In terms of an interior design genre, ‘country’ isn’t a term I’ve necessarily climbed on board with when it comes to decorating my own home. But modern country? Modern country I’m excited about.
Especially when it comes to the kitchen.
I’ve been thinking about kitchens a lot recently – you can guess who’s been single for a while, right? – and having taken to Instagram for some much-needed inspiration for my upcoming kitchen revamp, there’s an obvious love for country kitchens with a modern update on my feed.
Barker and Stonehouse is one of those stores where you feel instantly inspired the second you walk through the doors. And with over 300 new arrivals across 20 new ranges, I headed to their Leeds branch earlier this month to find out what the new season had in store, highlighting some of my favourite pieces.
As Grand Designs Live draws to a close, I wanted to take a moment to write about my visit and why I came away so incredibly inspired, despite not being able to renovate or build my own property just yet.
The show, sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements, really opened my eyes to possibilities of sustainable living, and building, rather than buying, my dream home in the future.
One of the best things about staying in a plush 5-star hotel, apart from the deep sunken mattress and Egyptian cotton sheets, has to be the bathroom. Whether it features his and hers sinks, fluffy towel robes, or the array of beauty products on offer, I like nothing better when I travel than to sink into a bubble bath and forget the woes of the days.
With self-care being high on my priority list right now, I thought I’d put together four tips on how you can create the feel of a luxury boutique hotel bathroom in your own home, starting with...
With so much of the high street offering pretty much the same "Insta-trendy" pieces across the board (I get it, they sell what sells!), I'll often find myself drawn to more independent brands that offer something different to the norm.
Etsy is the perfect platform to find niche home decor labels you might not have discovered otherwise, which is why today I wanted to showcase 10 of my favourite brands, from furniture to accessories, lighting and more.