Julia Kendell, interior designer, well known for her dramatic room schemes on TV makeover programmes such as DIY SOS and 60 Minute Makeover, has teamed up with Spaceslide, the sliding wardrobe door supplier.
Julia demonstrates how fitted wardrobes offer more than just a practical feature for a bedroom, but can become the main focal point to achieve some of the hottest home interior design trends for 2012.
Reflective And Relaxing (In our picture.)
A wall of mirrored wardrobe doors doesnâ€™t have to be dreary â€“, but certainly makes a room feel twice the size.
Sliderobes the specialist in fitted sliding wardrobe doors and storage, has launched two bespoke furniture collections, Enigma and Signature.
The collections include eye-catching bedside tables, dressers, headboards and chests, so you can enjoy a co-ordinated, calm and clutter-free look in your bedroom. Whether you choose to add a dash of colour or keep everything black and white, there is a style to suit you.
When considering a new colour scheme for your bedroom, black and white is simply stunning.
The launch of five new collections of beautiful and interchangeable bedroom furniture has been announced by The French Furniture Company.
The new collections, named Josephine, Venise, Louis, Regence and St Tropez have been carefully sourced by choosing striking pieces within the Ivory and Muted Silver colour pallet, to produce five complimentary ranges that can be mixed and matched to create a perfectly styled and distinctive look.
The Muted Silver finish is meticulously applied by hand, using delicate silver leaf by the craftsmen who make the furniture.
Icons of Denmark has introduced the new Montana Wardrobe to the UK – a flexible modular system, which allows you to express your own style.
Montana Wardrobe is a completely new concept that breaks with the traditional idea of a wardrobe as a closet or a space for storing clothes and shoes.
The philosophy behind Montana Wardrobe is that a wardrobe shouldn’t just occupy an entire wall:
Once upon a time before fitted bedrooms, a dressing table was a must-have for any woman: A dedicated place for makeup, jewellery and other girly neccessities.
Now the dressing table is back…
Itâ€™s part of the move to a new glamour in the bedroom, with beautiful beds and freestanding furniture creating luxurious retreats.
And So To Bedâ€™s brilliant collection of dressing tables offers styles ranging from art deco, to classic English and French-inspired designs in lacquer, handpainted and natural wood finish.
Heirlooms of the Future -Â In these days of poor returns on financial investments, it is nice to know that there is something that will only increase in value and improve with ageâ€¦..
Bylaw The Furniture Makers, create heirlooms of the highest quality, for investors with a keen eye for an attractive investment.
At their Norfolk workshops, drawing on designs mainly from the 17th & 18th centuries, they construct solid oak and fruitwood furniture, traditional wall panelling and staircases, employing traditional methods and time honoured skills.
The New Year may mean a whole host of New Year’s resolutions for many of us, but it can also mean the start of a series of positive changes to others.
To encourage you to stick to your promises, why not ring-in the changes to create a renewed energy in your home?
A change in your surroundings can change your mood and what better time of year to do something about it…?
Working from home and even home-based businesses are definitely becoming a popular way to work.
Of course the development of the Internet had a major part to play and the demands for a better work-life balance are getting stronger.
But also recent factors like the recession, snow and the increasing costs of travel and childcare have pushed many of us to re-think how we work.
Love is in the air with the announcement of Prince William and Kate Middleton’s engagement and, if history is anything to go by, this love will be contagious; many couples will choose next year as their year too!
Along with wedding planning, the soon-to-be-marital home needs careful consideration:
A calm and organised home is a good start to a happy journey; but living together forever will take some getting used to – and there’s “stuff” from two people to fit into the house!
In preparation for the grand unveiling of its revamped regal Louis beds, Newtons is laying down the red carpet for the striking new Louis bedroom furniture rangeâ€¦
To compliment the Louis Padded and Louis Rattan collections, the ranges comprise striking and innovative new designs for wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside and dressing table with stool.
Pictured here is the Louis Dressing Table & Stool In Parisienne Cream: