There is no colour in the spectrum that speaks Spring to me more than green. Green is the most common colour in the natural world and represents new life, freshness, vitality and rebirth. Do you know what happens to your body in the presence of green? Sensationalcolour.com explains that being in the presence of the [...]
There are a hundred blog posts that could be written about all the different ways of organising things in your home, so for my 'Bring in Spring' seasonal feature, where should I start?! In my opinion, the utility room is where it all begins because how can you start to spring clean your home if [...]
Painting woodwork is the arsiest of all home décor tasks. There's just so much of it...and it has all those little nooks and crannies and moulded bits...and you need to worry about paint spreading in multiple directions...down on to your flooring, up on to your walls, over onto your plug points and handles! What a [...]
I don't want anybody thinking that I am such an OCD painter that I take radiators off of walls willy nilly to paint behind them, every time I decorate. I only do it when it's completely necessary. In this case, I was starting to upgrade the utility room and discovered that the previous owners had [...]
When we moved in to our house, the previous owners did as most sellers do and left us some little bits and pieces that they didn't want to take with them to their new home. These included some lush UV-marked curtains covered in cat hair, some desirable 'doctors surgery blue' vertical blinds, and some instaworthy [...]
I think what the title of this post should be is 'how to hang THAT mirror from The Range (you know, that ginormous ridiculously heavy one?!) when you have crappy plasterboard walls' but that seemed too long to be reasonable! I'm sure any interior junkie will know exactly what mirror I am talking about, but, in case you don't follow every interiors account worth following on Instagram, then basically I am referring to a large arched window mirror from The Range home shop made from ivory painted metal...