Katie Sargent Design
Interior Designer

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QUIET TIME

Taking inspiration from this stunning fireplace (source unknown), today's The Edit focuses on the reading corner, or quiet retreat in your home. If this happens to be near a fireplace, then lucky you!

I believe all that is needed to create a calming, quiet spot is a comfy armchair, side table to set your coffee or wine upon, a great book, adequate lighting - whether that be a floor or table lamp - and a warm rug underfoot. A deliciously scented candle will also help. Diptique candles are divine, powerful and a real treat!

1. Floor Lamp - Roosevelt Floor Lamp from Arteriors (USA), Candle - Feu De Bois by Diptique from Mecca (Aus), 3. Screen - Solanio Screen Room Divider from Artemest (Italy), 4. Rug - Himba by Jenny Jones Rugs (Aus), 5. Side Table - Clint Side Table from Arteriors (USA), 6. Armchair - Pine Armchairs by Uni Liljeqvist from Rose Uniacke (UK).