Cake decorating: Modelled ballerina cake

I thought I’d share with you my latest cake! My Aunty recently retired after 30 years as principal of her ballet school and we celebrated with a big surprise party. There were many guests so the cake had to be … Continue reading

From blank canvas to gallery walls!

Last week I FINALLY finished redecorating our landing and hallway. We recently had new ceilings put in and the walls plastered after our property was battered by storm damage way back in February 2014. After a lengthy insurance claim we … Continue reading

Bloggers event at the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium

Last week I was invited to the Bournemouth Vintage Emporium for champers, vintage chat and of course shopping! I love these types of events, I get to catch up with some of my best blogging girls and share our mutual … Continue reading

Capturing the Victorian tile trend at home

I’ve been lusting over patterned tiles for ages, especially when we moved into our house, and I still have plans to put some in our teeny tiny hallway. I adore Victorian mosaic tiles and was lucky enough to have a … Continue reading

The Book Of Everyone: Wedding Edition

You may recall a post I wrote in December about a personalised book I gave to my brother for Christmas. The Book Of Everyone is a gift for those ‘already has everything’ or ‘difficult to buy for’ people and contains … Continue reading

The wedding diary #5: Music, invites and bridesmaid shopping!

Things have been a little hectic recently which has meant wedding planning has taken a back seat but it has been a while since I wrote my last wedding diary post so there are a few things to update you … Continue reading

Davina’s story: Why we adopted a RSPCA rescue cat

I’ve always been a cat lover – give me a basket full of kittens and I’d be the happiest person on the planet. I’ve always had cats, even when I was a student, when a trip to the pet store … Continue reading

DIY t-shirt: Collaborating with Boohoo for #StyleForStroke

I’ve teamed up with Boohoo and the Stroke Association, the leading charity in the UK for people affected by stroke, to take part in their #StyleForStroke #FamousLastWords campaign. In the last 20 years the number of people dying of stroke has halved … Continue reading