Trends come and go, and just as you will become bored with your newest dress in a few weeks, you will probably get bored of a new impulsive home design. So, on the long run, many design decisions are not worth it. However, one could still invest in a few elements that will make a real difference in terms of design, and finances as well. Take multi fuel stoves as an example. They create a cosy, warm design, while they help homeowners choosing those as a reliable heating source save plenty of…Continue
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A nice, spacious room is a real luxury to have in your home, giving you the chance to stretch out, breathe the air, and arrange your furniture without being beholden to space issues. But if there’s one more thing that a big room means, it’s big walls.
Whether you go for a minimalist coat of paint or you try to break up the expanse with a patterned wallpaper, that stretch of surface can still make you feel lonesome and cold and craving for a cozier space. Take…Continue
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Describe your home in one word.
Mine is: Balanced.…
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Don't you just love all the adjectives estate agents and designers use to describe small gardens? Petite. Minikin. Bantam. And then we upgrade from foreign words to compound adjectives like space-savvy or better – clichés like less is more. But let's face it – less is less and for whatever reason you have a small garden space, you just have to embrace it. As seasoned London landscaping experts say, learn to love it. Because…Continue
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We haven't lived in our apartment long and therefore I am still in the process of decorating it (does that process ever end, though?). It's an industrial loft with very high ceilings and all white walls so for me, a lover of art, color, and texture, getting the place…Continue
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I've had the same favorite colors for ages: chocolate brown, burnt orange, and eggplant. I love rich, warm vibrant hues. So my new color obsession would seem totally left-field. Oyster. …Continue
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Wanna learn the easy steps to re-upholster a seat? Here's quick and thorough tutorial! Read it …Continue
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Everybody loves a good balcony garden. Since not all of us have a land lot to shape, and some of us have to settle for balconies and patios, balcony garden design is becoming more mainstream with each year. There are whole websites dedicated to the art of creating a lush green paradise out of your 1ft by 1ft area. Yet most people are reluctant to experiment with their open space areas and usually go…Continue
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"I don't love bright colour. I know lots of people love colour in their space but it's just not for me. How can I make my space look great without big, bold colour? I don't want it to look boring."
Colour can do a lot for a space and we often tell clients to think - colour, pattern, texture and shine as the 4 key elements in a space to keep it visually interesting. But not everyone loves colours and that's OK. You can definitely have a chic pace with little to no colour…
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"I love my home but slowly I have been making decor updates. In Interior Decorating magazines and TV shows, I always see designers mix different patterns and prints. I love the look but I have no idea how to mix patterns, can you help me get that "designer" look?'
Great question and yes, designers and decorators are always mixing different prints, patterns, textures and colours - by doing that you completely elevate the look of any…
Adding images to your blog posts that you can also push to your social media channels makes you more visible and it can help to extend your blog’s reach and increase readership. Last week in Part 1 of improving your image and creating better graphics for your blog we found some alternatives to the traditional stock photo sites and discussed how to use both stock…Continue
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It's time to show of L's turquoise room for the Blue Cottage House Tour! I didn't want a blue room for him and absolutely love this color.Continue
It can't just be a "smart" watch.
Because Apple would effectively eliminate and alienate every style-and-label-conscious consumer in its target audience.Continue
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