5 Designer Tips for Styling your Coffee Table

A coffee table can so easily become a place where you leave your empty mugs and remote controls, but I’m here to help you out with these 5 designer tips for styling your coffee table. A coffee table needs to make a statement. When you think about the furniture that you might have in your living room, your sofa and coffee table are the focal…

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How to avoid house renovation disasters

Our house renovation did not always go to plan, so here are some tips on how to avoid house renovation disasters. Hopefully, I can help a few people out, and they can avoid making the same mistakes that we did. Making a stud wall We ‘found’ an old doorway that had clearly been boarded up a few years ago. Our house must have originally had…

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Interior Design: My Living Room

We’re so close to moving in now, so I wanted to share my living room design ideas. I’ve booked my days off at the end of the month for moving in. Enough time to pack, clean and unpack. I’m so excited for deciding where things are going to go, and messing about with layout, especially in the living room. The look’s a bit different to…

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What is Hygge? And why is everyone talking about it?

If you haven’t heard of hygge, you may have been living under an online rock. Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) is the newest craze that has swept the Great British nation all the way from Denmark. Hygge embodies a feeling rather than a word and it cannot be specifically translated. It is the feeling of being utterly comfortable and cozy. It is is more than likely that…

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The Finished Kitchen: Final Results

My last house-related post shows our finished bathroom and now we have a finished kitchen too! The bathroom looks exactly how I imagined it. It’s quite a small room, so we had to go for a joint bath-shower, which meant forgoing my walk-in shower *huge sad face*. There isn’t much light in the bathroom so we got glossy tiles to reflect the little light that there is.…

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