DIY: Polaroid photo collage

When Harveys Furniture recently sent me some colourful sofa swatches I thought it was about time I got creative for another DIY blog project. I keep a shoebox full of odds and sods I’ve collected and it’s an Aladdin’s cave of … Continue reading

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

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 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

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

3 spring clearing hacks for the home!

It’s the season of spring cleaning and I’m definitely in the mood for some DIY and upcycling! The brighter days have brought sunshine streaming through our windows, kindly highlighting the areas of our home that could do with a bit of … Continue reading

The wedding diary #3: ‘Be my bridesmaid’ gift boxes

It’s almost 12 weeks since K proposed and time has flown by! Working that out makes me feel a little better about my huge to-do list as we’ve achieved quite a lot in a short space of time. However with … Continue reading

DIY: How to make a Christmas wreath

Time for another DIY and it’s a festive one. I recently mentioned in my tea cup posy tutorial that each year I make my own Christmas wreath – now I’m going to show you how to make one! It’s a simple and … Continue reading