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Get one step ahead for your Christmas dinner

The warm fuzzy feeling of standing in your own kitchen cooking a lovely feast isn’t quite the same on Christmas Day. With family arriving at the same time and Christmas presents to organise, the more you can prepare in advance, the less stressful the day will become. So rather than worry about brussels sprouts, peeling

Light up your Christmas home

With many of us decorating our homes for the festive season this weekend, we’ve taken a trawl around the Christmas lights of the moment and have picked a few of our very best. There’s nothing more Christmassy than a few twinkling lights on the tree, around the home or outside for all to see!   For adding

It’s all about the colour red

Incorporating the colour red in your home doesn’t just mean we’ve hit the Christmas season. There are some great ways you can use shades of red in your interior to bring warmth, boldness and timeless design into your home. Red can raise a room’s energy level – it’s an intense colour that makes our adrenalin

Wallpaper design trends for 2020

Adding decorative wallpaper to our walls add great design features to your home, and can transform a room to be a completely different space. But what are the upcoming wallpaper design trends for next year? It’s going to get bolder and more adventurous – all about botanical designs, a metallic twist on geometric patterns, and

Festive decorations from John Lewis days before iconic Christmas advert is released

It’s that time of year where we’re all anticipating the first screening of John Lewis’ iconic Christmas advert. Once the advert hits our screens, we can be sure that the festive period is truly upon us. It is believed that the popular high street brand will be releasing its Christmas 2019 advert

Have a very merry and ‘bright’ festive season with this year’s Christmas tree trend

Would you like something a little bit different this festive season? If you’re feeling open to a bold and bright statement this Christmas, one of the Christmas tree trends to emerge this year is the extremely colourful rainbow Christmas tree. Last year, John Lewis introduced its rainbow bauble Christmas tree with its selection

We’re not afraid of pink

A shift away from bland interiors has led to the rise of pink as an interiors focus. This trending colour was once seen as a no-go, but now, it’s bringing a plethora of emotion and atmosphere into the contemporary home. Homeowners and designers have become adventurous with their interiors in recent years, moving towards colour

Making a statement

The Charlie Range from Living it Up is billed as being modern, elegant and timeless and the perfect statement piece for any home. With generously padded cushions, detailed piping and neat finishes, this range is ideal for injecting a classic and relaxing vibe into your home.

Updating your home for the autumn and winter months

With the summer months behind us, we make way for the darker colours of autumn and winter. To mirror the changing seasons in our homes, it’s time to make the transition from bright summer shades to earthy autumnal tones. Anglian Home Improvements has come up with three ways homeowners can update their home

Home Solutions from John Lewis now available in Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex and Kent

John Lewis & Partners home improvement service, Home Solutions, has expanded across the South East. Home Solutions allows customers to source and book trusted tradespeople both online and via an app for a range of home improvement services. It has been steadily rolling out across the country since 2017 and has now expanded