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How to decorate your smallest spaces

Whether you’re restyling a small but perfectly proportioned apartment or bringing a forgotten cloakroom back to life, it’s easy to be tempted by traditional whites when decorating these smaller spaces. But this can create a dull finish which lacks imagination! Darker shades and richer colours create a real sense of intimacy, so be bold and… read more

Dimity Living Room
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Which White is Right?

Choosing the right white is one of the most important decisions you can make when decorating. A carefully chosen colour scheme can be completely ruined if you chose a bright, plasticky white for the trim and ceilings. Whites shouldn’t be an afterthought, but rather integral to creating the perfect scheme. Every white and neutral shade… read more

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Six Nature Inspired Colour Palettes for Your Home

Inspiration can come from a variety of sources when thinking about colour palettes. It can be a magazine article, something in a shop or the holy grail of interior inspiration – Pinterest. Sometimes a single image can be used as foundation for décor. It give s clear view of how the colours work together, without… read more

Pretty Pavilion Blue Bedroom
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In Praise of Pastels

A new direction with pastels Over recent seasons decorating trends have been dominated by bold colours and colour blocking, but there has been an underlying shift towards a more restful palette of pastel shades.  Cleansing and hydrating pastels offer a welcome break from this more luminescent look. Inspired by the seamless wash of colour in… read more

The Chromologist 2017 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist