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Designer Lounge Chair: Camerich’s smaller option

If you’re looking for a Designer Lounge Chair to fit into a smaller space, then Camerich is back with a smaller version of their Leman living room chair which could be the answer you’re looking for. With the height and seat-height dropped by a few centimetres each, the main space-saving on the designer lounge chair is to be found on the width of the Lounge … Continue reading Designer Lounge Chair: Camerich’s smaller option

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School Architecture: Can Building Design aid learning?

School architecture tends to elicit a response in almost everyone, yet the emotional response can range from very negative to a positive feeling that lights up the face of the person questioned. But what effect does school building design have on the learning outcomes of the pupils and the work environment of the teachers and staff? An article on the BBC Website poses this exact … Continue reading School Architecture: Can Building Design aid learning?

Food waste

Food waste: How you can reduce your household contribution?

Reducing your food waste is easier than you might think; just a few simple changes can have a big impact. Jane Rylands, from Belling, who specialise in kitchen appliances for the family home, told us how we can reduce our household food waste. The amount of food waste that we create post-farm in the UK equates to around 10.2 million tonnes, according to the Waste … Continue reading Food waste: How you can reduce your household contribution?

Children's Tent: La Tente Islaise

Children’s Tent and The art of Napping: La Tente Islaise

Lazy afternoons with the sunshine laying over the land, a slight sea breeze drifting in and the cackle of laughter from your loved ones hangs in the air. All you need now is a stunningly beautiful, simply designed, high-quality children’s tent to provide some shade and complete the picture of relaxation and bliss. La Tente high-quality is a French company based in the ‘Iles du … Continue reading Children’s Tent and The art of Napping: La Tente Islaise

Loft conversion

Loft conversion: Top tips for designing yours

Converting your loft can be an incredibly exciting project, giving you more functional space to work with. But, as it can also significantly increase the value of your home if done right, it’s worth planning it carefully. Copse Magazine spoke to Jan O’Brien, Business Development Manager at Roof Windows 4 You to find out her top tips for designing your own loft conversion. If you … Continue reading Loft conversion: Top tips for designing yours

Searching for Sugarman

Searching for Sugarman: Documentary Film Review

Sometimes you find yourself scanning through the Amazon Prime watch list and stumble upon something like Searching for Sugarman with its strange orange cover shot and wonder – what the hell is that? If you’ve got time to view it, where you can indulge yourself in a story you never knew you were interested in, then I would recommend you get that cup of tea … Continue reading Searching for Sugarman: Documentary Film Review

House Viewings: How to sell your house quickly

At last, the house that you have fondly loved, but no longer meets your family’s needs, is on the market and the estate agents have worked their magic. It’s time for the house viewings. (Also see our guide to choosing an Estate Agent and finishing off the snag list: preparing your house to sell). You’ve got a couple of house viewings booked in, and you … Continue reading House Viewings: How to sell your house quickly

Bathroom interior trends for 2019

Interior trends for 2019: Top 5 for your home

The New Year is here and if you’re interested in the top interior trends for 2019, then it’s the ideal time to start thinking about how you’re going to update your home to give it a completely new look. We spoke to Matt Deighton, Managing Director at bespoke furniture specialists Sofas by Saxon, to find out about the latest interior trends for 2019. Enter Matt… … Continue reading Interior trends for 2019: Top 5 for your home

Januhairy - women growing their body hair out

Januhairy sees women growing their bodyhair out

There’s a new movement in town and it’s getting hairier by the day. Januhairy is a new campaign by student Laura, and is taking the internet by storm. Laura says that she grew out her body hair for a performance as part of her drama degree course, all the way back in May 2018. She said that she had found some of the process quite … Continue reading Januhairy sees women growing their bodyhair out

How to stop a puppy from chewing things

How to stop a puppy from chewing things?

They might look cuddly, beautiful, and the cutest thing that you ever did see, but puppy dogs who destroy furnishings seem to be working very hard at not being man’s best friend – but how do you stop a puppy from chewing everything? The first step is to appreciate their age and ability to comprehend consequences. You may have heard it said that with dog … Continue reading How to stop a puppy from chewing things?