Monthly Archives: March 2014

A fresh look for spring – use lighting as your inspiration…

Creating a fresh look for spring Now the clocks have gone forward and spring has definitely arrived, you may be thinking about a spot of spring cleaning and updating your home with a fresh look. There are many ways of changing the look of your interior décor without having to spend a lot of money […]

Meet Elsie and Fleur – gorgeous hand crafted UK home products and gifts

The sweet heart blackboard from Elsie & Fleur was so popular, I thought I’d show you a few more of their products. All the crafters featured on their website are based in the Westcountry and their products are hand-made with love. Their items range from cards and children’s clothes to stained glass and sock animals. […]

Bed linen guide from House of Fraser – buying from now on will be a dream!

  Check out this bed linen guide from House of Fraser – makes fantastic reading and perfect sense – thanks guys! Cover photos is the Sheridan Chroma Range from House of Fraser.   Don’t forget to visit the main A Passion for Homes website for more interior design, home staging stories, home products, dream homes, […]

Check out Linens Direct’s favourite interior trends

Welcome to the blog Linens Direct’s favourite interior design trends and ways of updating your decor, but which one is your favourite? Bring The Outdoors In ‘Getting back in touch with nature and bringing outdoor themes into the home is a key trend for 2014. We’ll see lots of raw forms, such as stone and […]

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Bright interior design ideas to brighten your day…

Bright Interior Design for dull days! Well, we have had a wet and miserable winter and the wind seems to be hanging on into spring, but I’m hoping this feature on using bright colours in interior design will bring some sunshine into your day! Brights. It’s all about impact… Style Firstly, choose your style. You […]

Range of beautiful products from Sophie Conran – enjoy!

The herb pots by Sophie Conran that were part of the weekly free prize draw (via Potter and Rest), were so beautiful and popular, I thought I’d share some of her other lovely products with you…   Sophie Conran explains more about the background of her products: ‘I’m a working mother and have turned my […]

How DIY SOS saved The Doll’s House, DIY SOS and ‘The Dolls’ House’ So, see how using could have helped home owner Michael Purdie avoid cowboy builders and not have to call on Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team to rebuild ‘The Dolls’ House’… Kevin Byrne, CEO of is championing Michael Purdie, victim of a West Sussex rogue […]