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Sitting Rooms May 28, 2012

Don’t forget the marshmallows

If the sitting room is the heart of the family home, the fireplace is the soul. Warming fingers and toes encourages social interaction, vital for a harmonious family unit. A traditional fireplace which uses a combination of…

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Don’t forget the marshmallows
Sitting Rooms February 27, 2012

Aahhh….

We all love practical that is also pretty. Padding a wall is a fantastic way to add warmth and texture to a space. I could spend precious time listing all…

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Aahhh….
Sitting Rooms November 18, 2011

Enchanting

Anyone for cocktails? I half expect Grace Kelly to wander into the room at any moment. You can almost feel the summer breeze through the open doors, which are shrouded…

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Enchanting
Sitting Rooms May 24, 2011

Orangerie

This designer, Honey Collins is certainly dedicated to detail. I think this is a glamorous room, without being stuffy. The use of this orange, which can sometimes be a difficult…

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Orangerie
Sitting Rooms May 20, 2011

Simplicity in Detail

Colour is just as important as the architecture when trying to capture the right mood for a room. The simplicity of this reading room designed by Jay Jeffers is deceptive. The…

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Simplicity in Detail
Sitting Rooms April 6, 2011

Heart and Soul

I hope this room is used a lot, as designer Amanda Nesbit has given it a big heart. Complex mouldings give the cabinet its grand proportions and honours tradition, while…

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Heart and Soul

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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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