Home Interiors

6 Décor mistakes to completely avoid

6 Décor mistakes to completely avoid

Team ABEsquare 14/05/2016 0
  The white or cream upholstery – Elizabeth Gilbert has said “There's no reason to keep a piece of furniture in your house that is so sacred and rare that you can't put your feet up on it and a dog can't jump up on it.” – Though whites and creams look beautiful, do not choose these colours for your upholstery if you have pets or children at home. Children are going to jump on the sofa or spill food on the sofa, no matter how many times we tell them not to! Maintaining light-coloured upholstery fabric can get extremely time-consuming and  expensive. Go with a colour that you do not have to fu...
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A home that reflects you [Part 4]

A home that reflects you [Part 4]

Team ABEsquare 22/02/2016 0
We have reached the last post in this blog series, where we have been exploring different personality types (listed under the Myers–Briggs Type Indicator) and homes that would reflect these personalities.Your home is your dream canvas – it gives you the opportunity to weave your own unique story and it is a place where your family can create warm memories. The Guardian (ESTJ - Extraverted Sensing Thinking Judging) personality type – The Guardians are extremely straightforward and hardworking – they put a lot of care and effort into whatever they do. They are traditionalists and they hav...
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A home that reflects you [Part 3]

A home that reflects you [Part 3]

Team ABEsquare 15/02/2016 0
How do we ensure that our unique touches make our house and décor stand out?In this blog series, we have been exploring different personality types (listed under the Myers–Briggs Type Indicator) and homes that would reflect these personalities. The Duty Fulfiller or The Inspector (ISTJ - Introverted Sensing Thinking Judging) personality type – The Duty Fulfillers are reserved and quiet, like to follow the rules and are interested in peaceful living. They have a strongly felt sense of duty and are very reliable. They are extremely motivated individuals who work systematically to ensure th...
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A home that reflects you [Part 2]

A home that reflects you [Part 2]

Team ABEsquare 08/02/2016 0
Our homes need to reflect our collective life experiences and tell “our story” – not what others think looks nice! In this blog post, we continue with our series on designing homes that reflect our personality. So, which of these personality types do you fit into ? The Giver or The Teacher (ENFJ - Extraverted iNtuitive Feeling Judging) personality type – The Givers are extremely people focussed and love supporting, encouraging and understanding other people. They even sacrifice their own needs for the sake of others. They are considered to be great leaders and are charismatic. They l...
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