How to embrace imperfection and create a home you love
How to embrace imperfection and create a home you love.
We are bombarded by perfect interiors, super-styled spaces and photographed homes that aren't an honest reflection of how we really live. In this unique interiors book, Emily Henson encourages you to take inspiration from real homes that are beautiful and creative but at the same time a little rough around the edges, with signs of everyday life evident throughout.
The first section, Homes Unstyled, sets out Emily's manifesto for creating a stylish home that is beautiful but lived in. With tips for allowing your interiors to evolve gradually over time, suggestions for making the most of the space you've got, and ideas for wrangling papers, clutter and other signs of life in your home; Emily encourages you to break the rules because individuality can bring a home to life. The second section, People Live Here, visits real-life homes that are definitely not perfect yet display incredible style and creativity and reflect their owners' needs, tastes and style. And throughout the book, quick fixes, DIY makes and Every Home Should Have tips and tricks offer creative solutions with unique results.