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Dynamic Den

Colour creates a cosy, welcoming look in this reading space.

Unexpected lawn-green walls add bold personality to this den. The back panels of the bookshelves are painted a deep aquamarine blue for a dramatic effect. Hits of red, orange and brown add warmth and play off the various wood tones in the room.

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  • Photographer: Angus Fergusson
  • Source: House & Home October 2009 issue
  • Products: Sofa, wood side table, side chair, ceiling fixture, carpet, Elte; bookshelves, magazine holders, Ikea; back of bookshelves colour, Hello Darkness (P1792-3) Para Paints; wall colour, Green Court (P959-7), Para Paints.
  • Designer: Suzanne Dimma

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