News and Trends, News and Trends

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Get set for 2016 by paging through House and Leisure's ultimate trends report for the year.


You’ll find nostalgia for the 1970s and food from our childhood, a love for gold and a hankering for Memphis pattern and craft design amongst more than 20 top concepts we’ve pinned as overarching design themes for the year.

Contemporary homes

Five house stories talk to the idea of contemporary, cool living spanning Scandi, Modernist, architectural and conceptual. Check out a few nuggets of wisdom from each story.


A new year means a new look and the simple makeovers on our Solutions page offer tips for every space.

Grainy goodness

Get the year off to a healthy start with simple salad recipes packed with rather tasty rice, quinoa, freekeh and pearl barley.

Green fingers

Gardens don’t escape our take on trends and we know you'll love these green ideas for outside spaces.