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A good night's sleep

Getting a “good night’s sleep” is one of the things many of us say before your first day at a new job, on the evening of an important exam or if you’re feeling a little under the weather. But in reality it’s pretty important to get a good night’s sleep all of the time because it leaves you feeling fit and thinking sharply. If you’re struggling to catch some well-earned rest, cast your eyes over some of the tips below and see if they make a difference. Finding your perfect sleep conditions can often be a trial and error process,...

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January 28th 2015

 

DIY for beginners

DIY can become a nightmare at even the best of times, but not for 17-year-old Charlie Redfern who constructed her own bed from start to finish for her Product Design AS-Level course. Charlie borrowed some wooden slats from our Feather & Black store in Oxford to help make her bed, which was crafted from walnut and ash, with the drawers having an apple wood stripe. Her outstanding work was recognised by her tutors when she was awarded with an overall grade A. Charlie said: “I wanted to create something different to what we normally see, in traditional material, but with...

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January 22nd 2015

 

Give your bedroom a New Year makeover

As we recover from the Christmas season and bringing the New Year in with a bang, it’s tempting to give our bedrooms a shiny new make-over. Whether that’s moving the furniture around and replacing with new products, or just giving your bedroom a good spring clean; re-organising your night-time haven is proven to have positive effects on your sleeping habits, especially after busy seasons in the year. We have compiled a collection of furniture and accessories with a modern theme to suit any interior, all of which can be found in our current Winter Sale. Ever wanted to be as...

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January 8th 2015