Today I wanted to turn the attention to styling your home, specifically with dark colour on the walls. It took me a while to be brave enough to use them - but I wouldn't go back now, and I thought I'd share the inspiration in the hope that you too may be braver when you next pick some colours out … [Read more...] about DARK WALLS – IT PAYS TO BE BRAVE WITH COLOUR..
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
Decorating a narrow hallway can be such a pain - can't it! What do you use to accessorise or add interest/character? Struggles with spaces are quite common when it comes to making decisions about decorating, so I thought I'd share with you today some of the thinking and ideas I had for that … [Read more...] about DECORATING A NARROW HALLWAY – WITH MAPS!
Have you ever redecorated a room, only to find that it still doesn't feel that great? There's something missing, and you still don't feel that it works - but don't know why...? All that time, effort and energy - not to mention money - and for what? Why would you feel this way, and what can be done … [Read more...] about WHY IT’S NOT JUST STYLE TO CONSIDER WHEN YOU REDECORATE…
Are you constantly trying to get your home to look "right" with no success? Have you decluttered and now want to make everything look amazing but don't know where to start?. Making your home look amazing, so that it reflects your style and tastes, is a skill - so I wanted to share my top 30 … [Read more...] about 30 EASY INTERIOR DESIGN TIPS TO MAKE YOUR HOME LOOK FANTASTIC
When decorating a room it's so important to get the basics right. Picking items that are wrong can end up being very costly and time consuming, not to mention annoying! I wanted to share a tip with you today that could really save you a lot of money and hassle when you come to redecorate a room in … [Read more...] about THE ITEM TO ALWAYS CHOOSE LAST WHEN DECORATING – AND IT MAY SURPRISE YOU…
One of the things I want to add more of (on request of you lovely readers of course) is more of the design side of homemaking. I get lots of requests to give more advice and ideas on how to make homes feel great once they are more organised and decluttered, and of course as my day job is Home … [Read more...] about Things to consider when hanging artwork
Follow my blog with Bloglovin I love painting walls and decorating - it's the way that paint can change the whole look of a room or item of furniture so quickly - but I hate clearing away after doing so. Luckily over the years I have worked out a quick and easy way to save 100% of the time … [Read more...] about Life Hacks – the easiest way to clean up after painting