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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
Small Spots May 27, 2013

Fabulous Finials

What could be more fabulous than adding a touch of bling to your table lamp.  These glamorous finials are available from the Hillary Thomas online store. Beautifully designed collections, all with equally descriptive titles like Dynasty, Bon Vivant,…

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Fabulous Finials
Small Spots February 7, 2013

Powder Puff

Often we have a spot in our homes that we know instinctively is a waste of space, but are not sure how to tackle it.  A wardrobe would have been…

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Powder Puff
Small Spots January 24, 2013

Katie Ridder goes Highly Moorish

  The definition of Arabesque is “an intricate decoration based on Moorish and Arabic antecedents, combining a complexity of flowing lines with geometrical and symmetrical patterns”. Source – Architect’s Illustrated…

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Katie Ridder goes Highly Moorish
Small Spots January 7, 2012

Finishing Touch

This splendid white, glossy, lacquered wood dresser designed by Modern Declaration thoughtfully fits this spot. The dresser, with its mirror finished, polished chrome feet, handles and trim offers us an important lesson in…

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Finishing Touch
Small Spots November 1, 2011

Pick Your Style

Hall tables give you an opportunity to display treasures and show friends and family pieces of your life, as they pass from one room to another. These four hall tables designed…

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Pick Your Style
Small Spots September 25, 2011

Accessories to Accessorize

Modern style is often mistakenly used to describe sparsely decorated spaces. This space designed by Domicile Interiors challenges that theory. By mixing objects from far flung origins, such as the…

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Accessories to Accessorize

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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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