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Eleanor Cording-Booth

Eleanor Cording-Booth is a freelance editor and the founder of the Instagram account @aconsideredspace

Colour Ideas

Brown is the colour of the moment: this is how to use it

Love it or loathe it, brown is the style set’s colour du jour, but how to decorate with it?

Five former Londoners on the regret of leaving the capital

People who move out of the capital often say they never looked back but that isn’t always the case. What if you realise you’ve made a mistake?

How to decorate like a grown-up when you have flatmates

When the cost of living makes it impossible to live alone, this is how to create a stylish shared home without feeling like you’re a student again

Is grey still relevant? This is how to use it effectively

Warm colour palettes are dominating our interiors, so is cool-toned grey still a thing for wall paint, flooring and accessories? In short, it can be

How do you know when it’s time to leave London?

The agony of deciding whether to leave London. Our contributor Eleanor Cording-Booth wasn't too sure, so she left her Barbican flat behind for a month in the country to help her decide…

11 tastemakers share the fictional interiors they'd most like to live in

From illustrated children’s books to horror films, a round-up of our favourite creatives share the interiors that they’d move into (if only they existed in real life)

71 useful hacks to make ordinary tasks at home feel easier

71 handy cleaning, storage and organisation tricks to try around the house (the things you wish you’d known about before now)
Staying in

The best subscription services for the home you can't live without

From plants and food to wine and art the best subscription services for the home are just a click away

Interior ideas to steal from London bars and restaurants

Inspiration really is everywhere – stay alert next time you go for dinner and you might just find your next great decorating tip…

Things I wish I'd known before I started a house renovation

Been-there, done-that renovators share their experience of delays, panic-buying, poor planning and overspending (and how to avoid all of those things)

Things I wish I'd known before I started my kitchen renovation

A kitchen is one of the biggest expenses in a home, so it’s important to get it right. 12 creatives share the lessons they’ve learned

Where to go for a weekend break if you love interiors

Plotting a design-led break away from the capital? This is where to stay, where to shop and what to eat within reach of London

How to make chintz feel relevant

Step away from the dated pelmets and formality and chintz can look as contemporary and cool as any other print

Taught by TikTok: behind the Gen Z crafting mania

From brush making to rug weaving – meet the digital natives eschewing desks and screens in favour of careers in crafting

Decorating experts give their opinion on the best blue paint colour

Planning to paint your walls blue? We’ve asked colour consultants, stylists and interior designers to share their favourite blue hue and how to complement it

How to make your interiors look cohesive when you own a hodgepodge of things

You can create an intentional and balanced look even when you’re drawn to lots of different styles and nothing feels like it belongs together. This is how the experts do it