Category: Hints & Tips

  • 5 Ways to Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space for Summer

    5 Ways to Spruce Up Your Outdoor Space for Summer

    Summer is here! It’s the time for evening barbeques, nighttime stargazing, and enjoying margaritas in the sun. As the weather warms up, it’s only natural to want to spend more time outdoors. But what about decorating? Does your garden space need a bit of sprucing up to match your interiors? With the evenings staying lighter…

  • What is the 60-30-10 Interior Design Rule?

    What is the 60-30-10 Interior Design Rule?

    Achieving a sense of harmony and balance is a goal continually chased by interior designers. One principle that underpins this pursuit is the 60-30-10 rule. Simple yet powerful, the concept offers a clear blueprint for selecting and distributing colours within a space. When it comes to interior design hacks, the 60-30-10 rule is a framework…

  • How to Choose a Statement Piece for Your Living Room

    How to Choose a Statement Piece for Your Living Room

    Your living room is more than just a space. It’s a canvas waiting to be decorated with elements that reflect your unique personality and style. Enter the statement piece – the hero of your living room and focal point for your overall design strategy. Whether it’s conversation-sparking art, custom furniture or an oversized mirror or…

  • Mix & Match: A Guide to Different Textures

    Mix & Match: A Guide to Different Textures

    In the interior design realm, texture is a powerful yet often underutilised tool that can transform the look, feel and mood of a space. Just like a carefully curated colour palette, the strategic combination of textures can bring much needed depth, character and visual interest to any room. Like most interior design concepts, going in…

  • Interior Design Trends: What’s In & Out for 2024

    Interior Design Trends: What’s In & Out for 2024

    Interior design is a dynamic industry, continually reshaped by the arrival and departure of trends. As 2024 approaches, the InteriorNet team is looking forward to a new wave of inspiration that will influence how designers create beautiful and functional living spaces. From fresh colours and playful textures to a new generation of ‘smart’ furniture and…

  • Not Just for Christmas: Incorporating Indoor Plants into Your Home

    Not Just for Christmas: Incorporating Indoor Plants into Your Home

    The festive season sees British households adorned with fragrant Nordmann firs, poinsettias and strategically placed sprigs of mistletoe. These additions bring an undeniable sense of holiday cheer into the home but what many Brits don’t realise is that indoor plants can be a fantastic year-round addition to the home. In this guide, we’ll explore how…

  • The Pros & Cons of Freelance Interior Designers

    The Pros & Cons of Freelance Interior Designers

    When it comes to designing your home, the choice of whether to go it alone or bring in an interior designer is a difficult one. On top of that, there’s the dilemma between interior design firms or freelance interior designers. Needless to say, there are benefits and potential drawbacks to any approach. This guide will…

  • What Questions Should I Ask An Interior Designer?

    What Questions Should I Ask An Interior Designer?

    Hiring an interior designer for your home is an exciting process. But before you make your choice, it’s important to consider what questions to ask an interior designer. You might initially feel overwhelmed. Is it rude to ask about pricing? Should you ask about portfolios first? If you’re not sure what to discuss on a…

  • Digging Deeper into the Dorm Décor Trend

    Digging Deeper into the Dorm Décor Trend

    Moving into university halls can be both exciting and nerve-racking. For many students, it’s their first time living alone, and they want to start this new era off on the right foot. That’s where the latest trend in university living comes in. Across the internet, from Instagram and Tiktok to Town and Country and Teen…

  • 8 Incredible Brands for Sustainable Interior Design Projects

    8 Incredible Brands for Sustainable Interior Design Projects

    Sustainable interior design is a beautiful thing. It means you can feel good about your stylish home, knowing that you’re doing your part to help the earth and reduce waste as well. “Making responsible design choices for our homes not only creates interesting design narratives, but also expresses good ethics and individuality. From sourcing quality…