AT Home Style - Advice

  • 5 Tips for Choosing Homewares as Gifts this Christmas

    5 Tips for Choosing Homewares as Gifts this Christmas
    With so many of us spending extended amounts of time at home this year, gifts for beautifying and styling homes are high on many people’s Christmas wish lists. But how do you ensure you buy appropriately for the preferred style of that special person in your life, to avoid post-Christmas returns and awkward, lukewarm ‘Oh, I really like it’ statements on Christmas morning?
  • 2020 At Home Style trends

    New styles for 2020
    It’s a new year and for many of us it’s a time of change, whether that involves starting a new job, moving to a new city or town, or settling into a new home. But even if you’re not making a significant move, it’s also a great time to upgrade or redecorate your existing house, or even just to add a couple of new pieces to update a room.
  • What’s your Christmas table style?

    What’s your Christmas table style?

    Christmas is finally here and we hope that you have managed to get all your shopping done. If not, there are still a couple of days left to visit us in store and pick up those few last-minute gifts. With all of our shopping done, we are looking ahead to Christmas day and our table style. Each year we like to make sure our dining table is beautifully festive and we wanted to share some of our tips for doing this with you.

  • How to choose the perfect artwork for your home

    How to choose the perfect artwork for your home
    We don’t think that choosing the right art for your home should be such an agonising process. So we’ve compiled a list of a few key things you should think about when choosing a piece, especially if you are adding it to a furnished room. Keeping these priorities in mind will make selecting the piece that’s right for you and your space so much easier.
  • Functionality versus style

    Functionality versus style

    You’ve finally found the piece after a quest that seems to have lasted years. It’s the right colour, the ideal materials, and oh so very stylish. (Of course, such pieces usually have a price tag to match.) A quick sit, lie or recline, some frantic measuring using the ever-reliable hand-to-hand method – yep, that looks like it should fit – and you’re sold! Credit card handed over, you head home to await delivery of this longed-for treasure.

    You’re so happy; you can’t believe just how perfect it is. Then it arrives and that’s when things start to go wrong …

  • Storage that adapts to your changing family

    Storage that adapts to your changing family
    Spring is the season for cleaning and decluttering, and for changing things up so your home feels fresh and revitalised for you and your family. One of the biggest problems when it comes to decluttering is finding a home for everything, which can often be made harder if you want stylish storage solutions for your kids’ toys, your linens, or even your good tableware.