Thursday 14 February 2013

wish list for the apartment: living room/bedroom

Hi guys!

I've been living in my new apartment for a while now, but you know how it is after moving to a new place - there's always something you still don't have and that needs to be bought to make a room complete.
I got all the basic furniture I need, like a bed, a kitchen, a desk etc. but there are still furniture wishes that got lost along the way in the course of the past months due to a lack of money and the problem of not having a car to transport heavier pieces.
Also there are certain things, e.g. my dining table and chairs, that I brought from the old home but don't really like anymore, so I plan on replacing them as soon as possible. Oh well, never really content with what you have, I guess it's just the nature of mankind, right?
Anyway, here is a little wish list and collection of inspiration for how I want my apartment to be in the future. It will be a big project as a whole, but I hope I'll manage to get closer to my ideal step by step in the course of this year. 
Btw if you'd like to see some impressions of my living room/bedroom visit this post.

sources: // above left // above right // below //

I like it cozy and rustic mixed with modern, playful and colourful. My biggest wish is a big and comfy brown leather armchair or sofa to go with the vintage cocktail chair I already bought via Ebay. It would be great to have a little "living room corner" as my bedroom is also my office and living room at the same time too. I need more seatings because at the moment I can either offer my guests only the bed to sit on (which can be quite awkward with some guests...) or I have to stay in the kitchen with them.
For the rustic touch I'd love to have one of these tables made out of a wine box and for the coziness some cute pillows and a knit plaid.
Not a must, but a bonus would be a beautiful new lamp and some nice prints or paintings for the walls.

Furthermore I found some awesome DIY projects that I'd love to try out soon. I'm not good at crafting, but maybe it will get better with a little practicing?
Here is a little collection of my favourite DIYs from Pinterest, which all happen to be light-related:

Have a lovely day everyone!

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  1. Such a cute post and some really good ideas x

  2. Das einizge was ein wenig zeitaufwand ist, sind die nägel in die wand hauen, aber der rest ist wirklich flott gemacht (:

    Ahast hier aber auch super schöne ideen gezeigt <3 ich wurd so gern nochmal neu renovieren und sovieles anders machen <3 naja, ich versuch jetz durch klein kram noch alles was aufzupelpen ;)

  3. How do you make those cloud lights??? I want those. I guess you just tore a pillow apart and put the stuffing around a lamp.:) Cool inspiration, hope you get stuff done as soon as humanly possible, honey.

  4. Die DIY ideen sind richtig cool! Vor allem die Wolken Lampe! ♡

  5. Looks great dear ! :)

  6. Thanks!! Definitely better than my version.:D

  7. very nice inspirations :)

    maybe we can follow each other? let me know dear, i will follow back of course ;)

  8. love the art prints.. and the pillows.. so very warm.

  9. i cant see you in my followers dear! whats your nick name? can you please check it out one more time?

  10. oh my, these places look so wonderful <3 just like a dream !

  11. oh my gosh, that couch is amazing! i think we have the same taste :)

  12. Hello! would you like to follow each other? let me know!xx

  13. Danke für deinen lieben Kommentar! Ich bin auch zur Zeit im Einrichtungsfieber!

    Hab einen ganz tollen Abend heut,

  14. love this. those are some rad couches! :)


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