As soon as autumn hits I’m all about fairy lights, spicy scented candles and cosy cushions! There’s nothing I love more then snuggling up on the sofa on a dark chilly evening after work with a hot chocolate. It’s almost time for me to bring out my autumn/winter decorations and bedding which get more and more festive towards Christmas!  Each season I can’t help but do a little bit of window shopping for new homewares and there are some really gorgeous…

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I haven’t done a room tour for a while and as I was having a bit of a tidying frenzy at the weekend I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to take some photos! I spent hours cleaning out my wardrobes (even under my bed!) and dusting all the little trinkets on my shelves and window sill. Everything needed a good clean and rearranging and I’m pleased to be able to relax in the evenings in a nice tidy bedroom…

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Sorry it’s been two weeks since my last blog post and I’ve been a little bit quiet; life has taken quite a turn lately and I’ve been struggling to get motivated if I’m honest. However, I am now trying to end my invite only pity party so I’m pushing through with my latest blog post! BHS may not be the first place you think of to buy stylish homewares, but they do have a very impressive range of house goodies and…

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Last weekend I held a little tea party for my family at home in our dining room. My Mum and I spent the day before preparing some food and bits for the table, including scones, lemon drizzle cake, jelly, Easter shaped chocolates, chocolate nest cakes, and plenty of sandwiches! I absolutely love making lemon cake in the spring time, I think it’s so refreshing in the sunshine and it looked so pretty presented on my pink glass cake stand. To make…

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I was recently invited to take part in a creative blogger challenge with housing and regeneration specialists Keepmoat to create an affordable DIY home project. With a budget of £50 to come up with something inspiring and imaginative, I started thinking about what I could create right away. I began thinking of making a kitty cabin for Merlin to hide in, as he loves sleeping in boxes, but then I stumbled across a wooden cabinet in a charity shop.  The finished look  I…

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It’s been a week since my last blog post which is possibly my longest blog break ever! I usually try to get posts up every few days but I’ve been crazy busy lately with starting my new job and Christmas etc. And best of all, Liam came home from being in Africa for 3 months on New Years Eve, and we had an amazing week away in a cosy cottage with just the two of us. So I’ve not been online…

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