Burnt Orange: The Hottest Colour For Your Home This Summer

Whether you’re working with a muted minimalistic palette or opting for deeper, darker tones, burnt orange can be used to add a glowing warmth. Because it has a natural tone, burnt orange manages to be somehow bold and subtle all at the same time. And it works exceptionally well as an accent colour within a…

How to make your kitchen the envy of your friends

For many, the kitchen is seen as the heart of the home. It’s the place where we cook for our families and entertain guests. Kitchens have evolved rapidly over the past few years and the popularity of kitchen/dining/family rooms have rocketed. Whether your current layout needs renovating or you simply want to refresh a tired…

How To Give Your Home Pinterest Worthy Wall Art

The artwork you put on your walls can make or break the space. Whether you want to create a statement in your living room or simply add some life to a  blank wall, artwork is a fun way to express yourself and showcase  your favourite pieces. Balance and symmetry are key to creating a collection that…

Transform your home into a wellness sanctuary with Ikea’s Hjartelig collection

It’s safe to say the world has become obsessed with wellness this year. Big brands are beginning to respond to consumer demand for better personal care products, higher-quality food, and sustainability practices. Many health, beauty and lifestyle brands are already making products to help tackle the pressure of day to day life, however, it seems the…

Interior Trends for Spring/ Summer 2018

It’s time for another trend roundup post! The previous Autumn/Winter 2017 post was so successful, I thought I’d write one for Spring/Summer too! It may still be dark and dingy, but we have so much colour and texture to look forward to this spring and summer. This time, I have looked at Maisons du Monde…

The Dos and Don’ts of Interior Design

When it comes to interiors, there are many tips and tricks on how to decorate your home. Some tips can help with colour, some with size and shape and some with design styles. Of course, everyone has their own opinion on what should and shouldn’t be done in their home. However, interior design principles definitely…

10 Easy Spring Style Updates For Your Home

Spring is always associated with new beginnings. The days are slowly getting longer and brighter, the temperature is gradually getting warmer. It is a great opportunity to update your decor to match the changes outside. It’s time to put away the heavy fabrics and dark accessories and bring out the lighter and brighter looks for…

How To Use Marrs Green In Your Home

Earlier this year Marrs Green was voted the World’s Favourite Colour from a survey by Hull – UK City of Culture 2017 – and paper merchant GF Smith. 30,000 people around the world voted and the most popular shade was closest to the one chosen by Annie Marrs and so it was named after her!…

Squeezing The Most From a Small Space

With homes becoming more and more expensive to buy and run more and more people are having to cope with smaller living areas – and whilst small can still be trendy, many people today are considering downsizing out of financial necessity. We often associate small with less, as in, a lesser standard of life –…

2018 Valentines Day Gift Guide

As February is only a day away, I thought it would be a good idea to put together a Valentines day 2018 gift guide. Whether you’re a ‘say it with flowers’ sort of person or you prefer to give a more unique gift, you can use my guide to the best gifts. Plus a few ‘for-the-home’…