The Best Lighting Trends for 2018

Put down that paintbrush. If you want to change your home’s interior, then consider lighting. Lighting can completely transform a room, making a small space feel bigger, brighter and airier, even on cold, dark days. In fact, the type of lighting used can also affect the mood of your home, instantly changing a room’s ambience. To make your home feel welcoming and to make sure your interior is on style, here are some of the best lighting trends for 2018. Nature Inspired One of the biggest lighting trends this year is nature inspired, with must-have wooden, rattan and bamboo pendants…. [Read More]

Saving Money When Decorating your Home

Saving money when decorating your home is pretty simple, provided you follow some clear guidelines. It’s important to be realistic about what you want to do and the level of your skills. Think carefully about the areas of your home which require the most attention. Perhaps you want to start with the first area that guests will see when they walk through your door, or refresh your bedroom or kitchen. Whichever room you decide to focus on, think about how long the project might take and prepare yourself for potential challenges and delays. Courtesy of freedigitalphotos.net/SimonHowden While you may find… [Read More]

My Dream Living Room

I don’t own my home, but I have a pretty good idea of what I want my dream living room to look like. We’re renting at the moment, so I’m reluctant to spend money on our current home, as my husband and I hope to be able to afford our own home by the end of this year. I want colour! Lots of colour! Here are some of my favourite pieces! Top left: Etsy £1,970. Top Middle: Etsy £1,576. Top Left: Etsy £795. Bottom left: Etsy £2,121. Bottom right: Etsy £1,321 I love this style of furniture! The Chesterfield Sofa… [Read More]

Interior design and lighting to suit a young family

Your indoor lighting is an important element of your household’s interior design and it can turn a young family’s home into a lively and energized place. In order for it all look good you need to make use of a mixture of large decorative lights, and characterless, more practical lights. The Living Room Comfort-Feel  If you want to provide your living room with that cozy welcoming feeling for yourself and your children after a hard day of work and games respectively, the best type of lights you can use is a traditional covered lamp. A great choice would be this from lampcommerce. … [Read More]