Shelf Styling for Under £50

There’s some truly stunning shelf styling going on out there in people’s homes and on their Instagram grids. But it seems that some of the decor is high end, or that you need to buy 50 new items to make your shelves look full. But I’m here to prove that this isn’t so. I set myself the challenge of buying and styling shelves for our…

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How to Visualise your Interiors in 6 Steps

Something I’ve always struggled with is visualising interiors. How will that rug look on that floor? How will that chair look in that corner? Will this cushion go with the chair? How can you know these things without carrying your chair around John Lewis Home to match it to the perfect cushion? Visualising is something I find difficult. I also don’t like making risky choices…

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Deciding your Bedroom Flooring

Deciding your bedroom flooring isn’t always easy—there’s pros and cons for every type of floor—but I’m here to (hopefully) help you decide. This year, we’re hoping to renovate our two double bedrooms, which means picking out new wallpaper, paint, and deciding on our bedroom flooring. I’ve already created two mood boards for the bedroom here and here, and both examples contain a sort of walnut…

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Book Review of I Found You, Lisa Jewell

Lisa Jewell’s novels are always thrilling and full of twists and turns, leaving you hooked until the last page. This book review of I Found You doesn’t contain any spoilers. I’ve been a fan of Lisa Jewell ever since Steph (aka Hungry Harriet) introduced me to her by lending me a copy of Then She Was Gone. I read it in about 3 days, and…

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DIY Project: Upcycling a Cabinet

I’ve never ‘upcycled’ anything before, until now! Upcycling a cabinet was fun and challenging, and here’s how we managed it. Nearly a year and a half ago, we bought this pine corner cabinet for just £40 from a lady who was clearing out her mum’s house. It was such a great bargain, and fits in that corner so perfectly (thank goodness, we didn’t measure it).…

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