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Room Tour: An Edwardian Home Gets a Bold New Living Space

Geometric wallpaper, a sociable seating arrangement and cocooning colour created a living room for escape and relaxation I’m a freelance journalist and editor writing for nationals, magazines and websites…. More “Give me a room I can drink gin in!” was the request to designer Karen Knox from the owners of this Edwardian house. Despite its fabulous period features, the living ...

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Beautiful Blue and Grey Living Room Ideas You’re Going to Love

Blue and grey is a versatile but easy-to-incorporate colour combination that’s perfect for living rooms. Get inspired Houzz UK deputy editor. I’m an interiors journalist and editor, previously for the… More Your living room is the place in the house where you want to feel calm – but not catatonic. To this end, the elegant colour combination of grey and ...

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Why Your Room Needs an Oversized Rug

Not only are they statement pieces, but they can also bring a room together, zone it or simply add the cosy factor Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance sub-editor with more than 15 years’ experience… More Most of us would probably agree that a room without a rug can feel unfinished, and most of us probably veer to the ...

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10 Ways to Arrange the Furniture in Your Living Room

There’s more than one way to layout your living room, so which permutation will work best for you? Houzz Contributor. I’m a London-based journalist with years of experience writing… More How you arrange the furniture in your living room will depend on the shape and size of your room, the items you need to arrange, the number of people in ...

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Alternatives Fireplaces That Aren’t a Standard Open Hearth

Keep your home warm and cosy with these different types of fireplace Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More The classic open fireplace with a grate and chimney isn’t the only way to get some cosy warmth in your room. Check out these alternative fireplace ideas, which include bio-ethanol fires, wood burners ...

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Luxury Living Rooms: 31 Examples of Decorating Them

Luxury living rooms? How hard can it be to design them? Well, it isn’t easy, but if you have a decorating process, it won’t be difficult either. Your interior design should be both a reflection of you and part of what makes your home into place of comfort and refuge. If you are looking to update your shabby furniture or ...

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IKEA Living Room Design Ideas

Your living room is one of the most frequented rooms in your home. Because of this, it is the most exciting to decorate. You usually find a living room with a coffee table, a comfy sofa, a rug, and a wall unit TV, as well as other furniture. A great place to get all these living room furnishings is IKEA. ...

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How to Plan a Just-Right Living Room Layout

Pathways too small? TV too big? With this pro arrangement advice, you can create a living room to enjoy happily ever after Whether you’re building a new home, remodelling an existing living room or simply rearranging furniture you already have, laying out your living room is best done with a plan in mind. It might seem like a simple matter ...

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Will these Blue Sofa Ideas Tempt You to Ditch the Grey?

Could blue be the next grey for sofas? Houzz UK editorial staff. I’m an interiors journalist and editor, previously for… More If 2016 was the year of the grey sofa – in a Houzz community poll that year it was voted the number one choice for the majority of homeowners – then 2017 has seen a rival edging its way ...

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Smart Ways to Store and Display Your TV

Not sure how to display the big black box without it taking over the living room? Try these ideas for size Houzz UK Editorial Staff. I’m a freelance journalist with more than 13 years’ experience… More The living room is normally the place where you curl up to watch TV, but it can be tricky to attractively display this large ...

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10 Ways to Give Your Living Room a Summery Feel

Summer’s a season bursting with life and energy, so try these ideas to introduce its benefits to your living space I’m a freelance journalist and editor writing for nationals, magazines and websites…. More Creating the sensation of summer in a living space has lots of benefits. Daylight is plentiful and the mood is sociable. When it comes to colours, the ...

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Should You Team Grey With Salmon Pink?

Looking for a new colour to team with grey? Try one of salmon’s many shades as the perfect accompaniment One of grey’s appealing traits is the fact that, in colour terms, it’s so easy to get along with. Grey with yellow, grey with blue, grey with pink – all these partnerships have a proven track record. But if you’re hankering ...

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