Herbs are generally defined in contrast to other flowers and plants. Perhaps, because they are used in flavouring, food, medicine or perfume. In the field of botany, however, herbs are defined as any small, seed-bearing plants. It also mentions they do not have a woody stem and which die down to the ground at the end of a growing season. In these two definitions, we can already get a sense of both the joys and the potential problems with herbs when using them to add character to a space. On the one hand, they are associated with health, with nourishment and with a sense of humankind’s connection to the bounties of the soil. On the other hand, they can come and go with the seasons. So let’s a take a look at how and why to try artificial herbs for decorating …Continue reading “Herb it Up – Artificial Herbs For Decorating”
We love the feeling of creativity and enjoyment that can be had when re-imagining an interior style. By committing to a new look in your space, you bring a fresh energy and enriching feel to your living space. One of the most refreshing of themes we think comes in the form of nautical decor. By engaging with the seaside look, you can bring a touch of coastal beauty into your own home or business (even if you are miles from the sea!). Explore different nautical theme decor ideas, from subtle hints and nods towards the theme, all the way to a more traditional vintage take.
The colour palette is often going to feature a lot of greys, whites and blues. But then you can also do so much with the natural look of wood, ropes, and metals in a nautical theme. This is a theme with thrives on showing off the raw materials. Have a peak through our overview of different nautical theme decor ideas to get some inspiration for the different ways you can use a nautical theme. From a modern fresh nautical look to a cute rustic beach house style, and even a vintage touch. You might pick up some great ideas for how you can bring the joys of the seaside into your room.Continue reading “Nautical Theme Decor Ideas”
Storage doesn’t have to be a problem – it can be an opportunity. Baskets give you the chance to come up with creative and attractive looking ways to take care of your storage needs. You can easily add something to the functionality of your home, whilst also adding an appealing look to its interior design. These handy little accessories can be called into action for a number of storage based jobs. We absolutely love the welcoming feel that baskets can help cultivate in a room. The best thing is that they offer such a timeless look. Yet, they also getting on with providing a simple and practical storage solution. So let’s get tidy and organised and take a look at some ideas of how to use baskets for storage…Continue reading “How to Use Baskets For Storage”
One of the most exciting ways to give a room a distinct edge is by using a bohemian interior design. If you have seen a space which has a bohemian twist, you will know that it’s about textures, patterns and a rich exploration of visual interests. Rooms that are designed this way stand out in comparison to the minimalist aesthetic which has been popular. This is not necessarily a situation where less is more. We absolutely love that it gives individuals a chance to be expressive and creative with the space they are designing. It is no wonder that this look is coming back with a bang.Continue reading “Bohemian Interior Design”
One of the end of year moments that we have our eyes on is the Pantone Colour of the Year choice. The Pantone Colour of the Year goes back some 20 years. It is just as much about assessing current trends as it is about predicting future fashions. So what is in store for 2020…?Continue reading “Pantone Colour of the Year 2020”
We all know about the industrial revolution that took place in the transition from the 18th to the 19th century, but what about the present-day décor industrial revolution? An industrial look interior style has seen a huge boost in popularity in the recent years. This popularity is not indicative of a passing craze. It’s an increased understanding of the ways in which this design philosophy is hugely beneficial in both a practical and aesthetic sense.Continue reading “How to Create An Industrial Look Interior”