The Best Outdoor Textiles to Cosy Up Your Garden Space

No garden is complete without some outdoor textiles. From cushions, rugs, pouffes and bean bags, you can really cosy up your garden space and make a real impact with how you use it by adding some of these items.

Lights, Garden, Action! The Best Lighting for your Outdoor Space.

The best lighting to use in your garden from festoon lights, to solar lanterns. There’s something for everyone out there whether you need battery powered, mains or solar.

The Best Way to Use Festoon Lights in Your Garden

We’ve all been there, we’ve spent hours in the garden weeding, planting, running in and out of the house to cater to our children/dog/husbands every…

10 Ideas For a Mediterranean Inspired Garden

10 ideas to create a Mediterranean inspired garden in the UK

How to Create a Hanging Christmas Table Decoration

I’ve always loved Christmas table decorations from Scandi inspired tables to fabulous centrepieces made from baubles and wreaths. The thing is, we always like to lay out the Christmas dinner on the table for everyone to help themselves and I found that with huge centrepieces taking up all the space there wasn’t much room left to plonk the turkey…

How To Do Halloween Decor and Who Did it Best on Instagram 2019!

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…

Choosing Garden Shades With Cuprinol

Compared to my house, my garden has always been a bit lacklustre. I’m not a gardener you see, not that I wouldn’t like to be! I just don’t know where to start and it scares me a little if I’m honest with you! We have grass, yes, but we even managed to kill that after paying the GDP of a small country to have a new lawn laid…

A Little Bit Of Garden Luxury With Argos Home*

I recently revamped our decking in the garden and was very pleased with what I managed to achieve, creating something a little different to enjoy. Our problem now was, we had quite large and bulky furniture…

How To Paint And Stencil Your Decking

Adding a decking in the garden is such a great way of creating a social space for your family, providing a great extra living area for the warmer months. The problem in the UK is our weather! We created our decking space back in April 2017 and within two years it had become dirty, damp and unsightly.

How To Make Your Own Spring Wreath

I really wanted a spring wreath and absolutely loved seeing all the beautiful creations appearing on my Instagram feed. I already had some faux eucalyptus and flowers around the house so used what I already had to create my own wreath. Here is a step by step guide to how I did it…

A Simple DIY Snowflake Star For Christmas

After visiting Home Sense to purchase some Christmas decor, I realised that I am drawn to stars. I have made a few snowflake stars to hang around the house, so here’s a quick tutorial on how to make them.

How To Create a Twig Christmas Tree Decoration

When Command Brand contacted me asking if I would like to try out their products when creating a homemade Christmas decoration, I knew exactly what I wanted to make. I had seen a few twig tree decoration guides on Pinterest and several high street stores selling them for the festive period and thought they looked fun, simple and relatively cheap to make.