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Home design ideas: A carefully considered shade of blue helps turn a staid den into an all-day haven

The objectives for the den in this Newton Colonial were contradictory: It needed to feel fresh and invigorating in the morning, but warm and cozy at night. Sarah Henley’s solution? Painting the room in Farrow & Ball’s Stiffkey Blue. “This intensely saturated blue is both bright and rich,” the designer says. “The room is luminous in the daytime, but moody after dark.” Painting the walls and woodwork the same color also made the space feel cohesive. “Before, navy walls and white trim made the room look choppy and disjointed,” Henley says. “Now it’s a beautiful jewel box.”

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I’m an interior designer and here’s five ways to make your home look more expensive – mirrors and neutral tones are key

AN INTERIOR designer has revealed five easy ways to instantly make your home look more expensive. 

Bri suggested people use wall cabinets to hide their clutter and choose neutral-toned furniture as it tends to last longer. 

Bri took to TikTok to share five ways to elevate your space - including choosing a neutral tone for the furniture you use most

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Bri took to TikTok to share five ways to elevate your space – including choosing a neutral tone for the furniture you use mostCredit: Tik Tok
She also recommended using wall cabinets to hide your clutter

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She also recommended using wall cabinets to hide your clutterCredit: Tik Tok

The interior pro,  known online as @diybri, regularly shares design and home hacks with her 118,000 followers. 

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