• How to create a winter-ready bedroom

    13 December 2019

    With winter comes colder weather, shorter days and longer nights, meaning a lot of us will spending more time indoors or in our bedrooms. But it doesn’t have to be gloomy, winter is also the perfect time to transform your bedroom into cosy sleep sanctuary. Here’s some tips to help transform your bedroom for winter:…

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  • 5 Iconic Bedrooms from the World of Film

    6 November 2019

    The bedrooms in our favourite films are carefully created to reflect the tastes and traits of its characters, giving insight into their stories and often leaving a lasting impression on us viewers.  To celebrate this, we decided to rank 5 of the most iconic bedrooms from the world of film. Regina George’s bedroom in Mean…

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  • Create a Harmonious Home with Yin-Yang Theory

    11 September 2019

    Do you feel overwhelmed with the demands of everyday life? Maybe it’s time to correct the Yin-Yang imbalance in your home. What is Yin-Yang? Simply put, Yin and Yang is an ancient Chinese philosophy that says the world is governed by opposing yet complementary energies – the Yin (feminine) and the Yang (masculine). Such energies exist…

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  • Using mood lighting to transform your bedroom

    5 March 2019

    From choosing the perfect bedroom furniture to picking the comfiest bedding, we spend a lot of time making our bedroom spaces comfortable and relaxing places to be. However, when decorating and designing, it can be easy to forget about one of the most important features of your room – lighting. The right lighting can give…

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  • How to dress a bed for maximum effect

    30 November 2018

    Your bed is so important. Choose the right mattress and you’ll sleep soundly. Keep everything clean and you’ll look forward to sliding between the sheets. Get the right duvet for the season and you’ll be cool in summer and snug in winter. But it’s not just about the practical purpose of your bed. It’s also…

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    University – your home away from home

    26 October 2018

    Whether moving into halls of residence in your first year or settling into your student house or flat, it’s likely your bedroom will need some personal touches to make you feel at home. You’ll get the bare essentials of a bed, desk and somewhere to put your clothes. It will be up to you to…

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  • Environment therapy: creating a multi-sensory bedroom

    17 September 2018

    Your bedroom should be set up to help you sleep. From choosing the right bed, fitting blackout curtains, or banning the TV. Every bedroom decision should go towards creating a space that promotes quality and healthy sleep. Nothing does that quite like a calming and peaceful environment. Think of your bedroom as your space to…

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  • Style School: School’s out for summer

    13 August 2018

    School’s out for summer! For many parents, this phrase probably brings with it equal measures of fear and excitement. The kids are off for six weeks, normal life will be turned upside down, but there’s plenty of fun to be had too! It’s important that the kids have a fun space to play in the…

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    Made in Britain – Accessories to Match Your Room  

    26 February 2018

    We all love to buy British. Meanwhile, that classic Cool-Britannia-inspired look has never been so in. From less-than-subtle splashes of red, white and blue, to quirky accessories that radiate British charm, it’s a style that’s having a real moment. To help you get going with your ‘Made in Britain’ themed makeover, we’ve put together these…

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  • 3 Stylish Bedroom Decorating Ideas

    24 July 2017

    Want to give your bedroom a makeover but not sure where to start? Take advice from Bensons for Beds’ senior visual merchandiser, Jess Rotherforth – here’s how to bring three popular looks to your space. 1. Grey bedrooms If you want an opulent yet relaxing bedroom, this style is for you. Bring the understated colour…

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    5 Space-saving bedroom ideas

    17 July 2017

    In need of some small bedroom hacks to make your space feel less cave-like? Bensons for Beds’ senior visual merchandiser Jessica Rotherforth has some small-bedroom inspiration to help turn your space into zen-like sanctuary of your dreams. 1. Make a plan (and measure up) Whether you’re moving into a new home or just want to…

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    Your Bedroom Décor Questions, Answered

    13 July 2017

    Bedroom styling can be tricky – do you play it safe with matching shades, or do you go bold with a tasteful clash of colours? How do you find the right balance between a bare bedroom and cushion-filled chaos? And how do you stop clutter taking over? We’ve teamed up with interior expert Maxine at…

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    4 Easy Bedroom Decorating Ideas On A Budget

    10 May 2017

    Want to update your bedroom without splashing out on expensive new pieces or redecorating? We’ve teamed up with four style bloggers to show you how to create some popular bedroom décor looks without breaking the bank… 1. Shop your house More often than not, you’ll already have items around the home that you can use…

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  • How to Clean Care for your Mattress

    13 June 2016

    Got a spillage that needs sorting? Jump straight to advice on how to clean a stained mattress. Stains, odours and general wear and tear are inevitable over time, but with regular care and cleaning, you can help your mattress stay fresh and last longer. Make sure you’re getting the quality sleep you need from your…

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  • How To Wash Pillows At Home

    13 June 2016

    When it comes to cleaning pillows, we usually assume that just washing the pillowcases is enough to keep our bedding fresh, meaning the pillows themselves are often get neglected. But dirt, dead skin and dust mites penetrate through the cases, and after just two years these unwanted extras can form one third of a pillow’s…

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  • Bring The Outside In

    6 April 2016

    With stuffy old winter coming to an end, spring is the perfect time to breathe some new life into your home. So why not welcome the season by bringing the outside in with some cheery spring decorating touches straight from Mother Nature? We asked three top interiors bloggers to tell us how the great outdoors…

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  • Buyers’ Duvet Guide

    1 April 2016

    From warm and snuggly to light and cool, the type of duvet you choose can make a big difference to the quality of your sleep. If you’re replacing worn-out bedding and are unsure what duvet to buy, start your search here with our expert duvet guide. Tog ratings for duvets A tog rating indicates how…

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  • Which Pillow To Choose?

    30 March 2016

    As much as we can grow attached to a favourite pillow once we find it, over time they can lose their shape, offer less support and lead to an uncomfortable night’s sleep. We recommend you refresh every two to four years, to avoid back pain and allergies. Follow our pillow guide to find your perfect…

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