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it's not everyday you get the call to furnish a church for living. we jumped on a plane to london and dedicated ourselves to the task at hand by … Read More
it's not everyday you get the call to furnish a church for living. we jumped on a plane to london and dedicated ourselves to the task at hand by first looking at the fact that a family with two children would live here. this needed to be a friendly house as well as mindful of the once-sacred ground. by bringing in a lot of modern pieces of art, we subdued the seriousness while at the same time leaving the old stained glass windows intact so as to consider them as art objects as well. a color code was assigned to each room by way of solid rugs. simple furnishings were brought in as not to compete with the incredibly detailed shell. Read Less
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When you get the call to design a converted Anglican church located in the heart of London, you jump on a plane and first try to understand what kind of people would live here. For a couple with two pre-teens, this needed to be a friendly house as well as one mindful of the once-sacred ground. By encouraging the start of a modern art collection, we subdued the seriousness while establishing a color code for each room by way of solid rugs. Simple furnishings were then brought in so as not to compete with the incredibly detailed shell. And voila!