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Billy Bookcase IKEA Hack: How to Create Bespoke Bookcases for Your Living …

Strap yourselves in as I’m about to take you on a wild IKEA Billy Bookcase hack ride! This has been my most ambitious upcycle yet…

How to Transform Your Garden for £300

I know it’s probably tipping it down with rain where you are at the moment and you’re looking out of the window at your garden…

Malm Chest of Drawers Ikea Hack: Creating a Stylish Office Space

We have owned various shapes and sizes of IKEA Malm chest of drawers for the bedroom and although they are fab at doing their job,…

Tiles in Décor – 10 Creative Ways to Use Tiles in Your Bathroom

Sponsored content: This post is in collaboration with Boutique Stone. All thoughts and opinions are my own Let’s talk tiles! We have recently renovated our family…

IKEA Hack: How to Upcycle a Bedside Table

Our bedside tables have always let our bedroom down. I would paint the walls, put up wallpaper and decorate the bedroom with art, patterned bedding…

Panelling a Wall – An Easy Guide

Ok, I know you’re all taking a huge deep breath and thinking, really Mel? Another blog post about panelling a wall? You are so 2019!…

Using a Cricut Maker for a Quick Upcycle of a Magazine Rack

Recently, I was asked by Cricut UK if I had any small DIY projects I wanted to do and I immediately thought about a magazine…

How to Transform Built-In Wardrobes for a Modern Look

I have a confession to make, I’ve never been a fan of built-in wardrobes and when we moved into our new house, my first thoughts…

Colourful Ideas for a Boys’ Bedroom – My Son’s Bedroom Makeover.

I find boys’ bedrooms so hard to design and I probably spend the most time trying to come up with ideas for my Son’s bedroom…

5 Fun Garden Party Ideas for the Summer

It is no secret that I like a good garden party and if I can create a theme, even better! My daughter’s birthday is at…

How to Start a Successful Blog – Part 1

How often have you thought, I just need to start a blog! Have you been toying with the idea for a while now but you…

4 Quick and Easy DIY Crafts for Christmas

Holidays are coming, holidays are coming. I swear Christmas seems to creep up on us earlier every year but I think this year it is…

How to Have Fun with Halloween Décor

It gets bigger and better every year doesn’t it? No, not my ever-expanding waistline… Halloween! I remember celebrating it as a child, we’d dress up as witches by putting a black bin liner over our heads…