All that glitters is not gold? Well right now in interior design – it IS. Gold is very much on trend – and bling is most definitely back! I am loving this trend myself currently and enjoying introducing some accessories into my own, modern home. I think that, despite it’s perception, faux-gold decor can work really well in a family home and…

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Last week the sun shone through our living room bay windows all day and it felt so much like spring! It was a glorious day and quite warm. According to the Met Office it officially arrives on the 20th March 2017, which isn’t long at all. January and February have felt as though they have gone on forever and I’m definitely ready for…

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For a lot of parents, designing a child’s room is a wonderful and generous experience. I like the idea of putting together a special place just for the kid (or kids, if you have several!), and it’s fun to put together a space just for their benefit. Plus, you can indulge a few latent childhood passions along the way—you may love zoo…

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Shopping for designer chairs requires a bit more effort and research than just picking up a few items at a mass-market retailer. Think of it as an investment—you’re going to be spending on something that’s meant to last you a long time, if not forever. But to get the most enjoyment out of your designer chairs, you will need to…

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I am feeling so ready and very much in the mood for spring time now that March is almost upon us. Once the lighter evenings start I want to strip away all the cosier decor around my home – like sinking into cushions and throws whilst cradling large mugs of hot chocolate. In favour of pretty yellow vases, white flowers and green plants.…

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Since we moved into our new build home 6 months ago, the living room has looked very ‘unfinished’. We have put a fireplace in, and had the walls painted but the main issue has been the large corner sofa. It fitted into our last home beautifully, and was perfect for relaxing on and entertaining, but in our new living space…

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We have recently been away for a week to visit and stay in a cottage in the beautiful Cotswolds. It’s only an hour or so now from our new Worcestershire home and nearby to some of Hubby’s family. It is such a stunning part of the UK (one of my favourite places) with all the honey-coloured stone buildings and cottages. Breathtaking homes…

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New year, new home decor? I was pondering recently what would be big, interior design wise, in 2016. 2015 saw some amazing trends emerge, that we could all really use and love within our own homes. Copper, Scandinavian chic, monochrome and the use of textures. And some of these styles have won over my heart too, since moving into our new-build…

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