Christmas Home Style: Traditional vs Contemporary

Christmas Home Style: Traditional vs Contemporary

There’s always a lot of talk about the different ‘looks’ for Christmas decor, and I’m sure this year will be the same. In fact, I’m pretty sure I’ll be writing a few posts like that myself in the coming weeks. Do you like the more Traditional Christmas tree, or perhaps...
Christmas Home: Early Decor Preparations

Christmas Home: Early Decor Preparations

Do you start preparing for Christmas and Home decorating early? I must admit, until I started blogging, and probably until I had school aged children, I didn’t go too mad. Now, I get bombarded by Christmas in October and the children seem to be planning for it since the beginning...
Wallpaper Wednesday: Tress by Sian Elin

Wallpaper Wednesday: Tress by Sian Elin

  Oh be still my beating heart. Welcome to Wallpaper Wednesday and this week’s offering, Tress by Sian Elin. Tress Multi is a graphic, colourful take on ancient Eastern design and I love it. I love the nod towards the pastel trend; very popular this summer and I think it’s...
Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

I’ve been after some of these honeycomb paper balls for a while now and so when I saw these in the Scarlett Willow catalogue I was keen to get my hands on some. Thankfully they were kind enough to send me a few samples so I could show you how...
3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

It’s Friday and so time to look forward to the weekend. January has now come to an end to, thankfully for some of us, and so you might be finding more time and motivation to put some of your home decorating ideas into practice. The weekend is a great time...
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Top Trends in Throws and Blankets

Top Trends in Throws and Blankets

It’s that time of year when we start to put the fire on in the evenings and snuggle up under a throw on the sofa. Well, I know I do! Even though the house is warm and cosy, I still find myself getting a little chilly as the night draws in, and I like nothing...
#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers 20th November

#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers 20th November

Welcome to #LoveYourHome, the linky post where bloggers can share their latest home and interior blog posts for all to see. Last week’s Top Picks share some great colour inspiration, with copper running through two of them. Do take a look and see what you think. 1. Beautiful gold, pink and copper tones in this...
Inspiring Interiors: Traditional Apartments

Inspiring Interiors: Traditional Apartments

Today’s guest post is talking about one of the staple looks in interior design; the traditional look, and how it’s making a comeback! Enjoy. Interior design themes seem to come and go like the seasons, whether it’s French provincial, modern industrial or sixties retro. As soon as a room is redecorated, it’s no longer in...
7 Space Saving Bathroom and En-Suite Tips

7 Space Saving Bathroom and En-Suite Tips

The exciting news here at Love Chic Living HQ, is that next year we’re hoping to convert the attic. Plans and drawings are being done as we speak, and we may even have a builder commissioned by the end of the year. So, my creative juices are well and truly flowing and I’ve been starting...
Review: Countertop Mini Fridge from Husky

Review: Countertop Mini Fridge from Husky

With Christmas on the way, it’s time to start preparing your home, and I’m feeling all inspired to get a few jobs done around the place. There’s quite a bit to do when I think about it, so I’m not really sure if it will all get done, but the kitchen is my main priority...
Chic Showcase: Edited - Contemporary Homewares

Chic Showcase: Edited – Contemporary Homewares

A little while ago I was contacted by a company opening their next store in Tunbridge Wells, inviting me along to the opening. Unfortunately, I couldn’t make it, but on looking at their website, I knew immediately this was my kind of shop! Edited.co.uk is full of bright, colourful, contemporary homewares at great prices, and...
WIN £200 to Spend on UCLIC Home Office Desk Furniture

WIN £200 to Spend on UCLIC Home Office Desk Furniture

Good morning and welcome to this week’s fabulous giveaway. The lovely people at Kit Out My Office have given me £200 to give away to one lucky winner, to spend on the brilliant UCLIC home office desk range. The UCLIC Home Office Desk range is made in the UK, extremely easy to build, FSC approved...
Lustre 2014: The Preview Event

Lustre 2014: The Preview Event

Last night I spent an inspiring evening at the Lustre 2014 Preview Event. As you might recall, I’m very proud to be the official blogger for Lustre, the premier craft market for you and your home. Earlier this year, I sat on the selection panel, choosing makers and designers to show at the event, and...
Blogger Competition: I'm Dreaming of Debenhams Dinnerware

Blogger Competition: I’m Dreaming of Debenhams Dinnerware

Bloggers, welcome to this fabulous Christmas competition I’m running in association with Debenhams. If you would like the chance to win £250 to spend at Debenhams plus a Christmas Food Hamper worth £150, read on! We would like you to create a Moodboard using Debenahams items, describing your dream Christmas table spread. Then write a...
#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers 14th November

#LoveYourHome Linky for Bloggers 14th November

Hello, and welcome to this week’s Love Your Home feature – it’s a day late, but hopefully you won’t mind! Thanks to everyone who took part last week, great to see so many fabulous interiors posts once again. I’m always so inspired by the work and creativity that goes into them. This week’s Top Picks...
How to Choose a Bathroom Suite the Easy Way

How to Choose a Bathroom Suite the Easy Way

Picking a new bathroom suite seems like fun but sometimes it turns into the most stressful task imaginable. When you take a look at the amount of choice you have – and the different styles of suite to choose from – it is easy to feel overwhelmed. But it doesn’t have to be that way....
Discover the Competition to Win £500 worth of Duette® Blinds

Discover the Competition to Win £500 worth of Duette® Blinds

I  know lots of you follow the blog to see the competitions and giveaways that I’m lucky enough to run, and so I’m pleased to be able to share this great competition with you today. Now, I’m not running it on my blog on this occasion, but you can easily hop over to Duette® Blinds and...
Home Truths: What Home Means to Me

Home Truths: What Home Means to Me

Home. It has a special meaning for most of us doesn’t it? Whether it’s the home in which we grew up, or the home in which we are bringing up our own family. You may own it, or you may rent, but generally we have some deep connection with the bricks and mortar we call...
Christmas Wish List

Christmas Wish List

Have you picked out your Christmas wish list yet? Do you start to mentally collate some ideas in preparation for that all important question: What would you like for Christmas? Do you add items for the home? Or do you prefer to receive personal items? I’ve been looking around myself to find a little collection...
WIN a Cosy Contemporary Living Room Bundle from Heart of House

WIN a Cosy Contemporary Living Room Bundle from Heart of House

Well, it certainly seems that the Autumnal weather has joined us in full force now, and if you feel like you need to wrap up warm in the evenings, I have the just the right thing. The lovely people at Heart of House, a new brand featured at Argos, have kindly allowed me to select...