Interiors

10 Things You Don't Need In Your Bathroom

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If the kitchen is the heart of the house, the bathroom is the sanctuary – a place to freshen, cleanse and unwind. As such, it should be calm, clean ...

How Pinterest Can Help You Transform Your Home (From An Award-Winning Interior Designer)

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Remember when finding inspiration for your home involved splurging on stacks of glossy interiors magazines and hours of cutting and sticking? The i...

How To Pick The Right Office Plant

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your desk looks as dreary as the current weather, it might be time to invest in a potted plant. A new study of European offices has found that p...

How To Make A Dingy Room Look Light And Airy

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If there’s a room in your house that looks eternally gloomy, no matter how bright it is outside, there are plenty of tricks you can use to breathe m...

How To Turn Your Photos Into Works Of Art

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Remember when displaying your photos meant retrieving your eagerly anticipated prints from Snappy Snaps and actually putting them up on your wall? ...

25 Amazing Office Spaces That Radiate Calm

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Did you know that a beautiful office is good news for your health and wellbeing? We recently reported that there is "overwhelming" evidence to show...

11 Items You Should Not Be Able To See From Your Sofa

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From entertaining friends and playing family games to watching the TV or reading a book, we demand more of the living room than any other room in the ...

You're Doing Your Laundry All Wrong...

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your idea of doing laundry is bunging a load of broadly similar looking items on a 40-degree wash and hoping for the best, it’s not just your clo...

Cluttered Kitchen? Time To Get Some Tips From Granny's Larder

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If cooking dinner typically involves you darting around the kitchen in a haze of smoke, surrounded by chaos, it could be time to rethink your kitchen ...

How To Add Boutique Hotel Style To Your Home

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you’ve just returned from a coastal retreat or sleek city break, nothing signals the end of a holiday quite like swapping that boutique bolt...

Update Your Victorian Home Without Losing Its Charm

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

High ceilings with cornicing, feature fireplaces with ornate tiling, picture rails, dado rails… from the big features to the little flourishes, it...

7 Sneaky Tricks To Make A Poky Room Feel More Spacious

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Thanks to the recent housing price hike and the growing popularity of city living, more people than ever are compromising on the size of their home in...

HuffPost Home Partners With HomeSense

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your lunchtimes are spent reading interior design blogs, you adore shopping for homeware online, and have a Pinterest board devoted to your dream l...

10 Things You Should Have In Your Home By The Time You Are 30

By Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As Jane Austen said: "There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort." Throughout our lives our homes are our havens, the place we rest, recov...

Get Christmas Sorted Without The Stress This Year

Louisa Daniels | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Louisa Daniels

I hate to break the news, but Christmas is well and truly on the way! So, if you are anything like me, and are completely unprepared, somewhat daunted and caught off-guard (well, life is busy), worry not, for the Ideal Home Show at Christmas is, thankfully, here to save us all.

20 Amazing Ikea Foods

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Your relationship may be hanging by a thread, as you argue about being lost/buying a LACK table/whether you really need that decorative cactus, but on...

Debate: Modern Luxury or Classic Country Chic?

Nikki Wright | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nikki Wright

in the last few months I've hit an unexpected cross roads in my design life, where I am beginning to be divided between classic country chic styling and modern simplicity. Now, I live in a listed property but this doesn't mean I can't delve in to my inner modernista does it?

Super-Stylish Interiors Trends for 2013

Jess Shanahan | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Shanahan

Like anything, the interior design industry has its own trends that come and go. Some of them are influenced by the catwalks but most of them come from beautiful design exhibitions and the practicalities of life.

Chartreuse: The Easy Green For Your Home

Jody Brettkelly | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jody Brettkelly

Pantone, the authority on colour trends, has declared Emerald to be this year's hue. The thing is: it's a tricky colour to wear and even trickier to d...

Maison 2013: Interior Trends to Watch Out for This Year

Kelly Hoppen | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Hoppen

This is the perfect time to spend a little bit of money in new throws, bedding, and cushion covers. Textured pieces I love this season include sheep skin throws on the floor, cashmere covers for hot water bottles and items with mixed textures such as satin mixed with wool or linen mixed with boiled wool.

The Colour of 2013 Is... Green!

Nikki Wright | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nikki Wright

So, the colour of 2013 will be green. From clothes, jewels and interiors this fresh shade will be dominant. I have made it abundantly clear about my desire of neutral, uncompromising interiors, but a hint of colour is always welcome.

Top Tips for Decorating Your Home This Christmas

Kelly Hoppen | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kelly Hoppen

Although I love all the traditional decorations around Christmas, I also like to add a modern spin on things. In the past, I have painted holly and berries white and added them to a bowl of coloured baubles.

Simple Christmas Decorating Ideas

Arianna Trapani | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Arianna Trapani

It's less than two weeks until Christmas, and while some of us are totally sorted with the decorations, some of us are still in need of a little inspiration. Here are some of my favourite styling ideas for the festivities, which are very simple but yet truly effective.

7 Ways To Instantly Upgrade Your Home

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Do you want to take your home from average to luxe with the simple change of furniture or colour swatch? Follow these in-the-know tips from leading...

Must-Have Interior Accessories For Your Home (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Fancy giving your home a much-needed design boost? Spruce up your interiors with these must-have, quirky accessories that will make yours a house ...