Monthly Archive:: January 2013

Contemporary oriental furniture is one of the fastest growing trends around, and with good reason; the clean lines, elegant symmetry and traditional influences make for a really eye-catching, versatile style. If you are still on the fence about oriental furniture, we have compiled a list of the 5 reasons that contemporary oriental furniture will be perfect for YOUR home: 1.IT’S CONTEMPORARY- The clue is in the name; contemporary oriental furniture is a fusion of modern and traditional designs. The clean lines, smooth surfaces and angular designs will look fantastic alongside your existing contemporary furniture. 2.LESS IS MORE- The simplicity of oriental style means that contemporary oriental furniture is not ‘over-designed’, nor does it lack identity. The subtle lines and simple, neutral colours of contemporary oriental [&hellip

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You may feel like you’ve only just packed up your Christmas decorations, but it really is time to start thinking about your spring interior. It’s always best to prepare in advance; there probably isn’t that many weekends until the first batch of sunlight, so it’s best to get a head start. There’s nothing worse worse than being under-prepared. Spring is a time to embrace life and energy, and to re-think those over-ambitious new year’s resolutions. The dining room is the perfect place to start due to its significance in traditional Chinese design. Traditional Chinese feng shui principles dictate that the dining room should be a place full of energy, health and socialising. Contemporary oriental white lacquer dining room furniture is the perfect combination of light, [&hellip

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It seems like accent walls are popping up everywhere, and why not? Accent walls give you the chance to express a bold style and give the room a focal point, without having to completely redesign it. An accent wall is a simple and incredibly effective way of energising a room, however there are a few common mistakes you want to avoid. We’ve compiled a list of tips, tricks, ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts’ to help you with your own accent wall: Do you even need an accent wall?┬áIt probably seems a silly question, but make sure you aren’t creating an accent wall just for the sake of it. The most common situation where accent walls are unnecessarily created, and simply don’t work, is if the room already [&hellip

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