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    Country room: living room

    by  • 30/04/2013 • Country style • 0 Comments

    Yesterday I was in the Yorkshire countryside on a photoshoot and I took the opportunity to take a quick walk through the Dales, admiring the beautiful flowers in the cottage gardens.

    At this time of year, you may be inspired to create a country living room that feels as if you’re taking a walk in the countryside or in your garden, and there are so many stunning fabrics around that reflect the seasons. The secret is to pick key classic pieces of furniture, then you can vary the look by changing the curtains and cushions.

    These lovely fabrics from Prestigious Textiles, in sugared almond shades and dusky muted tones, depict birds of paradise perched on blossom laden branches and flowers in bloom, as well as embroideries with a hand-worked lace motif and classic damasks, and can be used in either a country house or a small cottage to create a timeless look. Combine with a luxurious velvet sofa and distressed furniture for a scheme that’s the height of elegance.

    The Country House collection by Prestigious Textiles, prices start at £30 a metre for a floral print and matching stripe, £23 a metre for a co-ordinating plain, £42 a metre for a damask and £65 a metre for embroidered fabric

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