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…

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…

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…

Our New House Renovation So Far… Part 1

We are now on week 5 of our house renovation and extension and I thought I would write a blog post about the progress and…

Bright Skies™ – Dulux Colour of the Year 2022

Every year, trend experts from across the design, fashion, colour and architecture world come together to predict what colour we will be using in our…

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…

20 Pergola and Parasol Ideas for Your Garden

It’s a quick blog post all about Pergolas and Parasols from me today. I always write my blog posts towards the end of the week,…

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…