Gone to print: space and colour in a textile designer’s cottage

Her home studio may have changed little in 40 years, but Pauline Caulfield is revisiting and reinventing her work

In praise of unrenovated kitchens and overgrown gardens

Our enthusiasm for turning where we live into display homes is making them soulless - and us boring

A beautiful hanging basket – and six other signs you’ve mastered adulthood

Millennials like me are being credited with soaring sales of the pendulous blooms. It’s one of the ways we can convince ourselves...

Gardening tips: plant elephant’s ears

Then sow poached egg plants and join a plant society to meet likeminded gardenersPlant this Bergenias, or elephant’s ears,...

Tips For Moving Your House The Right Way

Packing is an important yet very tiresome part of moving into a new house. You need to know how to pack properly....

Plant jerusalem artichokes now for a plentiful supply

Our gardening expert on the divisive tubersJerusalem artichokes tend to divide people. To some they are the...

Craft works: ‘We both make things – it was important our home reflected that’

Salvaged wood and friends’ art make this old malthouse a warm family homeWirksworth has always been a...

Gardening tips: plant a Japanese pink pussy willow

Then brush up on your botanical Latin and use leftover bubble wrap to insulate pot plantsPlant this If...

Planting English tulips in a Danish coastal garden

Although we mostly miss them in flower, we consider them a gift to the gardenA last-minute winter...

Green house: inside a plant-filled London home

A forest of house plants plus rooflights and glass sliding doors cleverly merge the outside with the inside in this Georgian townhouse...

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