Furnishing & decoration articles, tips & information

​Get the look: our best summer living room ideas

We may be in the last stages of summer, but that certainly doesn’t mean our homes’ interior looks have to start layering up for winter now! On the contrary, what better way to celebrate the (still) enjoyable weather than giving your living room a de…

15 August, 2018

​Snuggle up with these cosy bedroom ideas

Our bedrooms are so much more than the spaces where we snooze. Apart from being the most intimate room in the entire house, the bedroom is also the one space that can flaunt the true you, your unique personality and your quirky side that you don’t wa…

11 August, 2018

​Be the best host ever with these guest bedroom ideas

Most of us host overnight guests from time to time – family from out of town, colleagues spending the night, etc. And while a friendly attitude is vital, a beautifully designed spare bedroom also goes a long way in making your guests feel welcome.

09 August, 2018

​Get the look: How to decorate with patterns

Designing with colours can be easy. Mixing and matching different materials is also not that hard. But the one thing that continues to elude many when it comes to interior design is playing with patterns.

05 August, 2018

​The homify guide to cosily warm interiors

We know what you’re thinking – winter is still a few months away! True, but when we say “warm interiors”, we not only mean tips and tricks for raising your home’s indoor temperature, but also ways in which you can make the look of your home feel cosy…

29 July, 2018

​Interior inspiration: What colours go with navy?

We are all familiar with navy – the darkest blue in its true form that appears almost black. (Interesting fact: Navy gets its name from the uniforms of the British Royal Navy and is associated with uniforms, dress clothing and other traditional sarto…

27 July, 2018

​9 easy ways to make a house a home

Before we dish out our easy tips, first realise one thing: a house is not necessarily a home. Without getting too technical, a house refers to the actual, physical structure that provides shelter; a home can be any building, location or space which o…

25 July, 2018

​Our favourite, easiest tips for a colourful living room

There is definitely something about a neutral colour palette; the way in which those creams, off-whites and beiges make a room seem bigger and more open and elegant. But let’s be honest: every once in a while most of us dream of splashing around vibr…

24 July, 2018

​15 easy weekend decorating ideas for your home

Here on homify, we are big fans of lazy weekends. However, we put just as much emphasis on beautiful spaces. So, how do we achieve a healthy balance? By seeking out quick and easy (plus cost-friendly) decorating projects that can be achieved within a…

23 July, 2018

​A Feng Shui bedroom in 7 easy steps

Before we tell you which bedroom décor piece should go where, a quick catch-up on Feng Shui. Originating in China, Feng Shui is a pseudoscience which claims to use energy forces to harmonize individuals with their surrounding environment.

18 July, 2018