Posts Tagged ‘furniture’

Upholstery Heaven

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

Top Tips for glamming up old furniture in time for Christmas from the designer behind Britain’s Best Home.

A word used frequently across all walks of life is ‘recycle’ and this doesn’t have to stop at plastic bags, re-vamping furniture is one way to live a greener life, glam up your house, and get ready for Christmas.

You can transform the atmosphere of the whole room by simply applying a few top re-upholstering tips, and it can be as easy as 1,2,3 if you follow interior expert Ben Huckerby’s essential advice to turn that scuffed armchair into a chic centrepiece:

Up Heaven


Style Rich but Space Poor

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Living in a city centre apartment myself I know what it’s like to envisage big beautiful rooms with stunning décor and fabulous furniture, en suites in every room, secluded storage space to hide certain bits and pieces when we have visitors and a kitchen big enough to bake for a dozen.

But then I remind myself that even large home owners crave extra space and that making the most of what we’ve got is key in maintaining practicality whilst also showcasing style.