Online Resources For Home & Garden

BEST HOME WEBSITES

Rattan Trend

Traditional caning has cropped up on everything from lampshades to sideboards in 2019 and the trend looks set to continue.

BEST APPS

Airtasker

So many jobs, so little time? Use this app to connect you to local people willing to get your to-do list sorted.

WHO TO FOLLOW

Declutter

Get mind-blowing tips from a growing band of Instagram influencers whose business it is to rationalise your rubbish.

WHO TO FOLLOW

Instagram Keepsakes

How to turn your fave Instagram pictures into treasured keepsakes such as magnets, greeting cards, stickers and marshmallows.

GUEST EDITOR INTERVIEWS

My Web with Nicole Salvesen

The interior designer talks about her favourite sites, the app she finds most addictive and recent online purchases.

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Bee Osborn: The Art of Simplicity at Christmas

The award-winning interior designer demonstrates how to create a magical yet natural, pared-back festive look.

BEST HOME WEBSITES

Breathe Easy: Five Electric Aromatherapy Oil Diffusers To Create A Home Spa Vibe

Make your room smell like a wellness spa with an essential oil diffuser.

BEST HOME WEBSITES

On The Tiles: 7 Great Independent Tile Companies To Know

Beautiful showstopping ceramic tiles are taking centre stage at home right now. But do you know your terrazzo from your encaustic?

HOMES & GARDENS

How to Protect Your Plants in Winter

Don’t let winter destroy all of your hard work. The cold can kill, but here are some of the most effective ways to protect your plants in winter.

LIGHTING

How To Use Lighting At Home To Create The Perfect Cosy Space

Lighting is the easiest way to create a cosy atmosphere at home – you just need to know how. Give the house a hygge makeover with Lights.co.uk.

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10 Mesmeric Marbled Paper Homewares

Marbling is a big interiors story right now. These are the marvellous marbled homewares we’re mad keen on.

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Best Waterproof Mattress Protectors to Buy

Are you looking for waterproof mattress protectors? These are the best waterproof mattress protectors for spills, including those with features for other issues.

KITCHENS

7 Coloured Cookware Brands

Inject some dash and colour into your kitchen game with these vividly-hued brands’ offerings.

BEST GARDENING WEBSITES

15 Garden-Inspired Hits For The Home

Bring the great outdoors in – even as autumn fast approaches.

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8 Of The Most Inspiring Gardening Books

Get tips, ideas and inspiration for your outside space from these glorious gardening books.

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6 Houses For Sale With Great Gardens

A well-tended garden is a thing of endless joy. Here are six properties whose outside spaces alone have us sold.

BEST GARDENING WEBSITES

Tales From The Cutting Garden: Sarah Raven’s Life At Perch Hill

Legendary gardener, plantswoman and educator Sarah Raven talks Sissinghurst, Perch Hill and her new book and podcast.

BEST GARDENING WEBSITES

Stories From The Veg Patch: Anna Greenland, Gardener & Author

Discover how to ‘grow easy’ with Anna Greenland, Michelin-starred chefs’ go-to gardener.

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10 Homes For Sale In Cathedral Cities

Fancy waking up to a view of a magnificent cathedral? Check out these historic properties for sale in the UK’s best cathedral cities.

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9 Brick Effect Wallpaper Ideas to Transform Your Home

Expert insight on how to use brick effect wallpaper in your home, from industrial sophistication to cool farmhouse-chic.

HOMES & GARDENS

La Dolce Vita: 10 Dream Properties For Sale in Italy

Do you long to idle away days in an Italian idyll? These are the hot properties to buy now – at all budgets.

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Lovely Kitchen Paint Colour Schemes For Your Design

Are you looking for colour inspiration and ideas for a beautiful and striking kitchen? We present 10 paint colour schemes for your hardest-working room.

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On The Market: 10 Excellent Properties For Sale in Bristol

Thinking of a move to the most buzzing city in the south-west? Here are some of the best properties for sale now to explore at all budgets.

HOMES & GARDENS

Lucy Loves: 22 Gorgeous Interiors Buys For Summer

Our shopping editor sniffs out the prettiest home accessories for the last days of summer.

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A Life In Design: Emma Sims Hilditch

The founder of revered interior design company Sims Hilditch talks scale, lighting, quality – and working for Ridley Scott.

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7 Of The Modern House’s Best Design-Led Properties

Browse these ultra-cool design-focused properties for sale, whether to buy or just for style inspiration.

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9 Charming Cottages For Sale

Fancy cosying up in a picture-perfect cottage? Browse this selection, on the market now.

KITCHENS

20 Inspiring Kitchen Designs On Insta

Maximal or minimal, Instagram is awash with cool kitchen ideas ripe for the filching.

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Lucy Loves: 23 Gorgeous Buys For The Home

These are the interiors hits were ogling right now.

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Small Front Garden Ideas to Make the Most of Your Space

Improve the appeal of your small front space with our curated small front garden ideas. These garden and front yard ideas are gorgeous.

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13 Great Bathroom Flooring Design Ideas

Are you looking for bathroom flooring ideas that are beautiful and practical? These 13 bathroom flooring designs add style and durability to your bathroom.

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Five Of The Most Beautiful Georgian Houses To Buy Now

They are blessed with elegant proportions and historic charm. Who can resist drooling over a Georgian home?

BEST GARDENING WEBSITES

9 Best British Gardening Blogs

Get gardening tips, inspiration and seasonal know-how thanks to these horticultural bloggers.

BEST HOME WEBSITES

9 Of The Best British Interior Designers For A Modern Traditional Look

Create a cosy yet contemporary look by channeling these British design geniuses.

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Home Hits: 27 Beautiful Interiors Products

As summer comes into focus, we scout out some gorgeous buys for the home.

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Hot Picks: 17 Great Buys For The Home

Pep up your interiors with this collection of gorgeous finds.

BEST GARDENING WEBSITES

11 Unique Storage Ideas For Your Garden That Go Beyond Sheds

Having your garden tools and seeds disorganised is never fun. Declutter your garden with any of these garden storage ideas.

FURNITURE & ACCESSORIES

Tables & Chairs: 28 Pieces Of Dining Furniture We Love

Give your kitchen or dining room an injection of style with these achingly cool tables and chairs.

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22 Stylish Ways To Lay A Table

The art of creating a tablescape can elevate any meal, whether it's breakfast or a kitchen supper, to something special.

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Home Hits: 28 Interiors Products We Love

We’ve been mentally redecorating thanks to these gorgeous buys for the home. Here Lucy picks her top buys.

BEST HOME WEBSITES

8 Of The Most Beautiful Houses For Sale In Wales

If a year of lockdowns has left you craving change, check out these beauties for sale in Wales.

BEST HOME WEBSITES

12 Rugs To Transform Your Space

Bring warmth and texture to your home with our edit of on-trend, high quality rugs, from kilims to sheepskins.

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Vote For Your Favourite Historic Houses Garden of The Year

Take your pick and help champion these extraordinary gardens around Britain.