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Curtains v Energy Crisis

Do you know that cold air radiates from glass and patio doors into your room? Even double and triple and glazed doors?Getting curtains for winter will save on your heating bills Wide Range of Interlined Curtains Any curtains will create a pocket of air that wil stop cold air raidating through. Particularly recommended are Interlined…
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Sitting Room Makeover

Really enjoyed working on this sitting room makeover for a long-standing client to a very specific brief. Specific designs and colours With a very specific design in mind my client was very definite how different she wanted the room to be in terms of colour, style, layout and tones. With such a specific brief from…
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Fantastic Result with Customised Sofas

Love how this project had turned out. I had previously decorated and upgraded this room ten years ago. They asked to modernise it again, giving them a new fresh look, while incorporating their inherited pictures and furniture, all of sentimental value to them. Kitchen First With a strong coloured kitchen wall, which I loved, e…
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Customised & Built In

Loved working on this Sitting Room Refurb for existing Client. My client had very specific requests for these units. She need two specific storage units - that hid the clutter for her. The first was to house and hide her vinyl collection and the second was to house and hide her drinks and cocktail collection.…
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Apartment Kitchen – Refurb

See what one of my customers says about her new Kitchen I live in a two bedroomed apartment and the kitchen is, at 10 ft square, quite roomy for an apartment.  As the living space is open plan it was really important that the new kitchen fit in as seamlessly as possible. A friend had recommended…
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Making Your Ideas a Reality

As we move out of lockdown with wonderful ideas for new colours and repurposing many spaces - find out how we can help https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xV1nXSnhLKM Take a moment to listen to Karen as she takes you through her Design Approach Call her directly on 01 294 3675 or email Karen@interiorsdublin.ie
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Stunning Customised Bedhead

A bespoke bedhead and bedside cabinets customised to neatly fit in alcove in a modern mews. The client requested a low padded fabric bedhead with a 50s vibe, with wood that would exactly match the room divider which you can see to left of the photo. She also requested steamed curved wall mounted handle less…
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Customised Kitchen for Tall Mom

Specific, Customised & Tailor Made Delighted to be asked back by one of my clients, to upgrade a kitchen for a busy mother with teenage kids. I had previously reworked a teenage bedroom for her. As a taller than average woman my client had thought long and hard about the kitchen she needed. Good working…
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Holiday Home Refurbishment Rosslare

As I had previously completed a variety of work for this client, when she purchased an out-dated holiday home in Rosslare, she asked me to refurbish it. As the home had been let for years, and used infrequently, it required a complete refurbishment and makeover. Because if the location and stunning sea views, I envisaged…
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Bedroom to Boudoir

Love this transformation for a very special client. With a custom built high bed, for chronic back pain, my client had never been able to find a valance that covered the bare legs of her bed. Recovering from various illness she asked me to transform the room to a new bright modern calming space, creating…
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Easy Clean – Fab New Fabrics, Colours & Textures

Just came across a fab new range of fabrics that are very hard wearing and are wipe clean. Perfect for heavy duty areas, such as kitchen chairs, family room chairs and sofas, plaryroom furniture. The fine textured plane weaves make stunning upholstery covers for chairs and cushions - all modern colours - wipe clean. With…
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Feature Sideboard for Fireside

Feature Sideboard for Fireside Researching more items for a client, to complement a blue, white and grey wood living room. By choosing a design item for the fireplace, not only do we add some more storage to a family room - I believe in busy households you can never have enough - we also create…
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Personality, Design & colour

Requested by client to add personality, design and colour spots to a newly repainted house in contemporary neutrals and greys. Researching some options. Delighted with what I've found. Amazing how a clean line or a spot of colour can totally transform a pallet and a room. Some stunning options for bathroom lights And matching mirrors…
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House & Home Interview

Delighted to have recenly completed this House and Home Interview. To Read it - click here. As you know we are coming up to our busiest time of year, so if you want to get that job finished in time for Christmas, please give me a call in the next couple of weeks. Karen - 01 294 3675
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Teenage Boy’s Room

