Living/dining room reveal Part 1 {From a beige box to something more beautiful}

I’m really excited about this post, finally my dining chair upcycle is complete and I can show you our finished dining space! Let’s start from the beginning, when we first moved into No. 49 back in December 2014, everywhere was painted magnolia; it really was an uninspiring beige box. The open-plan living/dining room is on… Continue reading Living/dining room reveal Part 1 {From a beige box to something more beautiful}

Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 5 – kerb appeal}

Welcome to the final part of ‘Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home.’ Technically this time it’s all about the outside of your home and today I’ll be sharing with you some simple ideas to maximise kerb appeal and create an eye-catching exterior on any budget. When I’m out and about, going to work or the… Continue reading Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 5 – kerb appeal}

Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 2 – Ideas to spruce up your hallway}

So, this week sees the second part of ‘Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home’ and this time, it’s all about the hallway! Your hall is the first thing you and your guests see as they come through the front door – so it’s important that it makes a good impression and brings a smile to your face.… Continue reading Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 2 – Ideas to spruce up your hallway}

Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 1- Candles}

Well, Spring is officially here! and although the days are getting that little bit longer and that little bit warmer, the evenings are still a time for cosying up to watch a film or read a good book (the patio set will remain firmly in the garage for another month or so I recon, sniff)… Continue reading Creating a welcoming atmosphere in your home {Part 1- Candles}