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The Creative, Bold & Colourful Home of Paola Roder

May 16, 2019
The Creative, Bold & Colourful Home of Paola Roder

Today’s home tour is like no other I’ve featured before. Bold, colourful and full of pattern, it’s the perfect representation of how, when you have the confidence to, you can make your home a true reflection of your personality and style. This fabulous home belongs to the super lovely Paola Roder and her husband who won our @Greathomestaketime over on Instagram. The Creative, Bold & Colourful Home of Paola Roder When I feature a home, I always ask for a…

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The Versatile Brick Tile & How To Use It

May 7, 2019
The Versatile Brick Tile & How To Use It

There’s something about the simplicity of a tile in the form of brick that makes it a popular choice for kitchens and bathrooms. It also lends itself to a variety of pattern formations allowing you to create different looks to your home. There’s also the latest colours and different finishes to consider too. The brick tile’s familiarity in our buildings formations and repetitive pattern (no matter what layout you use) is reassuring to the eye too. I’ve compiled 7 ways…

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The Importance Of Rugs & How To Use Them – Updated

April 16, 2019

Pulling back one from the archives today because you may well have only come across this blog and two, it’s always good to recap on some design ideas for your homes. Rugs are an important aspect to creating a fabulous home and deserve a second mention don’t you think? The Importance Of Rugs & How To Use Them – Updated   I see rugs in our homes as shoes are to a well-dressed outfit. You wouldn’t go to the trouble…

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Furniture Design Small Space Living

Snug Shack The UK’s First Sofa In A Box

April 12, 2019
Snug Shack The UK's First Sofa In A Box

Can you believe it’s been nearly two years since I wrote about Choosing The Perfect Sofa for Small Spaces? So when Snug Shack’s email dropped into my inbox with their Sofa in a Box, I have to say I was intrigued. Space or lack of it is seriously lacking in most of our homes and then there’s the inconvenience of having to wait weeks/months for delivery. Snug Shack The UK’s First Sofa In A Box With the influx of mattresses…

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Small Hallway Makeover Plans & Top Tips To Decorate Your Own

April 9, 2019
Small Hallway Makeover Plans & Top Tips To Decorate Your Own

Having written my post on Style Up Your Hallways a few weeks ago, we’ve now prioritised our hall, stairs and connecting landings as our next project. It’s been neglected for years and, to be honest, it’s a completely uninviting space. Plain and boring doesn’t even come close to describing this space. Soulless does. Small Hallway Makeover Plans & Top Tips To Decorate Your Own We’ve definitely become more adventurous with our decor choices in recent years and are now ready…

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The Latest Garden Furniture From Fishpools

April 2, 2019
The Latest Garden Furniture From Fishpools

AD: Commissioned by Fishpools to provide my thoughts on their latest Garden Furniture Range. Now the clocks have turned back and the sun has begun to show itself, we’re taking our first apprehensive steps outside into our garden spaces today. Whilst it not quite flip flop weather, (yet!), there’s nothing like a bit of forward thinking is there? Especially as we now treat our outdoor areas pretty much as an extension of our homes to suit our ever-evolving lifestyles. I…

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