Monthly Archives: August 2013

Coastal Interior Design – keep the summer feeling going!

After a recent trip to Cornwall the breathtaking scenery, inspired thoughts of coastal and nautical interior design. So, if you live in a city, or inland, can you buy into coastal interior design? Absolutely. Classic, contemporary, shabby chic or just plain fun, the coastal / nautical interior design scheme has numerous forms! From subtle, soft […]

Space saving loft design by Landmark Lofts

This guest blog by Landmark Lofts is a great read, featuring designer tips on making the most of space in a loft, often an awkward shape to work with – some tips are definitely transferable to other rooms in your house too! Enjoy… How to maximise space in your home – a space-saving guest post […]

Innovative UK designed and produced unqiue lighting from Token Homewares

Interview with Abigail Causer director of Token Homewares How did your company came into being – people are always intrigued by the people story, aren’t they?! ‘I’ve always been the same, as a kid I was a scruffy little thing, I spent all of my time in my Dad’s woodworking workshop. Most of the time […]

Outstanding Belgravia Mews property oozes contemporary class

The thick fog is swirling, the night is bitter and the sound of horse’s hooves on cobbles echoes through the deserted streets. For over three hundred years the back street stable mews buildings, at the rear of substantial family homes, housed servants, horses and coaches – probably not the most pleasant of areas! Jump to […]

New vote: the worst household chore

CLICK HERE to go to the main A Passion for Homes website too… Monthly A Passion for Homes vote! So, life is busy and time is short, and somehow there is always housework to do – it never ends!! Opinions differ and some household chores some people actually enjoy doing, but in your opinion What’s […]

The Magnificent Seven…Sofas!

Guest blog by Mike Bowers Mike Bowers is an independent interior designer based in Leicester. He pulls together his favourite product finds over at the Bowers blog on the website of UK Oak Doors for whom he provides freelance design advice. Seven Stunning Sofas ‘When you’re buying furniture for your home, one decision I believe […]