10 IMPORTANT RULES OF INTERIOR DESIGN

10 IMPORTANT RULES OF INTERIOR DESIGN

 

While design is constantly evolving and trends come and go, there are rules in the industry that never seem to go away.

Now I know someone people will already be thinking ‘rules are meant to be broken’, and sometimes that is the case but it is important to at least consider the design rule before breaking it.

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HALLOWEEN DECOR: PUMPKINS AND GOURDS

HALLOWEEN DECOR: PUMPKINS AND GOURDS

 

As I have mentioned in a previous blog post …. I LOVE AUTUMN!

Now a lot of people would just assume that my love of Autumn would include the holiday that occurs in this season, Halloween! But I HATE Halloween, I don’t know why but this holiday is just not for me! However I do like decorating for the holiday, except my decor is less spiders webs and ghosts and more simple and refined.

My favourite place to decorate is the fireplace, this is a space that changes with the seasons and in my case is the centre of the living space! There are so many different ways you can decorate and style your homes with pumpkins and gourds so I wanted to show a few different style that you could recreate in your homes.

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9 EASY TO CARE FOR HOUSEPLANTS

9 EASY TO CARE FOR HOUSEPLANTS

 

As I mentioned in a previous blog, the ‘botanical garden’ trend is really big in interior design right now. A big part of pulling off the trend successfully is bring plants into your decor.

Now I don’t know about you but I am not a great gardener.

I am going to be honest, I’m a serial plant killer!

In an effort to stop killing plants I did some research into houseplants that are easy to look after, and thought i’d share with you guys my favorites that I found.

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VINTERIOR : VINTAGE FURNITURE

VINTERIOR : VINTAGE FURNITURE

 

Those of you who have been following my blog will know I went to the design show Decorex a couple of weeks ago. Whilst there I came across this brand, Vinterior. I genuinely felt that their stand was one of the highlights of the show for me. It was very well put together and just showed how unique pieces can work together in a space. I thought their company was so unique I had to share it with you guys.

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CAFE INTERIOR GOALS: REDROASTER, BRIGHTON

CAFE INTERIOR GOALS: REDROASTER, BRIGHTON

 

Recently on a trip to Brighton I went to Redroaster for lunch. This place has one of the best cafe interiors I have ever seen.

This former post office has been transformed into interior lovers dream.

A grand marble bar dominants the space, small square tiles with black grouting create a geometric feel. A touch of luxury in injected with bold brass accents. All this under a canopy of plants, creating a botanical paradise.

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