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5 things to DIY instead of buy

DIY, some love it, others loathe it, but no matter what your stance on 'do it yourself' home projects, you will undoubtedly find some domestic items are quite simple and easy to produce rather than purchase.

24 March, 2017

How to host a high tea

The tradition of the high tea dates back to the early nineteenth century where Anna Russel, the Seventh Duchess of Bedford began the practice of hosting friends to a summery afternoon tea at Woburn Abbey in Bedfordshire.

23 March, 2017

Hidden places that should be cleaned (part 2)

Here we are with part two of our forgotten cleaning spots guide and we have saved some real treats for you.It goes without saying that unless you're a professional cleaner, you'll always miss a few spots, but we want to minimise how many you overlook…

14 March, 2017

Hidden places that should be cleaned

You might think you're something of a cleaning savant (Lord knows, we did), but prepare to be seriously schooled because there are a few places and items in your home that need regular cleaning, but might be getting overlooked.

13 March, 2017

Great design ideas for small homes

If you've been labouring under the misconception the larger your house's blueprint, the more stylish and comfortable it will be, we have some surprises in store for you today.We've found some incredibly pretty and luxurious homes that would not only…

11 March, 2017

Things that devalue a home

Those retro touches in your home that you think are charming and adorable could actually be devaluing it by a staggering amount. While that's fine if you don't plan to move, if you'll be looking to sell up in future, you need to know what they are! I…

10 March, 2017

​Home cleaning tricks

When it comes to cleaning house, neat freaks tend to have the best advice and tips. Well, that is what we thought until we stumbled upon a treasure case of tricks conjured up by lazy homeowners – now there’s a bunch that knows how to get cleaning don…

09 March, 2017

Golden rules of interior design

We know everyone has different tastes and it's perfectly fine to embrace and experiment with them, but there are a handful of golden home design rules that can't ever be broken.

08 March, 2017

Using natural stone on walls

We're loving the current trend of using as many natural materials in the home as possible, but one in particular has captured our hearts; stone. Stoic, steadfast and strong, the visual impact that natural stone has in and around a home is simply brea…

06 March, 2017

How to decorate a small room

Size matters, yet a lot can be achieved with very little. We are, of course, talking about small rooms and how the right approach to décor and design can ensure the end result is not only functional, but also super fashionable.

06 March, 2017