Return to the main site
Sofa workshop
Sofa workshop
Return to the main site

Category Archives: Fun

Have a frightfully stylish Halloween

Some call it Halloween, we call it an excuse for a party. But forget the glow-in-the-dark skeletons, plastic broomsticks and lurid décor. Our guide to Halloween parties will show they’re no longer just for kids. The trick (or treat!) to … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Inspiration | Leave a comment

English Wines: A Glass Half Full?

English wine. Two words many used to think didn’t go together. But with English fizz becoming recognised around the world, maybe it’s time to take another look – or at least another sip. So we got in touch with our … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Lifestyle | Leave a comment

HomeFest: How to Throw your Own Garden Festival

It’s festival season! But forget the 4 hour traffic jams, warm beers and waiting around for your fave bands. Get your creative groove on for HomeFest. It’s the best festival ever, and it’s happening at your house! Pick a date. Invite some VIPs (a.k.a. your friends). … Continue reading

Posted in Fun | Leave a comment

8 Things Every Twentysomething Should Have In Their First Home

The days of house sharing are over – no more locks on your bedroom door, sticking pictures to walls with blu-tack, or writing your name on your box of corn flakes. You have a ‘real’ job now and a hard-earned … Continue reading

Posted in Fun | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Exploring the Depths of Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is synonymous with both London and England – so synonymous, in fact, that we cannot imagine a London without it. Buckingham Palace is now very much a part of English history, and has been at the centre of … Continue reading

Posted in Fun | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

10 Christmas Foods We Really Can’t Live Without

Christmas comes but once a year, and there’s so much to look forward to – great telly, Christmas tunes, plenty of glitter, and, of course, stomach-bursting amounts of utterly delicious food. So empty your cupboards, tuck your napkin under your … Continue reading

Posted in Fun | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Sofa Workshop’s Last-Minute Christmas Checklist

You’ve sent the cards, bought the presents, ordered the turkey, but as Christmas day approaches there’s always that nagging feeling that you’ve overlooked something. Well, to help you reduce those chances, we’ve put together a last-minute Christmas checklist. Sellotape Sellotape … Continue reading

Posted in Fun | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Colour Your Imagination With the Sofa Workshop Colouring Competition

Think colouring is just a fun activity to keep the kids occupied? Think again. These days it’s very much for adults too. Grown up colouring books are all the rage, and their growing popularity in the UK gave us an … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

7 Weird and Wonderful Interiors

Rules, rules, rules. Everywhere you look you’re confronted by rules. Even in the world of interior design there are a set of principles you’re expected to follow lest you find yourself living in an interior design disaster. But what if … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Inspiration | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The History of Interior Design

Interior design has a long and complex history, encompassing influences from art, architecture, and music. Of course, literature and technology also have a huge influence on how interiors look in the home, as does the socio-economic status of whoever’s living … Continue reading

Posted in Fun, Inspiration | Tagged , , | Leave a comment