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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 b├ęton 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 light and bright home

Light, bright and modern. Step inside a really beautiful home that walks the fine line between modern minimalism and eclectic charm. This interior metamorphosis by Amber Lewis of Amber Interiors for her “freakin fabulous” clients is so freaking fabulous. I just had to share.

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