Ask an Expert: The Secrets of Successful Second-hand Furniture Hunting
While seasoned second-hand shoppers would probably be able to dish out this advice in their sleep, it can often be difficult to know where to start looking if you’re not in the habit of hunting. Four professionals very much in the know give their tips, tricks and advice to ease you on your way.
Your home should represent you, so for those of you who like to embrace bold, statement design, be inspired by these homes and let your imagination go wild. They won’t be for everyone, but the creativity on show should definitely put a smile on your face, even if you prefer to play it safe with your own home.
It’s easy to overlook the floor when we’re designing our interiors and opt for a simple plain carpet, neutral tiles or classic wooden boards. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Take inspiration from these bold ways to use pattern and colour and give your feet something interesting to walk on.
Dramatic wallpaper can be a great way to make a statement and bring character into your home, but getting it right can be tricky. Take inspiration from these bold looks, then let your imagination run wild on your walls.