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Keşifler ve yaratıcılık ile dolu bir yıl olsun!

Bast Home 2013′ un bu son günlerinde keyifle okunabilecek oldukça eğlenceli bir Aralık sayısı yayınladı. Ana konulardan bir tanesi de yeniyıl üzerineydi.. Bende bu güzel konuya ithafen designmixer’ a ayrılan köşemde sizler için keşif ve yaratıcılık ile dolu bir yıl diledim. Bu vesile ile arzumun   gerçekleştiği,  Bast Home daki yazımla  paylaştığım beni en çok heyecanlandıran seyahatlerimden […]

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A wonderful flea market weekend day at Portobello

Decorating homes by found objects and accessories from flea markets are always a good idea if it comes to adding some personality and uniqueness to spaces. But, I have to accept I enjoy the discovery part of it even more… Sourcing goods from the flea markets definitely needs a high attention, good memory, concentration, keen eye, good bargaining skills […]

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Is this antique door from China or Japan?

While I was doing my daily surfing at pinterest yesterday, I came across with the wonderful antique door above and I repinned to my “doors to adore” board which I collect adorable characteristic doors from all around the world. The photo was originally pinned as Chinese door, however I got a comment from a friend from Pinterest community that the door […]

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Art, Blog, Colors, Interior Design, Travel

A city living in color of broken mosaics

Gaudi had achieved to embellish  hard to decorate surfaces with beautiful colors of Mediterranean ceramics. This technique of gathering the previously broken pieces of ceramic called trencadis. I certainly give credit to the laborers who had worked  madly on realization of the crazy design projects of  Gaudi.  Today, it is a feast to the eye of residents and visitors of Barcelona to […]

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Gaudi’ s unusual decorative and architectural elements

The anthropomorphic shapes are the most crowning elements of Catalan’ s art nouveau stream called Modernista. The snail, spiral and organic forms, leaning columns, soft hand shaped materials, whirlpools, uneven holes, bone like shapes, melting shapes,  most extraordinary designs are all part of Catalan architecture. The mad man, genius Catalan architect of the human history, Antoni Gaudi is the main […]

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Living local at Market Hotel, Barcelona

There are some  metropolitan cities in the world which has unique style that puts you into mood immediately and helps you to move according to its own rhythm. Such as walking faster in NY, taking often breaks to drink coffee and wine in Paris, wandering around in Istanbul streets etc… This temporary characteristics  in different cities can only happen if you […]

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Barcelona, a fairy city living in Art Nouveau Style

Another trip has been finalized in great passion.. Today, feeling like I have visited an art museum in the size of a city. Filled up by so much information as well as inspiration. I am lucky if I could download all the things I have seen into some part of my brain so my subconscious would feed my creativeness to broad my perspective… Put yourself […]

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Pottery Art in Morocco

Moroccan Pottery is an old,  traditional art that uses different type of techniques in different parts of the country. The major influence on the clay items have Berber and Arabic-Hispanic influence. The bright colors, glazes, calligraphic patterns, metallic patch like details are  the most characteristic look of these decorative objects. Moroccan pottery is celebrated as some of the finest examples of […]

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