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Eco-Friendly & Vegan-Friendly Bedding – The Fine Bedding Company

February 16, 2018
Eco-Friendly & Vegan-Friendly Bedding - The Fine Bedding Company

Our awareness of plastic polluting our environment has reached a critical point this year and I’m sure you’ll agree that it’s been shocking to see. It’s even had my 9-year-old talking about it!  But as plastic continues to dominate our shopping aisles, for now, it’s good to know that our efforts at recycling are going into newly created household items. This brings us on to  The Fine Bedding Company who have introduced NIMBUS Pearl SMARTDOWN® duvet and pillows. They’re made…

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Lighting Meet The Designer Sustainable Living

Revolutionary LED Lighting Design by Well-Lit

February 6, 2018
Revolutionary LED Lighting Design by Well-Lit

Our attitude towards lighting has changed over the past few years, partly due to legislation but also because we’re appreciating the importance of good lighting in our homes. Lighting is fast becoming a lifestyle statement and what better way to do it whilst saving money and helping the environment in the long-term with LED lighting. If you’ve struggled with going green with your lighting and haven’t been enamoured by LED light bulbs (or lamps as they’re known in the trade)…

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Accessories Affordable Design Finds Seasonal Touches Sustainable Living

Eco-Friendly Gift Guide – For Interior Lovers

December 1, 2017
Eco-Friendly Gift Guide - For Interior Lovers

Yes, we’re on the countdown to Christmas and whilst the mania of Black Friday has swept the country there will be those of us that have yet to start the festive shopping, myself included. Today we are looking at gifts for those interior loving friends and family members or you might just want to treat yourself. I thought we’d look at eco-friendly gifts rather than cheap mass marketed goods that have a drastic effect on our planet. It’s a great…

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Alternative Design Sustainable Living

An Alternative Eco-friendly Fireplace – Bioethanol Fires

November 28, 2017
An Alternative Eco-friendly Fireplace - Bioethanol Fires

There’s nothing more magical than a lit fire on a cold winters evening don’t you think? And whilst we don’t rely on them solely for heating with underfloor or central heating being the mainstay in our homes, you can’t beat them for providing visual comfort. A place to gather with the family and unwind, there’s nothing more soothing and relaxing than sitting in front of a fireplace with the flames flickering and the lights dimmed. From an interiors point of…

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Sustainable Living

The Eco-Friendly Living Room & Guide

October 17, 2017
The Eco-Friendly Living Room & Guide

  A fresh new week has begun and all is looking rather rosy now I have my new glasses and can see properly again. Although, I have to say there was a positive side to my not writing as much with more time to daydream think about design and interiors. One such moment caught me procrastinating about our environment and the effect we have on it, especially when it comes to redesigning our homes. Today’s post is the result of my…

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Outdoor Spaces Sustainable Living

8 Outdoor Rugs To Spice Up Your Garden

June 27, 2017
8 Outdoor Rugs to Spice Up Your Garden

We’re stepping outside for a change of scenery today as the weather has been rather glorious recently here in the UK. Although I’ve probably jinxed it just by writing this, so brollies at the ready!!   8 OUTDOOR RUGS TO SPICE UP YOUR GARDEN When you think about it, our outdoor spaces whether it be a garden, patio or balcony are really just an extension of our interiors. The way that we are choosing to live and build our homes…

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