Technology vs Bookcases

Tokyo Solid Oak Bookcase Does Technology Spell an End to the Bookcase? There has been much debate over the past few years as to whether the growing popularity of eBook Readers such as the Kindle or Nook is likely to spell an end to the traditional ‘dead tree book’. Supposing, […]

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Mango Furniture

Baku Light Mango Sideboard Introducing Mango Furniture Mango furniture is relatively rare when compared to oak furniture or mahogany furniture. This should not lead you to believe that it is in any way inferior to its more popular hardwood furniture cousins. How do You Make Mango Furniture From Fruit?! One […]

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Why Oak Furniture?

  Oak Living Room Furniture Why Oak? Whilst there is a huge selection of wooden furniture on the market these days, the wood that is most sought after is oak. So the question has to be asked: why oak? To answer that seemingly simple question we need to ask several […]

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Makeover Time!

Solid Oak Dining Room Suite Time For a Makeover? With the sun finally showing itself more often from behind the clouds (and volcanic dust!), we can say that spring has sprung and summer’s on its way. It’s at this time of year that people often think about giving the house […]

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Cotswold Furniture

Cotswold Furniture Cotswold Furniture is Steeped in History The Cotswolds have a rich history of design, especially in the fields of Cotswold furniture, arts and crafts. Inspiration is said to be due to the stunning scenery and beautiful architecture of the area. There is one person who should also be […]

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A Guide to Tub Chairs – 2

Leather Tub Chairs with an Oak Coffee Table Tub Chairs Part 2 The tub chair has a longer history than you may think In the first of this two-part special on tub chairs we looked at the place a tub chair can hold in your house, in this second part […]

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A Guide to Tub Chairs – 1

Leather Tub Chair with Mango Side Table Tub Chairs Part 1 In the first of this two-part special on tub chairs we find out what a tub chair can do for your home, and give you some ideas that you may not have thought of with regards to tub chairs. […]

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TV Cabinets – A Guide

Newark Solid Oak TV Cabinet Consierations When Buying a Television Cabinet When one is buying a television, there are various considerations – is it plasma, LCD or OLED? Is it HD ready? Does it have enough inputs for all the games consoles, DVD player and Sky box? The list goes […]

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Majestic Mahogany 2

Louis Philippe Mahogany Furniture Louis Philippe & His Influence on Mahogany Furniture In the first of our two-part blog post on mahogany furniture we looked at its original heyday in the pre-French revolution era of the eighteenth century. In this second part we will look at its subsequent revivals, starting […]

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