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As much as we enjoy a luxe home tour, we also love clever interiors hacks here at W&W towers. Here are five sneaky shortcuts we’ve picked up……

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Is 2017’s Colour of the Year the one for you?

I have no idea how trend-forecasters know these things, but know them they do, and thanks to the clever folk at Dulux, we now know that Denim Drift has been announced as 2017’s Colour of the Year. And it’s rather lovely, I must say. I know: I would say that as it has more than a hint of grey. But hark at that lovely smoky blue edge. Here are some blue hues you can get it into your home right now this minute, making you look so very previous. (Which is what some of the fashion team on the first magazine I ever worked on used to say when they meant ‘ahead of the curve’. At least, this is what I took it to mean…)…

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How to have children and a stylish home

We are thoroughly of the opinion that your children should not take over your home. Have them, by all means; welcome them into the fold. We just don’t want to see evidence of them everywhere. When Chloe from Marloe London sent me these pictures of her living space, my first thought was, “but where is the child-related debris?” (Okay, “I really like that yellow chair” came first, but that was hot on its heels.) So I asked Chloe – who runs Marloe London with her friend Marina – to explain to us how she achieves this magical effect of vanishing of her children.…

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How to Make Your Home Feel Like Summer (All Year ‘Round)

We were – for all of a week – living the summer dream. We ate outside. Slept under just a sheet whilst being blasted by fans. Watched the strawberries swell and the geraniums luxuriate in the heat. Now, well, it’s not cold exactly. But it’s not tropical. Fortunately, it can be summer all year ’round if you follow our advice.…

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3 summer colours for your home

I don't know about you, but I always associate summer with light, bright and, yes, white interiors. But summery interiors don't have to be all-white. We suggest three very tempting alternatives. …

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How to….create a stylish family-friendly living space

As an Interior Designer with an amazing eye for unique pieces, colour and family-friendly living, Laura Stephens is our go-to girl for anything Interiors-related (having just moved house I'm sure she dreads my frequent emails asking about trims, curtains, cushions....). If you haven't already seen our feature focusing on her beautiful home or the gorgeous living room makeover she did for a client, then do check them out asap. Otherwise, read on to see just how she transformed the ground floor of a pretty normal house into a beautiful family-friendly living space...…

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We want to live here: Marielle Wyse’s beautiful London home

If you haven't yet discovered Wyse London, then you're in for a treat. Founder Marielle Wyse has created the ultimate lust-pot of gorgeousness with her beautiful (and brilliantly-priced) cashmere designs (find out more here). Rather unsurprisingly for someone with such a good eye, Marielle's home is just as beautiful. Furnished with her finds from "anywhere and everywhere...Ikea, French flea markets, the Conran Shop, local junk shops and little interior shops I find along the way," it is serene, calm and just the kind of place for creating those beautiful sweaters we love her for...…