HOMES AND GARDENS

Easter-inspired interiors for your home

Easter is just around the corner. Celebrate the arrival of spring (not to mention a pair of Bank Holidays) and deck the halls of your home in seasonal style...


Published: 14:46 Tue 08 Apr 2014
Verdanta Butterfly Garden wallpaper by Osborne & Little, £158 per roll, at Paint and Paper Emporium

If you’re a budding entomologist, happy days: insects are taking the world of interiors by swarm.

Published: 10:03 Wed 02 Apr 2014
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As National Gardening Week approaches and the Easter school holidays arrive, Hannah Stephenson looks at how to get your children interested in gardening.

Published: 16:33 Wed 19 Mar 2014

As the trend towards wildlife gardens continues, Hannah Stephenson looks at 10 simple ways to make your garden more eco-friendly

Published: 10:08 Tue 18 Mar 2014
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Be inspired by your four-legged friend.

Published: 10:15 Fri 14 Mar 2014
Katie 5 Light Chandelier, £199, Fishpools (www.fishpools.co.uk; 01992 63 64 65).

Nothing says grandeur like a chandelier, but these statement fittings don’t have to be reserved for palaces and the sets of Downton Abbey. Keeley Bolger puts dazzling displays in the spotlight

Published: 16:09 Tue 11 Mar 2014
Cole & Bright changing windchime light, £19.99, garden centres across the country. For stockists visit www.gardman.co.uk.

As Mother's Day approaches, Hannah Stephenson digs out some of the best gardening gifts for every budget

Published: 10:24 Tue 11 Mar 2014
Glendale dining table, £999, and bench, £599, at John Lewis

Ever since Sarah Lund and her Fair Isle jumper took our TV screens by storm, the nation has been obsessed with Nordic Noir. A happy by-product? The resurgence of interest in Scandinavian-inspired interior design.

Published: 10:36 Fri 28 Feb 2014
Photo of Garden Designer Diarmuid Gavin (PA Photo/Handout)

Garden designer Diarmuid Gavin offers tips on how to prep your patio ready for spring