• Décor

    Planning a Winter Wedding

    Your wedding is supposed to be one of the most joyous and happy times of your life. It is the one day when you are able to declare your love in front of all your family and friends. While a wedding is a special and memorable occasion, it can also be a very stressful and difficult thing to plan. If you are planning a winter wedding, there are many things that you should consider. Benefits of a Winter Wedding 1. Unique Food and Drink Combinations One of the most exciting things about hosting a winter wedding is that you are able to offer your guests unique food and drinks. Many…

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    3 Keys to Home Renovations Starting Now

    If home renovations are on your mind, do you have any thoughts to where you might begin them? Home renovations do not have to cost you an arm and a leg. They also do not have to tie up your home for weeks and months at a time if you plan them out the right way. With that in mind, what renovations might you be thinking of and how will you go about them? Be a Good Planner When it Comes to Renovations When it comes to doing renovations around your home, here are three keys to think about: 1. Planning the right time to renovate – The thing to…

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    How to Choose the Right Luxury Furniture

    The home is where we spend most of our free time, and for that reason, making it a place you love to come back to is essential. Adding some affordable luxury items to the dining, living or bedroom can truly add some character you’ve been looking for. With that in mind, here are some helpful tips for choosing the right luxury furniture.   Individuality It’s all well and good having the same furniture as everyone living on your street, but you want to pick pieces that stand out from the rest and are the talking pieces of the room. Designer furniture tends to offer shapes, materials and colour unlike most…

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    A few unique garden décor tips explored

    Your home is a perfect manifestation of your dreams- of your success, of your ability to shape your dreams to your reality. You might have contacted the most reputed and efficient estate agents Chalfont St. Peter to grab the most suitable home buying deal possible and once you start living in it, you should be paying special attention when it comes to decking it up. Today, we will walk you through a few tips with the help of which you can add a unique touch to your garden- a very important part of your home. A few unique garden décor tips Gardening and landscape designing are favorite hobbies of many…

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    DIY Halloween Home Décor

    When you’re on a budget, celebratory occasions can be difficult to fund, let alone when they’re just a few months before Christmas. Halloween is a time of year that’s often dreaded by parents doing their best to save up for Santa’s loot, but of course, you don’t want to disappoint the kids by not getting into the spirit of the occasion. Decorations bought from the store can be extortionately priced, so we’ve put together a guide to creating your very own haunted Halloween house on a budget with a few clever DIY projects. Spooky Shadow Puppets Encourage a bit of family fun by getting the kids together to make your…

  • Décor,  DIY & Improvements,  Furniture

    Winter Home Décor Trend: Tartan Twist

    Tartan has been a big trend in the fashion world for the past few winters, and now it’s working its way into our homes. How can you incorporate this latest interior design trend into your home décor without going over the top, though? Cosy Cushions and Quilts The easiest way to add a tartan twist to your interiors is to incorporate it into your existing fabrics. Add a tartan bed throw in the master bedroom or a few tartan scatter cushions in the living room. If the rest of the décor in the room is simple, you could even go for heavy, soft tartan curtains to keep out that winter…

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    Making the Most of Your Mantelpiece

    Beautifully decorated chimney breasts and mantelpieces adorn the pages of premium interior design magazines on a monthly basis, but creating something similar at home would probably cost you an arm and a leg. That doesn’t mean you have to miss out though, so we’ve put together a guide to making the most of your mantelpiece without spending a fortune. Family Photo Wall Why not use the focal point of the room as a place to hang your favourite family photos? Keep an eye out for ornate vintage photo frames in thrift stores and pick up some cheaper ones from homeware stores until you’ve built up a mismatched collection. Paint them…

  • Bedrooms,  Décor

    The Next Big Thing? – Botanical Home Interiors

    With Summer just around the corner and the weather beginning to warm up, it’s only natural that we are looking to bring the outdoors inside. The juxtaposition of calming and vibrant colours that are associated with nature make for the perfect home interior inspiration and really can bring your home to life. Adopting this trend doesn’t mean you have to do a whole home makeover, it can just be a few simple changes that make the difference. Here our my top tips for those of you who want to incorporate a botanical feel into your home: 1. Start with a neutral colour Light white, creams and beiges make for the…

  • Décor,  DIY & Improvements

    Start a New Trend and Raise Value with Home Improvements

    Whether you intend to sell your home, or simply improve it for your own personal comfort, there are some smart new ideas out there. Conservatories are hardly a new concept, but the latest incarnation is one worth serious though. Let’s take a look at this new style of conservatory. Traditional Home Improvements Building work that improves your home is a solid way to increase its value if you are looking to sell up. While increasing the size of a house is the safest way to increase value, an actual extension can often be incredibly expensive and building work of that nature is often prone to running over budget or taking…

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    Defining French Style in Interior Design

    French style furniture has long been a desirable accessory for the home, with its elegant connotations, quality craftsmanship and luxury feel. But the term ‘French’ can refer to two quite distinct furniture styles; read on to find out how to recognize them. Many people use the umbrella term ‘French style’ to denote one particular type of furniture or home decor, when France is a country with a long and celebrated history of different design and artistic periods. However, in most cases, there are two styles that are used to inspire interior decoration today: Country or Provincial French, which has a charming, rustic look and Luxury French, which is often about…