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Storage solutions: DIY Decorative Storage Vases – a guest post by The Lovely Drawer

Storage solutions: DIY Decorative Storage Vases – a guest post by The Lovely Drawer

It’s so satisfying to repurpose old objects and give them a new, shiny use or just a bit of a makeover. This cluster of vases looks so pretty as a table centre or a means of decorating shelves and gives a nod to beautifully simple Japanese design. […]

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A Shed Load of Space

A Shed Load of Space

The humble garden shed has come a long way over the years. Cobweb-ridden and full of rusty gardening tools, they were historically (and stereotypically) a place only the man of the house would frequent, newspaper in hand, to avoid the mayhem of the house. Fast forward to […]

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5 tips to style your home like a stylist – a guest post by Little Big Bell

5 tips to style your home like a stylist – a guest post by Little Big Bell

Always wanted your home to look like it’s straight out of an interiors magazine? It might not be as impossible as you may think. Take a look at my five tips on how to style your home like a pro. Whatever your taste in colour or style […]

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Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Finding a purpose for forgotten furniture

Picture source: Ronikordis Do you actively avoid your garage or loft because it’s packed to the rafters and daunting to deal with? Space is so valuable these days, and worthy of much greater things than being a junkyard for the ill-bought and forgotten. Get the family involved […]

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Top tips for planning a living room makeover – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Top tips for planning a living room makeover – a guest post by Cate St Hill

If you’re planning a living room makeover, there’s lots to think about to make the most of the space you’ve got – from room layouts and paint colours to furniture styles and finishing touches. Here, preparation is key. Break down all the things you need to do […]

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Garden Trends – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

Garden Trends – a guest post by LittleGreenShed

It is already mid summer and most of us are thinking about the coming months spent outside. Whether you have a large garden, urban courtyard, balcony or terrace, now is the time to spruce up your outside space. With some clever tricks you could be lounging in […]

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Where to save and where to splurge in your home decoration – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Where to save and where to splurge in your home decoration – a guest post by Cate St Hill

Home renovation makeovers or simple decoration projects can easily spiral out of control when it comes to money. Something catches your eye on Pinterest or in a homes magazine, you buy another mug even although you’ve got 20 already, and soon your home is cluttered with stuff […]

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Jungle fever: trying the tropical trend at home

Jungle fever: trying the tropical trend at home

British summers never quite live up to the scorchers you dream of, so this year, don’t moan about the inevitable lack of one. Instead, fake it by injecting some tropical into your territory with bold prints, faux ferns and the odd flamingo. There’s no need to go […]

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Cutting costs in your first year of business

Cutting costs in your first year of business

Picture source: Media Cache So you’ve finally taken the leap into the unknown and decided to start your own business… congratulations! Setting up by yourself takes a lot of work. Your to-do list is a mile long and it can be hard to know where your priorities […]

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The tiny house movement that’s taking over the UK

The tiny house movement that’s taking over the UK

Growing up, the dream was a house in the country complete with huge garden and pool. Then reality (and adulthood) hits and you can barely afford your weekly shop, let alone London rent or the laughable idea of owning your own place. As home ownership becomes more […]

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