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TOP Kelly loves entertaining and this is the perfect place to do it
with the dining room looking out over the back garden. Black-and-
white pendants hang over an oak table with double-seat chairs.
ABOVE The kitchen with its luxe fireplace. OPPOSITE White is
the dominant theme in the classically beautiful guest bedroom.
means she already has
her sights on a new
property. Asked how
many renovations she
has embarked on to
date, she replies. "Loads!"
"I try not to get too
attached," she says of
her homes. "I mean, I
there, I love it, it's
divine in the summer
and it is so light. But
every week I am
designing another home around the world.
And it is nice to create something new and to
try new things out."
is particular home is all about luxury,
in terms of space and feel. She converted the
classic townhouse into a two-bedroom home,
dedicating an entire floor to her living room.
And the impact starts right from the front
door, where a sweeping staircase is softened
in a silk carpet and two large antique mirrors
sit side by side. A kitchen is located to the
right of the entrance and leads into a formal
dining room, which extends out to the
home's back garden.
e kitchen is sumptuous, with glints of
metallic in pendants that drop over an island
bench and a fireplace with sophisticated
surround. ese features are balanced with a
Persian-style rug and resin flooring.
Upstairs is another terrace and the floor
dedicated to Kelly's living room. is is
where her striking monochromatic scheme
comes into its own.
Dark wooden floors and white walls
provide the backdrop for a black-glass
chimney and loose-covered black and grey
sofas, vintage taupe damask armchairs and
white linen curtains that welcome in the
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