How To Create A Transport Themed Kids Bedroom

Lots of kids love vehicles. It’s not rare to see a little boy carrying around a toy car or pushing about a fire truck, which is why for a lot of children a transport themed bedroom would be perfect. From trains to helicopters and cars, there’s plenty of different modes of transport which can be included to create a unique and tailored experience for your child. A transport themed bedroom can be the perfect way to tap further into your child’s imagination, and create a fun and safe environment for them to grow up in. However, finding transport themed furniture isn’t always easy, which is why we have created a how-to guide on creating a perfectly themed transport bedroom for … Continue reading

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4 Factors To Consider When Choosing An Office Chair

All Office Chairs in the Infographic shown above are available to view and purchase on our website. Due to the amount of importance it carries, choosing an office chair can be a daunting task. For medical reasons, it is important that your office chair provides support and comfort in order to avoid damage to your health. Most office workers spend an average of 40 hours a week (160 hours a month) at work, meaning a lot of that time will be spent sitting at a desk. Medical experts state that while working in front of a computer, most workers tend to hunch forward in an attempt to get closer to their computer screen when they are concentrating, which can lead to … Continue reading

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How To Create A Bedroom Fit For A Princess

When you’re a little girl, the concept of being a Princess is really exciting. As our daughters grow up, we read them story after story about beautiful princesses growing up in their luxury castles, before finding their Prince Charming and continuing to live happily ever after. We all love our own little Princesses. We want them to be as happy as they can be and feel extra special. Creating a Princess themed bedroom can be the perfect way to treat your Princess like royalty, and it makes an incredibly exciting surprise bedroom makeover! Spending hours searching for the perfect furniture and decor can be a chore and sometimes takes the excitement away from decorating, which is why we have made a guide … Continue reading

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How To Use Monochromatic Colour Schemes in Interior Design

[Mono][Chromatic] [One][Relating to colours] What is a Monochromatic Colour Scheme? Monochromatic colour schemes in interior design use a single base colour for the room, but incorporate different shades, tints and tones of the main hue within the room’s palette. This creates a very bold, dramatic look whilst still being quite soft and elegant to the eye. It’s easy to create a sense of harmony and balance in the room when you’re using a monochromatic colour palette in interior design. How to use a Monochromatic Colour Scheme When using monochromastic interior design, it’s important to make sure sure that the colour doesn’t totally overwhelm the room. You can use areas of white and black as blank space or white space to break up … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Sofa Higher

Pictured above: Bayliss 3 Seater Black Leather Sofa It’s the perfect sofa! And it was the perfect height to your old coffee table, but now you’re finding that it’s coming up just a little bit short… Don’t panic! There’s a couple of things that you can do to make your sofa higher, without having to compromise on comfort or design. It’s not uncommon for people to, suddenly or gradually, require a higher sofa. If you’ve suffered an injury, a higher sofa is a lot easier to get in and out of. Or perhaps if you’re just too tall for the sofa. There are many reasons why you would want to make your sofa higher. And many solutions to the problem too! … Continue reading

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How To Make Your Bedroom Feel More Like Summer

A cosy feel to your bedroom is perfect throughout winter, especially around Christmas time when things are feeling extra-festive. However, the summer months are now among us, which means it’s time to stash away the fleece blankets and bring out the linen sheets. Nobody likes being uncomfortable, especially under the heat of our warmer months, so here are some ways to make your bedroom feel more like summer. 1) Clear Space Today’s bedroom insp via #pinterest #bedroom #inspiration #interior #interiorinsp #decor #home #minimalistic A photo posted by @blanc.canvas on Jul 16, 2015 at 5:02am PDT   #decor#decorforman#mensdecor#interior#mensinterior#accsessoriesforhome#menstoys#menguide#formens#gents#bedroom   A photo posted by MensDecor (@mensdecor) on Jul 16, 2015 at 3:33am PDT     Some comfy bedroom inspo via #tumblr   A … Continue reading

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Pick of the Week! – Neve Bedroom Range

Your Weekly Furniture Fix Neve Bedroom Range Welcome to our weekly blog; showcasing our best products. Every week we will be choosing one favourite over here in the Frances Hunt office & this week we take a look at the brand new Neve Bedroom Range. This week we’ve decided to premier a brand new product range that we simple adore – it’s versatile and stylish but most all; it’s unique. We don’t have anything else like this range on our website and we’re hoping you’ll like it just as much as we do… The Neve bedroom range boasts a combination of two different finishes that come together to create a feel that is eye-catching and retro. Pairing soft grey painted carcasses with … Continue reading

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Pick of the Week! – Oslo Walnut and Orange Nest of Tables

Your Weekly Furniture Fix Oslo Walnut and Orange Nest of Tables Welcome to our weekly blog; showcasing our best products. Every week we will be choosing one favourite over here in the Frances Hunt office & this week we take a look at the brand new Oslo Walnut and Orange Nest of Tables. We’ve take a month-long hiatus from our Pick of the Week blogs as we’ve been so busy adding brand new products to our website! But now the sun is shining and we’re ready to get back to picking the best of what we offer (both new and old) for you – our lovely readers and customers. This week we believe we’ve chosen a belter; the Oslo Walnut and Orange … Continue reading

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Rattan Furniture Buying Guide

It’s actually starting to feel a little like Summer here in the UK, and there has been a growing interest in our Rattan Garden Furniture range. Forget the cheap plastic garden chairs this Summer! If you’re looking for a more stylish alternative that won’t shame your garden when you have friends and family round for a barbecue or garden party, you want to seriously be considering rattan garden furniture! What is Rattan? Rattan comprises approximately 600 different species of reed palms native to tropical regions of the world, so there is naturally something very exotic about the way that it looks. Rattans are visually quite similar to bamboo, but its stems are solid and require some structural support as they are … Continue reading

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Breakfast Statistics: Death of the Breakfast Table?

Sitting at the breakfast table is such a traditional family concept, bringing about images of smiling faces hovering over bowls of cereal. Conventions from a bygone era perhaps? In reality, apparently 6 out of 10 meals are eaten in front of the TV these days, meaning that millions of households are slumming it on the sofa to enjoy the company of pixelated strangers on the screen rather than each other’s. One third of us who watch TV while we eat don’t even bother to engage in conversation with who we are dining with, instead tucking into our meal no differently as to if we were alone. But what about breakfast? Surely breakfast is different! Breakfast Statistics 2015 The UK’s favourite breakfast is a … Continue reading

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