LifeStyle: Home & Garden

The 8 Biggest Home Decor Mistakes You Can Make

Wednesday  09:50,   22 february 2017

Decorating is a process, and there will undoubtedly be hits and misses - but you don't have to learn every interior design lesson the hard way. You see a colour you like so you buy it and start painting your walls, right? Wrong! Colours [...]

Ikea has created a quilt that can be worn like a jacket

Tuesday  10:45,   21 february 2017
Prima (UK)

And finally, we have the blanket/coat mash-up of our dreams.Which is why when we discovered that Ikea had created a blanket that you could also wear like a jacket, we quickly wrote this story and then excused ourselves and headed to the blue and[...]

Melania Trump to preserve Michelle Obama's vegetable garden at the White House

Wednesday  09:55,   15 february 2017

Melania Trump will maintain Michelle Obama's small garden during her time as First LadyThe senior advisor to the First Lady Stephanie Winston Wolkoff released a statement to CNN about her plans, which read: "As a mother and as the First Lady of[...]

Bride reveals why she wears her wedding dress for every anniversary

Tuesday  08:45,   14 february 2017

For many brides, once the wedding day is over, the dress is put in a giant box or hung in the spare room, never to be heard of again. Which, when you think about it, is a colossal waste of money – not to mention hours of painstaking dressmaking[...]

First Lady Melania Trump picks interior designer to make the White House 'home'

Monday  14:25,   13 february 2017

First Lady Melania Trump has hired an interior decorator to redecorate the first family's living quarters at the White House.She added: "They are focusing on a seamless integration of elegance and comfort into where the President, the First[...]

The Heartbreaking Way The Muslim Ban Is Affecting This Bride

Thursday  09:45,   09 february 2017

Given that Donald Trump apparently can't be bothered to read his own executive orders, perhaps it should come as no surprise that his early signature moment has gone off about as well as a fart in a spacesuit . The travel ban targeted at seven[...]

The Obamas are downsizing to live in this £5m house – see all the pictures!

Monday  14:40,   06 february 2017

Barack Obama and his family may be downsizing from the White House, but their Washington D.C. residence still looks incredible! The former US President, First Lady and their two daughters Malia and Sasha are set to move into a luxurious £5m[...]

IKEA Jokes It Can Fix All of Your Relationship Problems

Tuesday  12:30,   24 january 2017
Good Housekeeping

Got a snorer on your bed? There's a bed for that.But even if IKEA can't prevent a stressful shopping trip from taking a turn for the worse, it does appear they hear our pain and want to assist in making our home lives just a little bit better[...]

There's a "right" day to take down your Christmas decorations.

Monday  14:00,   02 january 2017

Santa Claus has barely had time to catch his breath since Christmas Day. Yet in some households, the decorations are already coming off the tree.Yet in some households, the decorations are already coming off the tree, the wreath is coming down from[...]

You found WHAT in your washing machine?

Thursday  06:45,   22 december 2016
House Beautiful (UK)

From dummies to rashers of bacon, these are some of the strangest things found in Brits' washing machines.New research by appliance repair specialists has discovered a large selection of strange things found in a washing machine's depths and[...]

8 surprising household items that are worth a fortune...

Tuesday  09:42,   08 november 2016
House Beautiful (UK)

and you could be cooking with one of them right now. Before you throw anything away to make room for the hoards of gifts you'll be receiving this Christmas, make sure you're not accidentally getting rid of something that's worth a[...]

These household items have expiry dates: it's time to replace them

Thursday  11:21,   13 october 2016
House Beautiful (UK)

​And some of them may surprise you.You may be surprised to hear that even though they don't start to mould or go a funny shade, lots of daily household items expire and should be changed. To help us all out, Bright Side of accessories and their[...]

Grand Designs couple create playground home for their kids

Wednesday  13:49,   12 october 2016
House Beautiful (UK)

​ It includes secret doorways and a fireman's pole​.Matt and Sophie White showed presenter Kevin McCloud around their grade II listed gamekeeper's lodge as well as inviting him into a steel-framed timber barn they'd designed[...]

Ingenious Morphing Furniture Can Transform to Suit Any Space

Friday  15:25,   27 may 2016

<p>If you've ever had to call a "sofa doctor" or pry a door off its hinges just to get an oversized couch or a bureau into your home, then you'll appreciate designer Ian Stell's mesmersing new collection of expandable and[...]

19 Organising Tricks That Take five Minutes or Less

Wednesday  17:11,   25 may 2016
House Beautiful

A tidy space is just a few mini projects away.2. Sort your food containers. Double-check that there's a lid for every container, get rid of loners, and stack them by size to clear up room in your[...]