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Trend Spotlight: Greys and greens in interiors range from moody to fresh

One of my favourite colour schemes lately is a combination of grey with green. There are so many wonderful shades that feel contemporary at the moment – whether the green is a punchy chartreuse, a soft dusty mint or a deep olive, and the grey can be anything from velvety pale taupe to a heavy and shadowy slate. Catch some … Continue reading

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Trend spotlight: denim accessories for interiors – Shibori collection from Anthropologie

With the make-do-and-mend mentality continuing throughout the fall, recycled textiles have been a major player in the interiors and furniture design scene. One that I’ve noticed emerging lately is the classic and ever-sexy in an understated way, DENIM.  Trend Bible has declared one of their Autumn-Winter 2011 trends to be ‘Utilitarian’ – see the mood … Continue reading

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Trend Spotlight: Stripes galore, will they EVER go out of style??

And the answer to that is, I don’t think so!! Stripes are so classic, starting from their cultural roots in ethnic patterns (such as traditional Estonian folk dancing skirts), to nautical influences, to soft country ticking fabrics. Every time I see stripes, they catch my eye, and I feel like going out and buying everything … Continue reading

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Trend Spotlight: Our shopping finds to bring on the tribal beat

Having looked at the patterned, spotted, multi-hued glory that is the TRIBAL TREND yesterday, I’m sure you might be wondering how to incorporate this into your home without making it into a mad-house?! I’ve gathered a collection of tip top pieces from my shopping travels that you can incorporate into your decor to add some … Continue reading