Posts Tagged“deco”

Discover our 17 Wonder Walls Art ideas

I recently visited a friend in Barcelona who shares a flat with three other partners. We baptized it as “The Artists Flat” because each person who lives there had to contribute in the decoration in whichever way they preferred.  It could be a painting, a drawing or any personal object.  The idea was to choose something that would remain and represent the time spent in the flat. The result of this was quite peculiar and very colorful which gives the flat a tremendous personality. The walls reflect the life stories of each of the four people living there. This really…

examples of upcycling (8)

Upcycling, another way to recycle, consists of reusing things and giving them a new purpose.  It’s basically a sustainable alternative which allows us to reduce waste by turning it into something useful. Due to the impact of this creative and ecological trend, articles on the subject appear in many publications.  We can find upcycling in clothing, accessories, decoration… It has been adopted by many artists and contests are frequently held to determine the most original creation. More and more companies and designers are joining this “movement” to show their solidarity with the environment. We are really keen on these type…

summer decorating ideas - BenchBags

Now that summer is almost here we all like to brighten up our homes. Here are a few decorating ideas which will help you create a feeling of summertime. An easy way to bring the sunshine into your house is to change the bedding to match the season. Ya que llega el verano, a todos nos gusta que nuestra casa tenga una ambiente más fresco y colorido de cara a la temporada. Por ello, te proponemos unas ideas que te ayudarán a crear un ambiente veraniego en tu hogar. Some decorating ideas Una forma sencilla de que entre el verano en casa, es cambiar…

Rustic decor - BenchBags palet 3

If you’re thinking of using wood for rustic decor in your home there are infinite possibilities to choose from.  It helps to create different types of atmospheres:  warm and homey, elegant, picturesque… Son infinitas las posibilidades que se nos ofrecen cuando pensamos en madera para decorar nuestro hogar. Podemos crear un ambiente cálido, elegante o incluso rústico. Rustic decor Wood is a material that adapts to different perspectives and  gives a touch of personality to any room. Wooden floors, walls and rooms made entirely of wood are some options. Es un material que sin duda se adapta al enfoque que tú quieras…

cozy and practical kitchens - BenchBags 9

Hello again everyone! As we are in the midst of our #Benchcooks contest, we thought it would be good to talk about cozy and practical kitchens that invite you to cook and help inspire your creativity. Here are a few examples of the kind of kitchens you wouldn’t mind spending hours working up some tasty and exquisite meals. ¡Hola de nuevo! Ahora que nos encontramos inmersos en nuestro concurso #benchcooks, hemos pensado que sería buena idea que habláramos sobre cocinas prácticas y acogedoras que te invitan e inspiran a cocinar con creatividad. Como muestra, aquí tienes algunos ejemplos de cocinas donde podría pasarme…

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Hello to all! This week we’re going to talk about handcrafts, which I absolutely adore.  I find it a great way to disconnect and at the same time let my creativity wander.  Nowadays we’re so used to buying everything that we don’t stop to think that there are many things we can make ourselves.  So, I’m going to give you some ideas to recycle things you have lying around your house and turn them into a nice gift for someone special (even for yourself). Buenas de nuevo! Esta semana vengo con manualidades, que me encantan, no solo porque me parece…

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  Hello again everyone! Halloween is here and since I’m a total DIY freak, I find this a perfect opportunity to decorate your house, your food and basically anything you can think of. My family has always celebrated Halloween and I’m sure most of us have lovely childhood memories of getting dressed up in our costumes and going “Trick or Treat”.  Though we’re not children anymore, we can still enjoy this wonderful tradition.  Personally, I’d like to craft something special – if it turns out decently I’ll leave it on our Instagram. In the meantime, I hope some of the following…

Autumn is here - Fall decorating ideas - BenchBags

Autumn is here!  This season, considered special by many, brings about many changes. The days are shorter – fewer hours of sunshine The trees shed their leaves and there is an amazing change in the colors that surround us. It’s a wonderful season for taking long walks and admiring the autumn colors in the fields. It’s a time for friend and family reunions at home. We have to put away our summer clothes and take out our coats and scarves. And among many changes that come with the fall we particularly enjoy those which have to do with decoration and…

benchbags-leather-deco

Hello again! This week we’re going to talk about using leather for home decoration.  As we’ve mentioned in other posts, leather is our business and it is contstantly present in our everyday – whether it be at work or at home.  Leather accessories for the home are a classic and they go with everything.   Hola de nuevo! Esta semana venimos con algo muy nuestro, llevamos tan dentro el arte de la piel que sobrepasa las paredes de nuestra fábrica hasta llegar a nuestras casas, y es que la piel en decoración, es y ha sido, una constante que nunca…

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Hello again! This week we’re going to focus on summer, my favourite season:  ideas to pretty up your terrace, porch, patio or favorite corner.  Here are some great ideas so let’s get going! As you’ve probably already noticed, wood pallets are the latest in deco!  Something which has always been discarded is now perfect for our terrace.  So if you enjoy DIY as much as I do, this is a great option. Using pallets has its pros and cons.  On one hand it’s low cost and you can use your imagination to personalize them.  On the other, it can be…