Category home products

Debenhams blogger garden competition

Check out the amazing garden competition for bloggers to enter – I have – take a look below, what do you think? Don’t think I will be winning any literary prizes any time soon, but it was great fun to enter. If you are a blogger, you can enter by visiting the company’s blog. Visit […]

Now’s the time for vinyl flooring to shine – from stripes to metallic…

Visiting my friend in her lovely new build home, I was very interested to see the significant use of vinyl flooring by the developers. In the kitchen and bathrooms (nothing unusual there) but also the hallway in a wood design which looked so ‘real’ that I had to stop and take a closer look (and […]

Enhancing the Hallway – a home styling interior design story – Episode One

Enhancing the hallway – Home Styling Interior Design project – Episode One… At the moment I’m starting on an interior home styling interiors project journey – would you like to join me? Over the next 6 months each stage of the project will be talked about on the A Passion for Homes website and on […]

And so to bed – but which one? Information and design suggestions from A Passion for Homes

And so to bed…. but which one? It’s a commitment purchase that needs to last for years, it needs to be comfortable (for all occupants!), there is massive choice in bed frame (to divan or not to divan!) and what about the hardness of the mattress too?! Little wonder many people feel daunted when it […]

My top metallic choices for this spring, and some insights into my style…

Recently, an interview took place – with me! Blush! Terry’s Blinds have got a very interesting section on their website blog called Designer Insights where you can meet a whole host of interesting people, all with the common theme of design and interior design. I was honored to be asked to join them! Double blush! […]

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 […]

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 […]

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” […]

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 […]

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, […]