Ideas for a stylish and practical home office

Ideas for a stylish and practical home office As a blogger my work is based at home and my office consists of a small corner of the kitchen. It needs…

How to transform your spare room into that perfect space

How to transform your spare room – top tips Do you ponder how to transform your spare room into that perfect space? When transforming your spare room there are lots…

Stylish Ergonomic Chairs for the Home Office

Most health experts agree that sitting for too long causes serious health problems. As it’s not always possible to avoid sitting, many people are turning to ergonomic chair designs, where…

Are You Really Ready to Take Out Your First Mortgage?

There are certain goals in life that everyone wants to achieve, and for most of us, foremost on our list is to start climbing the rungs of the property ladder.…

Exploring contemporary furniture

There is something about contemporary styling that brings a sense of peace and order . I think it’s the  no fuss approach that is just soothing on the eye in…

Win a Lilly Loray walnut finished crate

Lilly Loray sells the most beautiful retro inspired furniture, linen and artwork. I was so excited to be sent a walnut finished Marvin Crate (worth £79)  branded with the Lilly…

Transfoming a room with a beautiful white high gloss sideboard

The power of  one piece of furniture to transform a room is simple astounding. Our conservatory has long been a ‘creative room’ We store all our arts and crafts materials…

Kitchen trends in 2016

My kitchen is looking a little tired and in need of a revamp this year.  I am not one just to follow the trends but I do like to know…

Finding a Local Handyman — What Do You Need to Know?

Unless you’re an expert DIYer, the chances are you’ll sometimes need to “get a man (or woman!) in”. You could keep a long list of specialists in the hundred and…

Win £300 to spend on Eichholtz interiors at Houseology.com

Oh my goodness this is just the best prize ever. £300 to spend on Eichholtz at Houseology.com.   If you love your home as much as I do this prize will…

View Quest Retro Mini – Review and Competiton

Do you listen to the radio? I do, everyday. At the moment I have Classic FM on in the background but I do like a bit of Desert Island Discs…

A simple, stylish bathroom makeover

January is the month where the excesses of Christmas are firmly put away and as a nation we declutter, lose weight, get fit and get organised. Well that is our…

The value of a great plastic box

A new year always unleashes in me the need to be organised and have a good old declutter. It’s a time for new plastic boxes and a few hours set…

How to get a grand staircase

With shows like Upstairs, Downstairs and more recently Downton Abbey, one of the big period features that seems to have disappeared over the last fifty years or so is the…

Key Interior Trends in 2016 – Rugs

I have been commenting over at the Modern Rugs blog this month about the key interior trends of 2016. So what is going to be new in the world of…

Beautiful bespoke Furniture

Oh I do love bespoke furniture I had an elegant great aunt who had a very beautiful home filled with treasures she had collected over the years and from around…

Throwing A Housewarming Party With DIY Decorations

The holiday season is almost within touching distance, and there couldn’t be a better time of the year to throw a festive housewarming party and show off your renovations or…

How to Find your Dream Home

We all love our homes. It is a safe place, a shelter from the rest of the world, somewhere to relax and be yourself. Choosing the right place to live…