Apartment series: Colour Scheme Inspiration

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll probably know that I recently moved out of my family home and into an apartment with my boyfriend. Being a designer, the first thing I did after putting my deposit down was to plan my colour palette! Believe it or not, it’s actually quite difficult to design your…

Why Is Cane Furniture So Popular In 2019?

Cane furniture seems to be having something of a revival at the moment and I am definitely not complaining! Cane and rattan furniture in general has been popular over recent years but this year Cane rattan is stealing the spotlight. Cane furniture was the star of the show at Maison and Objet in Paris earlier this year and has featured in…

How To Create The Perfect Sleeping Space

Getting a good night’s sleep is the key to looking and feeling our best the following day. Just one bad night’s sleep can significantly affect our mood, concentration and alertness, while long-term sleep deprivation has far more serious consequences. Improving sleep environment can have lasting benefits to other aspects of your life, including your physical health, mental…

Swoon Over The Swan House Apartments In Reykjavik

Earlier this month, Liam and I went to Reykjavik to celebrate our Birthdays. It has been on my holiday bucket list for years, so when we found cheap flights, we couldn’t resist.  When we were looking for a place to stay, I wanted somewhere with beautiful decor (obviously!). Liam suggested an apartment so we could…

How Valspar Paint Helped Me Update My Bedroom

Earlier this year, Valspar paint challenged me to upcycle a beloved or old piece of furniture using their Premium Interior Wood and Metal paint. Of course, I jumped at the chance! I’ve been in need of a chair for my bedroom desk for ages. As it turns out, my parents had the perfect chair hidden…

6 Affordable Furniture And Home Accessory Retailers

Furnishing your home on a budget can be tricky. Whether you’re after a real bargain for your dining room or a bespoke beauty to take pride of place in your living room, this curated list of affordable retailers is the perfect starting point. Here are 6 of my favourites that you need to be aware…

Lozenges: The Shapes That Will Be Everywhere In 2019

This year, we will be embracing soft curves with rounded pill-like shapes set to dominate interiors. The Lozenge shape shares similarities with the archway, which was a popular shape within Architecture and product design in 2018. The Deco-inspired curved furniture will continue to take over in 2019, with a much more modern look. Scroll down…

Key Interior Design Trends For Spring/Summer 2019

I recently got my hands on a copy of Elle Decoration’s ‘The Forecast S/S 2019’ issue and it is absolutely bursting with inspiration. It’s no surprise that 70’s design is back again or that woven textures are sticking around for another year. But, there are a few trends that you may not be expecting to…

How To Have A More Sustainable Christmas

Sustainability has become a major global issue this year as well as a popular interior design concept. There have been so many news stories about the deteriorating state of our planet and what we can do to help. With many companies banning single-use plastics, people are being prompted to make positive changes. Christmas is a time…

10 Of The Coolest Table Lamps On The Market Right Now

A table lamp with personality can really set the mood for a room, both in style and ambience. Perfect for drawing the eye to the finer details, a unique table lamp provides a welcome finishing touch in any interior setting, ideal for reading in the living room or relaxing in the bedroom. Traditionally, table lamps comprised of a…