February 15, 2016 | Coshamie
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Bring Nihon Into Your Home

How to Create a Japanese-Inspired Interior Design We recently visited Japan, and as the title of this post implies, it was a bit difficult to bridge the language gap there, as not many people spoke English. However, that didn't let us stop from enjoying our time there and discovering the key Japanese interior design and architectural elements. [caption id="attachment_628" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Traditional houses in Kyoto[/caption] Balance, nature and simplicity are all popular in Japanese interior design. In order to achieve this look, we need to be careful about keeping spaces clean and avoid accumulating clutter. Special attention should be given to the lighting design.  [caption id="attachment_626" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] The lobby of The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto is a mix of traditional elements with a contemporary twist.[/caption] There...

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