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Author Archives: Teresa Trivunovic

A modern take on terrazzo

Move over marble – it’s time to say hello to terrazzo. Once only seen in the settings of 70’s kitchens and terracotta-themed Spanish holiday villas, terrazzo is about to be big in British interiors. Previously a garish, ‘funky’ feature of … Continue reading

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The dark side of florals

It’s official ­– cute, ditsy prints are out. It’s time to say hello to the moody blooms that will create depth, luxury and texture in your home. 2018 sees florals become oversized, and printed on a background of decadently deep … Continue reading

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Industrial Inspo

Concrete accessories were big in 2017. We loved how this raw material could be used to add an element of sophisticated texture to an interior. 2018 sees concrete become an even bigger part of the home, with small accessories traded … Continue reading

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A Hygge Hideaway

If you’ve had a hectic 2017, it’s important to use the Christmas period as a time to relax and recharge. Hygge was huge this year, and Amara’s Christmas ‘Hideaway’ trend has its roots in the ever-popular Scandi culture, whilst incorporating … Continue reading

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A perfectly pastel Christmas

For our third festive trend, we’re focusing on Winter Blush. A complete contrast to the ‘Midnight Jewel’ trend discussed in our previous post, Amara’s Winter Blush is all about using icy, pastel tones and subtle pearl accents set against a … Continue reading

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Festive interior indulgence

Is your perfect Christmas one filled with glamour and elegance? Then you’re going to love our next focus trend from Amara. Midnight Jewel is all about accessorising with rich, luxurious colours and shimmering metallics. Think purple, emerald and gold accessories … Continue reading

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Have a very merry Kitschmas

Throughout December, we’re going to be telling you all about this season’s key Christmas interior styles. Our friends over at Amara have released their top four winter trends, and we’re here to explain how you can bring these styles into … Continue reading

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How the average UK household spends Christmas

How do you and your family spend Christmas Day? Do you get into the seasonal spirit with a round of board games, or is a box set on the sofa more your style? To find out more about how families … Continue reading

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Take a trip to the orient…

What comes to mind when you think of oriental interior design? Bright, ornate patterns in deep blue, fuchsia and emerald? Well get ready for the revamped, but paired-down, version. Oriental interior design has had an upgrade. Forget vivid primary colour … Continue reading

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Go bold with geometrics

Geometric patterns have been an interior staple for a while, however this trend has recently taken a new shape. Hexagonal, to be exact! Hexagons have been a key shape throughout history. Having traditional connotations of symmetry and beauty, they gained … Continue reading

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