Monthly Archives: April 2014

Meet Yumbox – the fab new lunchbox!

This summer will see the launch of Yumbox in the UK & Ireland. Already a huge hit in the US, Australia and New Zealand this award winning kids lunch box is sure to be the next ‘must have’ accessory for discerning parents and kids. Yumbox is stylish, nutritionally designed and portion controlled. It is also […]

Shower doors, designs and lighting, plus vote for your favourite – a bath or a shower?

As showers become ever more popular, the choice and design available to us has also increased. The possibility of adding a stylish shower as a key design feature, not just a box in the corner, has become a reality! With a range of shapes, sizes, and designs, intriguing lighting options and thousands of tile, paint […]

Jo’s favourite products from designer Alison Cork – what’s yours?

  With botanicals a pervasive interiors trend this season, the Botanical Cushions range from Alison at Home will add interest, style and a welcome pop of colour to bedrooms and living rooms. The cushion features a hummingbird – a symbol of life and happiness in Southern and Central America. It is printed and woven in […]

April Checkatrade.com and A Passion for Homes ‘How to’ – sand floorboards

Monthly ‘How to’ from Checkatrade.com and A Passion for Homes Our very popular monthly ‘How to’ blog from a checkatrade.com expert continues with how to sand floorboards: By Dave Hambleton, Owner of Hambletons. ‘In recent years, making the most of wooden floorboards has become increasingly trendy. Savvy homeowners will also know that keeping floorboards in […]

Unique and beautiful products from Glasgow based Pierrot et Coco

If you want something a bit more unique for your home – quality and quirky means Pierrot et Coco: Wonderful or what?! These products from Pierrot et Coco are: Tom Frost’s illustrated heron on a cotton apron (which comes in a storage bag) Matching Heron and Grebe Tea Towels Framed “How Does Your Garden Grow” […]