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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

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


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

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 2018 | Farrow & Ball

The Chromologist