Living with antiques does not mean living in your great grandmother’s home. Still, living with antiques AND making the environment modern and of refined taste is very, very difficult and rarely accomplished to perfection. The Gouda-based Dutch Interior Design firm of Decoration Empire is one of those few studios that strike the right balance between the old and the new in an infinitely sophisticated manner. Perhaps being at the crossroads of Europe gives them an edge over the rest of us?
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