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Deirdre Mc Gettrick and Audrey Whelan demystify the home interior design process and empower people to make confident design decisions for their home.

Deirdre Mc Gettrick and Audrey Whelan demystify the home interior design process and empower people to make confident design decisions for their home.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Deirdre Mc Gettrick and Audrey Whelan demystify the home interior design process and empower people to make confident design decisions for their home.

Language:

English


Episodes

Everything you need to know about re-upholstering

10/20/2021
This week in season 6 episode 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Audrey & Deirdre discuss all things reupholstery. Reupholstering has become a major trend in recent times. Whether you want to bring your mothers sofa back to life or you’re reluctant to buy a new set of chairs for your antique table, Audrey and Deirdre discuss all you need to know. Season 6 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by Checkatrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable...

Duration:00:35:11

Christmas decorating trends 2021

10/6/2021
This week in season 6 episode 3 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Audrey & Deirdre discuss 2021’s Christmas decorating trends. It’s never too early to start planning your Christmas decor and with Audrey’s & Deirdre’s top tips you’re sure to find the perfect Christmas decor for your home this year. From a Cottagecore Christmas to sustainable decorations, this round-up of 2021’s top Christmas trends has something for everyone. Season 6 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by...

Duration:00:26:57

Colours of the year 2022 from Dulux to Pantone

9/22/2021
This week in season 6 episode 2 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss colours of the year 2022 from Dulux to Pantone. If you’re looking to add a pop of colour to your home then this episode will provide you with the inspiration you need. Discussing everything from the fresh and airy Bright Skies Dulux colour of the year to Pantone’s bright and cheery shades, along with Farrow & Ball and Benjamin Moore's top picks, Audrey and Deirdre will teach you how to use these...

Duration:00:27:15

Decluttering tips with Helen Sanderson.

9/8/2021
The DnA of Home Interiors podcast has returned for season 6! In this first episode of the season, Deirdre and Audrey are joined by professional home organiser Helen Sanderson. Helen Sanderson helps people create beautifully organised, clutter-free homes. An expert on how our homes reflect our wellbeing and state of mind, Helen combines 10 years’ experience of transforming cluttered homes and designing wellbeing spaces with her training in psychotherapy and mindfulness. Dealing with her...

Duration:00:43:04

Top tips for buying great value modern furniture online, with Furniturebox

8/18/2021
This week in season 5 episode 8 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey are joined by Dan & Monty founders of Furniturebox to discuss the top tips for buying great value modern furniture online. Launched in 2015 by Dan and Monty at the age of seventeen, Furniturebox is an expanding online furniture business dedicated to beautiful, quality and affordable products backed up with exceptional customer service. Discover their range of modern furniture here. Season 5 of The...

Duration:00:43:44

How to design a kids’ bedroom

8/4/2021
This week in season 5 episode 7 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss how to design a kids’ bedroom. If you’re looking for some top style tips or inspiration for your child’s bedroom then this is the episode for you! Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by Checkatrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it all yourself. Easily choose from over 43,000 recommended, vetted and...

Duration:00:28:32

In conversation with Tobias Oliver Interiors: Finding your interior treasure

7/21/2021
This week in season 5 episode 6 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey are joined by Toby Trigg of Tobias Oliver Interiors to discuss how to find your pieces of interior treasure. Tobias Oliver Interiors provide professional interior design services delivering luxury interiors & furniture to discerning clientele throughout the UK and overseas. Based from their luxury lifestyle showroom, interior design studio and art gallery on Berkhamsted High Street, Hertfordshire....

Duration:00:34:55

The top home interior mistakes people make

7/7/2021
This week in season 5 episode 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss the top home interior mistakes that people make. Be sure to listen to this episode to avoid these mistakes in your home! Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by Checkatrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it all yourself. Easily choose from over 43,000 recommended, vetted and monitored tradespeople for free...

Duration:00:28:13

Common interior design myths unravelled

6/23/2021
This week in season 5 episode 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors podcast, Deirdre and Audrey debunk some of the most common interior design myths. So forget everything you think you know about interior design and listen up to this insightful conversation! Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by Checkatrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it all yourself. Easily choose from over 43,000 recommended, vetted and...

Duration:00:34:08

Gift ideas for the home

6/9/2021
This week in season 5 episode 3 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss gift ideas for the home, what to give and what not to give. Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by CheckaTrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it all yourself. Easily choose from over 43,000 recommended, vetted and monitored tradespeople for free at www.checkatrade.com. Audrey Whelan offers professional...

