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My perfectly imperfect wall

New-York print

This area used to be a terrace on the second floor of our home in London.
As nobody really used it and we had a back garden, Steve re-designed the space into a home office fitted with a large window overlooking the garden (see picture).

We hide the outside 80’s looking wall with cedar cladding (you can see the whole house here), a large window facing trees and fitted two auto-cleaning sky windows, slightly angled to catch the sun at different times of the day (see below).
The floorboard is pine wood painted white.

If you are interested, you can view the whole renovations album on Facebook here and on Instagram under hashtag #bodieandfourenovations.home office with large windowsI was keen to keep the wall (photo 1) as raw as possible to contrast against the clean lines of the room and pristine white walls. However, my super perfectionist Painter tried to cover as much as he could to make it as white as possible and by the time I got home from work, the only ‘raw’ industrial area I could salvage, was the bottom part.
It would have been nice to have the whole wall in its original state but I like it like this too.

What do you think?

// Photography: François Köng, styling: Karine Köng, All Rights Reserved | NEW-YORK print from here


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