Delighted with how this project worked out. The first part of the brief was to refubish a teenage boy's room providing a solution for storing and displaying this technical teenager's pride and joy - his building projects of star wars, teknik and lego. And as with all teenagers, the 2nd part of the brief was…
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Out of their Comfort Zone

Out of their Comfort Zone Transforming a 1950s traditional home into modern contemporary- taking my client a little bit out of her comfort zone, but hey she is delighted with the result and so am I. Join me as I take you through this renovation. Like what you see, call me on 01 294 3675…
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Coral – this Year’s Top Colour

Looking forward to working with this exciting strong colour which is one of the more dominant colours coming through this year. Versatile, it can be used as a block to accentuate, or create a feature wall. It is particularly effective in a small space to add dramatic effect, such as a guest cloakroom I also…
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Drinks Cabinets, Functional, Stylish and Tidy

Came across these wonderfully stylish Drinks Cabinets while researching finishing touches for a client.   A distinctive look in any setting, this 2 door cabinet provides elegance and a storage solution for keeping a tidy home. The strong pine wood frame ensures sturdiness, while the beautiful mirrored finish accentuates a chic look. The 2 mirrored…
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Tween’s Bedroom Makeover

Delighted with the finish on this Tween's Bedroom Makeover. Love being able to bring out the personality with individualised touches. The Bespoke Carpentry was specially designed to match her interest in reading and all things books.  Look how perfect it works! Positive Mural I was then able to personalise it even more delighted to find…
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Stunning Table Lamps in Contemporary Blues

Love these taller, blue table lamps, perfect for creating a feature.  These blues work perfectly with contemporary grey.  Add matching cushions and you get a whole new look. Peferct for living rooms, tv rooms, halls and landings.  Call me on 01 294 3657 to place your order, or email me here.  
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Kids – What’s New

Murals - the perfect cosy scene Rugs & Cushions - To Match - So Gorgeous And then those perfect private corners  for Tots and Tweens Want to order something  or help transforming your child's bedroom from a toddlers to a tweens?  Call me on 01 294 33675 or email me here.    
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Bespoke Carpentry – Perfect Storage Solution in a Tween’s Room

Had great fun working on this project.  Again, Bespoke Carpentry can transform a space. In this instance, a little girl, growing up, wanted more space for a her favourite things, including books, toys, DVDs, sports and ballet trophies... and everything else. This bespoke shelving provided the perfect solution - providing all the space required. And…
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Bar Stools – So Practical and Space Saving

Came across these unusual bar stools recently. Love the industrial style and feel of these. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="19"] With space at a premium these days in most households, I find bar stools are a great space saving idea in many kitchen diners. They are great for teenagers who love lounging on anything that isn't a chair.…
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Upholstery – Recover & Rediscover

Some recent upholstery and recovery finished projects.  Chairs are always my favourites.  So versatile. They offer flexible seating arrangements, opportunity to add spots of colour, create individual design pieces and a stylish focal point for any room. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="15"] I always use them them in hallways, dining rooms, corners of family rooms, bedrooms and of…
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Rugs, Some Gorgeous New Contemporary Colours Now Available

Love the new greys and blues that are abundant in all design at the moment. Love this selection of rugs with the gorgeous natural hues that I have come across. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="13"] Perfect for dining and living areas, family rooms, hallways, playrooms and of course bedrooms. If you have wooden floors the gorgeous golden brown…
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Flatscreen TVs – Where to put them?

