Inspiring ideas

Step inside chic and stylish homes and get ideas and advice for designing your own space. Truly Chic Inspirations you’ll find parties, weddings, recipes, DIY projects and much more.

We've picked the key buys from our latest Ideal Home at Very collection, so you can achieve this soothing scheme in your own home

We've picked the key oceanic buys from our latest Ideal Home at Very collection

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This new Ikea garden range is stylish, affordable and available in stores and online now!

This new Ikea garden range is stylish, affordable and available now!

The post The sunshine is perfectly timed for launch of new Ikea garden range appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Every week we share a curated edit of the best new shopping finds to treat your home

This week is all about spring cleaning. We love these pretty and practical buys to keep homes looking their best

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It's got a garage like the Batcave and the most gorgeous indoor pool!

It's got a garage like the Batcave and the most gorgeous indoor pool!

The post Take a look around Havona House – Notting Hill’s most expensive home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Save the planet (and a bit of cash) with these easy ways to cut plastic out of your life

Save the planet (and a bit of cash) with these easy ways to cut plastic out of your life

The post How to use less plastic at home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It is time to add a splash of spring to your humble abode

It is time to add a splash of spring to your humble abode

The post Transform your home this season by decorating with spring colours appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Social media and the internet are major players when it comes to inspiring trends, delivering instant inspiration, information on the latest trends, and sources of advice

Has social media influenced your gardening choices?

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This house might be short on space, but it’s full of clever storage and style ideas that stop this hectic family home looking cluttered

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This house might be short on space, but it’s full of clever storage and style ideas

The post Take a tour around this bright and fun Victorian semi in south London appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The best steam irons to power through that laundry pile, fast

The best steam irons to power through that laundry pile, fast

The post Best steam irons – the top models to make ironing fast and easy appeared first on Ideal Home.

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From lovely lawn edging to smart stone borders, these garden edging ideas combine style with function for flawless results

These garden edging ideas combine style with function for flawless results

The post Garden edging ideas to give your space a smart finish appeared first on Ideal Home.

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To celebrate new show Escape to the Chateau: DIY, we have an exclusive list of dos and don'ts from stars Dick and Angel

The stars of the show share an exclusive list of dos and don'ts

The post Escape to the Chateau: DIY – top tips from Dick and Angel appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Aldi garden bargains strike again! A range of affordable gardening tools are on sale in stores from this Thursday

Last week we brought you news of the incredibly affordable garden furniture due to drop in stores any day now. …Continue reading »

The post Attention gardeners! Guess which supermarket is unveiling affordable garden tools… appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The owner researched relentlessly to achieve this unique Japanese-inspired look in her small bathroom

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The owner researched relentlessly to achieve a Japanese-inspired look in her small bathroom

The post Before and after: From boring bathroom to Oriental oasis appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The Voice and Big Brother host Emma Willis has been sharing pics of her fabulous family home on Instagram – and we show you how to get her signature look

The Voice host Emma Willis has been sharing pics of her fabulous family home on Instagram

The post Inside Matt and Emma Willis’s home in Hertfordshire appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The Swedish homeware giant has just announced its first-ever range of Bluetooth speakers

The Swedish homeware giant has just announced its first-ever range of Bluetooth speakers

The post Ikea’s latest launch is music to our ears appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Do you want to be on top... of the LA property scene?

Do you want to be on top... of the LA property scene?

The post America’s Next Top Property – see inside Tyra Banks’ Los Angeles townhouse appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Take dining al fresco to a whole new level by adding a cooking station outside in the garden. Here are out top tips for choosing an outdoor kitchen...

Take dining al fresco to a whole new level by adding a cooking station outside in the garden. Here are out top tips for choosing an outdoor kitchen...

The post Outdoor kitchens – ideas, designs and tips for the perfect al fresco space appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Today is National Unicorn Day, who knew such a day existed? It's a thing...

If you love this magical creature conjure up a fairy tale feel for your home with these fabulous finds

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Prepare your tastebuds for a treat, as we review the best bbqs on the market

Prepare your tastebuds for a treat, as we review the best bbqs on the market

The post Best BBQs – the greatest grills for all your outdoor cooking needs appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Why not treat yourself to one of the hero pieces from the Ideal Home collection at Very?

Why not treat yourself to one of the hero pieces from the Ideal Home collection at Very?

The post Five easy ways to add metallic luxe to your home appeared first on Ideal Home.

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It's not everyday you can buy a designer bag for as little as £3!

It's not everyday you can buy a designer bag for £3!

The post Primark just launched its first designer collaboration – and it’s super stylish! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The previous owners had lived in the house for 30 years. 
It had been extended but the layout didn’t work for them

Image credit: Polly Eltes

The previous owners had lived in the house for 30 years

The post Step inside this quaint 1930s home in the Yorkshire countryside appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Don't Cha wish you'd had the cash to splash on this place?

Don't Cha wish you'd had a spare $1.35million to spend on this place?

The post Say aloha to Nicole Scherzinger’s home in heavenly Hawaii appeared first on Ideal Home.

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New report unveils the biggest trends that we're shopping right now

New report unveils the biggest trends that we're shopping right now

The post We reveal eBay’s top five interiors trends for spring appeared first on Ideal Home.

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West Wood house is a fine example of an extensively renovated Victorian semi-detached family home

This house is a fine example of an extensively renovated Victorian semi-detached family home

The post Take a look around this stunning renovated home in Bath appeared first on Ideal Home.

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Celebrate the most glamorous evenings in the garden with beautiful lighting ideas that will extend your stay far into the night

These beautiful lighting ideas will extend your stay far into the night

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Say I do to this stylish new supermarket collection adding style, without blowing the budget

If you're looking to decorate in style without blowing the budget, you will love this new range

The post The beautiful Sainsbury’s Home wedding range gets a YES from us! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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The famous singer lived in this very house when her famous hit 'Son of a Preacher Man' was released

The singer lived in this very house when her famous hit 'Son of a Preacher Man' was released

The post Take a tour of Aubrey Walk, once home to legend Dusty Springfield! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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This weekend's Aldi baby event is set to rock your world...

This weekend's Aldi baby event is set to rock your world...

The post Aldi rocking chair proves so popular, it’s gone in 60 seconds! appeared first on Ideal Home.

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After years spent
 renting, the owner of this once soulless home seized the chance
 to transform it

‘I’ve always believed that if you like 
your immediate surroundings, it makes you a happier person,’ says the owner. ‘Having …Continue reading »

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