach of a non-professional ... after testing! Widely used in Venetian palaces, it was very popular with the Egyptians and the Romans.
Minimalism is not new. Created in the 1960s across the Atlantic, it is still at the heart of the trend today. This movement advocates a simple rule: decorate a room as little as possible to reinterpret the notion of space. But beware, decorating little does not mean not decorating.
Do our grandmothers' recipes really work wonders when it comes to scrubbing the house from top to bottom? Can we trade our cleaning products for much healthier DIY formulas? At the editorial office, we rolled up our sleeves and tested the effectiveness of a multi-purpose cleaner, taken from the book Une maison tout propre, c'est malin *.
Do you have an original brick wall? How lucky you are! Because whatever decorative style you attribute to it, the brick wall is always a sensation! With its relief and its imperfections, it imposes its character and attracts all eyes. We give you all our decoration tips to enhance your brick wall ... 1.
Shades of deep hues, warm earth tones, tormented reliefs, uniform or downright smooth ... these are the characteristics of bricks. Light, easy to use and very "decorative", they will therefore be perfect for creating a partition at mid-height. Calculation of quantities Always make a careful layout of your partition, which, during assembly, will save you precious time.
The layout of a kitchen is often akin to an obstacle course. However, when you know the basic rules, it is easy to optimize it properly. Types of layout depending on the surface, activity triangle, measures and dimensions to be respected, clean and dirty pathways… We give you the keys to successfully planning your kitchen!
We relax there, we work there, we watch TV and we receive friends there. The living room is THE living room par excellence, enough to make you want to organize it like a pro, whatever its size and constraints ... Apartment, studio, house, micro-living room or XXL living room? We take stock of the essential rules for successful layout of the show!
Trendy and brand new garden furniture without even having to change that of last year, it is possible. Here are the best ideas to get there. Dressing up garden furniture with paint The most common method of adding color to outdoor furniture is to do a little painting.
Graphic designer and illustrator by training, Delphine Trivic specialized as an interior colorist and founded the agency "L'esprit d. Couleurs" in Viroflay, in the Paris region. Interview by Nadège Monschau What are the trendy colors? Moles and shades of gray. But it is better not to rely on trend boards to renovate your interior: they are too ephemeral.
Passionate about cooking, crazy about good food, a lover of challenge: the new Ikea concept is made for you! An ephemeral restaurant, in the heart of Paris, giving food lovers a chance to become chef of their restaurant for an evening. How does the dream of becoming a chef come true?