Headboard Ideas.

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Claire Youngposted by on Bedroom Furniture

Cool Headboards

Add some inspiration to your bedroom this Christmas with a brand new headboard. If you feel your bedroom could do with a new look, you don’t have to spend a fortune, you can simply refresh the atmosphere with the addition of a different headboard to accompany your divan; the ideal solution to really make sure you spend your budget wisely.

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Christmas has been a special time of celebration for generations with many traditions surviving huge societal changes. In our first seasonal blog post, we turn our attention to the past. We’ve scoured historical archives across the world to bring together some tops tips to help you and your family reconnect with the festive spirit of yesteryear. The tips range from Christmas decorating inspiration to gift ideas, from music selections to practical advice.

Under no circumstances listen to anyone that tells you that Christmas hats are not a good idea…

Christmas Hats Vintage Photograph

Westmead Boys Home Christmas party -1948, by Sam Hood via State Library of New South Wales

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 Shoe Storage Solutions

Shoe storage may not seem like the most glamorous furniture addition you can think of but by investing in optimal shoe storage you can ensure the right parts of your home are left to shine. Whatever sort of home you live in, it can be tricky to work out how to store shoes, whether you have tonnes of space or are in danger of being crushed under a shoe avalanche.

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We were delighted to rediscover this collection of amazing paintings. All of these colourful delights were entries for our Picasso drawing competition that we ran a while back.

We asked children to get creative and draw their bedrooms and favourite items of furniture from our site. The response was overwhelming and the drawings and paintings so adorable that we just couldn’t resist putting them together in a gallery. Young Pablos in the making we think you’ll agree…

Dream Bedroom - Maria, 5 years-old

painting kids bedroom

Maria, age 5.


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Furniture hacks

If you’ve just downsized or are already living in a small house or flat, you may be struggling for space. An effective solution is of course simply to get rid of a lot of clutter you just don’t need, though of course this won’t solve the issue overall. You need things, it’s that straightforward.

We’ve scoured Oak Furniture Solutions as well as the web to find the best space-saving hacks to solve your storage problems.

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Claire Youngposted by on How To

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Furniture for A Holiday Home

When considering how to furnish your holiday home, it’s important not to lose sight of how often and by whom it will be used by. There’s no need to have a huge budget, but don’t scrimp either; this may not be your first home but it still needs to feel like a cosy and welcoming environment.

Whether your holiday home will be a rental place, or a home for your family and friends or simply a retreat for you to escape to, you need to ensure the furniture you choose is robust and of course good value.

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How to Achieve Kitchen Minimalism

A minimalist kitchen may seem like something that’s only achievable by throwing a huge budget at it or may seem impossible with the amount of appliances you have. The main steps to creating a really clean looking kitchen where you want to spend time are easy and really affordable.

The kitchen is the focal room of a house and you’ll no doubt spend a lot of time here, with family and friends, as well as guests. If it’s clutter free you’ll want to spend even more time in there, even on your own. A clutter free kitchen has the wonderful effect of promoting calm and order. If it’s tidy, things will be easy to find and it will also be simple to clean.

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Best Oak Wardrobes

A wardrobe is an integral part of any bedroom, but choosing the right one can often be tricky. A great wardrobe needs to last, ideally with you as you move houses. It needs to be versatile enough to blend with a spectrum of styles, in case you want to change your décor. And it needs to provide just the right amount of storage and yet sit within your budget.

To make your decision an easier, more streamlined process, we’ve put together our top ten wardrobes available for under £500:

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