Duration:00:22:38

A new way to buy a sofa, with sofa in a box company Swyft Home

5/26/2021
This week in season 5 episode 2 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey are joined by John O’Leary, design director of Swyft Home to discuss the design and innovative approach of both Swyft’s sofas and business. A Swyft sofa is delivered next day and fits through any doorway or up any staircase making it the perfect sofa choice. Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by CheckaTrade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable...

Duration:00:37:47

Clever storage solutions for your home

5/12/2021
The DnA of Home Interiors Podcast is back for season 5! In the first episode of season 5, Deirdre and Audrey discuss all things storage. Whether you live in a smaller space or have lots of room, this podcast will help you to discover a range of clever storage solutions. Season 5 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by Check a Trade. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it all yourself. Easily choose from over 43,000...

Duration:00:25:00

How to determine your home interiors budget and stick to it

4/28/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 8 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss how to determine your home interiors budget and how to stick to it! If you’re starting out on a design or renovation process and aren’t sure how to set your budget and stick to it then this is the episode for you! Season 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by www.checkatrade.com. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do it...

Duration:00:23:55

Installing a swimming pool at home with Jetform Pools

4/14/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 7 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss the process of installing a swimming pool with the experts at Jetform Pools. If you’ve ever considered the addition of a swimming pool to your home or garden then this episode will help you to understand exactly what’s involved. Our guest, John Hall is Construction Director at Jetform Pools. You can see their work at www.jetformpools.co.uk and on Instagram @jetformpools. Season 4 of The DnA of...

Duration:00:45:22

How to furnish your garden or terrace for summer

3/31/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 6 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey discuss how to furnish your garden or terrace for summer. With the evenings getting longer and social gatherings now permitted in our gardens it’s the perfect time to start considering how to furnish your garden or terrace. Season 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by www.checkatrade.com. Need work doing around your home? Stop worrying about unreliable recommendations or having to do...

Duration:00:31:44

How to choose your perfect bed for a great night's sleep, with And So To Bed

3/17/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 5 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey are joined virtually by Martin Gill, MD of And So To Bed. Audrey and Deirdre speak with Martin about how to choose your perfect bed for a great night’s sleep. With March being National Bed Month and March 19th being World Sleep Day it’s more important than ever to start thinking about how your bed can help you have a great night’s sleep. Check out And So To Bed’s fantastic range of beautiful, luxury...

Duration:00:50:35

What does an Interior Designer actually do?

3/3/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 4 of the DnA of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey answer the question of ‘What does an Interior Designer actually do?’ Audrey draws on her twenty years of experience as an interior designer to answer a range of questions on the role. If there’s anything you’ve ever wanted to know about what an interior designer does, then this episode is sure to provide you with the answers. Season 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by...

Duration:00:47:33

How to choose the best houseplants for your home with Jane Perrone of On The Ledge podcast

2/17/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 3 of the Dna of Home Interiors Podcast, Deirdre and Audrey are joined virtually by Jane Perrone, freelance journalist, presenter and producer of indoor gardening podcast On The Ledge which won the GardenComm Podcast Talent award. Jane regularly gives talks to gardening groups and societies, appears on podcasts including her own and gives interviews on the radio about everything from slugs to succulents. Audrey and Deirdre speak with Jane as she shares with us...

Duration:00:49:36

What is Cottagecore? The interiors trend explained

2/3/2021
This week in Season 4, Episode 2 of the DnA Home Interiors, Podcast Deirdre and Audrey explain the interiors trend of Cottagecore. Cottagecore is one of the biggest interior trends to come out of 2020 and is set to remain hugely popular this year. A trend that sees us return to days gone by and an idealistic rural life. This trend is sure to have your home feeling like a countryside safe haven. Season 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors is proudly sponsored by www.checkatrade.com. Need work...

Duration:00:19:00

How to choose colour for your home, with Dulux Creative Director, Marianne Shillingford

1/20/2021
We’ve had a short break, but we’re back with Season 4 of The DnA of Home Interiors Podcast! In our first episode of this Season, Audrey Whelan and Deirdre Mc Gettrick are joined by the Creative Director of Dulux, Marianne Shillingford. With a career which has spanned over 30 years, starting with Marianne painting traditional fairground rides, Audrey and Deirdre speak with Marianne as she shares with us her great tips on choosing colour and different paint finishes as well as detailing how...

Duration:00:51:32