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Dynamic Den Design

Bright walls, storage and accent pieces pull this room together.

The intense colours of the walls and bookcase backing are set off by crisp white trim and shelving. The scale and size of the bookshelves offer plenty of storage for office items, and also add character to the large space.

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  • Photographer: Angus Fergusson/Courtesy of HGTV's Style Dept.
  • Source: House & Home October 2009 issue
  • Products: Sofa, small marble-topped accent table, wood side table, side chair, leather club chair, ceiling fixture, brass side table, tall vase, carpet, Elte; table lamps, red ceramic pot (on lower shelf of side table), vases, boxes, urns with lids, Elliott & Ward; vase (with calla lilies), mirrored box, brass turtle paperweight, busts, crystal obelisks, Teatro Verde; pillow fabrics, sofa fringe, roman blinds fabric, Robert Allen (to the trade); all sewing, macFAB Fabrics; silver double bowl, console, artwork (above console), antique books, stone obelisk, Decorum Decorative Finds; Gilbert chair, Billy bookshelves, blue magazine holders, Ikea; all artwork on and in bookshelves, Art Interiors; pencil box, dark wooden vessels, L'Atelier; wall colour, Green Court (P959-7), back of bookshelves colour, Hello Darkness (P1792-3), Para Paints.

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