May design news: self-shaping furniture and the hemp revival | Life and style

May design news: self-shaping furniture and the hemp revival | Life and style

Salone del Mobile Milano – the furniture fair where all the big developments in the design world are unveiled – is back next week for the first full production since 2018. A great sign that the normality that’s been discussed so much during the pandemic might finally be a reality. While Salone is the best

Pupil’s Roald Dahl bedroom design is brought to life by Barratt Homes

Pupil’s Roald Dahl bedroom design is brought to life by Barratt Homes

Housebuilder, Barratt Homes Yorkshire East, has brought a school pupils’ competition-winning bedroom design to life at its Wigmore Park development in Grimsby Pupils at New Waltham Academy had previously participated in an interior design competition with Barratt Homes, in which they were tasked to design the new children’s bedroom at Wigmore Park’s latest show home,

Mayfield care home decor affecting residents quality of life

Mayfield care home decor affecting residents quality of life

Thera (Scotland) operate the home in Dougall Court, Mayfield, which provides residential care to up to five adults with learning disabilities. However operators came under fire for not carrying out home improvements with a Care Inspectorate report branding its living space ” functional rather than creating a warm, homely environment”. Staff at the home were

A historic bathroom at minimal expense | Coastal Life

A historic bathroom at minimal expense | Coastal Life

A dated bathroom can become a charming period piece. The renovation spanned three years, as I was busy and had started demolition prematurely in my excitement for the project. This was far longer than the project needed to take. I approach my projects in the following manner, by assessment, strategy, design, execution and evaluation. The

10 bathroom wall ideas to breathe life into your space

10 bathroom wall ideas to breathe life into your space

From patterned tiles to waterproof wallpaper, when it comes to bathroom wall ideas, the range of options available are much wider than you may think. Bathroom walls, don’t forget, give ample opportunity to inject some interest and personality in what could potentially be a bland space so it is important to ensure you maximize their