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..
Style & Decor
Today I wanted to share with you a simple trick that really makes a difference to my bedroom - for so many reasons. The trick? Well, it's using chests of drawers where bedside tables usually go. If you've got enough room either side of your bed, then it works brilliantly to fill that space … [Read more...] about WHY USING CHESTS OF DRAWERS FOR BEDSIDE TABLES WORKS BRILLIANTLY
Small spaces can be really tricky, and there's usually at least one room in our homes that needs a helping hand to look and feel larger than it is - which room are you thinking about right now?! I was recently sent this infographic that I wanted to share, as it has some fantastic … [Read more...] about 7 WAYS TO MAKE A SMALL SPACE LOOK BIGGER
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
Today I wanted to show you a bedroom makeover that I did recently for my little girl. Creating a room that grows with your children is crucial in keeping your sanity, and them happy... As such, I have shared as many tips and bits of inspiration that you can easily use as well next time you … [Read more...] about SIMPLE BEDROOM MAKEOVER INSPIRATION – LITTLE GIRL GROWING UP!
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…
I love decorating my home, a fresh look and feel can really transform a room - but it can be a minefield of decision making and choices. All too easily that project can turn from pleasure into pain - the paint colour is wrong, or something doesn't quite work, and it takes money, time and effort to … [Read more...] about 2 CRUCIAL STEPS YOU NEED TO TAKE WHEN CHANGING THE DECOR IN YOUR HOME…