With January now behind us, it could be that all your good intentions for 2018 are starting to wane. Perhaps a life of hyper-exercise and going without the food and drink you love is taking its toll on your excitement for life… If that’s the case, there’s no shame – simply shift your good intentions to your home, and channel your well-being into something more inspiring by having a space-enhancing.
Feel the love for where you live this month and check out what’s on locally with our Futon Company What’s On Guide… EDINBURGH Edinburgh’s 101 Objects Discover the rich history of Edinburgh through 101 of its most treasured objects. To celebrate the year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, this unique visitor experience will bring Edinburgh’s vibrant past to life. The city-wide attraction is a first for Edinburgh, with 50.
In our last blog we declared January the month of Human Hibernation – a time to revel in the relief that now’s the time to stock up on your sleep. But what if the thought of sleep is easier than the act itself? We take guidance and inspiration from Professor Jason Ellis, Professor of Sleep at the Northumbria Centre for Sleep Research and author of ‘The One-Week Insomnia Cure’ to.
With the festivities well and truly over, now’s the time to take action (or inaction if we’re being really honest), and turn your attention to the next best thing – human hibernation! What with Dry January, Veganuary and money too tight to mention, this is traditionally the month where restriction becomes an art form. With human hibernation the opposite is true – the more sleep you get, the better! So.
New Year, new you! With 2018 upon us, it’s a time for resolutions, fresh starts, new hobbies and physical fitness. Get geared up for a fabulous new chapter and check out what’s on where you live with our Futon Company What’s On Guide… EDINBURGH Edinburgh’s 101 Objects Discover the rich history of Edinburgh through 101 of its most treasured objects. To celebrate the year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, this.
With New Year just around the corner, thoughts are turning to new beginnings, fitness regimes and resolutions. But before that, it’s party time and there’s fun to be had. If New Year’s Eve is shaping up to be a big one and you’re panicking about where to put guests, or indeed where to sleep yourself if visiting friends, fear not – here at Futon Company we sell a fabulous.
It’s no secret that Scandi style is synonymous with perennial cool. 2016 was the year of ‘hygge’, which elevated the Danish concept of cosyness to iconic status. Meanwhile, 2017 has been all about ‘lagom’, the Swedish concept of ‘not too much, not too little.’ Whether your loyalties lie with the Swedes, the Danish or the Norwegians, there’s no denying that Scandi-chic equals a stylish home. elledecoration.co.uk, December 2017, explores Scandi.
It’s Christmas (well nearly) – the most magical time of the year! Think sumptuous food, fabulous winter wonderlands, festive frolics and shopping galore. Whatever sparks your imagination, there’s plenty to do this month. Check out the action in our Futon Company What’s On Guide… EDINBURGH Christmas Market The traditional Christmas Market spreads to George Street offering a unique, festive shopping experience for every visitor with its array of crafters, artists,.
As experts in small space living, we take an active interest in macro and micro trends in and around the home. In the past we’ve shared several blogs focusing on the increase of so-called micro homes, so a feature in the August issue of Elle Decoration caught our eye. According to writer Eliza Honey, “Developers, housebuilders and even design brands are doing a lot more with a lot less space..
All eyes are on the clock right now, with autumn time well and truly here! Despite the inevitable grumbles about shorter, darker days, others heralded the return of Nesting Season, not least because of the excuse to spend extra time in bed and on the sofa in front of Netflix! Prepare your bedroom and get set for Nesting Season with these handy hints from elledecoration.co.uk (November 2017): • A good.