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How To Create A Stylish Dining Room With The Wow Factor

How To Create A Stylish Dining Room With The Wow Factor We've all seen it in Show Homes and Glossy Home Interior Magazines, but how do they really create that dining space that has the 'wow' factor? The kind of setting that looks fit for royalty - the kind you see the Made In Chelsea crew throw dinner parties round? Because we want THAT! The perfect grown up dining space that makes all your friends and family jealous. I've thrown together some of my favourite inspirational images from Houzz of Dining Rooms and Spaces - some are quite different from others, spanning from the super chic to the super cool, but they all have something I can pick out that...

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10 Ways to Jazz up your walls!

One thing I struggled with when we renovated our house (and still struggle with now) is utilising wall space and making it look pretty, but not cluttered. I am always looking for ways to jazz up our walls. I'm not a huge fan of open shelving or having a million ornaments out on display - this for me is 1) a dust haven, and will take me 10 times longer to clean than having a clear surface I can just swoosh across with the duster (total OCD head) and 2) a guaranteed way of making my own head space feel cluttered - like there's stuff actually everywhere... and it's caving in on you..... and I need to straighten that vase......

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