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How Wendy struck gold

How Wendy struck gold

From white walls to a statement metallic finish

From white walls to a statement metallic finish

The brief

Wendy said all her living room needed was a simple coat of white. As we chatted, I noticed some gorgeous original architectural features, effectively lost under an all over paint job.

Location

Dulwich

Room

Living Room

Property features

High ceilings, cornicing, picture rail

Location

Dulwich

Room

Living Room

Property features

High ceilings, cornicing, picture rail

The brief

Colour Advice

' You need a contrast to bring out the details,' I said, ' It will dramatise and restore them.' We looked at colours and decided on an antique gold finish.

Colour Advice

Design and Decoration

This always involves me turning up on location with my toolkit in tow. I get to work using a roller, a wet and dry brush and anything I can think of. Wendy's brief might have finished a long way from a simple coat of white. But the room glittered because of it.

Design and Decoration

Wendy's living room

Before

After

Colour is everything. Start with a wall.

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