The walls are adorned with flock wallpaper
, William Morris classics, family portraits, flags, banners and iconic 50s artwork peppered with the odd piece of taxidermy.
The rest of In The Long Run has so far been a veritable warm bath of a nostalgia fest, shot in rich oranges and browns and replete with flock wallpaper
, Lava lamps and parkas.
"It was pink flock wallpaper
- yes, pink again - with yellow flecks.
The interior is refreshingly minimalist and mercifully the owner has utterly departed from that interior decor cliche made popular in the seventies which dictated all Indian food had to consumed while in a room covered in flock wallpaper
, and Chinese dining could only take place while seated upon blood red reproduction cushioned chairs from the Xia Dynasty under a ceiling awash with swinging paper lanterns.
REVIEW FOOD The atmosphere is airy and bright, a long way from the dim lights and flock wallpaper
By Angela of the cliched curry venture.
The atmosphere is airy and bright, a long way from the dim lights and flock wallpaper
of the cliched curry venture, but somehow still very Indian.
, textured ceilings, and carpets in bathrooms were also high on the list of features that people would consider to be a home decor blunder, according to the Barclays Mortgages Home Improvement Report.
The lodge was all dark brown wood, with flock wallpaper
and thick carpets, so I whitewashed the whole place, installed wood floors and used tongue- and-groove panelling on the walls and ceilings to brighten it up and give it the feel of a beach hut.
As for the decor, Cardamon Green has a very contemporary interior - no sign of red flock wallpaper
that used to be so popular.
The decor is not the usual flock wallpaper
and patterned carpets, which we have come to expect from the local Chinese, but is modern with marble topped tables and comfortable, black padded chairs.
Be careful of flock wallpaper
though because one man's flock wallpaper
will be another man's animal print.
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