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3 Myths about selling a House you shouldn’t believe

Are you selling your home for the first time? Here are three common myths not to believe to help you get the right deal from the right buyer.

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Sofa Trends to style your Home in 2019

STYLEetc discusses the latest sofa trends to rejuvenate your living room for 2019; from vintage influence to minimalist chic.

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Little unexpected pleasures of owning an old Home

Buying a house can come with lots of stress but we’re here to look on the bright side and discuss the little pleasures that can be found.

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The best flooring for every room

Whether wooden, carpet or lino choosing flooring for your home can be tricky. We advise the best options for bathroom, bedroom, hall and lounge.

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Reasons to buy an Old Home

New builds may be tempting with the ready-made aspects but the charm of older houses can still appeal to many. We weigh up the reasons to buy an old build.

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4 Steps Toward A Low Maintenance Lounge

We’ve got some contemporary home suggestions to make your lounge the most low-maintenance space you could imagine living in.

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Things no-one tells you about buying a House

It is the expected step into adulthood, a life goals checkbox ticked, but do you really know what you’re getting into buying a house? Our Editor’s recent experience proved certainly not.

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Zoella: 12 Days of Christmas Controversy

Zoella’s Lifestyle product; a 12 Days of Christmas Advent Calendar has kicked up a storm on Twitter over the value and quality of it’s contents.

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Copper Kitchen Appliances with Wilko

We put Wilko’s copper kitchen appliances ranges to the test and give some inspirational ideas to update your current kitchen decor.

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Neutral Home Inspiration for Contemporary Decor

Read our guide to styling neutrals in your home to see how you can invite this hue to your decor for bathrooms, kitchens, bedrooms and living room.

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Three Interiors Styles inspired by Britain

The brilliant nature of interior design (as with fashion) is it’s tendency to come back around. We’ve put together a guide of the re-surging tile trends which are key to updating your home drawing from their heritages,

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Are you the typical British House Guest?

A new survey by Wayfair reveals typical British home habits to show what the common etiquette for both guests and hosts at home are.

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Rose Gold Homeware Buys

STYLE etc. have rounded up our favourite rose gold home accessories to fulfil your desire for this enduring style and update your decor.

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10 Marble Homeware Accessories to Update your Decor

Browse our top 10 selected Marble Homeware Accessories to update your home decor collection. Whether modern or classic, these pieces can make a statement in multitude of settings.

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Homeware Interior Pieces for Autumn 2016

This Autumn update your home with subtle furniture and homeware additions from the high street and online. Forget about cold spells and furious storms, this Autumn there’s no better excuse to stay wrapped up inside with a hot drink and Netflix on demand with all the home comforts you won’t want to miss.

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Have a Jo Malone Christmas

Every Christmas, Jo Malone delights its loyal customers with some of the most exquisite Christmas gifts and this year is no different. The imagery this year is based around gifting and mistletoe, with the tag line, ‘where there’s mistletoe, there’s mischief’  and everyone dressed in rich green and gold outfits. The selection of gifts this year is better than ever, with the return of the Jo Malone London House Advent Calendar, as well as the crackers and bespoke gift sets, including travel candles and multiple Jo Malone products. Here are our favourite pieces from the Christmas collection. Advent Calendar, £260 Start your morning by opening the doors of the home of Jo Malone London for a scented surprise…Illustrated with the façade our Georgian townhouse, the calendar is filled with little luxuries: refined Colognes and rich Body Crèmes, perfect for layering to create your personal scent for the season. The countdown to Christmas has never been so indulgent. Roasted Chestnut Candle, £120 In a limited edition scent for Christmas, decorated with green stripes and mistletoe, this candle is the perfect gift for Jo Malone lovers. Roasted Chestnut is one of the quintessential scents of Christmas and when burnt is a great mixture of spice…

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RHS Flower Show Is Back In July

