Remodelista looked to the Old World for some holiday inspiration this week and discovered a bevy of simple yet artful ideas. Behold:
- A kitchen designed with ample storage in mind. See Kitchen of the Week: A Laid-Back Courtyard Kitchen Where ‘Family Life Unfolds’.
- A high-end Ikea hack we approve of: From Reform: A New Line of Ikea Cabinet Fronts Made with Dinesen Wood.
- There might be marble in your toothpaste. What else don’t you know about the Old World building staple? See 10 Things Nobody Tells You About Marble Countertops.
- Don’t neglect your plants just yet. See Your First Garden: 10 Things to Do in the Garden in December.
- Are artificial trees environmentally friendly? Read 10 Things Nobody Tells You About Christmas Trees for the verdict.
- And don’t forget to check out all of our gift guides so far:
- Gift Guide 2018: 15 Actually Useful Stocking Stuffers, The Organized Home Edition
- 2018 Gift Guide: For the Outdoorsy Type
- Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 9 Favorite Design Books of the Year
- Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 12 Petite Gifts from the Old Country (aka Europe)
- Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 9 Gifts That Give Back
- Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 15 Stocking Stuffers for Under $15 (ish)
- Gift Guide 2018: For the Backyard Farmer
- Gift Guide 2018: For the Plant Lover