You probably know by now how much I adore interiors and doing up our home, and one of my favourite trends in the nod to a more retro look. Our house is a post-war London build, and as a result I’m particularly drawn to mid-century items for it. I can’t get enough right now of gorgeous retro accessories, such a lamps, chairs and side tables.
One of the main skills I have to use when it comes to doing this type of blogging as a job is to be able to photograph interiors- for both posts I want to write myself, as well as creating content for interiors-focused brands. Whilst not everyone reading this will be another blogger, many of you may want to know how to photograph your home
Spring is often described as the best time of the year and for good reason, but it also means that your lawn will probably need quite a bit of extra attention just like autumn, but for different reasons. To make things easier for you this year, here are five lawn care tips that every homeowner should know. Shift to an Electric Raker/Scarifier If you have
Our skiing holiday last month was absolutely fantastic, definitely one of the best holidays I’ve ever been on, and it was certainly no mean feat attempting a snow holiday with three young children (including a then-6 month old baby). One of the main things people have asked me about the holiday has been along the lines of “how on earth did you managed to have
Many things can compel you to think about increasing the privacy in your garden. For instance, your neighbour’s second-story bedroom might overlook your garden on one side. And on the other, your other neighbour might be building an outdoor living area with – you guessed it – a view of your patio area. With this many eyes on you, you’ll no longer enjoy sunbathing in
When we received our latest package as part of the Chad Valley Play Panel, the arrival of a Chad Valley 100 Piece Styling Dolls Head couldn’t have come at a better time. Adam had literally broken an old, flimsy styling head doll of Sasha’s a few days earlier trying to untangle the hair (clearly not his forte): cue many tears and us about to hot-foot-it to
Okay, you may think I’ve sank into the depths of boooorrrrrrring posts, but as an organisation geek, I can’t get enough of home organisation and routine blog posts and YouTube videos (I know, I know, everyone line up to be my friend), so this post might not appeal to everyone BUT I know there are my people out there who enjoy these too… Enter: my
Bedrooms are wonderful spaces. It is nice to spend time together as a family in the lounge or kitchen, but it is also nice for everyone to have a room they can retreat to. For most people their bedroom is the place where they can read, play, do yoga or catch up on work, and do so in peace. As a result, you really do