6 new books to inspire a fresh look at your surroundings, both indoors and out

With spring fast approaching, we're seeking inspiration from new books that encourage fresh, considered ideas for your home  words Catherine Coyle  Stills by Mary Jo Hoffman,...

Gabriella Bennett’s new book How to Build a City takes a fresh look at housing

Journalist, gardener and author Gabriella Bennett is working on her next book, How to Build a City words Adrianne Webster “I’ve always been preoccupied...

Autumnal books to cosy up with

Curling up with a good book is one of autumn's great pleasures. From recipes to poetry, here's our pick of the best books to reach for as the nights draw in

6 wellness books Homes & Interiors Scotland loved this month

Gentle pointers and helpful strategies to reach inner harmony and a sense of wellbeing await in this month’s wellness book selection words Catherine Coyle On Yoga,...

Sir Billy Connolly has published a deluxe coffee table book of his collected works

The book is available exclusively from Castle Fine Art, with 37 galleries nationwide

READING LIST | 5 of the most celebrated makers

Revel in the skill of some celebrated makers - and perhaps be inspired to unleash your own creativity. Compiled by Catherine Coyle  Carlo Mollino: Architect...

Books | The biggest names in fashion

The best-dressed bookcases this season will be wearing brightly coloured and super-stylish books on the biggest names in fashion

Books | Perfect for gifting

Update your Christmas shopping list with our selection of the best gift books – or why not treat yourself to a good read for the long winter evenings...

Books | Women in Design

Shining a light on the largely unsung contribution of women in design, these books offer inspirational, illuminating reads 

Books | Travel

If you can’t get away, why not lose yourself in a book that’ll take you on a journey far from humdrum everyday life. Cuba, Greece, France... where to?



Create a cosier home and happier planet with retrofit

Depending on the changes you make, a retrofit could increase the value of your home by as much as £10,000