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Flexible Spaces Flexible spaces make sense for homes in which there are growing families. Dividing up a large space into different activity zones is one way of preserving flexibility. A living space may be divided by a temporary room divider, to allow a change of use at a later date. Anna-Malin Lindgren’s home in Helsingborg, Sweden is a truly flexible space. Before moving in Anna-Malin spent some time making design decisions about the use of each room and how the space should flow. She and husband Anders selected materials such as flooring, kitchen units and wall colours.
Scandinavian woven cotton runners look great on bleached or dark wooden floors. Chunky seagrass matting and sheepskin rugs also work well on wood, while rag rugs and thick woven wool always provide comfort and colour. On concrete, animal skins provide a definite warmth. rugs ‘ Beautifully patterned rugs always wake a space up. ’ Lulu deKwiatkowski, designer ‘ Don’t skimp on rugs. I prefer big rugs that really surround as well as define a living room. Maxwell Gillingham-Ryan, interor designer/blogger ’ case study compact space Living in small spaces calls for a sense of order and a smart but cosy approach to decorating.
One of my favourite colours is a pale grey from the Paint Library in London. It is always bright and clean and is a great foil for many other colours. I often combine it with pink and green to create a very soothing and warming scheme. I like storage and order to form part of the decorating, which is why I like the drinks tray, book shelves, linen closet and pantry that have become a part of the space itself in my apartment. ’ WALK-THROUGH KITCHEN Left Neatly tucked into a hallway, Rita Konig’s kitchen combines a wall-mounted bookshelf for cookery books and a galley-style practical food preparation area.
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