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How To Make Your Kitchens Stylish & Unique To You

July 11, 2017
How To Make Your Kitchens Stylish & Unique To You

As a mum and someone who loves to cook, I spend an awful lot of time in the kitchen. It is as they say the heart of our home; our place for family gatherings and to chill out with friends.  When you spend that much time in one place it makes sense to create a space that is unique to you.  So how to make your kitchens ooze with character and style, let’s take a look…..   HOW TO MAKE…

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The Importance Of Rugs & How To Use Them

June 13, 2017

I see rugs for our homes as shoes are to a well-dressed outfit. You wouldn’t go to the trouble of selecting your best outfit for a night out and then go barefooted. It’s the same principle with rugs. Shoes complete an outfit and, in some instances, will actually outshine what you’re wearing, if you want them to that is. It’s the same with rugs. They can be a game changer on how a room looks and feels.  Rugs can either…

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Your Guide To Using Pattern In Your Homes

May 9, 2017
Your Guide To Using Pattern In Your Homes

How are we all this week? Good, I hope. We’ve a new addition to The Editor House, Tabitha the kitten. As you can imagine, we’ve all been a little distracted, and today’s post is slightly later than planned so my apologies if I’ve kept you waiting. We’re talking Pattern today and what it can do for your homes.   Pattern and colour can have a dramatic impact on how we view our homes. They’re both instantaneous and can create quite an impact, which…

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How to Use Texture & Colour

April 25, 2017

  We’re looking at texture and colour today and how they interact with each other. A while ago I wrote about the importance of texture in my post here, and how it can be your secret weapon in designing your homes. Today is about how colour and textured surfaces translate their visual and tactile qualities.     Texture has an effect on the appearance of how we see colour because of how colour absorbs and reflects light from its surface. For example, rough…

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10 Reasons Why Decorating Your Ceilings Can Enhance Your Home

April 21, 2017

We are looking upwards today at the ceiling. The chances are you’ll be looking a typically white ceiling right now. Ceilings aren’t necessarily something that we take into consideration when redecorating or redesigning our homes, which is probably why the majority of us end up using a shade of white. When you acknowledge that the ceiling is actually the fifth wall in terms of a room, it’s easier to understand why we should give it more consideration (other than painting…

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How To Draw A Floor Plan Like A Pro – The Ultimate Guide

April 18, 2017

Spatial planning, as it’s known in the business, has to be one of my favourite processes when redesigning a space. This stage ultimately comes after you’ve assessed and scrutinised the brief. (A rooms purpose, who is going to use it, and how). It’s brainstorming and coming up with the best solution to utilise the space to its utmost best and I love it! It’s worth investing time at this vital planning stage,  and the best thing is you don’t have to…

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