Rachel Ogden


Rachel Ogden is a freelance interiors journalist with decades of experience writing for magazines and websites. As well as reviewing appliances and penning useful articles on everything from tables to paint, she has a fondness for kitchens and bathrooms.

When not writing, you will often find her curled up with a glass of fizz, slice of cake, and a good book.

    Articles by Rachel Ogden

    Happy senior couple walking in autumn meadow.

    Do you dream of downsizing to the country? Here’s why a residential park home might be the answer

    From stylish modern interiors to an idyllic location, Haytor View is the perfect place to make your fresh start

    Buckingham Medium Left Hand Chaise Corner Sofa Set by Bridgman

    Conservatory furniture ideas – styles and designs to elevate your garden room 

    The right conservatory furniture ideas, from classic rattan to comfy sofas, can help you make the most of your extra garden room.

    Grey kitchen banquette with dining table

    Experts reveal the 13 secrets to designing the perfect kitchen

    Don't even consider starting your project without reading our guide to designing a kitchen, with the secrets of success from the experts

    Aqua blue two tone kitchen by John Lewis

    Modern kitchen design ideas – contemporary looks for rooms of all sizes

    Planning a modern kitchen design? Check out the latest trends, materials and inspiring features that make up a contemporary cooking space


    Small galley kitchen ideas: 10 ways with a tight, two-sided layout

    We know small galley kitchen designs can seem restrictive, but these ideas prove there’s a lot you can do to maximise space and functionality.

    Pale blue galley kitchen from Ikea

    Modern small kitchen ideas: 10 contemporary ways with limited spaces

    Our modern small kitchen ideas show just what can be done with a limited space while embracing contemporary design.