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Metallic Accents Will Make Your Room Sparkle!

lamp, table lamp, bronze, elephant, elephants

Move over silver, pewter, and chrome and make way for warm metallics this season!  If you thought gold, copper, and bronze were “traditional” metals that made a room feel stuffy or old-fashioned, take a look at the photos below.  Warm

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Patterns: Gaudy or Gorgeous?

On my second instalment on 2013 trends, I’ll be looking at patterns.  I personally love adding patterns to my spaces. I find they add depth, personality, and texture.  Adding wallpaper is a highly rewarding two person job. The trick, like

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To Be Trendy or Not to Be Trendy With Colour?

Trends can be a wonderful thing.  They push us to see and appreciate things from a different perspective. I’m sure this can be an interior designer‘s dream: to play with new concepts and make them their own.  But the truth

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Thank Goodness Dark Hardwood/Laminate Floors Are “Out”!

grey hardwood floors

Like most people, I love hardwood and laminate floors.  They give any room a sleek and sophisticated look without taking away from the rest of the room.  Unfortunately, like most people, I fell in love with the look of dark

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Welcome to Living Spaces by Vanita

black and white bedroom

First, I want to say how excited I am to finally start a blog on one of my passions: interior design.  I’m constantly looking for innovative ways to add style to my home that don’t cost an arm and a

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