Judith Achumba-Wöllenstein

Interior Designer / Founder of Atelier Akuko

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Colorful Window Film Will Convince You It’s Always Summer in This Designer’s Tiny Backyard Shed

When she is craving a vacation, it’s her escape.

green chair backs

What Started as ’90s Conference Room Chairs Are Now My Dining Room’s Conversation Starter

The eBay-ed travertine table competes for the spotlight.

striped outdoor sofa

How I Brought Côte d’Azur Allure to My Narrow, L-Shaped Patio

Yes, you can hang paintings outside with this trick.

blue and green nursery

I Pepped Up IKEA’s Plain Wood Crib With Basic Hardware Store Materials

The nursery’s artwork is actually framed tea towels.

green fireplace mantel

How I Turned IKEA’s $25 Lack Shelf Into a Sculptural Fireplace Mantel

Embracing randomness is key.

pink marble and metal table

After 2 Marble Coffee Tables Broke on Me, I DIYed My Own for $250

Third time (and lots of glue!) was the charm.