Trying the Traditional in Time for Christmas!

Trying the Traditional in Time for Christmas!

November 21, 2014

When flicking through glossy interior design magazines, one will often come across the term ‘Traditional’, especially when in terms of style. In fact, we have seen it used so often that it has become a staple part of our design vocabulary. Like so many well used words, the meaning can sometimes become lost: What exactly […]

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Bedroom Basics: Perfect Pillows and Chic Sheets

Bedroom Basics: Perfect Pillows and Chic Sheets

November 14, 2014

It’s without doubt meant to be one of the most comfortable spaces in the home, but what does ‘comfort’ in this most private of spaces mean to you? Is it an alluring feeling evoked by a mountain of plush pillows? Perhaps it’s clean lines and crisp cottons that make a bedroom space really work for […]

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Framed Art of the Week (Sarah Dockter)

Framed Art of the Week (Sarah Dockter)

November 13, 2014

‘Girl in the Dark’ is featured as Framed Art of the Week. A pencil drawing that is filled with as much density and meaning as any colourful work of art, this piece by artist Sarah Docktor uses greyscale to its advantage. The human body is notoriously difficult to draw, many artists have been known to […]

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Why use a Picture Frame?

Why use a Picture Frame?

November 12, 2014

A picture can speak a thousand words as they say, so why bother to frame that meaningful picture? The truth, for centuries, picture frames have taken on an importance that is just as great as the image within them. The world’s greatest artworks have only been considered ‘finished’ once they have been placed in their […]

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A Step Back in Time: Sensational Seventies For Your Home

A Step Back in Time: Sensational Seventies For Your Home

November 10, 2014

Exciting, dynamic and colourful, what was there not to love about the 1970′s when it came to style? Whether one happened to be there or not, there is not doubt that this era was full of the good, the bad and the downright funky. Why not bring these seriously cool elements to the home?  It […]

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Sentimental decorating for the home

Sentimental decorating for the home

November 7, 2014

  Sentimental accessories and pieces of furniture have never been more popular. Even if one’s bedroom dresser is not an actual antique, take a look at contemporary furniture that imitates the style of traditional pieces. Despite being brand new, they seem to bring on a sense of the vintage without the aging. The love affair […]

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Framed Art of the Week (Marian Martin)

Framed Art of the Week (Marian Martin)

November 6, 2014

‘Snow Over St Paul’s Cathedral’ by artist Marian Martin is eFRAME’s Framed Art of the Week. An instantly vibrant painting, the eye is firstly drawn to the centre piece in the image, the unmistakable landmark that is St Paul’s Cathedral in London. Most notably, we see it’s infamous dome towering above the London city skyline. […]

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Eastern Inspiration: How to Wabi Sabi your home!

Eastern Inspiration: How to Wabi Sabi your home!

November 5, 2014

  Ever heard of ‘Wabi-Sabi’? It’s a term that has been banded about in certain interior design circles quite a lot over the last few years, a great sounding one too. Words that we could say over and over, but what exactly do these mystical sounding words mean? Is the true meaning as infectious as […]

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Home Decorating with Accent Pieces

Home Decorating with Accent Pieces

October 31, 2014

It’s something we hear interior experts and decorators talk about ad nauseum. Just what is an ‘accent piece’ and how can you we use them to our advantage? In simple terms, these are an easy and simple way to update a rooms decor. A single accent piece or pieces will be all that’s needed to […]

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Renovation nation: How to survive building works at home

Renovation nation: How to survive building works at home

October 27, 2014

Although May through to August are arguably the best months in which to carry out those household repairs and renovations- these jobs can happen at any time of the year. The screech of a drill or crash of a large hammer against concrete are sure signs that home renovations are happening somewhere in the neighbourhood! Homes […]

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