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Rooms with Painted Interior Doors | Apartment Therapy

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Millennial Pink is everywhere, this beautiful blush pink makes you happy as soon as you see it. Its pale enough to not be intrusive to a space, yet bold enough to make a statement. This feminine and trendy colour is always an amazing accent. Try painting a door like the image above or try it as a fun throw or decorative...

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Today we are going to look at some amazing front porches all dressed up for Halloween to get in the spooky yet stylish spirit. These examples show just how versatile pumpkins can be and just how beautiful your entrance can look in autumn. 


Purple fall front porch, dark grey sided home featuring mums in shades of purple with hints of faux orange florals and leaves

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The monochrome colours of the flowers make this all white pumpkin display pop while still being cohesive. 


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**Spoiler Alert** 2018 colours are here, and they need to be known because they are just that good! We know it's early and we haven't even made it to Christmas yet, but these colours will inspire you to paint for sure!!


Welcoming 2018 with a bang is Benjamin Moore's colour of the year Caliente AF-290! This rich, luxurious colour is the bold statement the decorating world has been missing the last couple years.

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A pile of well-worn sunhats sits on a wooden chair against a red hallway wall next to an open front door.

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A welcoming bedroom with built-in wood bookshelves and sisal area rug features a red accent wall that serves double duty as a striking headboard. ...

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There is a new dining room in town, one made for family and friends to gather around at any occasion. This dining room isn't your normal 6-10 chair arrangement, this new dining room features benches, booths and great finishes.

Bohemian inspired dining nook with a small bench and Eames chairs

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The spontaneity of the new dining room keeps it fun and fresh. Benches with patterned cushions are a must for this look. 

Black, white, and camel are the perfect soothing combination for a renovated California ranch! Cozy and sophisticated at the same time

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Vanity - Mirror

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Today I wanted to look at simple yet beautiful spaces and discuss what makes them special without having to try too hard.

The bathroom above compliments the high ceilings by placing the shiplap vertically and using tall mirrors.What makes this space so effective though is its clean colour palette with an all white space and accents of black metal. 

general palette/style (downstairs, living room)


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Another sneak peek of @elysewalker beach house in Newport. I loved working with this mega boss lady so much!! #clientqueenofthegirlbosses @tessaneustadt // BLANKET, PILLOWS, SCONCES, AND RUG FROM @shoppe_by_ai

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A calm and serene bedroom allows for a peaceful sleep and a peaceful state of mind. By using light, airy colours and mixes of textures your bedroom is sure to be your oasis.


Beautiful linen drapes keep an open,airy feeling while still providing cover from the sun. A rule to remember when hanging drapes is to place them right underneath your trim. Have the drapes just kiss the floor to make the room feel larger.


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Pattern, pattern, pattern! The latest trend hitting the design scene is patterned tile floors. They are so easy to come by in stores at a reasonable price and they really add a lot of bang for your buck.

Here are some examples of patterned floors done right.

Black+shiplap+walls,+cement+tile+and+wood vanity Studio McGee

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Black and white is always timeless, this fun star pattern livens up this beautiful bathroom.


13 Likes, 3 Comments - Hot for Homes (@hotforhomes) on Instagram: “These bathroom tiles as AMAZING ?????? #modernfarmhouse #interiordesign #homedecor #homedesign…”

BECKI OWENS - Pinterest Top 10 - Visit the blog to see the top trending images on my boards this month! Like this pretty black + white + wood farmhouse bath.

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Farmhouse kitchens are a beautiful blend of old and new. They have charm and character, all while incorporating the latest design trends.


Here are a few examples of well thought out farmhouse kitchens to inspire your next project.


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Wood table and shelving. Grey slip chairs.

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Black and white rooms are timeless and never go out of style. They're classic, as well work really well for all types of rooms. Whether it's the bedroom or the kitchen, black and white walls are a for sure thing.

Mur accent noir et plafond en bois 

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To keep it interesting play with texture for example a faux brick wallpaper like the image above (available at Colournow). The change in texture will ensure the room doesn't fall flat by creating...

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This rainy tuesday afternoon calls for the perfect reading nook. A place with a view to the outdoors, pillows and throws to enjoy spring showers. Here are some beautiful reading nooks to take inspiration from.

Monochrome - keep it calm and soothing in a single toned nook with luxurious fabrics and window treatments.

A (White) Wine Nook for a Night In:

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Roma blinds über die ganze Breite des Fensters und Verdunkelung/Abschattung darunter direkt auf der Scheibe. TV Bänke vor die Fenster/Heizkörper:

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