I love picture walls - they create a really personal and one-off look for your home and can be changed as many times as you like - but I often get asked how to make them so they look great and not a mess on the wall. Here, just for you, is the definitive guide to how I created my most recent … [Read more...] about HOW TO CREATE A PICTURE WALL / GALLERY WALL – STEP BY STEP GUIDE
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My daughter loves butterflies - and crafts - so mixing the two together was the perfect way to spend a day over the recent school holidays - and of course, I had to share! This is a really easy craft to do, and it can be used for lots of other things as well (which I'll list later in the post for … [Read more...] about OH SO SIMPLE BUTTERFLY WALL ART CRAFT IDEA
It's the Easter holidays this month and even with the best of intentions about getting lots done and having some fun with the kids, it can sometimes be difficult to find things to do while they are home for a couple of weeks. As such, I wanted to share a little idea/tip that I am going to try out … [Read more...] about CREATING A “THINGS TO DO” JAR FOR THE FAMILY
Holding a party in your home usually means decorating in some fashion, whether its a simple banner, a few balloons, or a whole themed house - the options really are endless!. But however fun it is to decorate your home for a party, stress can take over when it comes to how to put things up safely, … [Read more...] about Product Spy – Party decorating made easy!
I am a great fan of merging things that are both practical and great to look at in homes, and with my love of dark walls (I'll leave that for another time!), what could be better than a chalkboard wall? This post goes through how to make a chalkboard wall, and why I think that every home should have … [Read more...] about How to make a chalkboard wall – & why every home should have one!
I really do love Photo Books! - they are a great addition to a bookcase or a coffee table in your home and they allow access to your photos that could have long since been forgotten on your computer - so I thought it was about time I showed you how to create a Photo Book (or at least how I create my … [Read more...] about How to create a Photo Book
In my day job I have had to paint a few pieces of furniture in my time in all different styles - and with painted furniture so popular at the moment I felt it was only right to share a step by step guide to how to paint furniture with you so you can do it yourself as and when the mood takes … [Read more...] about How to paint furniture – a step by step guide