10 Pantry ideas – How to Add Stylish Storage to your Kitchen

The one thing I didn’t want to compromise on when I was designing our new kitchen was a pantry! I didn’t want to go with…

Interiors and Social Media – What I Learnt in 2021

I really didn’t know where to begin when I started writing this blog post, as 2021 has been a mixed bag for me when it…

Top Interior Trends in 2022: Design, Décor and Colour

I’m sat here writing about Interior trends whilst looking out of my patio doors seeing Storm Barra battering the sea and everything around us and…

AW21 Interior & Homewares – My Top Picks

How am I already talking about Autumn & Winter Homewares? I literally feel like I’ve blinked this year and ended up in October! It’s been…

10 Outdoor Living and Garden Ideas for Autumn

That mini heatwave fooled us all didn’t it? We had started to think about packing away our garden furniture, locking away all our outdoor cushions…

Dulux is 90! How Colour Trends Have Changed Over the Decades. Part 1

Can you believe that Dulux has been around for 90 years? That’s 9 decades of providing gloriously colourful paint for our homes, helping us to…

Our Exciting Family Bathroom Plans

Sponsored post – I will be working with Burlington to update our family bathroom Why are family bathrooms more difficult than kitchens to plan? When…

Metal Lockers – 10 Reasons Why Every Home Should Have a Fabulous Mustard Made …

A Featured Partner Post I had a metal locker in the latter stages of High School and it really made me feel grown up! We…

How to Use Green in Interior Design for a Calm Home

You cannot go wrong with using green in your home and I will challenge anyone to a duel who says otherwise! The thing is, take…

How to Create a Pallet Table for your Garden

We love our pallet table and it gets used all the time in our garden. Last year, when we were in lockdown and basically everyone…

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!…

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…

How to Set Up an Outdoor Cinema

If you rewound my life back just a short 2 years ago, I would have been blissfully unaware that outdoor cinemas in people’s gardens were…