Linen is a wonderful material that we gravitate back to every year as the summer days approach and the light pours through the windows and onto our tablecloths and curtains. There is something comforting about linen as a fabric – something that shows us the high quality of the material along with a nostalgia for the linen shirts of our holidays and the linen tablecloths … Continue reading Linen Tablecloths are on-trend for rustic comfort
If you are anything like me, then shopping for household items such as detergents and disinfectants leaves you standing zombified mid-aisle in the supermarket, staring at the bright colours and trying to read labels to find that one magical product to address your cleaning needs. You eventually give up and purchase something that seems vaguely familiar from a TV advert, and that when you get … Continue reading Zoflora disinfectant: Product review
Now we have the opportunity to make cold-brew coffee at home, easily, and without making a massive mess (tested!). OXO Good Grips have produced a DIY cold-brew coffee maker that is easily assembled, used, broken down, cleaned, and stored. A friend of mine describes me as having ‘a cached version of the internet’; i.e. I ‘discover’ things about a day after everyone else… it’s like … Continue reading OXO Good Grips Cold Brew Coffee Maker: Product review
There is something about a show home that draws you in, the signage, the lighting, the fresh white soft-furnishings, the recently laid turf, the urge to go and see if you should start talking to Estate Agents about putting your house on the market. But what if you want to achieve that look yourself – either in your current house, or when taking on a … Continue reading How to achieve the Show Home Look
Most people would agree that the kitchen is at the very heart of the home. It’s where people gather to cook, socialise and enjoy spending time with each other so when it comes to a kitchen renovation, it’s important to get it right. Homeowners – perhaps spurred on by a combination of home improvement programmes and foodie shows on TV – are investing in their kitchen … Continue reading Kitchen Renovation – warm, stylish and practical
“Whether you’re completely refitting your kitchen or simply replacing an old cooker, selecting the right range cooker for your needs can be really daunting,” says Andrew Longfield, Director at Rangecookers.co.uk: “There are such a wide variety of styles available, not to mention fuel types and features from rotisseries to frytops. We help our customers find the perfect match by asking them the five questions that … Continue reading The Questions You MUST Ask When Buying a Range Cooker
If you take a moment to picture the copsemagazine.co.uk towers I’m sure that you imagine us to be leaning back relaxed on our Barcelona Chairs, checking out new designs on our iPad, set amongst our minimalist interior. If you haven’t already seen the Unhappy Hipsters blog, now’s the time to check it out. Sadly, the reality is that the recycling is piled up on the … Continue reading Let the light in – house cleaning for maximum results
It’s time for a spring clean, it’s finally time to decorate the house extension, the kids are away for Christmas/Summer Holidays, and you need to redecorate before they get back. Whatever the reason you are picking up a paintbrush and tackling the paint rollers – you need to know which type of paint to use? It’s one of the most popular questions we get asked … Continue reading Matt or Silk Paint: What to use when Decorating?