DECO LAB: Boudoir Basics

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A private haven, your bedroom is where you sleep, love, dream and live. Make it so exquisite that you have a valid excuse to stay in bed all day. DECO LAB brings you the best in local shopping and inspiration finding your perfect style has never been this easy. Elle Decoration | Bedroom LabSoothe your sense by choosing a milky palette – it’s fresh, simple, calming and makes the space feel bigger. Combine shades of white, cream and beige with blond timber, wool and leather.

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From left Colonial White cabinet R13 500, Trade Secret Diskus Hanging Light from R920 each, Douglas & Company Side table 20mm Marble Top R4 290, LIMElle Decoration | Bedroom LabWallpaper is always a good idea; its such an easy way to add vibrancy and visual interest to the bedroom. Just don’t overdo it; keep the rest neutral.

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Clockwise from top left Cocoon chair R15 700, Egg Designs Knitted Green and Gold cushion R399, @home Indigo Art Glass vase R795, Weylandts Sprayed server with 2 Drawers and 1 Door R15 900, LIM Cotton Tie Dye throw R1995, Weylandts Elle Decoration | Bedroom LabYour bedroom should be a mix of fresh trends and elements that complement your personal aesthetic; this space is as much about comfort and practicality as it is about style.

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Clockwise from top left Bellona Queen quilt cover R1 799, Country Road Tama Book Shelf R22 995, Weylandts Marble Patch side table R12 000, Egg DesignsElle Decoration | Bedroom LabUse your space wisely: that eliminate clutter, only keep the furniture and items you really need, keep colours light and opt for soft, subtle lighting.

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Clockwise from top left Goldilocks Rocker & Footstool R42 700, Egg Designs Millefiori Catalytic Aladin lamp R649, @home Bent Mild Steel lamp from R2 310, LIM Odin King quilt cover R2 799, Country Road

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