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step inside a tranquil London apartment

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With London all a-swelter from a heatwave and the grass of Wimbledon getting its tennis action, let’s step inside a tranquil Barbican apartment with a difference. The Seventies Brutalist style of concrete crazy architecture dominates this section of the densely populated financial district in the East side of London. Brutalism was a reaction to the lightness and optimism of the 1930s and 40s architecture, receiving its name from the French béton brut, or “raw concrete,” a term used by Le Corbusier to describe his choice of material. Brutalism was favoured for government buildings and high rise housing, as in the Barbican area of London.

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step inside a feminine Swedish apartment

Hello! Thanks for the great response to this post…photos, messages and declarations of clutter reduction from closets around the world have had me smiling. Keep it up!

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This romantically feminine apartment in Malmö, Sweden is a sweet dream with its soft colour palette and floral features. Notice how well this open hanging wardrobe can work alongside your décor by introducing a complimentary colour palette into the room. It may be a great solution to keeping your basic wardrobe in sight when putting outfits together. I remember in my first apartment, my only hanging space was an open clothing rail. It worked so well and kept my wardrobe in check! Take a tour of the rest of this beautiful space…

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