Pick and mix: How can you achieve the modern-vintage style without your home resembling a bric-a-brac stall?
The bedroom: 'Nathalie Lete lives in Paris, she's a designer, the rugs are by her; she lives in an industrial unit that's been converted into residential use. To keep as much light as possible, they've put in these glass partitions. Her older pieces, such as the cabinet behind, the lamp hanging down, the accessories, are just lovely. They look so great in that space. That's a Frédérique Morrel tapestry cushion at the front - a real modern-vintage piece. And that crochet bedspread that looks like it's been dyed mauve - put that in a dark cottagey room and it'd look folksy, but here it doesn't.'