Home & Garden

miners cottage II

Through The Keyhole: Miners Cottage II

We enjoy a wander round Miners Cottage II, an innovative property fusing period features with the best of modern-day living, in the sought-after village of Pens...
Clifton Lodge

Through The Keyhole: Clifton Lodge

After entering Clifton Lodge at 37 Upper Belgrave Road – via a Victorian-style, open-fronted porch with a stained glass canopy, you’ll find yourself in a hall w...
Jason Loh

Creating a Heavenly Winter Garden

Bristol-based award-winning RHS garden designer Jason Loh welcomes us into the magical world of the winter garden, with plenty of tips to hone your horticu...
Flog It

Interview: Flog It Presenter Paul Martin

BBC antiques show Flog It! is coming to the historic surrounds of Bristol Cathedral this month. Presenter Paul Martin urges anyone with an item of interest to c...
Growing Together

Growing Together with Christine Walkden

Professional gardener and BBC One Show broadcaster Christine Walkden is showing support this year for community initiative Growing Together. But it’s not just a...
Upcycled

Rework It: Upcycled Interiors

Samantha Coleman talks upcycling with designer, maker and TV expert Nessa Doran O’Reilly of Furniture Magpies The saying, ‘one man’s trash is another man’s tre...
Upcycling

Upcycling Interiors: 5 Top Tips

If you enjoyed our upcycling chat with TV furniture expert, designer and maker Nessa Doran O'Reilly this month, give it a go yourself! Tired...

When Made met Dela

Online design brand MADE.com has arrived in Bristol, for the first time, to brighten up any residual January blues with a pop-up store in Quakers Friars. The sh...
Seasons of Love

Seasons of Love

The season of love is upon us, and Bristol-based award-winning RHS garden designer Jason Loh is offering his tips on making a more romantic garden this mon...
Alno

KITCHEN THINK: 2017 Trends with Alno

As we anticipate the kitchen trends that will be at the top of every interior wishlist for 2017, we go cap in hand to Alno for guidance By the time you hit 90,...
Kütchenhaus

Haus Proud: Kütchenhaus

One interiors specialist, new in Clifton this year, offers up a few ideas for making life in the kitchen a little easier Tell us to change the record all you l...
Through the Keyhole

Through The Keyhole: Redland Green Park

An impressive six-bedroom Victorian home in Redland with access to Redland Green Park Any property that has as lovely a pub and restaurant as The Cambridge Arm...
Artificial Grass

Plastic Fantastic: Artificial Grass

When it comes to problematic lawns, there’s nothing wrong with faking it, says Elly West  I have a confession to make. I love artificial grass. It’s soft,...
Spiritual garden

Feeling Zen: Spiritual Designs

Elly West’s latest garden designs have been inspired by the balance and spirituality of the Far East W hen I ask my clients what they want to use their garden ...
Bath and West Shutters

IN PROFILE: BATH AND WEST SHUTTERS

Bath and West Shutters is the authorised agent for The New England Shutter Company offering a measure, design and installation service in Somerset, Wiltshire, G...
Crane 29

Canopy and Stars: Crane 29

We chat to Canopy and Stars MD Tom Dixon about Crane 29, the unusual lodgings he’ll be constructing on the Harbourside this month TBM: So how on Earth did this...
Colourfence

Summer-Ready Fencing with Colourfence

Wave goodbye to hours spent revitalising has-been fences – Colourfence will have your garden summer-ready without breaking the bank We all ...
Meadow Sweet

Meadow Sweet

Elly West is finding inspiration in the world around her and aiding nature’s declining pollinators, to boot Designing gardens is very much about putting the ri...
Property

Hot Property: 21 Downs Park West

We check out a classic Arts and Crafts-designed Edwardian property – detached and backing directly onto the Downs, with a charming south-west facing garden Dat...
Garden

An Organic Venture

Elly West heads north of the city to chat to former royal gardener Robert Dunster Looking around other people’s gardens is something I love to do. Whatever the...

Life Goals: Crane 29

Crushing hard on Crane 29, we get some tips on how to make our own spaces a little more sustainable All images by Iris Thorsteinsdottir How long have y...
Crane 29

Get The Look: Crane 29

Want to add a stylish touch of Crane 29 to your abode? Recreate the natural palette with a few of these goodies from Anthropologie... Pippa glass, £2...
Grow Your Own

Food For Thought: Grow Your Own

Elly West is encouraging us to have a go at growing our own this month... Anyone who has ever grown their own edibles will know how rewarding it can be, and it...

What About Wasps?

We know we need to look after our bees, but what about wasps? University of Bristol researcher Daisy Taylor tells us more about this essential little insect... ...
Garden

Turn Up The Heat

It’s time to let the warm glow of late-summer stalwarts take over, says Elly West Summer is marching on, it’s holiday time and the garden has been in full swin...

AW17 interiors inspiration

Local interior designer David Hutton gives us his take on the popular styles of the season, and talks to us about his own recent projects   There are...

SOLD – Rare long leasehold

Morton Property Consultants are pleased to announce that 8 Unity Street, Bristol BS1 5HH Long Leasehold Office has now sold.  18 Viewings Best bids 4...

A right royal labour of Love: Highgrove

A guided tour of Prince Charles’ gardens at Highgrove impresses Jane Moore  I have been to Highgrove twice. The first time was remarkable only for a cou...

Gardening: grow your passion

Elly West on how to take your love of gardening a step further in 2018 It’s cold outside. The garden is dormant, and it’s the time of year when we, all too oft...

Interior Crush: The Milk Thistle

We love The Milk Thistle: its wonderful building, history and decor too When it comes to picking a gorgeous environment in which to spend some precious free ...

Gardening: brown is the new green

...So don’t go clearing everything away after flowering season, says Elly West When I’m creating planting plans for clients’ borders, I’m nearly always asked...