Find modern decorating inspiration from our room-by-room house tour of designer Marianne Cotterill's eclectic Victorian mansion. Find decorating ideas from its classic and kitsch working together in quirky harmony
We offer some easy DIY tips on how to construct a basic fitted wardrobe or built-in cupboard using MDF, and that can be embellished with panels or moulding, routed with a design and then be painted in your choice of colour using water-based acrylic paint.
Glass door, lots of light The entry in a Victorian townhouse in Southwest London features decorative original stained glass windows, along with ornate cornicing. Photo: Andy Haslam for The New York Times