Light, bright conservatory
Bring the outdoors in with a mix of classic furnishings and pretty pieces for a light, bright conservatory.
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Light, bright living room
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Updated September 2008
Choose classic furniture and inject timeless appeal by mixing retro accessories and smart collectables. Floors in Wool Dune carpet in Parchment, Crucial Trading. Woodwork in Lamp Room Grey eggshell, Farrow & Ball. Sideboard, armchairs, coffee table, all Lombok. Sofa, from a selection, Sofa Workshop, covered in Alaska 91, Crowson. Throw, OKA. Curtain pole, Homebase. Curtains, as before. On sideboard: tray, Joanna Wood; shells, as before; candle, from a selection, Debenhams; table candles, Cox & Cox; birdcage, rose arrangement, candlestick, potted allium, all as before. Mirror, Selfridges. Round table, Debenhams. On round table: bowl, Selfridges; cloche, Paperchase; candle, from a selection, Debenhams; string holder, Garden Trading. On coffee table: plate, bowls, all at Liberty; jug, glasses, all Virgin Vie At Home; lotus ornament, Asda; photo albums, RK Alliston; amaryllis, from a selection, Bloom; doorstop, Joanna Wood.