Tips

The Perfect New Year’s Dinner Party With Oak Dining Furniture

The holiday season is just weeks away; and while the lead up to Christmas may be considered the main event, it is also a good time to start planning for New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. With the eve of a new year imminent, many of us will be thinking about the best way to celebrate 2017; and there’s nothing better than hosting a fabulous dinner party. Whether you have four guests, or fourteen, the intimate setting of a [...]

Exciting Design Trends for 2017

The dawn of a new year is nearly upon us, so what better time to start looking at some of next year’s biggest, brightest and most popular design trends for interiors. While there are some trusted favourites from this year still continuing to be popular, there are also some interesting new design trends too. Transitional Flooring Design Trends It’s not uncommon in homes to find a plethora of contrasting textures, materials and colours that work to create dramatic and unusual looks in [...]

Transform your lounge this Christmas with oak lounge furniture

Inevitably for most of us, Christmas is about socialising with family and friends. However, much of this entertainment happens in our own homes. While cramming as many people into one place as possible is often part of the charm of this jolly season, it often makes for a cramped occasion. This is particularly true in those key entertaining areas such as the living room. In order to make sure you lounge is a serene, comfortable and welcoming space for socialising; we’ve got some great [...]

Create bedroom bliss this winter with oak bedroom furniture

With the nights drawing in and the weather taking a turn for the worse, naturally our desire to head outside diminishes, unless it’s a clear crisp day of course. However, rather than feeling glum about being stuck indoors this winter, you can embrace the season and create a snug, blissful retreat inside that will make even the dullest of days seem bright.  The perfect place to start is with your bedroom as those long dark nights will no doubt beckon [...]

An Oak Dining Table and More – Christmas Interior Tips for a Great Festive Season

Amazingly there are less than seven weeks left until Christmas, which means it’s time to start getting ready for all the fun and merriment the festive season has in store. For some, the realisation of how quickly Christmas is approaching may evoke feelings of mass excitement, while others might feel completely panic-stricken with so much to do in the oncoming weeks. However, it’s important to keep calm, as there is still plenty of time left and we’ve got some helpful [...]

How to maximise space in your home this winter with Oak Furniture

Inevitably in winter we’ll spend more time indoors, so it can begin to feel a little cramped and claustrophobic. Many of us face the problem of not enough space, and it doesn’t matter whether you’re a self-confessed hoarder, you have an abundance of furniture or a lack of storage - the bottom line is to fight cabin fever by reassessing the space within to create more. Thankfully there are a number of ways to create more space without having to [...]

Give Oak Furniture Some TLC: It’s Easy and Quick

Oak is a popular material in furniture, because of its durability and longevity. This is why it is a worthy and practical investment, especially if you want to get the most out of home furnishings. Most importantly oak furniture is simply beautiful. Even in its simplest design, the natural wood grain and color makes every piece stunning to look at. It can add character and statement in your home. Not to mention, that old-world and sophisticated feel. When it comes [...]

How to Add Warmth Inside and Outside of Your Home

Who doesn't want a home that is warm and inviting? It would be amazing to live in it, and people would find themselves revisiting just to experience that warmth again. But how do you create that kind of atmosphere and environment? By making the right choices in interior design. Start with a welcoming entrance If you want to create a strong first impression, then you need to give your home's main entrance the right treatment. It's the first thing that people [...]

Colours That Match Oak Furniture

Colours That Match Oak Furniture If you have just got yourself some amazing new oak furniture or you having a style overhaul, then you need to know what colours go with oak furniture. Oak furniture is highly versatile and can pretty much go with every colour that there is. Oak furniture comes in a number of colours, meaning that your colour options are endless. You are able to accent oak furniture with neutrals, as these will make your furniture stand out [...]

Hallway ideas

Transform your hallway with these gorgeous hallway ideas

Your hallway is often the first 'room' that your guests see when they visit your home and sets the tone for the rest of the house. The Victorians regarded the hallway as an area of great importance, where they would welcome their esteemed guests and demonstrate their wealth and good taste. But in many homes today, the hallway is a bit of an afterthought - somewhere to dump shoes, coats and bags before moving on to another area. Here we look [...]