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Cost of fitted wardrobes | Should you go bespoke?

Cost of fitted wardrobes | Should you go bespoke?

| Martina Pardo | Archive
Today I decided to talk about a topic that's rarely discussed in interior design blogs: money. If you read my last post (my own bedroom interior design project, in renders) you'll have seen that I ...
MY BEDROOM INTERIOR DESIGN | BEFORE & AFTER

MY BEDROOM INTERIOR DESIGN | BEFORE & AFTER

| Martina Pardo | Archive
Today I want to talk about a special bedroom interior design: my own room in London! Me and my boyfriend Rick have been sharing a double bedroom in a shared flat (with one other flatmate) for the ...
MultiPly by Waugh Thistleton Architects | Sustainable architecture at LDF18

MultiPly by Waugh Thistleton Architects | Sustainable architecture at LDF18

| Martina Pardo | Exhibitions & Design Finds
MultiPly is one of the Landmark projects from the London Design Festival 2018, which ended yesterday. It was designed by Waugh Thistleton Architects who specialise in sustainable buildings across L...
What is a Millennial? The answer at Milan Design Week 2018

What is a Millennial? The answer at Milan Design Week 2018

| Martina Pardo | Exhibitions & Design Finds
We all know what is a Millennial, right? Millennials are those young people born before we entered the year 2000, all between 20-40 years old. This is the official definition but is it good enough...
My TOP 10 design finds at Salone del Mobile 2018

My TOP 10 design finds at Salone del Mobile 2018

| Martina Pardo | Exhibitions & Design Finds
Hello design lovers! I'm just back from the Milan Design Week (April 16th-22nd). As usual, there were two parts: Salone del Mobile 2018 (Rho fair) and Fuorisalone 2018 (spread all over the city). ...
New website design and some news!

New website design and some news!

| Martina Pardo | Archive
Hello design lovers! I just wanted to have a quick catch up with you... You may have noticed that something changed here: there is a brand new website design. Do you like it? The new website desi...
Top 7 emerging designers to watch in 2018

Top 7 emerging designers to watch in 2018

| Martina Pardo | Archive
Hello design lovers, Every time I visit a trade fair or design event, I look forward to meeting all of the emerging designers. Here is where I find the most interesting and daring ideas. The downs...
IMM Cologne 2018: my experience and design finds

IMM Cologne 2018: my experience and design finds

| Martina Pardo | Exhibitions & Design Finds
Hello design lovers! Here I am, back from IMM Cologne 2018. As you know I've recently gone full time freelancing, which means that I'm finally free to decide of my own timescale (at least I like t...
What colour paint is best for you? Use colour psychology!

What colour paint is best for you? Use colour psychology!

| Martina Pardo | Archive
What colour should I paint my kitchen walls? What colour for my living room wall or my window frames? Those are some of the most common questions I get asked by my clients. Some of them are lookin...
What personality type are you? Ask your home!

What personality type are you? Ask your home!

| Martina Pardo | Archive
Hello design lovers, I believe our homes are a representation of who we are. Sometimes this may not seem true but your personality it's there in your home, somewhere. Maybe it's just hidden by a t...

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    5 Utterly Christmassy things to do in London this year

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    7 Top Design Trends for Hotel Restaurants in 2019

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    LDF18 | 5 exhibitions that stood out for Innovation & sustainability

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    Interviewing Michael Anastassiades at London Design Festival 2018

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    Interviewing Christian Andersen, head of Design at Fritz Hansen

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    TOP 5 SUMMER DESIGN STAYS IN SICILY

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    Interviewing Laura Bethan Wood at Milan Fuorisalone 2018

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    Orea Malià hair salon, an edgy interior design paradise

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    Interviewing Paola Navone at Salone del Mobile 2018 in Milan

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    7 emerging designers to watch out from Milan Design Week 2018

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    Top creative brands bringing dog-friendly travel to the next level

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    What travellers want: hotel bedroom interior trends in 2018

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