25 Top Interior Posts of February

Spring is just around the corner and in February the interior blogging world was full of posts to inspire those of us already itching to redecorate for the new season ahead. Here are our favourite articles we spotted on our search in the last month…

 

1. Decorating With Tribal Prints in 5 Easy Steps – All About Interiors

Thanks to a huge crossover from the fashion industry over the past few years, tribal prints have caught the eye of interior designers across the globe. A stylish look for any room, the trend can be incorporated into decor with ease and All About Interiors shows you how in this informative post.

Image courtesy of All About Interiors

Image courtesy of All About Interiors

Image courtesy of Side Street Style

Image courtesy of Side Street Style

2. Making the Most of Your Bedroom Space – Side Street Style

Making the most of your bedroom space is essential as it is the room you spend the most time in. Here Side Street Style demonstrate how to make this important room feel more spacious from using mirrors to thinking vertically to make sure your bedroom remains the haven it should be.

3. The New Grey: Green Appeal – Cate St Hill

With not a white wall in sight, Cate St Hill’s post on why green is the new neutral offers a contemporary colour scheme for the home. Inspired by the leafy plants and flowers now gracing the design-led homes of the world, green is a hue which can be both soothing and vibrant and it can be injected in all manner of inventive ways.

Image courtesy of Cate St Hill

Image courtesy of Cate St Hill

Image courtesy of Love Chic Living

Image courtesy of Love Chic Living

4. Farrow and Ball Launches 9 Exciting New Colours – Love Chic Living

Experts of colour Farrow and Ball are renowned for their ever stylish paint shades appearing in the chicest of home across the country. The new release of nine new colours is creating a buzz in the interiors world and Jen Love Chic Living is on hand to give us the lowdown on these fabulous just released paints.

5. How to Style Your Home Using Scatter Cushions – Corrin Creative

Scatter cushions seem to either be loved or loathed in the design world and in this post by Corrin Creative we were taught to embrace the scatter cushion love. Starting with placement before moving on colour and pattern then size and shape, this definitive guide will have you rushing out to develop your collection.

Image courtesy of Corrin Creative

Image courtesy of Corrin Creative

Image courtesy of Polly Rowan

Image courtesy of Polly Rowan

6. How to Use Blush in Interiors – Polly Rowan

Blush is right on trend for 2016. A subtle colour to delicately infuse any room with an effortlessly stylish feel, Polly Rowan’s how to guide to add the shade to the home is a must-read for any fans of the peaceful pink.

7. The Truth About Working as an Interior Stylist (and How to Become One) – The Life Creative Blog

Interior styling may not be the always-glamorous career one might think, but it doesn’t mean that the blood, sweat and tears that go into each shoot aren’t worth it. Chris from The Life Creative Blog documents the trials and tribulations of his profession in this post and also offers essential tips for embarking on your own styling career.

Image courtesy of The Life Creative

Image courtesy of The Life Creative

Image courtesy Trend Monitor

Image courtesy Trend Monitor

8. Social Good Hotels – Trend Monitor

A new wave of hotels are starting to pop up around the globe for the travellers who want not only comfort but also a meaningful stay. The forward-thinking ‘good hotels’ incorporate authentic local activities, community outreach and charity into their business models.

9. 33 Blogs With Beautiful Photography – The LuxPad

They say a picture paints a thousand words and in February, The LuxPad curated a collection of blogs which more than live up to this iconic phrase. Including some of the best photography from around the world, all thirty three blogs need to be seen to be believed.

33 Blogs With Beautiful Imagery

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Image courtesy of Love Chic Living

Image courtesy of Love Chic Living

10. How to Bring More Natural Light into Your Home – Love Chic Living

In answer to the age-old problem of making the most of the natural light in the home Love Chic Living has published this comprehensive guide to make sure you always get it right. From window dressings to roof lights, find out how to make your interior space brighter.

11. 13 Places to Find Design Inspiration for Your Home – Organise My House

Finding inspiration for your next design project can be troubling at times and you can easily end up suffering from the visual equivalent of writer’s block if you only ever look in the same place. In this post by Organise My House, you will find thirteen places to take a peek at to get the inspiration juices flowing again.

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Image courtesy of Organise My House

Image courtesy of Petite Modern Life

Image courtesy of Petite Modern Life

12. Space Themed Nursery – Petite Modern Life

This adorable space themed nursey will ensure your precious little one has the most stylish room around. A case study of author Klarisa’s son’s nursey, the room mixes dark walls with fresh furniture and of course – starry accessories to inspired you for your own children’s nurseries!

13. Kitchen Inspiration: 7 Kitchen Colour Schemes – The Chromologist

For many the kitchen is the hub of the home where the majority of household activity takes places, whereas for others it is simple a functional space to create food as quickly as possible. Whatever your views of the kitchen, make sure it always looks its best with these seven valuable ideas.

