Introducing Copper Into Your Kitchen for Christmas

I’m well and truly hooked on the copper trend and gradually introducing more and more copper into my kitchen. At first I worried that it would look odd, we have a silver sink and draining board, silver cupboard and drawer handles – would the copper stick out like a sore thumb? I’ve started by adding a few copper accessories. We have copper pans hanging down on one wall and more…

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Stepping Back Onto Carpet with Cormar Highland Saxony

In my old house I craved all wooden floors; wooden floors were nice and modern, they looked the part and were easy to clean. By the time we sold the house we had wooden floors in every room bar the tiled kitchen; the only carpet in the house was on the stairs. Several years and a new home later and I am now seeking the comfort that only carpet can…

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Waking Up Naturally with Electric Blinds

I’m not much of a morning person, I never want to wake up and it takes me quite a while to come around. I need black out blinds to get a decent night sleep, but waking up in a dark room does not help my morning woes, so, I decided to try electric blinds from Order Electric Blinds*. I loved the idea of opening my blinds while lying in bed, giving…

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The Hygge Interior Design Trend

Hygge is a Danish word that means acknowledging a feeling or moment. It basically means finding happiness in everything, and taking time to enjoy life and take it slow. A hygge life is a simple life This year the hygge way of life has taken the interest of people all around the world. When it comes to interior design, the hygge interior design way is simplistic neutral colours that invite…

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Considerations When Choosing Your Removal Firm

When moving home it can be tempting to cut back and to save money. One of the things that I recommend you absolutely do not scrimp on is a removal firm. Don’t kid yourself into thinking that you can do it yourself, just don’t. Yes, they can be very expensive; but if you hire a decent firm they are worth every last penny, and more. We considered cutting costs and hiring…

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