What the VOC..?

An easy to follow guide on how to create a healthy home environment using materials free from harmful toxic chemicals and off-gasses. First of all, I appreciate that a title containing words such as ‘volatile organic compounds’ sounds like an absolute hoot so I decided to try and grab your attention with a childish pun, …

Evoke the Senses | A guide to home fragrance

An easy to follow guide to evoke the senses and create the right atmosphere for your home, using scents that will help to stimulate or calm you depending on what you need. Whist designing the interior of our homes, regardless of our tastes on the aesthetics of the room, we all have a similar end …

5 Colours Inspired by Nature | 2021 Edit

With colours inspired by nature predicted to be huge in interiors this year, I’m here with my picks of the best ‘5 Colours Inspired by Nature’ to help you bring in some of the health benefits from the great outdoors into your homes. I’ve put together an edit of the very best 5 colours inspired …

Biophilic Dynamic Lighting

“We brought biophilic dynamic lighting into one of the darkest rooms in our home and it has completely transformed the space and how we use it.” Have you ever noticed that you feel energised and drowsy at the same times every day? Well this is all thanks to our circadian rhythm – put simply, it’s …

5 Living Plant Wall Ideas

I’ve put together 5 super simple living plant wall ideas to help bring a little slice of the garden back into our homes and work spaces this winter. Let’s be honest, we were all hoping for a sunny and crisp October to kick off the Autumn season, but it would seem that 2020 did not …

10 Biophilic Buys for Your Home

Where are my manors? Before we get into the nitty gritty and cover the 10 biophilic buys that I’ve put together to help you bring an element of nature into your home, I should really introduce you properly… What is Biophilia? Biophilia (meaning love of nature) focuses on human’s innate need to feel connected to nature, …

Rolling Veggie Patch and Hanging Herbs

I have a confession to make. My name is Maz and I have found great pleasure in carrots…and don’t get me started in the levels of excitement I’ve experienced from a girthy courgette this summer. Now, get your minds out of the compost heap you dirty lot, I’m talking about growing my own vegetables in …

Biophilia | The Story of an Accidental Biophiliac

There’s a new buzz word in interior town, and I’m not talking about table scapes. Nope. I’m talking about Biophilia. So what is Biophilia? Biophilia is not a new concept, far from it. Popularised by American biologist Edward O. Wilson in the 1980’s, it’s a principal that has actually been around for many years now. …