2. Grow Your Own Fruit & Veg
Veganism is one of the fastest growing lifestyle movements with the number of Brits choosing a plant-based diet increasing every day. With food prices going up and a growing appreciation of organic produce, the grow your own movement will definitely take off in 2018. Create deliciously fresh dinners with the beautiful Herb Garden from Nude and the Three Herb Pots by Orla Kelly. Both are fabulous gift ideas for new home owners or a great addition to your own kitchen.
The ancient Buddhist tradition of immersing yourself in the present moment has become a huge trend in well-being over the past few years and it’s set to have a strong influence over how we design and appreciate our gardens in 2018.
Outdoor water features are the perfect way to boost calmness, keeping you firmly grounded in the present moment. The Essex based Alton garden centre has a wonderful range of water features for sale.
4. Alfresco living
Despite the unpredictable British weather, the nation still embraces the Mediterranean lifestyle at every opportunity we can get.
The stylish Monterey Double Cocoon is just wonderful for those lazy days in the garden. An absolute joy to sit, this is definitely the garden product to have for 2018. Available at Altons Garden Centre
Create a statement in your garden this summer with the show stopping beautifully designed rattan furniture, available at House of Design.
1. Healing Houseplants
Indoor plants are coming back in a big way and not just for aesthetic reasons. As well as purifying the air we breathe of harmful toxins, indoor plants are believed to reduce stress, control humidity and lower sound pollution. To effortlessly bring nature into the home, choose the Potted Aloe Plant by Amara, or the Eden Terrarium by Nude designed to house a miniature garden; both are stunning additions to any home interior.