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Interior Design

Light Oak Dining Set Designed To Impress

I do love a piece of modern oak furniture.  There’s something timeless about light oak which never seems to age.  In whatever design the furniture is made to, that finish always seems to glow and reflect a sunny outlook.  It […]

Traveller Returns To Find Constuction A-Go-Go

I’ve returned from a few weeks travelling around the Med and find my comfortable little cul de sac has become a universal building site.  One neighbour is knocking out the back of his house to form a huge kitchen/family space.  […]

Spacial Awareness For Multi Purpose Rooms

Spacial awareness must surely be one of the major things that family members have to learn from very tiny.  This is particularly important if there are several folk living in one apartment or smaller house.   The sitting room needs to […]

Questions To Kick Off Interior Design Project

Interior design is a massively wide topic.  We might think that it’s just about how our sitting room is furnished or what we hide up in the bedrooms, but there is a great deal more.  Before contemplating the overhaul of […]

Interior Design Holds Strong Gallic Charm

I was watching a remake of a favourite french detective series –   this parisian based sleuth lives in a fabulously atmospheric apartment off one of the fashionable arondisements.  In Paris of course, it’s important to be in the right area […]

Dreaming The Dream Cottage

We have so many different types of house in this country – that is one of the fantastic things about living in this small island.    There is no one style that you can say is typically British.  Up in Scotland […]