Playful Pink – The Colour Collections

In the past, I never really thought about using pink in my décor. I always opted for its bolder sister red, but my love affair…

Ultimate Gray and Illuminating – Pantone Colours of 2021

Ultimate Gray and Illuminating? It sounds like the sunshine warming up a long stretch of tarmac road, a superhero and his nemesis or a dark…

Brave Ground – Dulux Colour of the Year 2021

After what seems like an age of bright whites and cool greys, is the interior and decorating world started to look towards a bit more…

The Colour Collections – How To Use Colour in the Bedroom

I think a lot of people play it safe in the bedroom (alright, alright, calm down you lot in the back row there!) and tend…

Glorious Garden Paint to Brighten Up your Summer

Of all the things I write about on my blog, the question I get asked the most is what garden paint have you used? We really…

Introducing the Whimsically Wonderful Wilderie Collection by Emma J Shipley

I have been an admirer of Emma’s wonderfully colourful, whimsical and nature inspired prints for a while now. I was first introduced to Emma’s work when I was gifted an amazing Kruger fabric chair in pink which sits proudly in my office and always receives a lot of compliments and her new Wilderie Collection is no exception…

Interior Trends to Try – Pink and Green Should Always Be Seen

I was never a massive pink fan (the colour, not rock star 😊), I never really wore it or had it in my home. Green, however, has always been one of my favourite colours as it made me feel connected to nature and the outside world and wherever I have lived, I have always had at least one potted plant to break up the magnolia…

Dulux Creativity Palette and How To Use Earthy Colours

For my last blog post of the year, I wanted to talk about one of my favourite events that I attended in 2019 and trends for 2020. A few weeks back, I was extremely excited to be invited along to the Dulux Academy with 4 other interior enthusiasts to celebrate the launch of their creativity palette…

Classic Blue – Pantone Colour of the Year 2020

Classic blue is such a popular colour both in the home and on the catwalks. It is probably safe to say that most homes have blue in their décor from seaside inspired homes to dark inky tones in the kitchen, but I was surprised to find out that this was the Pantone colour of the year …

Updating our Bedroom With Valspar Pink Paint

Our guest bedroom. Probably the least used room in our house, but the most used room when it comes to redecorating!

Choosing Colourful Cuprinol Garden Shades

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…

Living Coral – Pantone Colour Of The Year 2019

Pantone have just announced their colour of 2019 and it’s….. Living Coral?!? Immediately it conjures up bridesmaid dresses, all twee and meringue like or a nail varnish that gets left unused in your make up bag…