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The Househunter: Room by Room

6th December 2019

Right I’m moving to East Sussex this week. That’s it. I’m not even entirely sure where I’m going but I fancy this tranquil location by the banks of the river in Rye, by the Romney Marshes. This black timber clad house is on the market with The Modern House for £1,845,000 (it’s Fantasy Friday folks…

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Monday Inspiration: That unexpected colour burst

2nd December 2019
Kate Watson-Smyth looks at ways of introducing pops of colours to a scheme. A favourite piece of artwork is made a focal point with a wide painted border in this dining room. #popofcolour #diningroom #madaboutthehouse

Now I’m well aware that most of the internet has gone Christmas-mad already. Well, there’ll be none of that in this corner. Firstly, there’s clearly enough of it everywhere else and, secondly, not everyone likes or celebrates this time of year and I feel there should be respite. Also, and this is maybe not everyone,…

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The Househunter Room by Room

29th November 2019

If you’ve ever looked at a property and thought the proportion between living and sleeping space is all wrong then then this one’s for you. The problem is often that two bedrooms might suffice but then the downstairs is proportionally small so in order to get the living space you want you have to buy…

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Monday Inspiration: Pink is a Neutral

25th November 2019
zebra print rug image via wendymorrison

Goooooooood Morning everyone and Happy Monday – or whatever time or day you are choosing to read this. I thought we would have a little look around the happy neutral that is soft pink today as it’s the most perfect background colour that you can tone down or punch up depending on your mood. It’s…

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The Househunter : Town and Country

22nd November 2019

Two for you this week as I couldn’t decide which one to include so thought we could go town and country. Also, while both are very different the colour palettes are similar – basically they look like someone lay down in the middle of the Farrow & Ball factory and rolled around for a while.…

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Florence Broadhurst Archive: New Products

21st November 2019
florence broadhurst floor lamp

Dropping in with an update today…. do you remember a couple of months ago I wrote about the Florence Broadhurst archive? She was the Australian designer who was found murdered in her studio with two cups of tea by the body? Her designs had fallen out stock everywhere until a group of women decided the…

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