Interiors

The making of a modern den

The evolution of the den means that these spaces are no longer just a masculine domain for cigar smokers. Dominic Lutyens discovers how the rest of the family have staked their claim.

Make room for furnitecture

Furnitecture can expand your kitchen but divide your living room, so what exactly is it? Design and interiors expert Claudia Baillie explains the concept and the names to look out for

Why do people extend their homes?

From creating a modern feel to designing an integrated living space, Dominic Lutyens explores the thinking behind four home extensions

Bright ideas for home illumination

Nothing spoils the mood more than a badly chosen fitting throwing off unappealing shadows. We recommend pendants and lamps by three top designers to show your interior in its best light

When did chairs become works of art?

Originally designed to fulfil a simple function in the home, chairs have become closer to works of art with the advent of modern materials and contemporary designs. So when is a chair not just a chair?