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Peacock Blue Living Room

Bold lacquered walls set a dramatic tone.

In designer Colette van den Thillart's London home, a custom-made amoeba-shaped table with a dragged gesso finish complements the sofa and chairs, and accommodates the seating arrangement. "I'm a devotee to organic shapes. They can be more forgiving in space planning," she says. An affordable rug adds bold pattern to the room.

See more photos of Colette's home, plus see more brightly-hued spaces in our Colourful Rooms gallery and our Rooms With Jewel Tones gallery.

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