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Copper has been popping up more and more in interior design. Until recently copper was only accessible in high-end stores and in designer catalogues, but this desireable metal is becoming increasingly accessible. Copper is versatile and can be used in almost any space, however it makes an especially large impact when placed in a room with mostly neutral tones. White, off white, beige and sand are beautiful when combined with a rusty warm glow of a copper accent. The trick to using copper properly is to limit yourself to a few pieces, ensuring you don’t overwhelm the room with too...

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Lighting is one of the most important elements of design, yet it often gets overlooked. The reason lighting is such a crucial component of interior design is because it is the one ingredient that affects all others. Although there are many technical aspects to lighting, they can be as simple to work with as a good can of paint! Light is a wonderful means to creating an atmosphere in a room, as it is very versatile, and can have a huge impact. The effect of great lighting can mean the difference between dingy & delightful, as it creates depth and...

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How do you know which is the right light fixture for you? There are thousands of possible choices, and selecting the right piece can make or break the ambiance of a room. We’ve explored this question quite a bit, and have come up with a few things we think you should look out for when selecting your next light fixture. 1. The Size The worst thing you would do to your beautiful space is throw up a light that is way too big or way too small. The size of a light of course includes the height, width and length...

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