Supermarket interiors? Hot finds in the home aisles

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Supermarket and high street shopping usually means groceries and clothes..but for interior hounds like myself, its an extra opportunity to bag an up-to-date find for the home.  Whilst Ikea, John Lewis, Heals and Habitat are stalwarts for updating the house and vintage finds bring immense feelings of satisfaction, I say ignore the supermarket home […]

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Colour combo: the 4 freshest interior duos

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Colour choices can be a tricky affair, often resulting in us choosing tried and & tested colourways (if only to remain in a functioning relationship). If Spring means tackling some DIY and decorating  for you, then check out my top colour combinations that will help you decide on some fresh shades. New pairings that you […]

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Circular style – the top 5 round mirrors

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Have you got yours yet? They’ve been appearing more frequently in the coolest insta-feeds, the latest restaurants and aspirational magazines…and I for one have been ‘screenshot-ing’ the hell out of them. I am talking about circular mirrors people and they’re definitely a thing. A new season ‘trend’ if you will  *shudders* (hate that phrase).     […]

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Tutorial: Drum lampshade wallpaper makeover

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin    LAMPSHADE TUTORIAL Make this lampshade in under an hour – follow my DIY wallpaper drum lampshade tutorial. Our home basement and loft renovations meant the lounge had become a tatty dumping ground for mismatched furniture and was in dire need of a revamp. (Chipped laminate and textured wallpaper anyone? […]

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Organise your 2017 with a stylish DIY planner

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Its new year, new term, new financial quarter…whatever. For those of us for whom admin is a challenge (clearly we’re just incredibly creative, ahem…)  its also time to face the fear / bottom of the in-tray and deal with the death-eater emails we have been ignoring.   From the middle of the first week of Jan, I […]

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Scandi, Luxe or Kitsch? What’s your Christmas interior style?

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Anyone into interiors, decor or design I figure is probably a fan of Christmas. An opportunity for a home makeover which isn’t permanent is more time spent indulging in atmospheric lighting, luxe or sentimental decorations and lashings of indulgence. Huzzah ! With the advent of Pinterest, the options for seasonal interiors are more creative and plentiful than ever.   This week’s blog […]

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Decorations for Christmas interiors and beyond…

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Decorations – it wouldn’t be Christmas without them. They’re as traditional as mince pies, gifts under the tree (and a tricky conversation with at least one relative about who is supposed-to-be-hosting and how long they’re staying etc but lets gloss over that part…)  Aside from the delicious feasting and gathering together, my favourite part has to be the […]

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Decorating? Tips from interior designers & stylists

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“Fail to plan, plan to fail” said somebody patronising once. Annoyingly, they were right – certainly where decorating is concerned.  Outlining your scheme of work will save you time and possibly money in the long run. Decorating, updating and styling your home can be overwhelming but follow a few top tips from interior pro’s and you’ll be magazine-shoot worthy […]

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