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!}

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}

Inspiration for the new season by Style at Home magazine {featuring tips and ideas from yours truly!}

Happy February and goodbye and good riddance January! I feel like it was a particularly dismal start to the year, one which mainly consisted of grey skies, President Trump’s ridiculous face and copious amounts of screen wash (why are the roads so dirty at this time of year?) There were some lovely bits of January… Continue reading Inspiration for the new season by Style at Home magazine {featuring tips and ideas from yours truly!}

Affordable artwork {My first, probably of many, purchases from Desenio}

Have you ever seen a large piece of artwork, fallen in love but not loved the price? Is there a large expanse of wall in your home which you’d love to fill but haven’t found the perfect piece at a reasonable price? Well Desenio might be just what you need! A recent client of mine along… Continue reading Affordable artwork {My first, probably of many, purchases from Desenio}

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!}

Dining chair upcycle update! {A good old before & after}

First off, apologies for the lack of post last weekend, re-upholstering the dining room chairs has proved to be a longer project than I first anticipated! I’ve now got one chair finally complete though hurrah! In my last post I shared with you my fabric choice for upcycling our dining room chairs. In case you missed… Continue reading Dining chair upcycle update! {A good old before & after}

Dining chair fabric reveal {Big & bold florals are the winner!}

Those of you who follow me on Instagram will have seen my latest snap, summing up a fabric quandary which I had last week (there are worse problems to have I know!) The next project on my ‘hit list’ are the dining room chairs as I’ve wanted to paint and reupholster them for a while… Continue reading Dining chair fabric reveal {Big & bold florals are the winner!}

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}