The Olivers House

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judithtaylor
Judith Taylor Designs added this to 12 Easy Decorating Tips to Transform Any Room27 Dec 2016

8. Edit your collectiblesDon’t hang on to a piece that just doesn’t fit. I don’t care if your great-aunt Sally gave it to you. If it’s not working for you, then find a new home for it (maybe in a different room).The unifying theme here is the use of black in the utilitarian pieces. The balance is almost perfect. It reminds me of something Coco Chanel said about accessorising: “Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off.” In design, know when to stop.What to Let Go and What to Keep

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pokoch added this to Rule Of Design17 May 2019

8. Edit your collectibles. Don’t hang on to a piece that just doesn’t fit. I don’t care if your great-aunt Sally gave it to you. If it’s not working for you, then find a new home for it (maybe in a different room). The unifying theme here is the use of black in the utilitarian pieces. The balance is almost perfect. It reminds me of something Coco Chanel said about accessorizing: “Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off.” In design, know when to stop.

welhou01
welhou01 added this to Book 0110 Oct 2018

Edit your collectibles. Don’t hang on to a piece that just doesn’t fit. I don’t care if your great-aunt Sally gave it to you. If it’s not working for you, then find a new home for it (maybe in a different room). The unifying theme here is the use of black in the utilitarian pieces. The balance is almost perfect. It reminds me of something Coco Chanel said about accessorizing: “Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and take one thing off.” In design, know when to stop.

conar_sinton
Conar Sinton added this to Conar's ideas29 Jul 2018

dark colour sideboard/white wall

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