Archives for 2017

Festive Christmas Table Decoration Ideas

Looking for a few festive Christmas decoration ideas? Ensuring your Christmas table is a vision to behold for your guests is a primary concern for a budding host. Display all those tasty Christmas dishes to their full advantage using your creative styling skills! For a Wintry look, use cool colours and sparkly crystal glassware. Stack […]

How To Get The Most From Your Spring Clean

Spring Clean Tips and Ideas It’s that time of year again. There are snowdrops on the ground, the odd daffodil is preparing to bloom, and if you breathe in deeply – OK, really deeply – you might be able to catch a scent of spring in the air. It’s time to throw off the shackles […]

Hannah Barnes Designs Has Been Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017 For Customer Service In The Industry.

Hannah Barnes Designs has been established for 15 years, built from a passion for design and creativity, functional space and that essential personal touch. Hannah is a regular interior design contributor to both InCheshire magazine and Prestbury Living magazine. Hannah has now been awarded the Best of Houzz 2017 award for customer service in the […]

Hallway Design. Stairways To Success

Hallways. Just a room you walk through, right? Wrong! Your hallway is the entrance to your home, and the first thing anyone sees when they walk into your house. If you’re currently in the process of updating your hall, stairs and landing but aren’t sure what to do, we have some inspiration here for you. […]

Traditional and Enchanting Interiors

Contemporary chic works wonders in an array of homes, but sometimes it’s refreshing to create a traditional look and feel, particularly in a period property. If you’re the proud owner of a traditional home the world is your oyster in terms of interior design. Traditional interiors can allow you to inject classic style and stature […]

Fun, Feminine And Full Of Frivolity

In young people’s bedrooms, getting the balance between design and function can be challenging – especially because size can often be at a premium in modern homes. However, challenges of this nature mean having to think outside the box (or think outside the boxroom, if you will) to ensure the space meets all the needs […]

How To Utilise A Palate Of Pastels

Fresh and clean, pastel tones are a great way to add a little colour to a room without tones being too “in your face.” This colour scheme makes an appearance in the realm of fashion almost every spring, and for good reason. Pastels bring with them a feeling of newness which helps create a light […]

5 Ways With Greys

2016 is all about the grey. What you might have thought of as a dull and boring colour can actually transform a room. Different shades of grey can be used to warm rooms or as an accent colour. Take a look at the following examples from our portfolio of how grey can be used in […]

Diagonal Wooden Flooring

When it comes to wooden or wood-effect flooring, the immediate assumption is that it has to be laid in a straight line. However, laying flooring in diagonally can actually make a room look larger, and is particularly useful in creating a feeling of space in a long, narrow room. Take a look at some of […]