Heres some interior updates that wont break the bank and will bring a new feel to your home.
These velvet cushions from H&M are only £4.99 each and come in lots of colours. An instant new look for your sofa.
A new mirror or mirrors - this one is from Ikea.
Paint some of those old frames. ( we have loads in our house) i love this look.
new vases with some flowers or creative imagination as above. H&M, BHS and John Lewis have some great ones. Good luck if you are updating your house. I will post some of mine when they are done.