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Freshly Squeezed: Hugo Tugman explains how to create the WOW factor – Part 3 of 3

At the National Home Improvement Show last weekend, I was excited to see Hugo Tugman speak about how he creates the ‘WOW’ factor in his architectural designs. Hugo is an expert on this topic, having written the book Architect Your Home which has helped thousands of people improve their current home rather than moving to a new … Continue reading

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Freshly Squeezed: Hugo Tugman on how to create that WOW factor – Part 2 of 3

I’m back today with the next part of Hugo Tugman‘s tips on how to create the WOW factor when designing or renovating your interiors! See Part 1 here. The amazing thing about these concepts is that they can be scaled up or down depending on the size of the home, the proportions of the particular … Continue reading

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Freshly Squeezed: Hugo Tugman’s design ideas for making that WOW factor: Part 1 of 3

Hugo Tugman is an experienced architectural designer, having founded and then run one of the UK’s leading architectural practices for over 15 years. He is the author of the Architect Your Home which helps to make architectural design accessible and affordable for everyone. Last weekend at The National Home Improvement Show I watched Hugo’s extremely informative … Continue reading

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Freshly Squeezed: Inspirational kitchen design with Michael Holmes at The National Home Improvement Show

Michael Holmes is one of the UK’s leading property experts. He has been the presenter of Channel 5’s I Own Britain’s Best Home and previously presented ITV1’s Don’t Move Improve and Build, Buy or Restore, for Discovery Realtime. Michael is also Editor in Chief of Real Homes magazine and Period Living. An experienced self-builder and renovator, Michael has recently completed … Continue reading

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Events calendar: the National Home Improvement Show

This weekend I attended the UK’s biggest home improvement show, The National Home Improvement Show at Earl’s Court exhibition centre in London. I was so impressed by the range of exciting products, innovative companies and green solutions that were on offer at the show. There was even a ‘Consult the Expert’ area where homeowners could … Continue reading

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Special Guest Blogger Week: in celebration of LDF, introducing the Fab Five design professionals who will be posting special features

I am very pleased and excited to announce that from Friday September 23rd to Tuesday September 27th it will be a Special Guest Blogger Week on The Unexpected Chic! I’ve invited five highly inspiring design professionals from three continents to share a little bit of their expertise with you for your enjoyment! Those in the … Continue reading