Author: Rachael Pietrzak

Ideas and inspiration at Maison & Objet

January saw us take our annual trip to Paris for the Maison et Objet tradeshow, looking for new products, ideas and inspiration for the year ahead. The show is a great place for us to see the new trends for the season which we hope to bring to our show home designs very soon. There […]

The Power of Greenery

All hail the power of greenery, an easy and cost-effective way to freshen up any home. Plants, whether real or artificial, are quickly becoming a staple in any home. A simple injection of greenery can totally transform a space, from dreary and bland to warm and inviting. The addition of a pop of green can […]

The New Neutral Colours

Already this year we have seen a lot of colour in interiors and the way we see and use different shades in our home is changing. White, grey and beige have long been the go-to colours for decorating homes and while they create a calm, soothing and minimal interior, these shades have had their day […]

Hygge – embrace the Scandinavian living

As winter well and truly takes hold, make the most of staying indoors and embrace some Scandinavian living, bringing “Hygge” into your home. It’s that time of year when the weather takes a turn for the worse. Evenings are dark and cold which makes staying inside, switching off and getting cosy ever more appealing. The […]

Yellow… is having it’s moment

Yellow – the colour of sunshine, joy and happiness. Its warmth and boldness create the feel-good factor and has been embraced by the world of fashion as well as interiors this season. A colour once probably avoided both in terms of clothing and home design for being unflattering and dated, is now really having its […]

Dulux colour of the year: Heart Wood

In the fast paced society we live in today, with the work/life balance becoming increasingly blurred and the world being in a general state of uncertainty and instability, we need now more than ever for our homes to be a place of peace and tranquillity. Trends Interior trends are shifting towards that of simplicity… with […]