Going Green Part 2: Green & Blue

Continuing our series on using green with other colours, in this feature I’m going to show you how green can be combined with blue to brilliant effect. When used together, green and blue bring to my mind thoughts of tropical … Read More

A panel of ten

Panelled walls can be seen anywhere, from film and television sets to historical houses, pubs, restaurants and, of course, domestic interiors. To discover the history of panelling, we actually have to look back to the 15th century when there was a … Read More

Willow & Stone

I first came across Willow & Stone, a Cornish-based homewares company, a number of years ago whilst I was working on-staff at an interiors magazine.  Since then I have used various Willow & Stone products in photoshoots and when styling … Read More

Christmas centrepieces

I wanted to show you two ways to dress up a simple pressed-glass cake stand to create a stunning centrepiece for your Christmas table. These cake stands are readily available from vintage shops, flea markets and homewares stores and, whilst … Read More

Ten festive updates for your outdoors

Lavish a little attention on your outdoor area to create a welcoming sight for you and your guests. Candle light and outdoor lighting will illuminate areas of your garden during the darker months and can add some really special touches … Read More

Christmas culinary treats

Entertaining is part and parcel of the Christmas period and it is a great time to have fun in the kitchen, preparing anything from festive bakes to mulled wine or roasted chestnuts. Guests will most certainly appreciate the warming aromas … Read More

Sacks and stockings

As well as providing a place for Father Christmas to leave small gifts, stockings and sacks also add an instantly festive touch to fireplaces or bedposts. We’ve rounded up some of our favourites in two contrasting palettes – classic reds … Read More

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