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Vive les friezes!

A frieze is a linear repeated decorative pattern, with a geometrical or natural design.     Friezes serve several purposes in the decorative art: completing ornate rooms with sophisticated patterns, or bringing in a specific theme as a focus point to … Continue reading

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How to Give a Built-in Bench a Swedish Flair

What do you do with a long built-in bench when you can no longer bear it’s sight?  You may wish to embark on a totally different look, unless you are restricted to a color theme that matches the wall or … Continue reading

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How to Enlarge Your Kitchen Space

Many homes display a breakfast or morning room adjacent to their kitchen.  Nowadays, the need for this extra small room is being challenged: larger kitchens join practicality to conviviality and  they are better suited to children and entertaining needs.  Besides, … Continue reading

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