We’re all familiar with the challenges of living in a small space: limited storage, the need to be constantly tidy (or risk losing your belongings, let alone your mind!), the necessity of being flexible about how you use your space and the furniture you choose – these are all givens for making the most of small space living. But what happens when one becomes two and you make the decision.
It’s summer (yippee!) which means it’s time to embrace your inner boho and spend time in the great outdoors underneath some seriously stylish canvas (aka a tent). Whether you’re planning a trip that involves glamping or camping at a festival, a family camp site, the middle of nowhere or in your own back garden, there are plenty of ways to make the most of your temporary space and create the.
It’s summer holiday season: that’s official! So while you’re lounging on your lounger and daydreaming your days away, cast your mind forward a month or two… to the end of summer (sorry!) We’ve grown accustomed to the sunny days – the bright orange sun and the appealing bright blue sky… so much so that a grey day seems a long way away! Keep the summer spirit alive forever by bringing.
We don’t want to jinx it, but the weather has been so gorgeous for such a long time there’s nowhere else we’d rather be! Which brings us onto the subject of holidays… Staycation anyone? What about a home from home staycation where you hang about your house but use the time to do something productive? If that sounds appealing, we can thoroughly recommend the blog ‘Your Weekend Project: Make the.
The sun has been shining for what seems like months now; the football has added a distinctly holiday-feel to day-to-day life (until last Tuesday, at least!); and there’s still two months of summer stretching out ahead of us. Bliss! While you might not have the time, money or the inclination to jet off somewhere exotic, you can still embrace five-star hotel luxe in your home. Taking inspiration from Claudia.
Looking for inspirational top tips on how to make the most of space in a pocket pad, we came across this fabulous blog with 10 tips for maximising storage space in a tiny kitchen https://bit.ly/2LPahMK Here’s a snapshot of our favourite hot hacks on how to maximise space in a tiny kitchen: * Install a low, shallow shelf over the kitchen counter * Take advantage of every inch of wall.
Whether you’re looking for fab food, funky music or simply a place to hang out, the UK’s festival circuit has it all. Check out the hottest festivals taking place around the country this summer, courtesy of Grazia Magazine, 18 June (grazia.co.uk) British Summer Time – Hyde Park London Grazia says: The one-dayer that defies genre, the British Summer Time festival, has become a huge fixture – and this year.
Here on the Futon Company Blog we often focus on macro trends as well as day-to-day interiors and lifestyle trends. Previous topics have focused on the ever-decreasing footprints of new houses, changes in home ownership and societal shifts in living patterns. It’s a well-known fact that renting is on the increase among young people, and that getting a foot on the property ladder is becoming harder than ever for.
For many of us, relaxation is as simple as a good book and a cup of tea, curled up on a comfy sofa or cosy bed. It’s a simple pleasure linked to the carefree days of childhood long gone-by. So it comes as no surprise to learn that the children’s book that grown-ups most want to read again is The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. The 1950 classic by.
Now that summer’s fast approaching our thoughts (if not our actions) will inevitably turn to downtime and relaxation… Think sun-drenched beaches, lazy afternoons in the park and tackling that pile of books you’ve been meaning to read forever. Sounds blissful, doesn’t it? But not everyone can take a holiday. Through lack of time or money, work or family pressures, there are many reasons why a holiday might not be on.