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Turn up THE HEAT • Give your garden a totally tropical vibe by painting walls or fences with a colour reminiscent of holiday hues. Finish with potted palms, a comfy egg chair or sofa, and outdoor cushions in hot summer shades… then relax!
Make an ENTRANCE • Give your home fresh kerb appeal by updating your front door. All it takes is a lick of paint, some characterful brassware and plenty of blooming plants to make a great first impression
Holiday AT HOME • Set the scene for long, leisurely lunches by dressing your outdoor dining table with vibrant bowls and glasses, woven placemats and natural table linen. Finish with twinkly lights and lanterns aplenty to continue the day’s get-together into the evening…
SECRET SOURCE • Passionate about print, Humphries & Begg co-founder Alice Begg shares the inspiration behind their new homeware collection…
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COLOUR palette • WARM TERRACOTTA
GARDEN GETAWAY • Transform your outside space into a backyard oasis for lounging, dining or simply catching some rays
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‘I like to inject lots of colour’ • With a bold approach and their own eclectic style, Sam and Nick Fallon have breathed new life into an unloved oast house in Kent
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‘I’ve brought the the outside in’
‘We started with an empty shell’ • Alex Harrison and Steve White have added character, colour and personality to an unfinished new-build house
COMING NEXT MONTH • Your latest decorating & home interiors inspiration…
25 GARDEN UPDATES • Our outdoor spaces will be playing host to more get-togethers than usual this summer, so make sure yours is ready with our round-up of makeover ideas, wise buys and savvy styling tips
‘IT FEELS LIKE AN EXTRA ROOM’ • Sarah Bradley and Kevin Wilson turned a small, tired courtyard into a modern outdoor living space
7 of the best OUTDOOR LIGHTS • Carry on socialising in the garden long after the sun goes down with the latest illuminating designs
‘WE LOVED HAVING A BLANK CANVAS’ • Renovating an old house gave Ruth and Robbie Kalbraier the chance to create their perfect kitchen
7 of the best TILES & SPLASHBACKS • Add a pop of colour or vibrant pattern with a tiled or single-sheet splashback behind the kitchen sink or hob
TWIN PEAKS • Clad in black and featuring a planted roof, this unusual kitchen extension adds eco credentials plus height and drama within
7 of the best BATHROOM BUYS • Update a tired space in an instant with a few carefully selected stylish accessories
WHERE TO BUY • Your shopping guide for everything in this issue
3 accounts to follow on… INSTAGRAM • FIND SMART STYLING AND AN INSPIRING SMALL BUSINESS…
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Effortless style • The latest looks and high-performance products to transform your scheme
Luxury looks • From energising space to spa-style haven, design a scheme...