The Home-sewn Home

Vanessa Arbuthnott needs no introduction to fans of modern country interiors. From its beginnings on the kitchen table 10 years ago, Vanessa Arbuthnott Fabrics has grown to include the current fabric […]

Running style

Promising British design and manufacture, Revolution Running is a new clothing brand worth checking out. As well as using hi-tech materials, and design that promotes comfort and performance, the range […]

Winning wallpaper

For October’s Country Homes & Interiors, I wrote about the winners of the magazine’s country business competition. Among the runners-up was Katherine Morris, who has launched her own wallpaper range, […]

Water, water

With flooding causing misery for many, discussing the wastage of water may seem at best untimely. However, our increasing demand for water as well as changing weather patterns mean this […]

Stuck for storage?

British homes don’t offer storage for essentials, such as the vacuum cleaner, reveals an Ipsos MORI report for the Royal Institute of British Architects, released today. The report, called ‘They […]

Pale flooring

Light coloured flooring is an easy way to make your room feel bigger – but the thought of keeping up with the cleaning can be off-putting. I investigated the latest […]

Jubilee colour

There’s an extensive choice of Diamond Jubilee-themed buys for your home on offer this year. But if you’d like a more understated take on the celebrations, what about a regal […]

Race for Life 2012

Those who have just started running, or are thinking about starting, often find a goal helps motivate them. For women and girls, what better target than the 5k Race for […]