Image courtesy of The Chromologist

Image courtesy of The Chromologist

Image courtesy of Patchwork Harmony

Image courtesy of Patchwork Harmony

14. Places to Stay: Bert’s Barge – Patchwork Harmony

Patchwork Harmony discovered the delights of Bert’s Barge, an anchored place to stay in Hackney. Beautifully decorated inside with a subtle Scandinavian feel, it is a sanctuary from the bustle of London and would be the perfect spot to while the evening away after a busy day.

15. How to Make Your Home More Zen – Emily Henderson

Believing that February is actually the best month to start your new year, new you mantra, Emily Henderson is challenging her readers to start being more zen in 2016. From explaining what the concept means to her top tips to achieve the state, make February the month to make changes for the better.

Image courtesy of Emily Henderson

Image courtesy of Emily Henderson

Ems Design Blogg

Ems Design Blogg

16. Iittala X Issey Miyake – Elle Decoration – Ems Design Blogg

The new collaboration between homeware brand Iittala and fashion house Issey Miyake launched at the start of February with the hashtag #pauseforharmony. Causing a stir in the design world, the pieces are sleek, design-led accessories and Ems Design Blogg includes a collection video to perfectly showcase the range.

17. Pretty Pink Living Room Ideas – Homegirl London

This month is the month of love and Homegirl London has been inspired by Valentine home decor in this post. Perfectly in-keeping with one of Pantone’s colours of the year (Rose Quartz), this post explores the ways in which to add a pink flair to your living room.

Image courtesy of Homegirl London

Image courtesy of Homegirl London

Image courtesy of Hunted Interior

Image courtesy of Hunted Interior

18. Choosing Art // Does It Speak for You – Hunted Interior

Choosing art pieces for the home can be a nightmare. Whether you are fixated on single statement pieces or long for a full gallery wall, staying true to your own tastes can be difficult with so many artistic outlets around. Hunted Interior’s post maintains holding out for the pieces that speak to you to make sure you always love your decor.

19. February Moodboard // In The Details – coco+Kelly

Coco+kelley’s motto is ‘life is in the details. Style accordingly’ and in her February moodboard she gives us the low-down on what exactly she means by this statement. This picture filled posts shows us that detail is what fine design is all about…

February moodboard in the details

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Image courtesy of Apartment Apothecary

Image courtesy of Apartment Apothecary

20. Shades of Grey by Kate Watson-Smyth – Apartment Apothecary

Kate Watson-Smyth’s book launch has been big news in the interior blogging community this month and here Katy of Apartment Apothecary delves into the pages of this fabulous book and Katy’s own home is also the second case study, don’t miss this sneak peek at the book taking the industry by storm…

21. How to Decorate With the 2016 Pantone Colour of the Year – Brepurposed

Rose Quartz and Serenity are still huge news in the interior blogging world and Bre from Brepurpose after taking a while to come round to the choices has created this excellent decorating guide on how to use them in the home. Preferring to use them separately, each inspiration image is more beautiful than the last…

Image courtesy of Brepurposed

Image courtesy of Brepurposed

Image courtesy of Style By Emily Henderson

Image courtesy of Style By Emily Henderson

22. 13 Living Room Design Trends for 2016 and How We Feel About Them – Style By Emily Henderson

This living room trends post is a must-read for those looking for room inspiration. An honest no-holds-barred look at the popular trends of today, each trend is accompanied by Emily’s take on longevity giving you an idea on the best looks to go for.

23. Twitter Unveils Super Chic Australian Headquarters – Interior’s Addict

This post has got us wanting to hop on a plane to Australia and beg Twitter to let us see their plush office space first hand! The soft aqua and gold colour scheme makes for a soothing yet inspiring working environment and of course all the quirky Twitter finishing touches are there too.

Image courtesy Interior's Addict

Image courtesy Interior’s Addict

Image courtesy of Honestly WTF

Image courtesy of Honestly WTF

24. Can Kaki Ibiza – Honestly WTF

Honestly WTF has taken an all access tour of designer Luis Gallussi’s Ibiza home this month and it is breathtaking. Taking full advantage of the house’s natural landscape, the home is rustic yet impeccably stylish and we particularly love the laid-back outdoor table setting.

25. Eight Affordable Ways to Add Glamour to Your Bedroom – Apartment Number 4

Who doesn’t love a touch of glamour in their interior? Victoria Jackson of Apartment Number 4 insists on it and with her handy article, now you can too! From investing in a headboard to always making use of home fragrance, you home will have that glamorous edge in no time.

Image courtesy of Apartment Number 4

Image courtesy of Apartment Number 4

One Comment

  1. Sarah Says :

    Posted on March 3, 2016 at 5:51 pm

    Great list! I love checking out new blogs!

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