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

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

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

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

My bedroom haven: Home tips to create a relaxed bedroom sanctuary

It’s National Bed Month, and because I love nothing more than sleep (I’m definitely not a morning person), I’m celebrating this month of duvets and fluffy pillows by sharing my top design tips for making the bedroom the perfect space for … Continue reading

DIY: How to make a fairy light lamp with photo holder lampshade!

Affordable Home Tips challenge by Keepmoat There’s no hiding my love of everything upcycled and homemade, so when Keepmoat, who specialise in community regeneration and housebuilding, got in touch asking me to take part in their Affordable Home Tips challenge by creating something upcycled, … 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