Rose tinted glasses – The new house to …

When you fall in love with something, you tend to see what you like first. Its always been the same, we walk into a house/flat I see plain walls, wood floor, SOLD.  It wasn’t quite like that this time. We spent more time working out dimensions, proportions and what needed doing. Surveys revealed minor work that was recommended but not in dire need right away and second and third visits…

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Two Hearts has a roof!! – A First …

After months and months of planning, letters, surveys, certificate this, boundary that, we have officially moved in! I won’t go into any malicious detail but lets just say our patience and emotional state was tested when it came to the final few days of arranging and following though with the move in date. (picture above is where our life has been stored for the past 15 months – my parents…

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Chantele’s Etsy Finds – Henry the Egg …

I am ever so slightly in love with this egg cup, his name is Henry! He was designed by Hello Design K. I eat a lot of boiled eggs (even more since being on the Slimming World diet) and would be so happy to have them in these cute little crown shaped egg cups! Sadly they are a little bit pricey at £16 each or 2 for £29 (and obviously…

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Currently Lusting After…A Purple Sideboard

I fell in love with the purple sideboard above when I spotted it in the clearance section in Ikea, sadly it was quite damaged and at the time we didn’t need or want a purple sideboard for the house. But after seeing it I simply could stop thinking about it. The great pop of colour it would add to the room, the useful storage it would give us, how cool…

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Chantele’s Etsy Finds – Elephant Coat Hooks

I have a spot in the new house, right by the back door, where I plan to hang a few coat hooks, as there isn't space by the front door, and the downstairs is just one big room anyway, so its convenient in either place. But I really want some cute hooks, but ones that still work with the rest of the decor. I have been fancying animal heads to…
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