Storytelling first begins with something to tell. In the home, its stories about family, achievements, successes and romances.
Annie Leibovtiz, likely the most renowned photographer of the modern age uses the camera for her stories. Evoking raw emotions and popular responses to personalities from rock stars, actors, and even the queen of England [see the article].
In interior design, the stories we create in our homes and personal spaces are called, 'vignettes,' a collection of objects that, when combined, have a sense of meaning.
"In the world of interior design, a vignette is a small, pleasing picture formed by grouping several objects – think of it as a pocket-sized table arrangement that tells a story about you and your home." - Janet Dunn, Houzz
It is a perfect way to tell any story you set your heart on.
Used in hallways and entrances, the console is the perfect opportunity to set the scene of any home environment. It makes an elegant yet practical stage for your favourite artworks, potted plants and other personal effects. The drawer allows storage for keys, wallets, purses and a myriad of bits and pieces that normally get lost throughout the home.
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With cooler months ahead of us, we're looking at ways we can create cosy, intimate bedroom that promote rest and relaxation. Beginning and ending your day in a beautiful bedroom day will completely change how you feel, and will make getting out of bed on those frosty mornings that little bit more bearable.
Here we share some of our best bedroom styling tips and recommended pieces with you so you can build your own winter bedroom sanctuary.
From size and shape to fabric and finish, a well-designed armchair is often the last piece in the puzzle in making your interiors feel complete, adding that much needed finishing touch of colour, comfort and character.
Here, the Curious Grace Team have chosen their favourite armchairs and occasionals and given their best advice on how to style them.
Sure, chocolate's great, but there are plenty of other ways to spend your Easter long weekend. From exhibitions, coastal hikes, fine food and music festivals, here's our top picks to really make the most of your time off.