"Botanical - It's a jungle out there!" The botanical theme came onto the scene a long time ago - here is a small article from Harpers Bazaar in 2011 ! But the flowers are still smelling good and the leaves are still green - the botanical trend is going strong now in 2017 and I think … Continue reading Blog 15: Inspirational Botanical Interiors
"Santorini - what's not to love?" - Unknown Sit back, relax, close your eyes and imagine the sun streaming down on you. Hearing the sound of the cool crystal blue sea going in and out. But.... no, unfortunately were not there, well I'm not anyway - I'm in London. However, wherever you are in the … Continue reading Blog 14: Simple Santorini Chic
"Any colour, as long as it's black." Henry Ford Pantone and Dulux both came out with great colours at the beginning of this year which were 'their colour of the year'. In this blog I will give you the background to each company and the colours then a guide on how to incorporate the look … Continue reading Blog 10: Colours of the Year 2017
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
"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