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Fabulous ideas for dressing your oak furniture

Oak furniture on its own can lend a certain sense of warmth, texture and style to the interior decoration to your home. Adding a few extra decorative details on, in and around your oak furniture can make it look even more stunning. However, when it comes to dressing your oak furniture it’s always going to be important to choose the right style. The types of decorative items, colours and materials chosen should ensure you accentuate the wood and heighten its [...]

New Year – New Home – With Gorgeous Oak Furniture

With the over-indulgence of Christmas out the way, the beginning of a new year often inspires many of us. In fact, most of us make a fresh start in January with a whole host of New Year’s Resolutions - whether that's to get rid of old oak furniture, clear out the shed or go to the gym. However, many of resolutions fall to the wayside as the year progresses, which can be for a number of reasons. Is your home [...]

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 [...]

Dress Up Your Home With An Oak Dresser

There are numerous ways in which you can enhance your interior design with oak furniture. However, one furniture trend that appears to be making a comeback is the oak dresser. It seems that the dresser is one of those pieces of furniture that continually comes in and out of fashion. Right now, it’s back in favour as a key furniture feature in home design - and here’s why. A modern alternative You can be forgiven for thinking of dressers as being [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Oak Furniture Winter Wood Care Guide

With winter well underway, many of us will be switching our central heating on full pelt to make sure it stays nice and cosy indoors. However, have you considered the effects the extreme heat or even the extreme cold of winter can have on your natural oak furniture? Even though your oak furniture isn’t exposed to the harsh weather outside, the dramatic changes in temperature inside can still have an effect. Wood is a breathable and porous material. This makes it [...]

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 [...]

Decorating With Oak Furniture

Oak furniture has the ability to create a relaxed atmosphere in a home with its light golden and amber tones. Furniture that is made from oak is durable and sturdy. Oak furniture is used in traditional style, but there are now many modern pieces made from this wood. Also, oak furniture can have different finishes so that is able to compliment a modern style. Compliment Oak Furniture With Colour Oak wood has natural tones, which include gold, light yellow, honey and [...]

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2016 trends: Magnificent marble

Magnificent marble has been one of the biggest and most beautiful trends this year in home decor. The stores are brimming with everything from marble floor tiles to marble kitchen counters, table tops and accessories, and designers are combining this classic stone with cool white or matt black. Marble is synonymous with wealth and luxury, typically associated with traditional homes. Lately however, it has been used extensively in more modern spaces, particularly with industrial interiors - earning it a new, trendier reputation. [...]