February 3, 2014

New Office Furniture at Contempo Space – Alexis Collection

L Shaped Office Desk

We are proud to announce our first new furniture collection for 2014! The Alexis Office Collection takes the customization we have always made available at Contempo Space and extends it to office furniture. These contemporary new designs include executive and computer desks, credenzas and bookcases. New products are slated to … read more

November 13, 2013

5 Steps to Less Stuff and More Style

Simple Vase

Sometimes in our attempts to decorate, we get a little over-zealous in purchasing. We end up with a lot of stuff, but not a lot of style and harmony. Or maybe you have a knack for collecting things over time, and suddenly you are overwhelmed and crowded by your finds. … read more

October 10, 2013

9 Ways to Make Your Home More Appealing to Guests

Comfortable Living Room

House parties can be a great way to get to know new friends and become reacquainted with old ones. But if your home isn’t prepared to host all of these guests, it can be a disaster. Here are nine ways that you can make your home better for you and … read more

October 1, 2013

4 Ways to Make the Most of Small Spaces

Small Room

Decorating a small area, whether it be a room or a house, can be a bit of a challenge. If you have too much it will feel cluttered, and not enough will be boring. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your small space. Lighten … read more

August 30, 2013

Creating the Room of Their Dreams: Bedroom Design Advice

Bedroom 1

The best bedroom designs are created with the room’s occupants in mind. The most personal space in the house, a bedroom should be a reflection of the people who relax and dream within its walls. Before you rush out to the home improvement and furniture stores to stock up on … read more

5 Easy Ways to Add a Splash of Color to Life

Dog With Purple Ears

Your furniture doesn’t have to be so brown. Your hair doesn’t have to be blonde and dull. In fact, your dog doesn’t even have to be such a boring dog-color. Sometimes you need to jazz up your life with a little bit of color, and there are plenty of easy … read more

August 29, 2013

Practical Ambiance: Lighting as Part of Your Home Decor

Hanging Pendant Lighting

Lighting is often an after thought when people plan out their rooms, but it may in fact be the key to not only the look of your home but the practicality of each room. A well chosen light fitting subtly emphasises the ambiance while creating just the right light levels … read more

5 Tips for Sprucing Up Your First Apartment

Apartment With a View of the City

Moving into a first apartment can mean something different for everyone: for some, it is the mark of their independence, a rite of passage as one enters adulthood. For others, it is the beginning of a new life with a new family, an opportunity to create memories. For the rest, … read more

July 25, 2013

College Furniture & Decorating Ideas from the Pros

Empty Dorm Room

With the fall semester just around the corner for college and university students, it’s time to start thinking about what to bring to school and more importantly, how to store it all. As a college student, whether you’re planning to take up residence on campus in a dorm room or … read more