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10 key interior design trends for 2020

According design taste makers, 2020 will bring with it more bold colors, metallic finishes, layered patterns and artisan creations. In this blog I will take you through the trends and demonstrate how you can easily incorporate them into you home. 1. Green It's unanimous: Green is absolutely going to be seen all over. Not only have Pantone named their "greenery" color of the year, dark greens will also be seen in interiors everywhere.  A dark green velvet bed head is contrasted by a sparkling gold bedside table in this cosy bedroom. Explore our green collection.  Pantone's 'Greenery' color of the year Napoleon III mirror with deep green and gold frame Green water jug from Languedoc Roussillon 2. Cobalt Blue You may breathe a...

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Raising the Bar - 7 essential pieces for your home bar

Spruce up your home bar and WOW your guests with these seven chic and practical decorating ideas. 1. The vintage bar cart The essential accessory for any home bar is a drinks trolley. Make sure it is well stocked with your favorite spirits, mixers, garnishes and glassware. Round French bar cart A rectangular lucite bar cart makes a chic choice, with plenty of storage space it will fit snugly against a wall.  Our French Lucite bar cart 2. Keep your cool An ice bucket is an accessory that you can have fun with and express your personal style. Whether it be branded, in the shape of a tropical pineapple, or a classic design, we have something for every taste.  Our large Vintage Champagne bucket dates to...

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7 beautiful ways to decorate with your rustic farmhouse table

French farmhouse tables are an essential decor piece. They make such a wonderful statement and add warmth to any space be it classic or modern. Whether you have a large dining space, a compact kitchen or live in an apartment, a rustic farm table will complement your home. ONE - RUSTIC FARMHOUSE TABLE WITH CONTRASTING CHAIRS Pairing a rustic farmhouse table with modern chairs is a great way to add colour and personality to a traditionally formal space. A large chandelier ties it all together in the Ett Hem dining room in Stockholm.  Sarah Wessel chose a stunning 19th century farmhouse table as the centerpiece and white upholstered dining chairs for the DC design house.   TWO - CLASSIC INTERIORS WITH RUSTIC TOUCHES...

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Pam Pierce - classic decor ideas

Pamela Pierce is a leading interior designer, widely published and admired. Houston based, she has been designing classic and timeless homes for more than thirty years. Her aesthetic is elegant, as she masterfully selects antique and modern furnishings to create interiors that are welcoming, stylish and fresh.  From the outdoors in, allow me to guide you through some of her beautiful projects and help you to emulate her style in your home. Green Gardens and Chic Courtyards A chic entryway, softened with greenery - box hedge, topiary, and Boston ivy. A pair of large terracotta pots and lanterns flank the entrance. A cool garden terrace, decorated with terracotta pots, planted with citrus, and Anduze urns adding a touch of classic French elegance. Antique French armchairs with...

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The charming and colorful homes of Walda Pairon

Walda Pairon is a Belgian interior designer who is not afraid of using color while blending old with new.  The homes she creates are light filled decorated with an abundance of freshly picked flowers and greenery.  I have selected some of her signature projects alongside some of our exquisite home wares - including charming spaces from her own home near Antwerp.  Her charming country kitchen casually displays her stoneware and yellow ware pots. A vintage cutting board adds a rustic touch and complements the Alsatian chair and timber table.  The huge black slow-combustion stove makes a great centerpiece in this Walda Pairon kitchen. Vintage ironstone plates, cutting boards, candlesticks and copper give this kitchen a farmhouse feel.  This charming farmhouse table has...

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