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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

30 Under £30 Fabulous Garden Accessories for Spring

Last week saw us all unpacking the garden furniture, dusting down the BBQ and dragging our outdoor rugs, cushions and other fancy garden accessories back…

10 Ways to Get your Garden Ready for Spring

I’ve always loved Spring and watching the garden come alive. The birds seem to sing more cheerfully, the days are longer and lighter and it…

My Plans for Our New Master Bedroom

One of the reasons we decided to buy our new house was because of the master bedroom. Even though our new house is slightly larger…

Our Living Room Transformation – House Tour 2021

Our living room has seen quite a lot of changes since we first renovated. Finally, we exchanged on our house this week and I think…

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…