Brighten up the home for Summer

It’s officially British Summertime! Us Britons know not to get too enthusiastic, in no way does this mean that we start dragging out the BBQs and carrying a picnic blanket round with us – but it does mean that we can start to prepare for the one weekend we may see some nice weather!

Help will out the sun by getting your home ready for the summer months with on trend floral bedding and by adding some colour to your rooms.

Select Give as you Live home retailers have increased the amount they will donate to your charity for a limited time only- meaning when you brighten up your home, you can brighten up your charities day too! – was 2.5% now 3.5%

Designers Guild – was 3% now 4%

Heal’s –2.5%

Dwell – was 3% now 3.5%


bird lamp cuckoo cushion bedlinen

Teacup Bird Drinker or Feeder, £14.00,

Put this fun and quirky item to the borders of your garden to welcome summer wildlife into your home.

Bobble Stem Table Lamp Teal, £47.00, Dwell

Add some ‘pop’ to any room with this retro eye-catching lamp.

Diamantini & Domeniconi White Cuckoo Clock, £222.00, Heals

One of Diamantini & Domeniconi’s most recognisable designs, the white cuckoo clock will bring a fresh modern twist into your home with laser cut silhouettes of woodland creatures and a light sensitive cuckoo- meaning it won’t wake you up in your sleep!

Butterfly silk cushion aubergine, £32.00, Dwell

This eye catching cushion will lighten up any room in time for summer, made of 100& silk featuring a lime green butterfly, taking inspiration from high fashion.

Pavonia Statement Floral bed linen, £90.00, Designers Guild

Update your bedroom instantly with on trend floral bedding- this set is beautiful with a spacious floral pattern on the front, with a co-ordinating check on the reverse.