There are hundreds of blogs out there now, or 'web-logs' to call
them by their original name, covering every topic you can think of
from fashion to travel.
But which ones are worth a read?
Well we love blogs and our teams visit them regularly to keep up
to speed on the latest trends from around the globe so that we can
bring this inspiration into our new design concepts. We believe
they are full of incredibly useful advice.
We know you probably don't have time to pour through them all,
so here are our current five favourites related to some of the
major home interest media in the UK. We hope to do more regular
round ups of other blogs in months to come.
The BK Blog
Written by members of the magazine's editorial team, Ysanne
Brooks, Laurie Davidson and Rachel Ogden, the Beautiful Kitchens
blog brings fresh kitchen inspiration on a daily basis and up to
the minute news on everything related to the hub of the home. It
has a kitchen design section, advice on appliances, surfaces and
sinks and taps, and a great shopping section too.
When she's not busy editing the shopping and simple solutions
pages of Ideal Home magazine, Alice Humphrys is sharing her insider
tips on what to buy for the home on this great blog - from advice
on the latest trends to what she's found in her favourite shops.
It's not just Alice's insider product knowledge that makes reading
this blog worthwhile, she's got loads of good interior advice
Exciting new products, how to videos, inspiration for around the
home and thoughts on everything interior design, from how to do
shabby chic to finding a tradesman, are what this blog's all about.
Every article is informative and entertaining and there's bound to
be something on there for you. We particularly love their Moodboard
section that allows you to save and store your favourite images
from the Housetohome site. You can then print, email or share your
lovehome.co.uk is run by Home, a UK TV channel available on Sky
246 and Virgin 265, that offers TV shows from DIY SOS, Homes Under
The Hammer and Ground Force to Escape To The Country and Extreme
Makeover Home Edition. Home's team of experts, including Ty
Pennington, Paul Martin, Nick Knowles and Craig Phillips, are on
hand to offer practical advice and the team, who love discovering
new inspirational design ideas, share them with you on their blog.
Browse the galleries to be inspired. There's also great articles
about DIY and pieces about all rooms in the home.
This is a great place to find all of the latest news - including
lots of articles from Betta Living! It covers a breadth of home
interest topics from design and decorating ideas to home finance
and home security, so you won't be short of information.
We could go on with the numerous blogs we love and will share
any new ones we find in coming months. And if there are any
bloggers who would like to get in touch with us we'd love to hear
from you! We've got lots of fantastic blogger-related activities
coming up - please email firstname.lastname@example.org
to get in touch.