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  • WSJ Talks Home Decor In This Great Article

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    Looking for some upscale tips and articles on home decor? The Wall Street Journal has a great section that deals with real estate, which has a home decor section. Take a look at this great article on Manhattan apartments, how to decorate them, and how one person chose to hide their AC unit:

    Chuck Fischer converted a 124-square-foot space into a writing room, adding architectural interest and whimsy with hand-painted Chinoiserie walls. "It really opens up the room," the muralist/designer noted. "I like the light touch of this, which is a bit exotic, a bit tropical. My idea was to have a little escape in the city." Against the peachy terra-cotta walls he placed aqua-colored accents and modern furnishings, including a striking 1950s brass floor lamp.

    One-up wallpaper: "There are advantages to working with a muralist: you can choose all the colors, be a bit more spontaneous and personalize it by incorporating details like portraits or pets. And if you don't have a great art collection yet, it's a wonderful way to start."

    Read more at the WSJ

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