Learn how to inject personality into your space with inspiration from designer Karen Cole's house, chock full of exotic finds, vibrant patterns and cosy
furnishings. You'll want to layer antique rugs and bold colours into
your home when you see her unique and welcoming living room,
office and bedrooms. Watch Joel Bray and Michael Penney transform an Ikea Alve Secretary desk into a pretty and functional DIY wrapping station. Plus, H&H editor Suzanne Dimma talks with Allegra Hicks, an iconic fashion, textile and interior furnishings designer, about rugs, her organic patterns and signature style.