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Future Interior Design Trends

How Challenging Times Spur Creativity

Challenging times in history are often coincide with periods when society enjoys great spurs in creativity, whether you point to the rise of Romanticism during the French Revolution or the bohemian style during the Vietnam War. We look at how interior design is responding to today’s challenges.

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Interior Design Trends: Outdoor Kitchens

Whilst many of us will be accustomed to dining alfresco have you ever considered creating an outdoor kitchen and dining space …

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Maximising Natural Light In A Period Home

Interior Design Advice

Whilst the architecture of a period home is often timelessly elegant, rarely do they let enough light in to reach the very depths of the home. We take a look at past Janine Stone & Co. projects to demonstrate ways you can maximise the light in a period property.

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How To Choose A Piece Of Art For Your Home

Interior Design Advice

It can be difficult to know where to start when choosing art for your home, even for our interior designers. However there are a few rules of thumb for selecting the right art for your space.

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North American Art Deco Lamps

Five Of The Best

During the inter-war years of the 20th century, Art Deco was the most fashionable design movement internationally. We take a look at 5 lamps, from North America, that exemplify the iconic style.

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Sourcing The Right Antique Chandelier

Interior Design Advice

The right chandelier can make or break an interior design. Sourcing the right one for your space requires the consideration of many factors. Here are five exceptional examples.

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Dining Table Furniture in High End Interiors

Case Study: Using Art As Inspiration For Interior Design

How Home Interiors Are Tailored To Our Clients

When our interior design studio receives a new commission, one of the first undertakings for our designers is to establish the inspiration for the project. Whilst other interior designers simply design from what inspires them, Janine Stone & Co. invest a tremendous amount of  work seeking inspiration from our client’s lifestyle and personal tastes. For instance a client …

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Why We Use Moodboards

Behind The Scenes at Janine Stone & Co.

In this series of posts we go behind the scenes at Janine Stone & Co., sharing with you what’s involved in our design process and what makes the process special for our clients.  Why We Use Moodboards… Before we can explain, why we use mood boards, it is important to first explain what one is. A moodboard (also known …

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Masterpiece London 2019

What To See At This Year’s Masterpiece London Art Fair

Now in its 10th year, Masterpiece London has grown and grown in size to become a leading destination for international collectors looking to buy across a multitude of art forms.

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3 Highlights From London Craft Week

Since its first edition in 2015, London Craft Week has showcased the very best in craftsmanship from the UK and internationally.

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