Category: Furniture

How to Build a Modern Bed with Storage

Stacy Risenmay of Not Just A Housewife wanted to come up with a fun bed design for her son’s new room. This DIY modern bed with storage not only looks great in a kid’s room, but it’s also very functional. Read on to see step-by-step instructions! How to Build a DIY Modern Bed with Storage When he... The …

Build a Modern Loft Bed in Six Steps

Stacy Risenmay of Not Just a Housewife recently re-designed her son’s bedroom. For the new space, Stacy built a custom modern loft bed. Find out how you can recreate this look in six simple steps! Six Easy Steps to Build a DIY Modern Loft Bed for Teens When I was planning this bedroom makeover I knew... The …

Create a Custom Statement Wall

We all know statement walls can transform any room. Mandi Gubler, of Vintage Revivals, shares her tips for mixing wallpaper, wood and paint to create a one-of-a-kind design. Keep reading to learn more about this unique custom statement wall! Create a Custom Statement Wall I’m a huge fan of statement walls, they’re kind of my... The …

Three Ways to Style a Bedroom Nook

How many ways can you style a bedroom nook with a simple accent chair? With a little creativity, the styling possibilities are infinite. But we surely like the three different looks lifestyle blogger Liz Stanley, of Say Yes, and two of her colleagues came up with. They each expressed their unique personalities and decor tastes using the The …

Tips for Decorating Your Conservatory

A conservatory can be a difficult room to decorate, as it almost feels like it’s in limbo between the home and garden. The way you choose to decorate your conservatory depends what purpose you had in mind for it. However, most people opt for a conservatory as a cheaper way to extend their homes, making a …

Choosing Outdoor Furniture Material

Everyone likes to spruce up their garden with some furniture, but it’s not always a straightforward choice. There are several different materials that your items could be made from, and they each have their positives and negatives. If you’re in the market for a new dining set, or some chairs to sit in the sun in, …

How to Pick the Perfect Duvet

Just like getting your mattress right, you should make sure that you’ve got a duvet that suits you too. It can have more of an impact on your sleep than you might think, so it pays to have a little forethought. Here’s what you should look out for: Tog Rating The tog rating is a number …

Beds and Boudoirs – How to Create the Perfect Bedroom

Our bedrooms are the most important room in our home – it’s crucial our beds and mattresses are comfortable and luxurious.   A good night’s sleep is linked to good physical and mental health. If we sleep well, there’s nothing we feel we can’t achieve. But tiredness and poor sleep patterns can leave us feeling unmotivated …

The Difference between Beautiful and Model is in the Details

Many people say no matter how often they try to recreate a look it falls flat somewhere. The fact is it is very difficult to step across the invisible line between really beautiful and model like when remodelling or changing the design of a room. The difference is typically found in the smaller details.

Beautiful Rosewood Furniture For Your Home

Rosewood is one of the most sought-after woods for furniture making. Along with teak, it is strong, durable and able to withstand changes in temperature and humidity, which makes it idea for home furniture. It differs from teak in its colour – whilst teak is a light warm golden colour, rosewood is so named because of …

Dining Room Design Tips

As the most used and most frequented by guests room in a home the dining room is often the showcase of your home. Whether full on remodelling or simply sprucing up with a fresh coat of paint or new furnishings some pointers will keep you on track for a final look that you are satisfied with.

A French Flair in the Home

When you think of French interior design the words elegant, bespoke and luxurious instantly come to mind. French Furniture originates from the Louis XV period of reign in the country between 1715 and 1774 which is also referred to as the golden age. During this time there was a change in popular style and culture which, …