It’s here! The festive season has begun and, with it, the calendar of social engagements that have you humming carols with joy or gasping for breath. If you’re hosting this year, here are our top tips for making it stress-free – and memorable.
Long days and warm nights have finally arrived, and there’s no better time to pull out the platters and get ready for a season of relaxed summer soirees. To ensure your get-togethers are as impressive as they are stress-free, here are our tips for ‘effortless entertaining’.
Spring is in the air. Windows and doors are opening and, suddenly, we’d rather be outside than in. Then we realise our outdoor ‘haven’ has become a disaster zone over winter. But with minimal effort and budget you can reinvent your backyard paradise for the summer days ahead.
It's that time of year again. As blossoms bloom and days lengthen, the inevitable spring clean looms. But don't make it a burden – embrace the process and reap the benefits of a fresh and energised home. Here are our tips on keeping the seasonal detox realistic and rewarding.
The end of financial year is upon us, and with it, the best sales of the year. Forget discounts of 10 per cent – excess stock needs to go, and there’s only one winner with savings as high as 70 per cent. So whether you’re after an entire upgrade or a fresh new look, now’s the time to hit the sales.
Not only can a little creativity give your home that ‘wow factor’, pulling off a DIY project gives you a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction. Less than a day is all it takes, and budget is up to you.
Maximising the results and minimising your spend can feel next to impossible when it comes to styling your home. Even a modest makeover can’t escape that inevitable ‘budget’ discussion. But don’t sweep aside your dream interior just yet – here are our tips for styling your home for less.
With the emergence of Autumn comes the prospect of styling a cosy retreat – or a room at least – with warmer tones, delicate features and welcoming fixtures. But even as the days shorten and temperatures drop, in Autumn 2017 a hint of cool is the new warm.