Going Mad for Marble Kitchens

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I’m someone who’s not generally into using a lot of bright colours to decorate my home, and one of the main things I grapple with is how to use muted shades without my rooms looking bland. I’ve come to learn that one of the best ways to add interest to a largely neutral home is to embrace… 

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Cheap and stylish kitchen design? It’s as easy as ply!

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Sorry guys, but there’s nothing like a terrible pun to get Wednesday off to a cracking start in my eyes! In all seriousness though, I’ve long planned for my next kitchen to have basic IKEA carcasses with Little Greene painted MDF doors, but these bare plywood cabinets and shelves take that design idea one step… 

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How to make a white kitchen more interesting

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White kitchen with brick tiles. Overdone…? This Oslo apartment proves that with a couple of unexpected twists, a classic white kitchen can be so much more interesting. {via My Scandinavian Home} A chocolate brown painted ceiling. Now that’s something you don’t see everyday! I never thought it’s something I’d advise, but it adds so much… 

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Join The Room Debate!

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I don’t think we’ve discussed a kitchen before in The Room Debate so I thought it was about time we did… and what a sunny little number I have for you today! As ever, it’s easy to join in. Just have a good look at the photo below and leave a comment with your answers… 

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Behold, the kitchen that converted me to coloured kitchens

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Even though they’re a bit boring I’ve always been a white kitchen girl, mainly because I think 99.9% of coloured kitchens are garish and I find wood cupboard doors oppressive. However, I now can’t imagine a more beautiful kitchen than this one… {Petra Bindel via 79 Ideas / Elle Interior} I once styled a kitchen… 

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Before & After: my kitchen

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After last week’s wobble about my home and all your comments and tweets I promised you a few more peeks of Le Flat here at Decorator’s Notebook. So, let’s kick things off with the heart of the home shall we? It’s a particularly appropriate place to start because this time last year I had no… 

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