Abode's Unity of Colour

Good evening and welcome to this week’s edition of Abode. To celebrate Valentine’s week, we wanted our blog to show the special unity of colour seen in decorating and interior design. We have found three different images from Pinterest that capture colours complementing one another, just as loved ones do. As usual with our blog, our images are intended for inspiration purposes to help...

16 February 2018


Abode’s tips to master mid-century modern…

Good evening and welcome to Abode this week. Today we are excited to put one of our favourite design movements under the spotlight; Mid-century modern. The movement covered everything from interior design, product design, graphic design and architecture. ‘Mid-century modern’ became a descriptive term in around 1955, and we think the look brings a unique and captivating charm to any room....

8 February 2018


Stunning Shutters

Good evening and welcome to Abode this week. Today to set the tone for February, we wanted to feature one of our favourite styles of window-dressing - shutters. Shutters are a beautiful feature that can add so much to a room. Often the first thought on shutters is the exterior kind synonymous with rustic French cottages, or stunning Italian homes like the one pictured below:

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1 February 2018


Abode’s January Colour Showcase

Good evening and welcome to Abode this week. Today to celebrate the last remaining days of January we wanted to feature three of our favourite colour and decor trends we’ve seen emerging this year. From vibrant 'Amethyst' purple to fiery 'Caliente' red and some beautiful bamboo accent pieces. This month’s colour showcase is both warming and revitalising - perfect for these cold January...

25 January 2018


Abode's taken with ‘Terrazzo'

Hello and welcome to Abode this week. Today we’d like to cover what is set to be one of the biggest interior trends of 2018. ‘Terrazzo’ a mosaic inspired style of decorating was extremely popular in the 1970’s. It appears that following the bohemian yet glamorous seventies fashion styles we saw last year, interior design is following suit. We love the revival of this striking...

19 January 2018