Our decor editor Leana Schoeman was recently involved in transforming a lifeless bedroom into a lively sleep chamber with vibrant character. Here we talk to her about the refurbishment and get some tips for anyone desperate to shake up their own space.
What was the inspiration behind this update?
The bedroom was in serious need
A is for Aesthetic
With a little imagination, a wallpaper panel becomes an eye-cathing focal point. This grown-up space is kept warm and inviting by a neutral, woolly throw – a counterpoint to the solid back and bookish backdrop, and an enticing invitation to settle in and relax… From top: Midas EnviroliteRevolution (4HEG) paint R389/5l, Midas Earthcote and Paint & Place; Libris Maximus wallpaper by Fornasetti for Cole & Son R7651/panel, St Leger & Viney; lamp by Laurie Wiid van Heerden R5400, Wiid Design; floating side table R2098 (excluding delivery), ODE; pillows in Linetta fabric in Charcoal an