Free and Easy

What I have for you today is possibly the easiest thing you will ever do, ever! Don’t throw those empty jars of food into the recycling bin. Turn them into a beautiful collection of vases. The instructions can be summed up in four words – soak labels off jars. There you have it. So simple,…

Cupboard Revamp

This little cupboard lives in my entrance hall. I’ve had it for years and have always loved it, but my dark brown floor was swallowing it up, and I decided it needed a change of image. After coming to the conclusion that everything I own can’t be painted red, I decided on a fetching shade…

Magazine Inspiration

I love reading home decorating magazines. They are great for inspiration. I like to see what’s available in the shops, and see what’s big in interior trends. I don’t follow the trends, but I love to read the magazines and gain ideas like how to display items, what colours work with what, how to arrange…

Kid Art

I have two children, therefore I have an endless supply of art. I love kid art. It’s so creative and expressive, and children are not self conscious at all when it comes to their art. They create for the sheer joy of it. But what to do with the mountains of art that start to…

Colour Inspiration – Mint

Mint green is a gentle, soft colour that works beautifully in a vintage scheme. It is perfect teamed with red, and also looks lovely with other pastels such as pale pink, perfect for a little girls room. Or perhaps with chocolate brown for a boys room. I have acquired a few mint green finds from…