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  • woman

    10 Summer trends to get on your radar

    Stepping into summer with no clue what to wear? Us too, a year of living in loungewear has left us directionless. We pinned down Rebecca Dransfield from Sandersons to save us, with her 10 key pieces to buy this summer.

  • TV’s Georgina Burnett on decor do’s and don’ts

    Why she'll never hang CDs from the ceiling again, plus how to get it right with colour and where to start if you've just bought a new property

  • louise jackson

    Muddy meets: Designer Louise Jackson

    Does your maison need a makeover? Help is at hand, enter (beautifully-draped) stage left Louise Jackson, a doyenne of chic furnishings. Read on for what she's coveting right now and to nab her fabulous interior design secrets ...

  • fabrics

    Fabric heaven in Painswick

    Did someone say designer fabrics at incredibly low prices in the Cotswolds? Muddy had to visit a Painswick shop that is a much-loved local legend.

  • 15 must-have accessories for outdoor dining in style

    Out with the scratched melamine, in with stylish cups, cocktail shakers, candelabra, and cutlery. Here's our guide to the wow accessories that will make your alfresco meal sparkle

  • 58 things to glam up your garden

    Garden parties are go, people! But, oh God — is that really the state of the patio? Glam up the garden and impress your guests with these 58 must-have garden objects.

  • vanessa arbuthnott

    Transform your interior in 12 easy steps

    Bored of staring at the same beige walls or underwhelmed by less-than-thrilling rooms? Try these 12 fantastic tips from a Cirencester interiors legend who's been beautifying homes for 21 years.

  • woman at desk

    What not to do to your home: 10 things to avoid

    Before you start digging those foundations for that Scandi plunge pool, or whip out your tape measure to Insta-fy the whole house read these 10 essential tips on how not to devalue your home.

  • kitchen

    Kitchen makeover: 12 tricks of the trade

    Want the kitchen of dreams? We bring you the trade secrets of kitchen design from Dixon Grey Kitchens in Nailsworth, all wrapped up in 12 neat tips, get planning now.

  • woman decluttering

    Clutter cleanse! 10 tips to master the mess

    Feel like you're swimming against a constant tide of stuff? We chat to declutter expert Ruby Monro - known as The Organiser - for her pro-tips on mastering the mess in our homes.

  • houses

    8 Easy ways to add value to your home

    So you’ve decided to upsticks and move? Woah there! Before you do, take some notes from Tania Thompson, house hunter extraordinaire, on how to add thousands to your home.

  • woman with candle

    My Home comforts: meet the Cotswold Candle Co

    We chat to candle-maker Polly from Cotswold Candle Co about her beautiful, hand-poured candles (inspired by the scents of the Cotswolds), and find out what makes a house a home for her.

  • Gotta Have It: spring cleaning gear

    The evenings are getting lighter, lockdown is nearly over and the sunshine is showing up those handprints on the windows and stains on the carpet. Time to bust out your inner Mrs Hinch…

  • Make your home grown up again

    It’s been kid-central for the past 12 months but now, as schools reopen, it’s time to coax your home back into the land of the operational adult.

  • Kitchens 2021: the latest designs and colours

    Gadget garages, working kitchens and unfitted units... This year, says new design company Huckleberry, we're witnessing a kitchen revolution. Here's what it looks like.

  • Lighting it up – the sister chandlers behind Evoqua Candles

    There's little more smile-inducing than an exotically-scented candle glowing in a corner. We caught up with two sisters who feel the same, and turned their dream of working with wax and wicks all day into reality.

  • Interiors inspo: bold spring refresh

    Enough with cosy interiors and soft greys - here’s our edit of the fabrics, paints and tiles to lift your spirits and inject some spring into your step, hallway, walls, sofas...

  • WFH in style: the best office furniture to buy now

    Tired of your back giving you grief thanks to a shoddy home-office set-up? Work and homeschool in comfort with Muddy's list of Insta-worthy desks and chairs.

  • Gotta have it! Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2021

    Pantone, the ultimate colour authority has spoken, and 2021's official shades are Ultimate Gray and Illuminating (aka, sunshine yellow). Here's how to get the look.

  • Light it up! 42 cool indie candle brands

    The arrival of autumn means darker evenings snuggled indoors by candlelight. Looking for a new scent? Try one of these gorgeous indie candle brands from across the Muddy counties.

  • J’adore/J’abhor: Dulux’s ‘Brave Ground’

    Dulux's colour of 2021 is hot off the press and majorly dividing opinions at Muddy HQ - but will you be plastering your walls in 'Brave Ground'? Let us know in the comments!

  • Di Amalfi candle

    Scented candles that bring the holiday vibe

    Who needs foreign shores when you can bring the Med to your living room? Here are the best destination-inspired candles money can buy.

  • Silk sleep mask

    The best bedroom buys for summer

    It's the summer solstice on Saturday - great for hippies, less so for insomniacs. If you're struggling to sleep during these short nights, help is here.

  • Best interiors buys for extroverts

    Love the interiors at Aynhoe Park and The Crazy Bear? Maximalism is back, baby - here's our wish list to help you nail the trend.

  • Sézane’s sexy homeware (and hot interior deals)

    We're lusting after the chic French brand's new homeware range, plus we've rooted out the best interior and home bargains online to add to your shopping basket pronto.

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