Category : Lifestyle

05 Feb 2019

Spring Fair 2019

Spring Fair 2019 Today I visited the 2019 Spring Fair at the NEC in Birmingham. I went prepared with my little black book to plan the stands that I wanted to visit the most (although I pretty much ended up wandering everywhere). I mainly focused my attention on the Home section of the show in Hall 1 (I’m learning that my favourite stands are usually in Hall 1), but ventured into other areas for a quick look around. I wasn’t […]

23 Jan 2019

January Furniture Show 2019

January Furniture Show 2019 Today has been so much fun for me as a whole, I’ve been browsing around the January Furniture Show 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham. I’ve been looking forward to this for weeks now. Anyway I love a good interior design trade show and would love to show you some of my favourite highlights of the show… So here we go… And of course being me, I saw thousands of things that I loved and wanted […]

15 Oct 2018

Maximising Your Small Space

Maximising Your Small Space Written by Cassandra Starkey – Guest Writer If you’re short on space and struggling to design a functional yet stylish home, you’re not alone. In fact, British homes have been progressively getting smaller since the 1970s. And when you’re working with a smaller abode, the tendency is to focus on maximising practicality over style, which is never ideal. But there are several visual tricks which can make your space look and feel bigger and brighter than it really […]

08 Oct 2018

Home Design For The 21st Century

Home Design For The 21st Century Written by Cassandra Starkey – Guest Writer Home Design for the 21st Century recognises that we need our living spaces to be both flexible and beautiful. A study by Houzz found that 65% of people in Britain renovated their homes last year in order to improve functionality. A majority of 77% did so to improve the look, feel and overall design of their space. Combining these two needs can give you the home you have always […]

20 Sep 2018

The UK’s Most Popular Interior Trends Right Now

The UK’s Most Popular Interior Trends Right Now Written by Sloane & Sons – Stylish Chairs at Tubchairs.com Colour Pop Colour pop has been around for a long time, but can still give a very modern feel to a home. Set to a backdrop of neutral colours like greys and beiges, colour pop is where you choose one or a number of bright colours to bring your home to life. Think mid-grey walls, furniture and soft furnishings, perhaps with oak […]