Here are 8 little extras that will make your wedding day that bit more special.
Monthly Archives:: July 2016
Wedding season is well and truly here which means there are also lots of anniversaries around the corner! Giving gifts on anniversaries is thought to have originated in Central Europe in the Middle Ages and traditionally specific materials are tied to specific anniversaries. The material increases in value and is meant to represent key stages of a couple’s life together.
So far we’ve covered Shabby Chic and Modern Retro interior design styles in this mini series. Now we’re going to delve further back into history, to the 1920’s and 30’s and into the era of flappers, jazz and glamour. That’s right, hold onto your pearls, it’s the Art Deco movement!
It’s time to say hello to our neighbours. After all, who knows when we might fancy a natter, some friendly advice, a little helping hand or just a cup of sugar. Currently only about a third (32%) of us have a very strong sense of belonging to our neighbourhood. Let’s change this.
What is life without dreams and memories? Together they form the storybook of you. They shape us, guide us, nurture and comfort us. They give us hope and a healthy dose of escapism. Happy memories and rosy dreams are the comfort blankets we snuggle into when the going gets tough.
Scientific research consistently shows the huge benefits that green spaces have on our mental and physical wellbeing. Access to good quality green space is associated with lower rates of obesity, improved mental health and longer life. What’s more, trees make our air cleaner by removing pollutants and toxins.
Bees make so much more than honey. They’re also responsible for the growth of fruit and vegetables. As much as a third of the food we eat depends on these pollinators, yet bee populations are in swift decline from habitat loss, pesticides and climate change.
The Spotdeco Charity Begins at Home initiative is a great way to raise money for your local community, free of charge, at the same time as building a beautiful home.
The Spotdeco Charity Begins at Home initiative is a free program designed to empower you to give back to your community while shopping for your home, at no extra cost.