Columns

June 22, 2015
Designing your own coir mat is an easy do-it-yourself project with plenty of different options.

Decorated welcome mats add lots of character to an entryway. Anything goes, from short messages of welcome (or warnings) to house numbers, geometric patterns and bright florals......(read more)

June 15, 2015
A mix of styles and cultures happily keep each other company in this enchanting form of decorating

Living with Bohemian Style is like wearing your heart on your sleeve. All your personal passions are out in the open for everyone to see. It may appear jumbled, but every item has a story to tell, and this is the enchantment.

The underlying philosophy behind Bohemian Style is to gather around you cherished objects that have been collected on travels around the world. So you will discover a mix of styles and cultures that happily keep each other company......(read more)

June 8, 2015
A garden of neutral shades can be glorious, but a splash of colour can enhance your greens and browns.

Dear Debbie,

We are planning our backyard and would like an area set aside for relaxing as well as some gardens and maybe a water feature. What makes sense and is not too time-consuming to keep up? ...(read more)