My Five Favourite Pieces of Furniture

My Five Favourite Pieces of Furniture

We all have a favourite piece of furniture. A chair we prefer, one that is just that bit more comfortable than the rest. Or an eye catching antique piece of that we are so very proud of. Maybe you have a magnificent chesterfield that you cant live without. A beautifully crafted coffee table. A reading lamp perhaps. What would your favourite pieces be if you were to choose? Would you go for practicality, comfort or jaw dropping beauty? I like my furniture to be practical. And practical can be very beautiful too …

Here is a list of my very favourite pieces of furniture.

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How about an apartment in the city of Edinburgh?

How about an apartment in the city of Edinburgh?

Every time I visit a great city, I end up thinking how cool it would be to own a flat there. Edinburgh for instance. These big stone buildings with the spacious rooms. Those with abundant Fireplaces  … Wonderfully atmospheric … And all pretty much sound proofed too in their grandeur.

I think a fourth floor apartment. Edinburgh doesn’t rise much higher than that anyway. But high enough so as not to have too much of the street noise … I love open windows …

I recently awoke in Edinburgh to the subtle noise of the city streets which I found strangely comforting.

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Tiles or carpets or wood – Oh My !

Tiles or carpets or wood – Oh My !

Not a bad analogy if you are in the middle of trying to decide on your floor covering. It’s a big decision, and you want to get it right. Personally my favourite will always be stone with underfloor heating throughout. However, a fluffy carpet or rug right beside the bed for those cold mornings, a beautiful wooden flooring in the library or office is always appropriate and just lovely, but always, always tiles in the areas where spillages are an issue … let’s see which of the options may be best for you :

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A Bedroom where dreams are born …

A Bedroom where dreams are born …

The bedroom is The most intimate room of the house. Its where we rest, dress, and much of our love is made. For these reasons, it is the room which most portrays our true self. whether we know so or not.

How do you keep your bedroom? How do you dress your bed? What do you most treasure in this room? This all tells a story of our most inner self …

But you can work that all out for yourself. I am about to write about my dream bedroom ….
Oh – photo at the top is from here

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