The Great Wall: Decorating Tips For Beginners

Decorating walls is not an easy task. They are big, daunting, and require a lot of hard work and effort. However, these aren’t the reasons homeowners shudder. The reason is that many people don’t have an eye for design. Therefore, they find the idea of finding artwork frightening, to say the least. “What if I get it wrong?” “What if the neighbours see?” What if they laugh?!” That is a…

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Guest Post from Dal Tavernor – Top 5 Chandeliers …

Today I am handing over to Dal Tavernor to chat to you all about some home interior lighting, specifically Chandeliers! Listed properties and barn conversions have the advantage of coming with a whole host of distinctive and attractive features and with the right lighting you can accentuate those features and give the property that right ambiance.  Unfortunately, it can go both ways. The right lighting can really have a positive…

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5 Tips For DIY Nursery Decor

One of my favourite things to do when I was pregnant was plan and decorate Elian’s Nursery (thats a sneak peek of it on the right!). It still isn’t quite finished because we’re making a big change to the house at the moment so 1 half his room is currently storage, but once that is sorted I get to make the final changes then I can reveal his room properly…

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Introducing Lorna Syson Designs

A few weeks ago I blogged about my amazing new cushions from Lorna Syson designs, which I am ever so slightly besotted with. Lorna is an award winning British designer who’s designs are inspired by the countryside around her. She prides herself on creating quality items, sourcing the best materials and producing everything in the UK.   I got the chance to ask Lorna a few questions about her business,…

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10 Inspirational Homes with House Plants

Ive never been much of a green fingered person, and I hadn’t ever kept house plants until I moved into our new home in September, but I had always admired those who had beautiful blooms in their home. Our house mate when we were living in Cardiff had some beautiful huge Yukka type plants, which looked great in the window of our living room and just added a lovely bit…

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