I simply couldn’t resist using the pun Spring Greens, it seems so fitting for this time of year and in my eyes has very little to do with cabbages! It’s the colour of spring, refreshing, invigorating and can breathe new life into your home in an instant.
Green blinds come in a variety of different styles [...]
Many people use blinds in place of net curtains as a means of keeping the inside of their home private. However, blinds in their own right make a simply stylish window dressing which suits modern and contemporary interiors beautifully.
With clean, sleek lines the humble Venetian blind has been the main stay of window dressings for [...]
Wide slat Venetian blinds are becoming an increasingly popular way to dress windows as the give the appearance of window shutters which are bang on-trend this year. Their style isn’t the only reason for their growth in popularity, it has been proven than Venetian and vertical blinds can help lower the risk of homes being [...]
The definition of ’smart casual’ refers to dress code, within the world of interior design we see this terms being used to express a style which is ’smart’, yet not staid and prescriptive and ‘casual’ which means that it suits most homes and lifestyles, is easy to achieve and provides a window dressing which shows [...]
Warmer days along with occasional bright blue sky lights our spirits and reminds us that it’s time to shake off Winter’s cloak and spring into life. So, we start the annual cleaning to freshen our homes and get rid of dust and grime which has invaded our homes through the winter. Muddy boots and wet [...]
We’ve all heard that in today’s economic climate it can be most cost effective to ‘move up rather than out’ if you have an attic or loft space large enough to transform into a usable room. You will need to have surveys carried out and apply for planning permission for most attic conversions, so it’s [...]
Today we look at home offices for those who have a creative flair. Whether the space is used for hobbies, home business ventures or those who are employed in the creative arts, there is one aspect of their office or work-room that is a necessity rather than a luxury and that is the need for [...]
Many of us have a special place within our homes where we work for business or for pleasure. The way you organise and decorate this space can determine just how efficient and productive we are. Before you rush head-long into creating an office or work station here are some tips that you should think about.
With the increase in the number of people working from home there’s plenty of interior design inspiration available to help you choose a style and colour scheme that will work for you and blend in with the style of your home. Ideally you’ll have a separate room for your office, if not there are other [...]
In today’s work environments we’re told to ‘go green’ by switching off lights, not leaving computers on stand-by, only printing emails and documents when absolutely necessary, recycle non-confidential papers, the list seems to be endless. But do we take the same approach when working from our home offices? I believe it’s easier to ‘go green’ [...]