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Design Sponge at Home by Grace Bonney

When, seven years ago, Grace Bonney  fired up her computer to start tapping out thoughts about her passion for design, the mighty, opinion-forming blog did not exist and people still sought their ideas and inspiration from print media and television. Soon however Bonney, a southern belle of exquisite sensibilities sharpened by a little New York grit, had attracted – Pied Piper like – an avid following eager to take part

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Gimme shelter: the rise of the online decor magazine

  Following the demise of several major print 'shelter' titles, there has sprung up an array of slick, achingly tasteful online magazines such as Lonny Mag, Rue , Matchbook and Sweet Paul to name just a few. Launched with a fraction of the budget of their print counterparts, these bright new publications can experiment boldly with layout and design, be responsive with content and are provided free to readers. However there's a storm in a cappuccino

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