November was such a busy month for me with so much going on over the weekends and after work.  But December has been a little bit more chilled luckily which has meant that I’ve been fully embracing the festive period, and I spent 1st December getting our home ready for Christmas! I thought it was nice that 1st December fell on a Saturday this year as it meant we could spend the weekend together getting all Christmassy! Last year was the…

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Following on from my pumpkin picking blog post I thought I’d show you what I did with my pumpkins! I wanted to decorate them but not in the usual spooky Halloween way. I wanted them to be pretty and sparkly! I had an idea in my mind that I wanted them to be inspired by Peggy Porschen’s pretty pastel style, so that was what I aimed to achieve, and this is the outcome! Read on to find out how to paint…

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So it’s been over a year since I moved into my own place after living at home for 26 years! I was never one of these people that was ‘ashamed’ about living at home even though I was in my twenties; it made sense for me. I was lucky to get on really well with my parents, I had my own space and freedom, and the financial outgoings were minimal. Living at home whilst working full time allowed me to save…

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I love all things vintage (hence my blog name!) and since I moved into my flat at the end of last year, I’ve been adding hints of vintage to my home interior wherever I can. Retro style is a great interior choice due to it being timeless; think rustic charm, nostalgia and 50’s glam. Take yourself back to a particular era or remind yourself of a certain period of time by adding a hint of vintage style to your home. Check…

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Following on from my previous post about how to prepare your home for autumn, I thought I’d put together some ideas on how to create your own ‘spathroom’ at home. Wouldn’t it be nice to create a relaxing quiet space where you can chill out after a long day? I feel like bathrooms can often be the most neglected room in the home as there’s not much flexibility when it comes to décor, space, and how it looks. But creating your…

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So it’s beginning to look like summer is well and truly over, although it was certainly good while it lasted! The sun is beginning to rise later, the evenings are drawing in, and it’s almost time to ditch the sandals in favour of your trusty winter boots. Personally I absolutely love summer, it is my favourite season for sure! However there is a special charm about autumn; the colourful trees, the excitement of buying new clothes, and that cosy feeling you…

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