Putting up decorations is one of the joys of Christmas. But given that tinsel is made from PVC and so doesn't score highly on the eco points chart, with what should we deck the halls?.. Kay Hill has some sustainable suggestions
The designer assesses his flat from an eco angle, as well as sharing his tips for a stylish home
Kay Hill lists her top washing machines for a cleaner, cheaper and greener life
Nacho Carbonell is a conceptual artist and designer whose work can leave you scratching your head when you first see it. But there is method in the madness and Carbonell's oeuvre is as much for the mind as the eye.
If, like me, your heart melts at the sight of tiny things, you'll be swooning at the work of Yuta Segawa whose miniature pots would be the perfect gift for Thumbelina
Make a basket of hyacinths to brighten up your sitting room or act as a wonderfully fragranced table centrepiece. And it's an easy gift for children to make for their parents, grandparents or teachers..
Edinburgh-based Mairi Helena is a surface print designer who combines photography and watercolour painting to produce mesmerising contemporary abstract patterns
The Glasgow-based textiles brand known for its contemporary take on florals has opened its first showroom
This contemporary flat shows that with very limited space, the input of an interior designer is invaluable. Because the devil's in the detail and getting the detail right can be devillishly difficult
It's fresh, modern and textured..the Naga rug by Spanish brand Gan is perfect for rooms with a blue/grey/green colour scheme
The Gtech has undergone a major overhaul.. and if you're someone who struggles to find the motivation to vacuum, well, this lightweight and dare we say brilliant AirRam Mk2 device will turn you into a house-proud townmouse