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Smart Finds
1. Our favourite fair-trade find: Jute chevron mat, £80, Maison Bengal 2. Sustainably sourced from Suffolk: Elm board 2, £46; Ebonised oak board 2, £46, all Hyrst 3. Go for green glass this spring: Glass decanter, £29, Pols Potten at Arket 4. Cane
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Less Is More
We refurbished this three-storey townhouse in Belgravia in its entirety. The brief throughout was to create a brighter home with a more sophisticated, contemporary feel. In this master en suite, the goal was to maximise the beautiful natural light an
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In The Detail
Maximise the impact of your kitchen units, as demonstrated in this stunning design by Huntsmore, with exquisite finishing touches. The simple lines of the Shaker-inspired joinery are enhanced here with elegant brass handles that accentuate the tapere
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MEET THE DESIGNER & HOMEOWNER
Amanda Cochran shares her style vision and loves BIGGEST INDULGENCE The grey tartan bedhead – and in life, Bollinger, Netflix marathons and lie ins! SMALL CHANGE, BIG IMPACT Painting the sitting room ceiling the same green colour as the walls. WHERE
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Objects Of Desire
1. Our favourite from the new collection: Mancora cushion, £90, William Yeoward 2. Perfect for those awkward spaces: Antrim dining table, £1,895, Oka 3. The indie collaboration: Eight sphere arch candleholder, £65, Mantel x Terra at Mantel 4. Give
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Variety Show
To achieve a ‘furniture’ feel with the look of a living space we mixed a variety of heights, scales and finishes. So the worktops are lower beneath the copper cupboards flanking the sink to provide an extra design difference. We also added our signat
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The Country Files
TEN years ago Frieda Gormley co-founded the luxury interiors and lifestyle brand House of Hackney with her husband Javvy M Royle. They were renovating their Victorian home in east London at the time and wanted to find products in their signature styl
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Meet The Designer
Angus Reid shares his style vision and loves PROJECT TRIUMPH I’m a collaborative designer and the clients and I enjoyed the process; we developed a fantastic relationship and had great fun. SMALL CHANGE, BIG IMPACT I sourced the wooden trough on the
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Making Storage Work For You
At the very starting point of your project think about the amount and the type of storage you require, so that you can tailor the arrangements to your specific requirements and to the amount of space you have available. It can make sense to build a s
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We Love
ANYONE who has stayed at a Pig Hotel knows to expect a special experience. The newest arrival is the Grade II-listed Harlyn Bay House, which dates back to the 15th century. A stone’s throw from the village of Harlyn, it has panoramic sea views with n
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Picture Perfect
This is the family bathroom in a prestigious Tunbridge Wells property by famed architect Decimus Burton. The owner is really into art and loves to mix up classic and industrial styles, with a bit of retro pop and vintage thrown in. Each room began wi
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Making History
Midway through the renovation of this 19th-century farmhouse, architect Bernard De Clerck struck upon exactly the right colour palette for his historic home. The house came with its original shutters and doors, but they had been concealed by almost t
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The Tastemakers Series
FOR unprecedented access to a group of the most interesting creatives and the chance to learn from the best, take part in our masterclasses, created in partnership with Martin Moore kitchens. This six-part series features florist Simon Lycett, interi
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Key Elements For The Look
IDEAL PLANTING The traditional cottage garden encapsulates a handmade, do-it-yourself style of gardening so when it comes to planting go for a mix of pretty flowers and edible plants – scented, herbal and healing varieties will by definition be benef
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The Great Escape
Feel the heat with a warming palette of earthy red, spicy coral and sandy yellow mixed with a riot of pattern. Curtains in Petale, £78.30m, Casamance; backing in Burano var. Multicolore, £113m, Rubelli; border in Kauai embroidered, £70m, Samuel & S
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Little Black Book
1. Jim Lawrence: a great source of antiqued brass items with a traditional aesthetic, based in Suffolk, jim-lawrence.co.uk. 2. Mark Lewis Interior Design: inspired by vintage finds, this London-based studio offers beautiful bespoke hardware, marklew
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Using Light To Best Effect
Be it your ultimate spa-like sanctuary or a busy family bathroom with a fresh, crisp feel, good lighting can make a small bathroom seem bigger and a large bathroom feel more intimate. Layers of light, on dimmers and separate circuits, will allow you
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Choosing The Right Cabinetry
Start by considering the style and feel you want for your kitchen. Think about how it might relate not just to the living and dining areas, especially if it is part of an open-plan space, but how it also fits with your overall plan for the house. Gat
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Colour Of The Month
In these unsettled times, embracing colours rooted in nature can be both comforting and grounding. So the unveiling of Little Greene’s new Stone collection, featuring 36 natural colours and continuing its collaboration with the National Trust, could
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Sarah Watson MY LIFE IN TEN...
1 . Italian style icon Marella Agnelli (1927-2019) is my design heroine. She worked with the world’s best designers to create the interiors of her houses but clearly had great personal taste. 2 . It’s impossible to choose just one favourite fabric b
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Bathroom News
Resistant like stone and transparent like glass, Cristalmood is a new coloured resin used here to create the striking Reflex Grand Cru bath, £9,408, from Bathroom Design Studio London. Composed of polyester resin mixed with coloured pigments, the mat
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Planning Your Ideal Layout
Take a look at your space and consider your wish list. The fittings for a family bathroom are likely to be different to a luxurious en suite; a compact wet room different to a large spa-like bathroom. Plot out the fittings in your space, factoring in
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A Bold New Era
The word both Georgie Coleridge Cole and her interior designer Katharine Paravicini use to describe each other is ‘decisive’. Given Georgie’s hectic lifestyle as the founder of online fashion and lifestyle magazine SheerLuxe, she is a woman for whom
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Peace Treaty
There is a zen-like calm that pervades this Victorian townhouse in London’s Holland Park, encouraging shoulders to descend from ears the moment one crosses the threshold. ‘Someone described being in the house as a decluttering of the mind, which I th
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The Sourcebook: Garden Room Specialists
These award-winning orangeries and garden rooms are all made bespoke in the UK. You can even visit the factory in Somerset and see how they manufacture the timber products first hand.davidsalisbury.com For over 30 years the brand has been offering a
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Delicate Decor
Part of the master suite in a gorgeous Victorian manor house in North Wales, this bathroom is one of nine we helped overhaul. It boasts glorious country views and incredible natural light. The owners’ only request was a tranquil haven; they didn’t di
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The Sustainable Home
We’re lucky to live within a shell’s throw of Margate beach. It has been a lifeline offering sea air to clear the mind. Daily, the beach changes. The Westbrook end, nearest our home, can go from being a narrow slither of sand, to a 10-minute walk to
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Style Report
SHOPPING  The traditional American detail is here to stay  Making waves – from furniture shapes to decorative patterns Sculptural forms and natural materials triumph  This timeless classic sees a resurgence
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The Sourcebook: Stockists To Consider
Quality garden furniture that celebrates the best in British manufacturing fits the brief for stylish seating. bridgman.co.uk A world away from mass-produced, plastic-coated plant supports, these traditional styles are mostly handmade, always in Bri
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Deco Glamour
The owners of this 400-year-old stately home in Nottinghamshire spent eight years pondering whether to buy it, unsure their contemporary, colourful style would work in an historical setting. The sheer scale and grandeur of the room called for a brave
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