From 22 to 26 July the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) Flower Show Tatton Park will return to Cheshire’s spectacular 1,000-acre deer park. Innovative and inspiring gardens will combine with edible exhibits, floral displays, and a variety of shopping opportunities to ensure the perfect summer day out. Three zoned areas will unite to form the show this year, Grow, Inspire and Feast, highlights of which will include: In Grow, the ever popular Back to Back Gardens will make a long-awaited return with clever designs ideal for small spaces. Alongside these will be the brand new Blooming Beds, featuring beautiful displays based on the adventures of plant hunters, as well as the much-loved RHS National Flower Bed Competition, bursting with colour and fun. Grow also encourages gardeners of all levels to enjoy the horticultural haven of the Plant Village and the RHS Floral Marquee, which will once again include the top growers and finest plants in the country. Inspire acts as a fitting platform for the RHS Young Designer of the Year 2015, in which three young designers will be building their first Show Garden. Here, too, will be a variety of high-quality floristry, gardening and talks in the Floral Design Studio. The RHS Hub also features the…

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The North welcomes the return of the Ideal Home Show to Manchester 

The UK’s iconic Ideal Home Show sponsored by Express Bi-folding Doors returns to EventCity, Manchester.  Following the huge success of its 2014 debut that greeted 36,000 people through its doors, the Ideal Home Show sponsored by Express Bi-folding Doors is set to arrive back in EventCity, Manchester this June for its first birthday. However this time, the highly anticipated return show will take over the North West’s biggest event space for four full days between Thursday 4th June and Sunday 7th June 2015, from 10am-6pm daily.  Based on the multi-award winning London show with a Northern Twist, the 4 day event, will offer seven sections each dedicated to making a house a home, including: Interiors, Home Improvements, Food & Housewares, Technology, Gardens, Fashion & Beauty and Shopping.  Featuring an impressive 300 exciting exhibitors, the iconic British Home Show offers a great day out and a unique shopping experience for the whole family, packed with fantastic features including a fully built Show Home, inspirational Room Sets, top chefs at the Food & Drink Theatre, the relaxing Restaurant and Champagne Bar, as well as the spectacular Ideal Super Theatre, filled with talks and demonstrations.    The show will also see a host…

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The Lowry Outlet Food Festival is Back!

The Food Festival at Lowry Outlet, MediaCityUK is back this May with a star-studded line up and extensive programme of entertainment. Taking place from 2nd -4 th May, the Food Festival 2015 will deliver the perfect weekend to wannabe chefs, food lovers and families alike. Household favourite, Gok Wan will make his debut appearance at the Lowry Outlet Food Festival on Saturday 2nd May, and visitors are invited to watch live demonstrations of Gok cooking his favourite healthy Chinese dishes in The Cookery Theatre. On Sunday 3rd May, Celebrity chef Paul Hollywood will host a series of hands-on cookery demonstrations also in The Cookery Theatre. Visitors can pick up insider tips and recipe ideas to take away with them to try at home. What’s more, fans of Gok Wan and Paul Hollywood will get the opportunity to have books signed by the chefs at set times during the weekend. Monday 4th May is all about the children, with the free Kids Cookery Zone hosting food-themed activities, giant games and Cbeebies stars Mr Bloom and ‘I can Cook’ presenter Katy Ashworth will be performing live and meeting and greeting fans. During the three days, the Plaza will be transformed into foodie…

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Valentines Gifts for You and Your Home

If you’re looking for different gift ideas for Valentines, look no further. We’ve picked out the best gifts for you and your home that will look great after Valentines too.  Bella Freud Candle, Harvey Nichols, £38 Emma Bridgewater Cushion, House of Fraser £28 Tom Ford Lipstick in Diego, £26 Caramel Sensations, La Maison Du Chocolate, from £10-£44 Pandora Pink Falling in Love Charm, Mococo Jewellery, Met Quarter, £65 Charlotte Olympia Shoes, Harvey Nichols, £525 Cath Kidston Mug, House of Fraser, £5 Red Chemise, Jockey, £27 Stella McCartney iPhone Case, Selfridges, £40 Red Roses Scent Surround Diffuser, Jo Malone, £54

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