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4 Ways to Tell Your Story In Your Home

The inside of your house offers the perfect opportunity to tell your story. Your home is an extension of you and your family – it sees you through the ups and downs, trials and joys of life. Just like your hobbies and fashion sense, your home can give great insight into your personality. For example, […]

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Kitchen

4 Shaker Kitchen Designs I LOVE – Creativity Month

Did you know that January is the month of Creativity? It’s a time to think outside the box, in life and in your occupation – to find new, creative ways to do things. Pretty cool, huh? I love kitchens. As a Kitchen Designer, I spend a lot of time looking at the way kitchens are […]

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Bedroom
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6 Ways to Make Your Bedroom Fit for a Perfect Night’s Sleep

With the Festival of Sleep Day coming up next Saturday, and the likely sleep deficit we all have after the New Year festivities, what better time to talk about your bedroom and your sleep than right now! There are so many factors that contribute towards your ability (or inability) to sleep, so here are 6 […]

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2019 – New Year, New Start – Planning the Year Ahead

Fresh Start to 2019 Brings New Goals & Opportunities Happy New Year!! I hope you had a wonderful Christmas and are excited for 2019! As with every new year, many of us make resolutions, sketch out plans and create goals, with newfound determination to accomplish them. The New Year brings opportunity for a fresh start […]

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Living Room

5 Ways to Reduce Cooking Smells in an Open-Plan Living Space

    Open-plan living is popular and for very good reason. Having a large open living area emphasises a light, spacious feel. It encourages socialising and allows the kitchen and living area to have several functions. But, the one downside that seems to be a common concern is the worry of cooking smells seeping through […]

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Bathroom
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The Bathroom Project – Studio at 17

Our rental home bathroom has been neglected since we moved in – that’s soon to change! Check out my plans to turn our tired bathroom into an opulent haven. I’ve called this blog ‘Studio at 17’ because The Mister and I live at No. 17 down a little street in a Historic Town in Yorkshire. […]

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Kitchen

Choosing Kitchen Worktops – What You Should Know

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Designing your dream kitchen can be an exciting experience. The process is filled with opportunities to create a beautiful, stylish and highly functional space that suits you perfectly. Designing your dream kitchen can also be a minefield – there is so much to consider! You need to think about unit […]

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Living Room

5 Ways to Make Your Living Room Feel So Cosy For Winter

Survive the cold winter season by making your living room feel so cosy and warm this year! Dark mornings and evenings, woolly jumpers and frosty breath on a brisk walk – it’s nearly that time again. Winter, for me, has always brought mixed feelings. I feel such irritation at the lack of sunlight and blue […]

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Kitchen

3 Splashback Choices to Update Your Kitchen Style

The finishing touches to a kitchen can be one of the most important aspects to really bringing out your unique style. Usually when you go to choose and design your kitchen, the splashback would be a vital component of the full process. But it is also one of the ways you can update and freshen […]

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Kitchen

KBB Birmingham 2018 – Industrial & Concrete Trend & How You Can Follow It

One of the main themes running through a lot of the kitchens that were on show at KBB Birmingham 2018, was the gorgeous concrete trend that we have been seeing more of this year. Personally, I have always loved the industrial, cool concrete look, but it can be a daunting one. Have a look at […]

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