Tag - Design Trends

Create a statement with oak bookshelves

Whether you’re looking for additional storage or simply to make a nice feature in almost any area in your home, oak bookshelves could be the perfect answer. Although they get their name from storing books in times gone by, there is now much more to these versatile pieces of furniture than you think. And, with #shelfie now a regular trending topic on Twitter people are showcasing endless possibilities. Bookshelves can now add character, order and style to any room. Think beyond [...]

5 Fantastic ways to freshen up your lounge this spring with oak living room furniture

With signs of spring starting to creep through, many of us will be ready to blow away the cobwebs of winter and embrace the new season with open arms! And if that’s you, we have some fabulous ideas for how to give your living room a new look this Spring. Better yet, without even having to don your scruffs and paint brushes! We’ve got 5 fantastic ideas for using oak living room furniture to give your lounge a much needed [...]

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 [...]

Creating The Perfect Home Office with Oak Office Furniture

In the modern world, there are now more and more people working from home. Whether it’s through remote working facilities or setting up a new business venture, as a working solution it has numerous benefits including low overheads and more flexibility. However, when it comes to successfully creating a home office there are a few key considerations to take into account to ensure it’s an area designed to maximise your productivity. Considerations such as using oak office furniture or ensuring [...]

Great Ideas To Bring Texture To Your Home with Oak Lounge Furniture

When it comes to decorating your home there are a great deal of different techniques you can use to bring character, depth and warmth. While colours and patterns go a long way to draw the eye in and create interesting features, they often do little to stimulate and soothe the senses. This is where using texture can really help. Why not try to use different textures in your home? It can be a highly effective method of bringing your interior [...]

How to create a rustic feel in a modern home with oak dining furniture

If you have a modern home, you might feel you can’t incorporate a rustic theme into your interior design. However, just because you may live in a relatively new house, or even have a modern take on your decor, you can still incorporate a number of different aspects. It is possible to give you a warm, comfortable and rustic feel with plenty of character and style. This can be done with oak dining furniture or other great oak features. The wonders [...]

How to create a cosy Christmas with Oak Furniture

For many of us Christmas is about bringing the whole family or friends together on mass, which fits in perfectly with the stereotypical Christmas’ portrayed on TV adverts and in films. However, this isn’t the case for everyone. For some people, Christmas is a quieter, more sedate affair, either by design or circumstances. But just because you’re not hosting a large group for Christmas, this doesn't mean you can’t make the most of the festive season and it doesn’t all [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Warm your home with beautiful oak furniture and flooring

As an interior design material, wood has been a long-standing addition to homes all over the world. This is not only because of its beautiful grains, colours and textures, but also because it can add a little warmth to our homes too. However, you don’t have to re-create a complete log-cabin look to achieve great results with oak furniture, as adding small accent piece of wood throughout your home can be just as effective in adding a little extra warmth [...]