From buying key, last-a-lifetime items to the finishing touches, interiors writer and stylist Clare Nolan helps you to achieve the beautiful, balanced, individual home you've always dreamed of but never quite attained. Lavishly illustrated with over 300 photographs, Making a House Your Home includes chapters on Chaos to Calm, Making the Most of What You've Got, and Be a More Considered Shopper, plus expert advice on how to avoid needless stress and expense. Bursting with tips, tricks, secrets and the magic touches only an interiors expert knows, it guides you through every room in the house and also features simple, step-by-step projects that will not only transform your home but can be done by even the most DIY-averse.
Clare Nolan is the lifestyle editor of the Mail on Sunday's YOU magazine. She has been writing and styling for interiors magazines for nearly 15 years, during which time she has also renovated not only her own homes, but undertaken projects for clients in both private and commercial sectors. Clare's work has also appeared in both the Saturday Telegraph and Sunday Times magazines, as well as in numerous catalogues for clients such as Ikea, John Lewis and Marks & Spencer.