Flatscreens dominating your family room? Flatscreens seem to get bigger every year - and more popular. The must have to watch sports, gigs, netflix and everything else.   Are you one of the many frustrated homeowners who hate how they have taken over the design and comfort of your living room? Space-saving, elegant and modern…
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Kitchen Diner Refurb Foxrock Dublin 18

Kitchen Diner & Living Room Refurbishment & Modernisation, Three Bed Semi, Foxrock, Dublin 18 Love how this renovation and modernisation turned out. Light colours and some customised furniture and fittings have created a truly unique and comfortable space for these homeowners. [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="11"]     Brief from client was to modernise around a Moroccan Blue…
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Fab & Fun New Roller Blind Fabric

Love these roller blind fabrics. Loads of fun and light. Available in all sizes. Make great Roller Blinds [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id="10"] Check out other ideas for windows here. Call me to measure and quote on 01 294 3675 or email me here.  
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Bathroom and Tiles Chosen for Clondalkin Dublin 15

Working away on the Refurbishment in Clondalkin. Using current colour themes with slate grey walls and floor and a deeper grey vanity unit.  Working with simple clean lines to provide a functional family bathroom. Delighted with the look we are going with in the bathroom.  Sutble grey tones bringing peace and calmness.   Love the…
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Fantastic Commission from Former Customer, Clondalkin D.15

Always delighted to be asked back, and really looking forward to working on this. Previously worked with client in 2010 and really appreciate being asked back to do this extensive revamp:   New flat roof on kitchen extension (the rubber type) Retile kitchen floor and include my hall New lights in kitchen and probably blinds…
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Ready made Curtain Range for Bedroom – Very Cost Effective

Just researched this range of readymade curtains for a bedroom makeover. Very large and wide window, so delighted to find such a range for this Bedroom I often find when you're broke a ready-made curtain and a new painted colour on the walls, will give you a total new look at minimum cost.  Perfect in…
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Fantastic colours chosen for Kitchen Makeover

Love these soft and luxurious colours chosen for a kitchen makeover. The Aged Vellum, we have used as a lacquer on the kitchen cabinets, covering up the dark and heavy mahogany doors. We then chose Subtle from Colortrend again, for the walls.     I then chose this gorgeous textured fabric with golden hues to…
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Stylish Console Table ordered for Client

Just ordered this console table for a client's sittingroom especially  chosen to complement her existing wood furniture but will add a pop of colour and storage without cluttering the room. Like what you you see? Call me to ask about console tables for colour and storage. Karen@ 01 294 3675...or email me here. And check…
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Interiors Gift Certificates Now Available

Gift Vouchers Now Available - The Perfect Gift We now offer Gift Vouchers - a helpful present for a new homeowner or those considering a revamp.  Our Gift Vouchers can be purchased from €100 up. To purchase a voucher, just email me here, giving me the name of person to receive the voucher, and the…
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Another Option on Hall Storage Unit

Love this Storage Unit - great for hallway, family room, TV room. Love the clean lines of the feet, off the ground, to bring light and space. Available in loads of different colours.
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New Commission Knocklyon, D 16 – Some of the Pieces

Just love these pieces that we've chosen for the hallway for the house I'm working on in Knocklyon, Dublin 16. Japanese Style Storage Unit for Hall This is the Japanese type Storage Unit I have chosen for the Hallway, just at the bottom of the stairs.  I love the feet on this, which takes the…
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Great New Commission in Knocklyon, Dublin 16

Delighted to be asked back by clients who are very happy with the modern Spanish bedroom. This time I'm working with them to modernise and brighten their downstairs room. Firstly I'm changing their beech floors to lime wash.  A great idea when you already have good wooden floors laid.         We are…
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New Commission, Navan Road, Dublin 7

Looking forward to this job, Modernisation and Upgrade - Hall, Stairs, Landing, Family Room. Looking forward to pulling a whole new look together  with the paint, flooring, furniture, curtains.               Watch this space for progress and ideas as we give this family home a complete makeover. Like what you…
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2 Great New Build Commissions

2 Great New Build Commissions Really looking forward to working on these two new commissions.  Love the opportunity to design and colour from top to bottom. New Build Kilgobbin, Co Dublin Excited about this, brief from client is to advise and supply flooring, furniture, window treatments and all colour and paint effects.  Looking forward to…
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