5 Ways Bamboo Is For You

Bamboo is a grass, a flowering evergreen plant primarily native to tropical and warm climates worldwide. It is an amazingly fast growing plant, some species growing up to an inch every 40 minutes. Its use in South Asia ranges from food source to building material. It is

The Best Indoor Plants & Flower Arrangements for Your Home

Flowers are one of the most wonderful decorative additions to your home. Adding beauty and fragrance, indoor plants and flower arrangements can instantly change the atmosphere of a room. They add the perfect pop of colour and that extra subtle kick a room needs to finish off

Learn to love the 1980s, says Milan Furniture Fair

The Italian event is the largest of its kind — think Glastonbury Festival, but with better-dressed people The Milan Furniture Fair — the Salone del Mobile — has just come to an end. There may be other such international events, but Milan remains the largest and most

Sorry, you can’t take that posh city break in my house: it’s too condensed

There are gorgeous houses in my west London neighbourhood where the bedrooms look like five-star hotel suites and the sitting rooms have featured on Downton Abbey or Grand Designs.