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How to Decorate in a British Colonial Style

British colonial style decorating was created when British citizens went to live in Africa, India, Asia, and the Caribbean in the late 1800's. They adapted their refined British interior design style to the climate and available materials wh...

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British Colonial style incorporates traditional themes mixed with a little tropical and a punch of exotic. Back when British colonists traveled to tropical climates they ended up merging their styles from back home with the realities of warmer weather.

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British Colonial style under the warm glow of the lamp.- love this look, reminds me of Hemmingway and Key West! Good for the living room!

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TG interiors... Something about this I love. Cream fabric and walls, dark wood furniture and lots of greenery. Classic, but cozy.

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