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Tips and Finds April 13, 2015

Natty & Polly Wallpaper

If you haven’t worked this out already, one of my many design obsessions is wallpaper.  By sharing my addiction one room at a time, I am attempting to create a wallpaper movement that will rival…

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Natty & Polly Wallpaper
Friday's Find April 10, 2015

Friday’s Furniture Find

Bedside tables can be a bedroom’s worst nightmare. Picking bed linen, window furnishings and paint colour can be a breeze, compared to finding just the right bedside table. One that will…

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Friday’s Furniture Find
Small Spots April 6, 2015

Tartan… more than just a Scottish fashion

Whenever I think of tartan, my mind goes straight to a Ralph Lauren vignette. His layered interiors, fashioning groups of beautifully put-together men and women, surrounded by well-ordered greyhounds always make me a little envious. I recently…

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Tartan… more than just a Scottish fashion
Small Spots March 31, 2015

Dutiful Design

How we live is as complex and diverse as our individual personalities. Getting the most out of a space in a smaller home can be more of a challenge than designing for a larger space.

Many families live far away from loved ones and may need an extra bedroom for just a few weeks a year. One person may find it more effective to work from home, but a dedicated study is a luxury that the home just cannot afford. Even children grow quickly and for a time lose interest in playing alone in their bedrooms.

Small spaces need big solutions to help us function at our best and below are a few clever and accommodating ideas.

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Dutiful Design
Clever Kitchens March 23, 2015

It’s all in the Groove

It’s indisputable that we love our chrome, nickel and brass when it comes to choosing our cabinetry handles. Also popular since the invention of soft closers and push-to-open mechanisms, is the integrated pull handle….

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It’s all in the Groove
Tips and Finds March 10, 2015

Danish Design Beauty

Hubsch, a Danish home and interior design company that produce simple, yet beautiful pieces for our homes have recently released their new Tendencies 2015 collection.

With over 500 new designs in a mix of materials, shapes and colours, including ceramic and porcelain vases, bowls, cups and plates in dusty blues, pale greens and soft greys. These designs come with a strong focus on simplicity.

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Danish Design Beauty
Products we Source January 27, 2015

Commit to your walls

In my eyes wallpaper will never go out of fashion. Yes, patterns, colours and textures are continually changing and you may find yourself switching between your love for hand-woven grasscloths,…

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Commit to your walls

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Oh Oh Ottoman ….

What could be a more practical piece of furniture than an leather ottoman. Whether you are a traditionalist or a minimalist when it comes to decorating your home, an ottoman, also know...

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