2019 home trends from Exclusively Housewares

Last month I visited the Exclusively Housewares show at the Business Design Centre in London. It’s the UK’s premier showcase of housewares, tabletop and small domestic appliance brands. It’s audience…

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A guide to kitchen worktops

The kitchen, by far, is the most expensive room in the house in terms of updating. It’s also the room in which we spend most of our waking hours! If…

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Brandt Kitchens – The Kitchen Think

By Linda Parker Brandt Kitchens: A spacious, pared-back kitchen that has a universal appeal and which was a brand new room added to the property to create a perfect entertaining…

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Bespoke Framed Shaker Kitchen By Higham Furniture

The story: Founded in 2004, Higham Furniture specialises in designing and manufacturing high quality, bespoke furniture. From its London studio, the company works with customers to put together designs before…

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Tips for running a low-cost and healthy kitchen without compromising

Almost all of us would like to run our kitchens in a manner that is cheaper and healthier – but it can be difficult to break our old habits. However,…

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Autumn Updates: The Latest Design Ideas For Stylish Kitchens

By LINDA PARKER We’re in the midst of London Design Festival  at the moment, so will be bringing you some interesting ideas over our next few features … In the…

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Harvey Jones Kitchens – The Kitchen Think

Kitchens by Harvey Jones are bespoke, chic, often with a colourful flourish, and effortless style. This understated project was commissioned to work within an open-plan space in a Victorian house,…

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Tonic or toxin: is there such a thing as a healthy tipple?

Alcohol consumption gets a bad press when it comes to our health, perhaps for good reason. But isn’t it a good thing to let your hair down once in a…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN: On The Dark Side

October 2019 By LINDA PARKER Have you got your pumpkins out yet? I’m shortcutting it this year, and just buying up perhaps five or six perfectly shaped giant-sized pumpkins and…

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Global Kitchens Study by the Silestone Institute reveals that UK households are leading the way

The global leader in the production and distribution of surfaces for the world of architecture and design, the Cosentino Group, has announced the results of its latest study into the…

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