Orangeries, conservatories or garden rooms whatever you call them the decor can be bold, beautiful and vibrant! Conservatories are great, they make you feel as if you're outside while being inside - how fabulous! They all have lovely big windows showing you the great outdoors while having the luxury of being indoors. Conservatory decor can … Continue reading Blog 9: Not so conservative Conservatory decor
"When one door closes another door opens but all too often there is a hallway in between." Rick Jarrow I feel sorry for hallways, they stay as they are for ages no one remembers they are there. They just walk in dump their stuff and carry on. They must get jealous of the other rooms … Continue reading Blog 8: Welcoming Hallways
"My new favourite smell is baby smell. It makes me so happy. If someone could bottle that, I'd love to have it." Jane Krakowski Nurseries are such wondrous places, apart from lying next to you, it's where your baby feels safe and it's their haven. So, you've either just had a baby boy or girl … Continue reading Blog 7: Nurseries – why your little one will never want to stay in another room.
"Green is the prime color of the world, and that from which its loveliness arises." Pedro Calderon de la Barca This blog is a "how to" from experience - I'm not writing this telling you all how to do something without doing it myself first (I wouldn't ever do that!) Bringing the outdoors in is … Continue reading Blog 6: Indoor / Outdoor living walls
"Style is a reflection of your attitude and your personality." - Shawn Ashmore Everyone has their own style whether it be in fashion or through interiors. People decorate their homes differently - maybe each room is a different colour, bold bright colours so they make a real statement when a person walks in or they … Continue reading Blog 5: What’s your Interior style??
Hygge - pronounced (hue-gə or hoo-gə) refers to "a form of everyday togetherness", "a pleasant and highly valued everyday experience of safety, equality, personal wholeness and a spontaneous social flow. There are many things you can do to your home to embrace Hygge. Firstly: add candles - lots of them! They add a glow nothing … Continue reading Blog 4: Hygge – how to bring it into your home!
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Flowers - Go Big or Go Home! Buying fresh flowers for your house can be expensive - especially if you are trying to keep at least three rooms looking bright all the time. Fresh flowers last around 7-10 days; so one great idea is to invest in some good quality faux stems. Yes, you might … Continue reading Blog 2: Flowers – Go Big or Go Home!
"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." - Edith Wharton Light is fantastic. Bright sunshine cheers us all up, especially after a few days of heavy cloud or rain! But within a home lights can do wonders... I love having vases full of clear fairy … Continue reading Blog 1: Light