A contemporary character

Adding character to contemporary interiors is not always easy. With a calming blend of cream, taupe and greys used as a backdrop for some beautifully original pieces of décor, this next home has character in bags.

Located in the Leicestershire countryside, it all belongs to Emily, who can be followed on Instagram at @emilymay_interior. Let’s take a closer look around…

We love the use of white bordered paneling to frame the set of matching prints above the sofa

We love the use of white bordered paneling to frame the set of matching prints above the sofa...

A larger piece of upcycled artwork on the wall of the dining room.

...As well as a larger piece of upcycled artwork on the wall of the dining room.

 

A super stylish headboard and a pair of glass lamps add glamour to the bedroom, which features Hampton and Astley Egyptian cotton sateen bedding in white.

A super stylish headboard and a pair of glass lamps add glamour to the bedroom, which features Hampton and Astley Egyptian cotton sateen bedding in white.

A super stylish headboard and a pair of glass lamps add glamour to the bedroom, which features Hampton and Astley Egyptian cotton sateen bedding in white.

Some beautiful pieces of white coral can be seen in several of the rooms, including this wall art in the hallway.

This cosy corner is Emily's favourite spot in the house to snuggle up with a cup of tea and a good book.

This cosy corner is Emily's favourite spot in the house to snuggle up with a cup of tea and a good book.

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