I love a statement chair and think that no matter what room its always good to have somewhere to perch… chair in the bath room? Yes, definitely, why wouldn’t you want to take a seat while your luxurious bath is running? Honest, put one in there and you’ll never look back.
Blue is one of my favourite colours for its versatility and broad range of shades. You can never really go wrong with a strong navy, deep turquoise or subtle pastel and a combination of all three might even work too.
The modern rustic look is perfect for homes with some original character, for example, open wood floor boards, beams or decorative fire places. The style is simple and chic and carries an element of log cabin come beach hut with it. Focus on natural materials and not the most perfect pieces of furniture.
For those with a love of metallic there are so many options to use these shiny hues in your home. From lampshades to cooking utensils and mirrors to cushions you can accentuate metallics in many ways.
Whether you live in the countryside or not you can make the country cottage style work for you. It’s all about warm colour palettes, rustic materials, classic patterns and plenty of throws and cushions. The look will give your home a cosy feel and can be made even more homely with an open fire or log burner.
Does your house have that small and unusable space that you don’t know what to do with? It may be by the stairs, under a slanted roof or on the landing. In new build houses architects will often try to develop these areas by making them into useful storage areas. However, if you find you have a little space like this don’t just let it be a corner for hoarding your junk, make use of it! Continue reading “Small Spaces”
There is no better way to add impact to your home than using feature walls. A feature wall is there to stand out and create focus in a room. They should be bold and eye catching and most importantly a feature wall should be a reflection of your style and personality.
Your bed is a private place and somewhere that you should be able to escape to and truly relax. If you are going to spend a bit of time and effort in making a room look and feel good then do so in the bedroom. After all, you might spend most of your time in there, even if your eyes are shut!
The urban industrial look is rising and becoming a popular theme amongst homeowners old and new. If you’re thinking about having a change and adding a modern twist to your home then this style could be something you consider.
Your home can be made personal to you with the things you collect throughout your life. It can also be made personal using monograms, names and letters. Light up letters, wooden letters and metal letters are all on trend at the moment and can be used to decorate walls or enhance shelving units.