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PAINT IS AS GOOD AS A HOLIDAY
They say change is as good as a holiday. So why, then, do so many people stick with the same tired look in their homes for far longer than they'd like or should? Most people I know complain about their homes, yearning for different coloured walls, furniture...

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DON'T BE SQUARE! IT'S HIP TO BE ROUND.
@studioolivergustav  olivergustav.com When designing a space, it's important to create some sort of balance. That doesn't mean creating boring spaces by following some sort of set formula. It's about seeing what you have and ensuring there's interest and fl...

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WHITE FLOORS
Styling & photo Paulina Arcklin for Coleur Locale. Source:  lovewarriors.se I'm about to embark on the daunting task of painting my floorboards white. I say daunting because it's something I've wanted to do for a loooong time but I've somehow let other peop...

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MARSALA - PANTONE COLOUR OF 2015
By HAO Design - Taiwan part hair salon and part home (via +yellowtrace  ) This is a post I've wanted to feature for a little while but I've been MIA lately dealing with some personal issues. Back in full swing now, though, so better a little late than never...

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SMOOTH AS VELVET
Nate Berkus dining room.  nateberkus.com I can't walk past velvet without touching it a little. It's one of those textiles that plays on your senses, beckoning you to have a closer look, to touch, to feel. And depending on how you choose to use it, it can l...

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TEAL LOVIN'
Feeling blue? Me too. Teal to be exact. It's that tricky balance of blue with just a hint of green that doesn't quite tip it over into the aqua hemisphere. I love the depth and richness of teal and I especially love it in leather and velvet. Aw Ma Gawwwd! I...

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COPPER MADNESS
I'm a tad copper crazed. And by that, I mean I have a Single White Female-esque unhealthy obsession with the stuff. I love it in any form and in any finish - shiny or burnished, whatever. Nothing beats it when you're after a super cool "ooh  ahh" effect and...

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CONCRETE HEAVEN
Robert Mills Architects, Sorrento house  robmills.com.au/sorrento/ Concrete is such a beautiful material. It has a raw and organic feel but is luxurious at the same time. And contrary to its rep, it's anything but cold and soulless. It offers amazing textur...

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TREND ALERT - OMBRE
Ombré has made quite a mark on fashion, accessories and of course that fabulous hair trend. But the art of gradient colour design has also made a big impact in interiors. I just love it on walls and I even quite like the idea of transforming an old chest of...

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READING NOOKS
As winter sets in and the days get colder, I'm finding myself retreating more and more to my reading nook. I don't always read there. Sometimes I just gaze mindlessly into the garden. But it serves as a little survival tool - you sometimes  need time out fr...
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