How we jumped the housing ladder to buy our forever home

Six months ago we bought our dream forever home and I’m humble enough to admit that it was a massive jump up the housing ladder for us. When we first…

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Where to buy second hand furniture online

There seems to be a stigma attached to buying second hand furniture online – or buying anything second hand for that matter. In our throw-away society, we’re already seeing a shift….

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A century of Italian craftsmanship comes to London

You cannot beat the quality of finish of artisan joinery and Italian craftsmanship from Falegnameria Bariza is simply stunning. In my last blog post, I explored the Nordic concept of…

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Joseph Joseph at Debenhams: Refresh your kitchen for Spring

Spring is a great time to have a kitchen overhaul, de-clutter and generally an excuse to stock up on some stylish bits from Joseph Joseph at Debenhams! Recently, I reviewed…

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5 Kitchen backsplash tile ideas that you’ll love

Your kitchen splashback tiles can make or break the end look of the heart of your home. They need to tie in to other elements in the kitchen such as…

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6 Spring trends from Sainsbury’s Home

The in-house design team at Sainsbury’s have pulled it out of the (5p) bag with these 6 spring trends from Sainsbury’s Home. Their homeware trends are always on point and…

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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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