Spring, summer, longer days, sunshine, holidays… Wishing we could just leave our day jobs and spend our days travelling, tending to our gardens and enjoy long dinners and chats with friends. Yes, it would be nice to have that kind of lifestyle, wouldn’t it? Unfortunately, as so often, completely changing our lives is not always possible, but what can be done is to bring a little bit of the style into our homes.
With the change in seasons, we often find our homes are in need of a little love. Perhaps this is why so many of us look to a spring clean to freshen up our surroundings – with more light pouring into our homes, it’s easy to see why we want to greet the summer months with a clean slate.
Many think that once the children come along, having a stylish family home is no longer possible. It’s true, the home is never quite the same again, but just because you have babies, doesn’t mean you can’t create a wonderful home. It sometimes just takes a bit of work, and little imagination.
If you are looking to update your home, then this trend might be of interest to you. The combination of pink and copper is a trend that first emerged from Scandinavia last year. Now it can be found everywhere and for a good reason. It ‘s a combination that’s light, strikes the right balance between cool and warm and can work in a very feminine as well as more geometric way. You can of course choose to really go the whole way with pink walls and accessories in pink and copper, but if a complete overhaul isn’t what you’re looking for, then here are some solutions which might be more workable.
With sunnier weather finally here and temperatures on the way up, its a perfect time of year to start thinking about how we can bring those elements found in nature into our own homes.
Chances are you have guests several times a year and they are staying for a few days, which in turn means nights. It can be a bit of a worry to make them feel as comfortable and at home as possible when space is tight. However, there are some small […]
With the dark time of the year in full swing and days getting ever shorter and colder, thoughts inevitably turn to cosy evenings and staying in. Whilst it might be a depressing time for some people, others firmly embrace this time of the year as a time to relax, spend […]