How to Add Brass Finishes

Polished brass finishes have long been popular, and brass finishes have been making a comeback in recent years due to the rise in ‘shabby chic’ and ‘vintage’ interior design crazes. 2017, however, has seen a shift away from polished brass and instead a shift towards satin or brushed brass, creating a warmer and modern appearance. […]

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How to Make Stairs a Focal Point

Staircases are often a neglected part of our homes, yet they run through the very heart of them. Just because they are stairs, it doesn’t mean they shouldn’t reflect your style in the same way the rest of your house oozes personality. There are several ideas available for making your staircase a little more stylish, so it’s […]

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Top Home Decor Trends

As seasons change so do home decor trends, and the 2017 trend forecast will give you a a lot to look forward to when it’s time to redecorate and freshen up your home. Utility meets sustainability as new decor trends integrate elements from the outdoors, indoors, with a practical purpose. Think neutral colour schemes, plenty of plant […]

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How to Create Balance in the Home

Creating the right balance in life is important, between work, family/friends and your own free time. The same goes for your home. Each room must have the right balance to ensure it isn’t too cluttered or too busy. Here are some of my top tips: Establish a Focal Point Where does the eye naturally land […]

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Style Files: Floral Fun

When dreaming of spring, what do you think of? Sun? Newborn animals? Daffodils? Blossom? For me, blooming buds are the epitome of spring. As cliche as it sounds, flowers one of the next big trends for this spring season. The popular catwalk trend of SS17 has shifted it’s way from the runway into our homes in every […]

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How to Pick the Right Bedroom Colour

When decorating your bedroom, don’t just pick colours based on their looks because it’s likely that the colour you may pick might have a profound effect on how much sleep you get, or even how much sex according to a Travelodge survey. Certain shades can help to stimulate or relax sleepers, so it’s important to […]

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Dulux Colour of the Year: Denim Drift

‘Denim Drift‘, Dulux‘s colour of the year for 2017, is a soft and soothing grey-blue hue and has been described as a ‘must-have‘ by colour and design experts at theย UK’s leading paint brand. It doesn’t come as a surprise to me that Denim Drift is the favourite colour of the moment because it reflects every […]

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