When it comes to your living space, it’s important to have essential accessories that evoke a sense of comfort and calm, whether it’s a luxurious bed to sink into after a long day or a patio furniture set that’s the perfect one Place to relax is soak up the sun.
However, breathing new life into your home and garden can be difficult, mainly due to the sheer number of brands offering different styles and options.
It might be helpful to know that current homeware trends suggest that comfort should be a priority, especially in your bedroom – remember to layer different textures to add softness to make your room feel like a real sanctuary. Cottagecore is also still very popular, so look for natural materials and cozy fabrics.
What to consider when investing in your garden, there is an increase in people using their outdoor space as an extension of their home, choosing things like sofas, rugs and heaters to style your garden the way you do would interiors. This allows both your inside and outside to be cohesive and provide a place to escape.
To help you upgrade your living space, we’ve put together a guide to home and garden accessories from some of our favorite brands that will help you achieve just that. From a gorgeous upholstered garden set to bedding designed with serious comfort in mind, there’s no doubt you’ll want to add these to your wish list immediately.
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For beds that are all luxury – DUSK Middleton Ottoman Bed Frame: Was from £599, now from £499, DUSK.com
When it comes to enjoying the dreamiest night’s sleep, DUSK helps you make that happen with cozy linens, throws, pillows and now their new luxury bedding collection.
Welcome classic style to the bedroom with the elegant Middleton Natural Linen Effect Bed Frame. Featuring a stunning hand buttoned design and a luxurious linen look fabric with a soft feel, this upholstered headboard is sure to be a striking finish in the bedroom with its premium look and feel. Not forgetting the generous storage space under the bed for a nice, simple and space-saving solution while you sleep. Also available in gray linen look and velvet gray plush on request.
To make this even dreamier, DUSK is currently offering up to £200 off bedding collections, as well as up to 50 per cent off bed linen, throws, pillows and more, so you can enjoy a little luxury for less this season.
To elevate your garden area – Made Zambra garden lounge set: £1,650, MADE.com
Bringing the comforts of home into your garden couldn’t be easier with Made’s outdoor furniture collection, evidenced by this lounge seating area that looks like the ideal place to sit and enjoy the sun. With a sofa, two chairs and a table there is plenty of space if you have visitors or a large household. Plus, the modern design will enhance your garden, with the acacia wood and contrasting white offering a beautiful Mediterranean look. Thanks to the padding you will feel particularly snuggly. If you haven’t already invested in a lounge area, we recommend buying one before the long weekend.
For Transport to a Five Star Hotel – Bedeck of Belfast Sana Linen: From £18, Bedeckhome.com
As we’ve already established, homeware trends are all about textures and comfort. And when it comes to making your bedroom more luxurious, the best place to start is with your bed. Discover the Sana bed linen collection from Bedeck of Belfast. With coastal views and luxurious island destinations in mind, it sounds like the range would be fit for a five-star hotel.
In the collection you will of course find a fitted sheet and duvet cover that is reversible – one side has a pretty floral pattern while the other has a soft geo-pebble pattern. Likewise, there are accompanying embroidered floral pillowcases as well as square oxford pillowcases. But the showstopper is in the finishing touches – Bedeck of Belfast really managed to give you the full luxury experience as they have also designed a matching knitted throw and accent pillows to add real depth to your bedroom.
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For those early mornings – Nespresso VertuoPlus coffee machine: £79, Nespresso.com
When it comes to making your mornings a little more tolerable, coffee is the answer, so investing in a machine that can make flawless cups time after time is of course the answer. And if there’s one brand that never fails a trick, it’s Nespresso. His VertuoPlus machine produces coffee in five different cup sizes – be it a short espresso, a smooth gran lungo or a delicious cup of alto – in three different sized capsules. When it comes to the pods on offer, you don’t have a choice – there are more than 30 options to choose from, each varying in intensity and aroma, so there really is something for everyone. If you become a member of Nespresso Plus now, you will also receive free coffee and a milk frother. And you’ll never have a bad cup of Joe again.
To add texture to your home – eBay natural jute rug: From £56.99, Ebay.co.uk
With the cottagecore trend not fading, it’s time to bring some vintage style into your home – think natural and cozy fabrics. Structural pieces are key for this, helping to add warmth. Luckily, eBay’s home outlet is that Aim for sourcing some really great designs that are right on trend. Case study this carpet. This particular option is handwoven from jute and is ideal for the eco-conscious among us. And while it’s hard wearing, it still offers a beautiful way to add a relaxed look to your home. It comes in a wide range of sizes depending on your space.
For outdoor socializing this summer – Wowcher nine seater rattan corner garden furniture set: £2,999.99 now £1,199, Wowcher.co.uk
If you’re looking to use your outdoor space as an extension of your home this summer then you need to check out Wowcher’s outdoor furniture collection which includes sun loungers, egg chairs, dining sets and of course this 9 seater sofa. The set includes a corner sofa, bench, stool and a table that lifts to reveal an ice bucket. For the full rattan range, up to 77 per cent off, visit Wowcher’s website, with the brand promising delivery of select items in just seven days. There’s something for every budget and every garden setting, so make sure you secure your seats before the upcoming heatwave.
For Alfresco Dining – Wilko Eucalyptus Bistro Set: £100, Wilko.com
If you really step on the gas on the grill, you need good seating. And if you still have to invest, allow us to introduce you to this bistro set, currently offering a saving of £35. It’s made out of eucalyptus wood, so it’s likely to be very durable, and the natural color makes it a great device for outdoors. Thanks to its size, it fits on balconies and small terraces as well as larger outdoor areas.
To stay warm after the sun has gone down – ManoMano high outdoor garden patio: Was £118.73, now £87.95, Manomano.co.uk
Investing in your garden couldn’t be easier with ManoMano and with summer on the horizon there are few things quite nicer than spending time outdoors. To extend the time you can spend outdoors in the evenings, look no further than this outdoor wood burning stove. It’s ideal if you’re hosting so you and your friends and family can sit back, relax and enjoy the fun while staying warm long after the sun goes down. It is made of steel and has a copper finish that offers a modern and industrial look that will undoubtedly enhance your garden. In the unlikely event that something happens, it comes with a one-year warranty and fast delivery. If you’re looking for big brands and retail products at discounted prices, visit ManoMano Pro for the latest offers.
To relax – CBII Unwind CBD candle: £22, Cbii-cbd.com
To help you truly relax and unwind at home, CBII’s Unwind CBD Candle creates a scented sanctuary formulated to calm the mind and provide a soothing effect on the body from head to toe. Made from natural and sustainable hand-poured hemp seed wax, the candle fills the room with the soothing scents of lavender, bergamot and neroli essential oils to help you relax and melt into serenity. The 75g candle provides a clean burn for 25 hours and the wicks are self-trimming so you don’t have to trim them to avoid tunneling. An absolute must in any busy home.
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