Master bedroom update {Come and take a peek at the progress!}

Although the bedroom isn’t finished yet, I wanted to update you on how it is progressing! One of the biggest changes so far is the bedside tables. I’ve been on the lookout for a new set of tables for around a year now. Size was the biggest issue, we only had around 45 cm either… Continue reading Master bedroom update {Come and take a peek at the progress!}

Downstairs WC reveal {It really is quite a transformation!}

I’m so excited to share today’s post! After the downstairs WC was updated with paint and wallpaper over  the Easter holidays, the room now feels energised; so much brighter, airier and overall just a really lovely space. After sharing with you my colour crush for chartreuse {catch up on that post here} I decided to inject… Continue reading Downstairs WC reveal {It really is quite a transformation!}

Seasonal lovelies for under £20 {A roundup of the best Spring buys}

This week marked the official beginning of Spring, hurrah! and I’ve finally been able to swap my Winter essentials print for Spring essentials! For a few years now I’ve had these beautiful watercolour illustrations by the very talented Emily from Jones Design Company and I love to use them as a focal point in seasonal displays.… Continue reading Seasonal lovelies for under £20 {A roundup of the best Spring buys}

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}

My favourite interior retailers – Part 2 {Is it pay day yet?}

So here it is! Part two is packed full of more of my favourite interior companies. I’ve had to show so much restraint as I compiled these posts, the urge to click ‘add to basket’ has been strong, so strong! If you missed Part one, catch up >here< and I hope you enjoy discovering some fantastic… Continue reading My favourite interior retailers – Part 2 {Is it pay day yet?}

My favourite interior retailers – Part 1 {That January pay cheque can’t come quick enough!}

Happy New Year everyone! Didn’t Christmas just fly by!? It seems like a distant memory now and going back to work this week was so hard and I don’t know about you, but my bank balance has seen better days so as much as I enjoyed two weeks of relaxing and eating mince pies at three in the… Continue reading My favourite interior retailers – Part 1 {That January pay cheque can’t come quick enough!}

Pretty & affordable shelf additions {Some of which are from my recent travels!}

Well hello there! It’s certainly been a while and I just don’t know where to start! Our trip to Australia was amazing. It was so lovely to spend quality time with my family who live out there and generally soak up the sheer beauty of the country. I very much enjoyed mooching around the Australian homeware shops. The… Continue reading Pretty & affordable shelf additions {Some of which are from my recent travels!}

The £10 bedroom refresh {because everybody loves a bargain}

I love it when I find catalogues and magazines on the doormat rather than bills and bank statements, so when the new SS2016 NEXT catalogue came through the door, I enjoyed having a flick through with a cuppa. Next Home always have a great range of affordable and tasteful home accessories, often in perfectly matching ranges… Continue reading The £10 bedroom refresh {because everybody loves a bargain}

Coffee table refresh {A cute and colourful injection of Spring}

Well, hasn’t the weather been lovely today! Close your eyes in the sun and you could be fooled into thinking it’s Summer yet in the shade it felt more like Winter. So, the warmer weather has seen a few changes here at No. 49. My wardrobe particularly has been given a bit of a shake… Continue reading Coffee table refresh {A cute and colourful injection of Spring}