Stay Toasty: How To Save Money On Your Heating Bill. Poochon puppy tucked up on sofa in a yellow blanket, cuddling Kevin the Carrot Soft Toy

Stay Toasty: How To Save Money On Your Heating Bill

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Brrrrr…winter is not coming, it is HERE and it is not only nipping at our nose, but taking a big bite out of our money to boot! But fear not dear fillies, there are ways to stay toasty without impacting on your heating bill. Heck, it might even save you money! So click this way and find out how we are planning on beating the heating bill…

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Sweet Dreams: Our 2020 Bedroom Interior Trend Predictions by Fashion Du Jour LDN. Close-up of teal painted wall, brushed chrome light fittings and lamps, blue upholstered bed, velvet cushions, navy, mustard and grey bedroom interior

Sweet Dreams: Our 2020 Bedroom Interior Trend Predictions

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As cliche as it sounds – new year does equal a new lease of life and focus! Our particular focus for 2020 comes in the form of getting back to the refurbishment of our home, after our festive hiatus. Next on our (seemingly never-ending) to do list are our bedrooms. The bedroom is the space in your abode where you relax, rewind and recharge, as well as the place to have a bit of fun right? So click this way for our 2020 bedroom interior trend predictions – guaranteed to give you sweet dreams…

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Floored!: How To Make An Impact With Flooring

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The floor upon which we walk the walk and strut our daily stuff should surely be a fabulous reflect of our style. I mean we can turn a lewk from head to toe, so surely our home should get the same treatment from ceiling to floor? Nowadays cool, contemporary and quirky flooring is such a integral part of decor. Scrolling through the hashtag “From where I stand” on Instagram, it’s clear to see that our love affair with what’s beneath our feet is HUGE. Flooring’s not just about being purely functional, it can be truly beautiful – the perfect synergy of style and substance in your home. So click this way and prepare to be well and truly floored…

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Silent Night: How To Create the #PerfectSleepingSpace by Fashion Du Jour LDN. Beach Huts Easycare Reversible Blue Duvet Set by Julian Charles Home Luxury Bedding and Curtains

Silent Night: How To Create the #PerfectSleepingSpace

Sleep – perchance to dream hey? But what if getting safe passage to the Land of Nod seems to be more a waking nightmare, than a silent peaceful slumber fest? I know if I don’t get my beauty sleep, I certainly become much MUCH more beast-like than Belle! But how does one create the most perfect of environments to enable the most blissful of sleeps? Much like the classic line from the aptly named film “Field of Dreams”: “If we build it, [it] will come”. So click this way and discover how to create the perfect sleeping space in your home…

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Sparking Joy How To Bring Hygge To Your Garden by Fashion Du Jour LDN

Sparking Joy: How To Bring Hygge To Your Garden

If you’re as much of a social media addict as us, chances are you’ve spied the word ‘hygge’ more than once on your daily scroll. Hygge is all about simplicity – the joy of achieving simple cosiness in the home. And isn’t that something we all want in our lives? Heck yes! The hygge way of life is all about making people feel comfortable, cosy, and enjoy the simple things. Through being minimalist, it in turn allows you to enjoy what you have to its fullest. But doesn’t that sound much like another trending social media craze? If you haven’t heard of Marie Kondo and her now-infamous KonMari – it’s time to become part of the “Tidying Up” revolution! In short, the KonMari method is about giving your house a jolly good tidying up, going through items one-by-one and only keeping those which ‘spark joy’. By the end of a long session of KonMari-ing, you will have no doubt picked up items you haven’t seen in years, eBayed a huge portion of clutter, and discovered a suddenly much more minimalist look to the home. So, once our homes are suitably minimalist, clean, tranquil, tidy, hygge’d and KonMari’d, what’s left to do? Well, we reckon these useful concepts could easily be taken outside and into the gardens of 2019. With spring in the air, now is the perfect time to get planning! So click this way and prepare to spark even more joy…

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Light and Shade - How To Make Impact In Your Home With Windows And Blinds by Fashion Du Jour LDN. Bi-folding kitchen doors onto garden by Glow Glass

Light & Shade: How To Make Impact In Your Home With Windows And Blinds

Life is all about balance. Through finding balance, you find calm. This ethos of balance and calm should be the resounding echo around your home *insert zen-like soothing voice repeating the words “balance” and “calm”until fade*. I know this is the case for me – when we moved into our new home we pretty much had a blank canvas to play with. We realised quite quickly that it’s not just your choice of paint and furnishings that can have a dramatic effect on your house. You can paint with light and shade through your choice of windows and blinds. So click this way and discover how these choices can impact on your mood and the feel of your living space too…

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Feathering Your Nest How To Save Money In Your First Home by Fashion Du Jour LDN

Feathering Your Nest: How To Save Money In Your First Home

Congratulations – you did it! You’ve got the keys to the door and have bought your first home. Now – it’s time to start feathering that nest! Making your house a home can be a costly endeavour – as first time home owners last year, we speak from experience. But we have a learnt a heap along the way and we want to share with you lovely lot our very best money saving tips and tricks so that get the most out of your precious pennies. Click this way and discover how you too can save money in your first home, or even in your tenth abode, too…

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NintenDON’T Miss Out!: How To Have Great Times With Friends by Fashion Du Jour LDN. Retro Nintendo Game pads

NintenDON’T Miss Out!: How To Have Great Times With Friends

Despite being deemed for geeks and being unfashionable, a recent report showed that the video game industry is worth more than both the film AND music industry. Along with the seemingly never ending amount of comic book movies in the cinemas, there has never been a better time to be a “geek”…just like me! So do people who play together, stay together? Click this way to discover how to NintenDO have the best times with your friends, including your partner!

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Perfectly Productive - Top Tips To Create Your Ideal Home Office by Fashion Du Jour LDN

Perfectly Productive: Top Tips To Create Your Ideal Home Office

Whether you own your own business or are all about that freelance hustle life (guilty!) – creating your ideal home office space is a huge part of being perfectly productive. As the ultimate freelancer Carrie Bradshaw proclaimed in “Sex and the City” – “If I get the desk, the writing will come”. So imagine HOW much the whole of your home office can impact on your inspo? So…how do you create the ideal office space? Well click this way and prepare for your productivity to go through the roof – your dream office space can be a reality…

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How to Photograph Your Interiors like a Pro by Fashion Du Jour LDN. Lounge, grey, wall art, photography

How To Photograph Your Interiors Like A Pro!

We’ve done it – we are about to move into our first home, fillies! And you know what that means – we have been pinning away all the gorgeous interior ideas on our Pinterest board for design inspiration or screenshotting all things Instagrammable. As bloggers, you know we will be wanting to share our own housing flair to the internet. But how do you pull off pictures that are #inspogoals? The reality is, amazing-looking photos of your interiors don’t just happen by chance! Oh no! It takes time and effort to nail that perfect shot. So, who better to speak to than experts in luxury interior design? We chatted to Oro Bianco to learn all the top tips and tricks. So click this way to find out how you too can easily ace nailing super-attractive photos of your home…

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