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The Big Velvet Home Trend

February 27, 2018
The Big Velvet Home Trend

If there’s one texture that will add an air of opulence and elegance to a room it has to be Velvet with its tactile qualities and luscious good looks. It’s been growing in popularity for the past few years and this year it’s set to be one of the biggest, dare I say it, trends.   The Big Velvet Home Trend I’m not one to usually be led by trends because for 1. I basically hate being told what to do as a…

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The Importance Of Rugs & How To Use Them

June 13, 2017

I see rugs in 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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Add Texture To Your Walls With Decorative Wall Hangings

May 23, 2017
Add Texture To Your Walls With Decorative Wall Hangings

I adore texture and how it can take a room from blah to wow! If you’re wondering why it’s so important check out my post Texture, Your Secret Weapon here. Today, I thought we’d look to our walls and provide us with some wonderful textural inspiration rather than the usual suspects of cushions and throws. Our walls tend to play host to art work, and although they add colour and interest to the room, they don’t necessarily always provide textural qualities to…

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Small Space Living –  Clever Everyday Furniture Solutions 

July 22, 2016
Small Space Living -  Clever Everyday Furniture Solutions 

Small Space Living –  Clever Everyday Furniture Solutions  Continuing with my ‘Small Space Living’ series, today’s post offers some help with furniture solutions for those seeking some inspiration. And, I hasten to add, this post is not just for small spaces. Why I hear you ask?  Purely because there are some very clever furniture designs out there, and you may just feel compelled to find a place for them in your own home. Ready to enjoy and appreciate some clever furniture design? Let’s…

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Open Plan Living & Sound

June 28, 2016
Open Plan Living & Sound

One of the things we tend to overlook when we are creating a new space is the impact of sound on our surroundings. This is purely because it’s invisible, but it is an important aspect to consider, especially if you’re going for an open plan living space. Open Plan Living & Sound Many of us are transforming our homes by opening up spaces to create open plan living areas. As a result noise levels increase when walls are knocked down, ceilings are raised, and large…

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