Most Popular Posts

Winter Blues? Beautiful Blue Rooms to help you Beat those Woes

Sometimes the feel and flavour of a room can be conveyed with a single piece of furniture, but sometimes it takes a little more work, involving the deployment of an array of surface finishes, fabrics and textiles. But blue is one of those intriguing colours which does a lot with a little, and at the...

8 quick decluttering rules for an organised hallway

A hallway can easily become a muddle of coats, shoes and bags, but restoring order is a relatively quick task and very worthwhile in the stress free home stakes. The first thing to do in the hallway is to get rid of all dumping grounds. Any flat surface will get filled up with whatever people have...

Velvet set to take over homes this autumn

velvet, soft furnishing, sofa, living room furniture
YH&H is currently obsessed with velvet interiors – and it's set to take over every room in our homes!  For those of us preparing for autumn/winter, velvet is the luxury fabric we're all apparently craving in our abode. The sumptuous fabric will be a key look in homes this season. Perfect for adding a splash of colour...

Inspiration

Space saving ideas for modern dining

Smart storage solutions and relaxed seating ideas for laid back dining rooms. Corner It Creating a built-in seat around a window area will take up less space as the table can be pushed right into the corner of the room. Make it from tongue-and-groove panels or painted floorboards for a rustic country look, which you can continue...

Give new life to your kitchen wooden worktops

wooden worktops, kitchen worktops
 Are your kitchen wooden worktops looking a little chipped and marked? Are you thinking about replacing or reviving them? Why not try sanding them down. This DIY process can give your worktops and kitchen a whole new lease of life. The effort you will need to put into sanding down your worktops will depend on when...

Velvet set to take over homes this autumn

velvet, soft furnishing, sofa, living room furniture
YH&H is currently obsessed with velvet interiors – and it's set to take over every room in our homes!  For those of us preparing for autumn/winter, velvet is the luxury fabric we're all apparently craving in our abode. The sumptuous fabric will be a key look in homes this season. Perfect for adding a splash of colour...