Tag: Cork

reimagining cork & how to use it in your home

reimagining cork & how to use it in your home | @meccinteriors | design bites

Cork is known for being a natural, hypoallergenic, recyclable product with water-, fire-, and weather-resistant properties, yet many are nervous about bringing it into their homes. Gencork is working to make the sustainable material more homeowner friendly through a number of great product offerings, such as tiles, bricks, wallcoverings, furnishings, and lighting. The acoustic properties …

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holiday gift buying & 3 home decor trends for 2017

holiday gift buying & 3 home decor trends for 2017 | @meccinteriors | design bites

If you’re about to enter the holiday gift shopping frenzy and want to find useful gifts, or you’re simply looking to add some fresh touches to your home decor in 2017, here are three trends you can confidently follow, as shared by Michelle Lamb via The Trend Curve. Mirrors They are already well on their …

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corked walls

corked walls | @meccinteriors | design bites

For some people, cork is simply the stopper that’s used to seal a wine bottle. Cork — the material — actually appears much less frequently in wine bottles these days than it once did. However, the eco-friendly material which offers great acoustical properties is popping up more frequently in textiles and wallcoverings, offering both warmth …

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submaterial noise-softening wallcoverings

submaterial noise-softening wallcoverings | @meccinteriors | design bites

Submaterial, a modern wall décor brand, has reinvented its most popular wall hanging patterns into wallcoverings of wool felt and cork.Translation: beautiful wall treatments that have acoustical properties, helping to soften and/or muffle sound.

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