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DIY Outdoor Cushions

As part of our recent garden update, the new table and chairs we picked up were crying out for some seat cushions, not only for comfort but I love adding fabrics to a space to add texture and pattern. On our recent visit to the Summer Country Brocante at Cowdray Castle I spotted a bistro… Continue reading DIY Outdoor Cushions

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English Country Garden

Do you remember when I said that I was always renovating the house? Yep, I wasn't lying. So you may remember a few weeks ago I blogged about our garden refurb we did a couple months ago, well I decided to change it all up again. As much as it was fit for purpose and… Continue reading English Country Garden

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My Favourite Instagram Accounts – Part 1

I love Instagram. Without doubt it is my favourite social media platform and the only one that I'm really active on, probably because I don't feel any kind of fear of judgement on Instagram because it's such a positive and supportive community. We all share what we love and talk about our interests, and everyone… Continue reading My Favourite Instagram Accounts – Part 1

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Getting What You Want, Cheap!

When it comes to home renovation, decor and furniture for most what comes to mind is ยฃยฃยฃ and the fact that they won't have any left. Unfortunately, that can be very true. Simply look online or go in store to places like Laura Ashley, Wayfair, Oak Furniture Land, John Lewis and the prices that they… Continue reading Getting What You Want, Cheap!

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Instagram Made Me Buy It!

If there's one thing us lot collectively on Instagram are, if not anything else, is instigatorsย . We all love to share our purchases and happy post, bargains and obviously the contents of our homes. So naturally with the amount of time I spend on Instagram and how much I love shopping, theres definitely a fair… Continue reading Instagram Made Me Buy It!

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Garden Spruce-up

A month or two ago, with the world renowned British summer imminent, we decided that the garden was in need of a bit of a spruce up. With our house being a Victorian Terrace, a large garden was never going to be very realistic, however the garden size we have is perfect for us. Enough… Continue reading Garden Spruce-up

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DIY Clay Tags

A while ago I ordered some beautiful hand made ceramic tags from the extremely talented Haley @handcraftedlove for my tea, coffee and sugar pots. I've wanted some more for ages to organise the pantry and put all flour, sugar and pasta etc into glass jars and tag them, but she is so popular that she's… Continue reading DIY Clay Tags

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Transformation Thursday #1 – The Music Room

Since moving into our Victorian terrace in August not one room has gone unscathed, however only a few room transformations have been featured on the here so far. So, I'm starting a new series where every couple of weeks, on a Thursday, I'm going to put a room in the spotlight to show it's transformation,… Continue reading Transformation Thursday #1 – The Music Room

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Bathroom Renovation – The Inspiration

It's been a whole 2 weeks since my last bit of DIY, so naturally I was having withdrawal syndrome and said to Toby that I was fed up of waiting for our new bathroom and that we were just going to do it. So far it's going very well, in the first 24 hours we… Continue reading Bathroom Renovation – The Inspiration

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DIY Lamp Shade Up-Cycle

Light sources in a room are one of the moment important elements. The sort of light that they provide can make or break an atmosphere and feel of a room, and in their aesthetic they can make a statement or simply be a key piece of a scheme. However, they can often come with a… Continue reading DIY Lamp Shade Up-Cycle