Take these stunning walls designed by Marco Dellatorre, for instance. Oxidized copper films make them shine like a freshly polished penny, and infuse this loft in Milan with far more personality and warmth than your typical concrete-floored, white walled urban home.
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When considering a change at home, I typically first turn to paint swatches. A little color on the walls is an inexpensive and easy solution to switch things up in a hurry. But to really make a one-of-a-kind difference, it might behoove all of us to occasionally think outside the paint can.
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Ideabook published on March 11, 2011.