This article is filled with inspirational interior design ideas for making your house more homely, cosy, and welcoming in time for the cold winter setting in.
A Winter SceneWe have all experienced the worst of winter, generally at the most inopportune time. You already know how this story goes. You leave work, the snow has started to fall and you need to de-ice your car windscreen and rear window. When the engine finally starts, the digital temperature display on your dashboard states that the temperature is something below freezing, and your heart sinks a little further.
Then you get home, and you face what can only be described as unorganised chaos. Precisely at the time you want something to act as a massive comfort blanket, you get another slap in the face reminding you how drab and monosyllable your life has become.
How can you brighten up your home and make it somewhere for an ideal winter retreat at the end of 2012?