Start at ground level! Choose an earthy-toned carpet and team with a comfortable plaid wing chair and leather chesterfield sofa.
1/9 Decorate from the floor up
2/9 Cosy up by the fireplace
Pull on blanket-soft socks and relax by the fireside with a mug of hot tea.
3/9 Choose mix-and-match fabrics
Layer fabrics and keep draughts at bay by combining linen curtains with a plaid blind.
4/9 Check out checks!
5/9 Create a nostalgic feature wall
Fill your home with colour. Create feature walls with a quirky travel-design wallpaper.
Find this James wallpaper, and many other beautiful designs, at Sandberg.
6/9 Snuggle up with throws
7/9 Get cosy bathroom chic
Back a waterproof shower curtain with a curtain made from linen tweed to get the cosy country cottage look in your bathroom.
Visit Elanbach for a tweed shower curtain.
8/9 Perk up bathroom storage
Put toiletries and other sundries in colourful striped drawstring bags to keep your space clear from clutter.
Find this Stripy Jack laundry bag at Runaway Coast.
9/9 Get the shade right
Choose paints in warm shades for door frames and wainscoting.
For hardwearing paint, visit Fired Earth for The National Trust Collection.
Which of these looks are you going to try? Let us know in the comments box below!
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Tamara was Ideal Home's Digital Editor before joining the Woman & Home team in 2022. She has spent the last 15 years working with the style teams at Country Homes & Interiors and Ideal Home, both now at Future PLC. It’s with these award wining interiors teams that she's honed her skills and passion for shopping, styling and writing. Tamara is always ahead of the curve when it comes to interiors trends – and is great at seeking out designer dupes on the high street.
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