Category: Lifestyle

Transforming your home with feng shui
18 Mar

Transforming your home with feng shui

As a result of her new Netflix series, Marie Kondo is big news at the moment - with people across the country sorting through their clutter in a bid to...

How to design the perfect utility room
01 Mar

How to design the perfect utility room

It’s a part of the home that’s synonymous with the soft and comforting hum of the tumble dryer and the pleasant scent of fabric conditioner. Intended for laundry care, storing...

Caravane: inspired by travel, made with expertise
25 Feb

Caravane: inspired by travel, made with expertise

Véronique Piedeleu and her husband Jack-Eric are the creative force behind Caravane – the irresistibly chic furniture, home accessories, and textiles brand from Paris that takes design inspiration from cultures...

The new B&H Garden Room bar and restaurant
15 Feb

The new B&H Garden Room bar and restaurant

It’s been three months since Bourne & Hollingsworth opened its rooftop restaurant and bar in the heart of the West End. It’s been a hit with Londoners and tourists alike...

Valentines cards with Katie Leamon
08 Feb

Valentines cards with Katie Leamon

These days it seems like the true meaning of Valentine’s Day has been somewhat forgotten amongst all the commercial hype. With the day of love fast approaching, we explore the...

2019 Planting guide: How to build a vegetable garden
17 Jan

2019 Planting guide: How to build a vegetable garden

Are you trying to eat a little healthier this year? Or are you planning to live a more self-sufficient, environmentally friendly lifestyle? Was ‘getting outdoors’ your New Year’s resolution? Planting...

Make the most of your space with these orangery extension ideas…
11 Jan

Make the most of your space with these orangery extension ideas…

Any extension should offer you additional room while transforming the look of your home. But how can you make the most of your new space? We reveal our top tips...

The Westbury Christmas bouquet
19 Dec

The Westbury Christmas bouquet

Nothing says Christmas quite like a festive flower arrangement. We’ve collaborated with top Essex-based florist Debbie Sharpe of The Flower Room Essex to create The Westbury Christmas Bouquet; a simple...

Christmas canapé recipes by Humphrey Munson
11 Dec

Christmas canapé recipes by Humphrey Munson

‘Tis the season for entertaining, and there’s nothing better than a few tried and tested canapé recipes that are quick, easy and delicious. Louisa Eggleston, the Creative Director at Humphrey...

The royal history of the orangery: a duke & duchess’ choice
30 Nov

The royal history of the orangery: a duke & duchess’ choice

Frogmore Cottage is to become the official residence of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, after it is believed the couple were gifted the property by Her Majesty The Queen....

The unrivalled advent calendars for Christmas 2018
27 Nov

The unrivalled advent calendars for Christmas 2018

Once a simple festive tradition for children, the humble advent calendar has seen a complete transformation over the last few years. Gone are the days of opening a little cut-out...

Bonfire Night treats
02 Nov

Bonfire Night treats

For those of you who are planning on serving a Firework Night banquet to friends and family this week, we’ve put a collection of Bonfire Night recipes together that will...

Skulls, jewels and spellbinding flavours: Diggle Chocolates
31 Oct

Skulls, jewels and spellbinding flavours: Diggle Chocolates

A Cordon Bleu-trained chocolatier based in London, Philippa Diggle of Diggle Chocolates creates beautiful artisan truffles. By cleverly combining magical flavours with bewitching designs, Philippa’s chocolates make you feel utterly...

All creatures great and small: Emma O’Brennan-Pizer from Wilful Ink
26 Oct

All creatures great and small: Emma O’Brennan-Pizer from Wilful Ink

The brilliant designer behind vibrant British company Wilful Ink talks to us about her creative processes and how she became the master of all things quirky. Inspired by unusual creatures...

Agnes’ gluten free chocolate brownies
09 Oct

Agnes’ gluten free chocolate brownies

Westbury's very own star baker shares her sumptuous gluten free brownie recipe with us - just in time to get a few practice runs in ready for National Baking Week.