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It may sound strange, but one of the things I was desperate to have in this house was a utility room

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It may sound strange, but one of the things I was desperate to have in this house was a utility room

Having not had an area to do laundry in LA, there were always clothes drying by the kitchen, which drove me mad! Especially now we’re about to have a second child, I’m under no illusion that the mess is going to double! First on my list was practicality, but secondly, I wanted the laundry room to still feel stylish and interesting. We luckily inherited a pair of cane cupboards with built-in shelving and heating racks, which are brilliant for soggy hand-washing. We painted them in Deep Reddish Brown No.W101 by Farrow & Ball. The colour is bold and warm, looking more fiery in the sunshine and chocolatey-brown...


6 easy ways to create a serene home this spring

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6 easy ways to create a serene home this spring

Here is how to reduce anxiety from room to room. With the world currently on ‘lockdown’ in a bid to beat Covid-19, the concept of forced self-isolation and uncertainty can be daunting for us all. Having to suddenly work from home or not be able to venture out freely can certainly enhance our anxiety. Our homes or living spaces can have a huge impact on our moods and well-being. But with some savvy, design ideas we can create a calming sanctuary to help restore a sense of peace in our routines. So in this period of indefinite ‘lockdown’, let’s use...


2019-08-30

2019-08-30

Hello, my wonderful friends! How are you today? I am truly happy to start slowing down this week and start my kids’ back-to-school shopping. Doing it for three kids isn’t an easy task, but I will try to have some fun. Now, let’s focus on this new “Interior Design Ideas”. Built by Timber Trails Development Company and with interiors by the talented Julie Howard (previously featured here – a must-see post!), here, here, here, here, here & here), this beautiful home is an east coast inspired home located in Western Springs, a suburb about 20 miles outside of Chicago. The home’s...