Archive for the ‘Interiors’ Category

Trying to be a little more planet-friendly? Like most things in life, it starts at home – but knowing where to start or whether your efforts are worthwhile, can be tricky. “It’s easy to think of being planet-friendly as something we can buy, which often just adds to the problems of environmental damage,” says Grand […]

Some trends suit those who like to play it safe, but ‘Nomadic Modern’ certainly isn’t one of them. This is a decor direction for those who want to push the creative boundaries, are open to inspirations from all over the world, and love curating their exotic treasures into schemes which ooze personality. Be adventurous and […]

Natural grains, stone and bolder colour choices will all star in kitchens next year. Gabrielle Fagan finds out how to create a cutting-edge theme. Here are three winning recipes for gourmet kitchen style… Make it bold, open and interesting “Greys and darker blue shades are still a very popular choice when planning the colour scheme […]

Autumn is the time of year when nature changes it’s colours, and thanks to the new home collections, it’s easy to ring the changes indoors too. Make magic with moody blooms “Escape the everyday and saturate your home with glorious jewel tones this autumn. There are so many ways to use them – in Oriental, […]

Summer will soon be here, which means it’s time to get your outdoor space ship-shape and fit for the season. It’s key to make sure it suits you and your lifestyle. If al-fresco feasts are your passion, opt for a roomy table and comfortable chairs. If chilling’s more your vibe, a couple of sofas and […]

If you’re longing for sunny days but the weather’s not cooperating, you could change the climate indoors by embracing a sunshine colour palette. Adding splashes of yellow to your decor with a lick of paint, a feature wall in a zingy paper or some vibrant accessories, will give it an instant lift. Turn the tables […]

Now that the days are filled with longer periods of daylight and the birds are gearing up for spring, it’s the perfect time to give your garden a makeover. Take a look and see how your garden has fared over winter, and no matter the damage there are always ways to bring it to life […]

When looking at home décor inspiration for winter, we tend to think of cosy, soft textures and white, grey and blue colours. But why not add a pop of colour to your winter home? Yellow and mustard are on trend colours, so how about changing your sofa to this velvet 2 seater plus footstool, available […]

Homeowners looking to carry out major renovations in 2018 are urged to seek professional help first, after new research from VELUX found that the majority fail to properly consider the financial consequences. The study found that despite one-fifth of homeowners planning to carry out work to their home next year, a third have not costed […]

Walls – like presents – look their best when well-wrapped. And there’s now a huge choice of wallpapers out there, so they can shimmer, sparkle or stun with texture, pattern and colour. Papering a single feature wall, or a whole room, is also a ‘fast’ way to embrace a trend. Here, three experts in the […]

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