Our lives and lifestyles have been in disarray since the start of the Covid 19 pandemic, with most of us spending more time in our homes than we ever have before. As a culture that is used to being outside our homes roughly 8 to 16 of our 24 hour days, the way that we […]
With open plan living becoming norm, the hallway that used to house the staircase is now part of the living space, exposing the staircase itself, leaving it in full view. This gives you an opportunity to truly spruce up the staircase in your home to make it one of a kind. The best place to […]
10 Must-have Winter Accessories For Every Room: Beat the cold with elegant and functional soft furnishings
Cashmere, sheepskin, sherpa, deep-pile rug, wool, faux-fur, mohair and knitwear come to mind when looking for a suitable covering for you or your furniture in the winter months. Here, we look at how to cosy up and keep warm in the cold with elegant and functional soft furnishings.
Inspired by my quest to add a touch of class and a bit of glam to my bookshelves, I searched high and low for exotic and stylish gold bookends. Here is the result, 20 of the most sought-after and sophisticated book holders to pimp up your bookshelves.
Over decades, ‘minimalism’ has transformed into being an art movement, to a well-celebrated design principle, to being a complete lifestyle. For now, let’s focus on the kind of minimalism that’s closely associated with Marie Kondo, and her magical ways of tidying up a home. If you’re thinking about re-imagining your home to include minimalist principles […]
Now that you’ve identified why you want to adapt a minimalist lifestyle and have reviewed the most important concepts when it comes to Kondo-Style minimalism, it’s time to ease into the shift.
“Never buy a piece of art that you don’t have to have. You know, don’t worry about who the artist is or how much it’s worth. I mean, you have to live with it every day. You have to walk by it every day. You have to really love it; you have to really appreciate […]
Need a dedicated space to work from home? Here are over 40 tiny home office set-ups to get you inspired. Ultra compact workspace that you can drop into any room or space even the tiniest corners, instantly creating a hot desk for the kids or yourself.
Running out of space in your apartment for a home office, convert your balcony or small space into a workspace with dedicated work desk, shelves and cabinets. Get your inspiration from our list of some of the best home office set-ups.
Nothing says style more than these stylish fireplace tools. Put them on the hearth next to your fireplace to complete your room. They not only look good but are functional too.
Want to introduce some fun lighting into your home. Whether it is for a safari or jungle theme or just modern charm, these animal lighting with incredible detail are perfect additions. Check out our special feature on fun and exciting animal lamps for the table, ceiling and wall.
Beautiful Velvet Furniture for the Living Room: Couches & Arm Chairs to instantly transform your room
Thinking of giving your living room a refresh? Try plush and silky jewel toned velvet furniture. These couches and arm chairs will instantly transform any room, giving it a feel of luxury, comfort and style. And, with so different designs to choose from, you will be spoilt for choice.
Plush and velvet fabrics are making a comeback in the living and dining room. You can find them in all shapes and sizes, from tall winged arm chairs, button tufted sofa to elegant mid-back dining chairs and poofs. We explore this renewed old-world plush and luxury here and how you can use them to brighten […]
A working fireplace is not complete without these essential fireplace accessories. Whether it be a coal, wood, gas fireplace, an open fire or closed burner, these are must-have accessories to complete your fireplace.
Coffee tables are often the focal point of the living room. Picking the right coffee table not only enhances the space, but offers a place for books, drinks, screens and board games. And, if you like having friends and family over, it is as much functional as it is a centre for social interaction.
When considering a wooden accent wall for the bedroom, choose between dark and cosy or light and airy feel. Use one of our 80 different designs below to build your idea boudoir. Pick the right shades and colour to achieve the look you want.
An all-white suite be it the living room, office, bedroom or anywhere in the home oozes sophistication and taste. It will also stand the test of time as the colour white is pretty neutral and can go with anything. Here, we take a look at some of the best all-white soft furnishing and accessories to […]
Be it in the living, dining, bedroom, study or even the bathroom, wood makes a great feature wall material. Choose from panelled real wood, reclaimed, stickwood, wooden effect tiles, log pile, pallets, engineered wood or laminates to bring colour, texture and warmth into any room.
Inspired by an episode of tiny house nation, we take a look ten Murphy beds and Murphy sofa beds to make the most of small bedrooms. If you are looking for inspiration, check out these clever options.
We take a look at elegant furnitures and accessories to add to your modern bedroom to maximise the use of space as well as to create the ultimate bedroom for rest and comfort.