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DIY Scaffolding Shelves

Among the many jobs we're doing constantly around the house, one of them that I had been thinking about for a while was to remove a set of cupboards in the kitchen and replace them with some open shelves. There was nothing wrong with the cupboards but with the amazing storage that the kitchen already… Continue reading DIY Scaffolding Shelves

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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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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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Hallway Plans

Now that all of the major work that I want to do to the house (for now!) has been completed, I can finally start thinking about doing the hallway. I've waited until now because theres nothing worse than freshly painting a wall or getting a new carpet, and then it being scuffed up and marked… Continue reading Hallway Plans

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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 Reveal

So, the time is finally here! Maybe 4 or so weeks since we started the bathroom it is now complete, well technically it was done last weekend, but there was still a few little bits that I wanted to get sorted before I wrote this post. I'm so pleased with it and it feels like… Continue reading Bathroom Renovation – The Reveal

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4 Interior Trends I’m Loving

  Now that we're well and truly into 2017, all of the trends of the year are emerging ย and some from last year are still staying strong. So, I thought I'd do a round up of a few of my favourite trends and how you could use inspiration from them within your own home. I'm… Continue reading 4 Interior Trends I’m Loving

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Spring Updates

When the daffodils start to bloom andย the sun starts shining through our windows again it's the perfect time to bring your house out of the depths of winter and give it the good old spring clean (mostly because the sun makes even the cleanest house look filthyย by showing up all the dirt and dust that… Continue reading Spring Updates