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Top 50 decorating tips (part two)

Kayla Gulec Kayla Gulec
Richmond: South West London Roselind Wilson Design Eclectic style bedroom
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Ready for round two?

Here's the second part of our Top 50 decorating tips sequence. Just as we promised, we have another 25 interior designer-approved decorating tips that will help you transform every room in your home. Take these pointers from the most public to the most private areas of your home.

Get your pen and paper ready and let's get to it!

26. Keep going at it

If you feel like an accent is not quite right, put it away or replace it.

27. Use multiple mirrors

YUME Mirrors HORM.IT BathroomMirrors
HORM.IT

YUME Mirrors

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To maximise your daylight illumination.

28. When adding decorative items

Keep them in sets of three.

29. Keep spaces new and interesting

Industrial reclaimed Coffee Table Frances Bradley Living roomSide tables & trays
Frances Bradley

Industrial reclaimed Coffee Table

Frances Bradley

By changing your coffee table accessories regularly.

30. For an out-of-the-box look

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Sophie Allport

Sophie Allport Hare Tableware

Sophie Allport

Embrace many different styles of crockery.

31. Give your place settings posh flair

Bespoke Table Linen Heirlooms Ltd Modern dining room
Heirlooms Ltd

Bespoke Table Linen

Heirlooms Ltd

By colour coordinating your table settings.

32. Using neutral upholstery

Allows you to add many different styled accessories later on.

33. Look to the ceiling

For the new feature wall trend!

34. Don't look to your neighbour for advice

Trust your own design instincts for your space.

35. Use throws, pillows and blankets

Richmond - Guest Bedroom Roselind Wilson Design Eclectic style bedroom
Roselind Wilson Design

Richmond—Guest Bedroom

Roselind Wilson Design

To add layers of texture and pattern.

36. For the perfect mood every time

Install dimmer switches in every room.

37. Always add some greenery

Venus Flytrap Bakker.com Modern style gardens
Bakker.com

Venus Flytrap

Bakker.com

Indoor plants keep things feeling fresh and airy.

38. To make windows feel larger

Hang curtains as high as possible. It keeps the room feeling more open, too.

39. As you keep your curtains high

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Dittrich Hudson Vasetti Architects

Rear extension and remodelling in Central Bristol

Dittrich Hudson Vasetti Architects

Keep them simple for a classic elegance.

40. Don't always strive for the newest thing

Professor Chair Locus Habitat Living roomSofas & armchairs
Locus Habitat

Professor Chair

Locus Habitat

Great vintage pieces are waiting to be discovered!

41. Sizable rooms require larger rugs

To give the room a bigger feel.

42. Graphic and decorative prints

Look great as a collective in industrial style homes.

43. The modern-vintage style

Keeps your home looking unique and hip.

44. If you have little ones running around

Choose materials that will keep your home spill-proof.

45. Combine finishes

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Drummonds Bathrooms

Drummonds Case Study: European Retreat, Denmark

Drummonds Bathrooms

Reflective surfaces and white matte walls create a stunning look.

46. Group items of the same colour together

So there's more variety without complete uniformity.

47. Eclectic doesn't mean anything goes

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Modern Blue view 7

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There still needs to be proper symmetry and balance.

48. For a fresh and warm start to your morning

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homify

I could curl up here forever!

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Have a comfortable rug underneath your bed.

49. Adding vanilla extract to your paint

Will help tackle those fumes and smells.

50. When creating a gallery

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Intuerilight

Wall Lamp Wall One

Intuerilight

Start in the middle with your big piece and expand from that.

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