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Christmas in Arizona

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When major league ballplayer Bill Mueller and his wife, Amy, had to move from Massachusetts to Arizona with their three children Lexi, Tucker, and Dawson, the couple brought old-fashioned New England charm to their brand-new desert home. The place is cozy, with a tufted bench providing a place to sit at the foot of the bed, a stone fireplace keeping things toasty on the covered patio, furnished like a full-fledged living room… A wall of vintage beveled mirrors is decorating the elegant bathroom above the claw-foot tub. For Christmas in this Southwestern home ? Instead of hauling out shiny tinsel and multicolored lights, Amy turns to fresh clippings of pine and...

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British eclecticism

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At home, London fashion creator Bea Deza seeks to create the perfect atmosphere for inspiration. Freedom and eclecticism are the keywords for this pronounced decoration style. Guitars and keyboards are combined with vintage pieces. One of the highlights of the house is its beautiful black fireplace and the vintage sofas.                         Source : ELLE...

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Colourful playground

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Sofia moved here five years ago, with her husband and four children in this creative home in Katrineholm, Sweden. She runs the blog and web store Mokkasin and uses her home’s basement for shop’s inventory and sometimes photo studio. The house was first not so pretty, and everything had to be changed or renovated to become the colourful and joyful playground you see.                                     Source : Lovely...

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Blooklyn artist

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The artist Anthony Goicolea renovated this town house in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The multilevel house has a basement studio; an open kitchen and sitting room; a mezzanine living room and office; and two bedrooms above that. Levels of windows and a glass partition between the mezzanine and kitchen flood the place with light. The furnishings include thrift-shop pieces, like the 16-year-old sofa in the mezzanine living area, next to a Restoration Hardware armchair. On the mezanine, the sliding door of the guest bathroom doubles as a blackboard.                 Source : The New York...

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Scandinavian white

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This lovely 67 sqm apartment is situated in Johanneberg, in the south of Göteborg, Sweden. Very bright, this home is characterized by the Scandinavian style with soft touches of colours that pop against all the white. The wall between the kitchen and the living room was taken down to create a big open space.                                     Source :...

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Arty vintage

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Today’s tour is the Brisbane home of artists Adam Lester and Caro Toledo. The family have been renting the place for just over two years, but have definitely put their creative stamp on it. Adam and Caro’s eclectic collection of artwork, furnishings and trinkets fill the space. The large ground level ‘basement’ under the house serves as Adam’s art studio.                           Source : The Design...

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