If you are re-furnishing your home, you might be wondering what pieces to choose. Luckily, there are now more new designs out there than ever. The key thing to remember is that you don’t want to create a strong theme throughout your home. If you choose a solid theme, it will restrict you from getting the pieces you want. Instead, you should let yourself be a little creative. Mix and match different designs and see what works for you.


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  1. Solid oak table

Over the last few years, there have been loads of popular table designs. Sometimes, though, you just can’t beat a classic design. Solid oak wood tables are beautiful and strong. These rustic style pieces tend to work in almost any home. If you have a large dining room, you might want to get one of these items. They will set you back a few hundred, but they should last for years and years.

  1. Island kitchen unit

The kitchen should be a sociable place, and so you need the layout to express that in any way it can. Many furnished apartment rentals have this feature as standard. If you are not lucky enough to have one of these units already, you should consider installing one. One of the best things about these units is that they create a place where the entire family can gather for a quick meal.

  1. Four poster bed

There is simply nothing more luxurious than a four poster bed. These pieces make any house or apartment look like a palace. In recent years, many modern designers have begun to create these pieces in a contemporary style. That means that you can now get these beds in stylish and trendy colors and materials. You ought to take a look and see what some of the top retailers have. You never know, you might just find your dream bed.

  1. Chaise Lounge

Imagine yourself lounging around on your chaise lounge. If you need a place to relax in your home, one of these cute little items might just do the trick. You can get these pieces from any major store, and so you should have no trouble getting hold of one. These French style furniture pieces are massively popular these days, and you can pick them up for around a couple of hundred.

  1. Modular sofa

If you have a large, spacious living room, there is only one thing for it. You need to get a modular sofa. These furniture pieces come in many different modules that you can move around to make your perfect sofa area. That means that one day your sofa can be square, while the next day it is a straight line. Many of these sofas even double as beds, which is perfect if you have guests over.

  1. Glass Bookcase

Are you a book-lover? If you have loads of novels, you want to showcase them in the best possible way. Ultra modern glass bookcases look stunning in any house and create the illusion of more space than there is. You can even get tinted glass pieces that have just a hint of color to them. Perfect.

  1. Relaxing armchair

At the end of the working day, all you want to do is sit back and relax, right? If you need somewhere you can unwind, you need to get a cozy armchair. We have reviewed relaxing armchairs before and think that they are the ideal addition to a house or apartment.

So there, you have it – our top picks. We hope that they inspire you to choose some wonderful pieces for your home.