So, I'm starting the new year right by coming up with a new design for the next room I want to redecorate, even though it was only decorated less than 2 years ago, naturally. I know, I sound crazy! And I would completely agree with my partner, mum, friends and anyone else saying 'the bedroom… Continue reading Bedroom Refresh Ideas
It's our turn to host Christmas lunch this year and, apart from the responsibility of doing the cooking, I'm really looking forward to it because it means I get to dress the table ready for the festive feast of the year. Going with the same theme as my wrapping, I am going for a nordic… Continue reading Laying the Christmas Table
Look who's back at it again with the air drying clay . I love using this stuff, so of course I've got some beautiful, and easy, Christmas crafts for you to make with (or without) kids, to decorate your tree and presents this festive period. Here is what you will need: White Air Drying Clay Baking… Continue reading 3 Easy Christmas Clay Crafts
Over the weekend we carried out my most treasured tradition of not only the festive season, but the whole year. We went out and picked our Christmas trees, bundled them home, wrestled them into stands, played a fun game of 'to the left a bit, now to the right', carried copious amounts of boxes down… Continue reading O’ Christmas Trees
Something that I have been thinking about recently, and that I've never quite known how to answer when asked is - what is my style? When I look back to our last home when we first lived there, to our renovations there, or even to our new home now only 5 or 10 months ago,… Continue reading What’s My Style?
Quite often it can be the way that, among many other things, starting something is the hardest part. The same can definitely be said for renovating a room, you're fed up and tired of the decor and want something new - but what and how?! This was something that became evident to me during my… Continue reading Renovating a Room – Where to Begin?
Hey everyone! Can you believe it's a week until Halloween? Of course as with all season/festivities I love to celebrate and decorate for them. However, apart from the odd find at Homesense, I've found it difficult to find nice quality decorations that are super plasticky or gimmicky. So, enter my love for air drying clay… Continue reading Creepy Crafts – Clay Ghost Garland
Hi everyone! Just thought I would do a short post on how I have decorated the house for Autumn this year. I did a bit more of an in-depth post last year and as I have refrained from buying many more decorations this year it's mostly the same, except for a few that I have… Continue reading Let’s Get Cosy – Autumnal Hints
Hi everyone, I'm so excited to share this post with you all as it's been a long time coming! You may or may not remember that in the summer I began to renovate the living room and conservatory at my mums house. She gave me complete free rein to do whatever I wanted, but we… Continue reading Renovation – My Mum’s Front Room
Next up on my autumnal cosy craft series is a super cute and easy to make clay leaf, which you could use to hold candles, coins, trinkets or a maybe a collection of acorns or conkers. The best thing about it, as always, is that no one will have one the same, and you can… Continue reading Cosy Crafts – Clay Leaf Candle Holder