Decorating

Transform your home with our decorating tips and ideas. From DIY projects to expert advice, find inspiration for every room on our home improvement blog.

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    The Evolution of Scandinavian Interior Design

    From its humble beginnings in the forests of Scandinavia centuries ago, Scandinavian interior design has grown to become one of the most popular and recognisable home décor styles in the world today. This minimalist approach emphasizes simplicity, function, natural materials, neutral colours, and an uncluttered aesthetic, bringing a sense of joyous cosiness into any living space. We’ll take a deeper look at how this classic style developed over time as well as some contemporary insights that can help you bring those elusive Nordic vibes into your own home. Which design aspects are key to Scandinavian interiors? Natural Materials One of the most important aspects of Scandinavian interior design is the…

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    12 Indoor Planter Ideas to Upgrade Your Botanical Game

    Indoor plants offer a wealth of benefits from purifying the air in our homes to bringing visual and tactile pleasure. When potted carefully, these beauties can truly transform an interior space. Whether you’re looking to add vibrant colours, interesting textures or modern shapes, there is sure to be a planter idea here that will express your personality and extend your botanical know-how! Here are twelve indoor planter ideas that are bound to upgrade any home’s green thumb game and make even the least experienced novice look like a pro. 1. Add pizzazz with a scalloped gold pot Indoor planters are all the rage this season, allowing you to bring colour…

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    How to Inject Personality into a New-Build Property

    Are you looking to give your new-build property a unique look? With modern developments popping up all over, we understand the feeling of wanting something unique and personalised. Injecting personality into a plain box can feel daunting – especially if decorating is not your strong point – but don’t worry, it doesn’t have to be hard work. Here’s our guide on how you can put a stamp of individuality on any home so that it looks comfortable yet stylish with minimal effort involved. 1. Use Wallpaper or Murals Interior design can be an intimidating process for anyone, especially when it comes to transforming a new-build property. Without the personality of…

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    10 Colourful Alternatives to a Plain White Bathroom

    If you’re thinking of refreshing your bathroom, why not ditch the plain white background and consider adding some much-needed pops of colour? A white bathroom has its obvious benefits – it looks clean and brighter with bigger windows – but at the same time also risks feeling dull and monotonous. By injecting some interesting hues into your powder room, you can create a space that is both visually captivating and serves as an escape from life’s everyday hustle. We know that choosing the right colours for such a wet area isn’t always easy, so today, we will help you by introducing ten vibrant alternatives to an all-white bathroom! 1. Try…

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    Minimalism vs Maximalism: Which Style Shines the Brightest?

    When it comes to interior design, there are two distinct philosophies: minimalism and maximalism. While both approaches offer ways to craft beautiful spaces that feel unique and inviting, each style appeals to different sensibilities, with some opting for a simple, clean aesthetic. In contrast, others prefer an over-the-top look filled with colour and pattern. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at the differences between minimalist and maximalist styles – including each approach’s key elements and their relative merits – so you can determine which is suitable for your home’s décor. What is minimalism in interior design? Minimalist design is based on the concept of less being more.…

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    9 Ways to Style Floating Shelves in Your Interior

    Floating shelves are a great way to add storage and display to any interior without taking up precious floor space. Not only can they help you organise your possessions, but when styled with the perfect items floating shelves have the potential to really make your room stand out as well! In this blog post, we share 9 creative ideas for styling floating shelves. 1. Add trailing plants to make them come alive Adding trailing plants to your floating shelves instantly brings life to any interior. The look works best when the shelves are staggered in different heights and make sure you pick out a selection of plants with varying textures…

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    10 Table Lamp Ideas to Illuminate Your Home This Year

    What better way to spruce up your home décor than by incorporating a stylish new table lamp into the mix? Not only does adding a lamp instantly add warmth and ambience, but it also gives any room an extra touch of personality. Table lamps are versatile decor pieces that can easily be moved around the house, so you can keep changing your interiors depending on the occasion or season. To inspire you to find the perfect lighting piece for your home this year, here are 10 table lamp ideas that will brighten up any atmosphere. 1. Look for antique lamps This year, antiques can bring a touch of vintage into…