Many of London’s historic houses and even greater numbers of domestic interiors have been lost to us since 1939, as a result of political and social changes, war and a tradition of continual rebuilding. But, thanks to the unique photographic archive of Country Life, this book allows us a vivid glimpse of an age that…


No doubt about it, moving is stressful. Whether you’re leaving your home of thirty years or moving out of a place in which you’ve only lived six months, the idea of packing everything you own and moving can be overwhelming. The key to reducing stress in the moving process is, as in most things, to…


Mastering Hand Tools will introduce you to the basic hand tool skills to turn you into a woodworker equally comfortable in either the powered or hand tool world – and offer the best results from each world. Host Christopher Schwarz starts off the video by asking the question, “Why use Hand Tools?” A fair question…


Florist Daniel Santamaria’s Christmas decor and flower arrangements are unique. They combine unexpected colours and materials without losing the traditional twinkle or the festive spirit of the holiday season. His style is tasteful and subdued, steering clear from the over the top ‘Kitschmas’ decor. Scented centrepieces, evergreen wreaths, festive garlands, table pieces with a twist,…


“Glamour at Home” is an inspirational design primer from Nancy Corzine, a celebrated and respected name in the fields of furnishings, textiles, and interior design. Corzine’s interiors reflect an elegant and sophisticated approach to life that conjures up classic Hollywood style. Her assemblages of mirrored vanities, silk-covered chaise lounges, and gold-leaf black lacquer armoires decorated…