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!…

Using a Cricut Maker for a Quick Upcycle of a Magazine Rack

Recently, I was asked by Cricut UK if I had any small DIY projects I wanted to do and I immediately thought about a magazine…

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…

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 Kitchen Design – The Full Kitchen Tour 2021

Continuing on from last week with our house tour before we moved (I’m writing this sat in our old house, we should have moved by…

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…

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…

A Quick and Easy Upcycle of a Welsh Dresser with Dulux

I wouldn’t say I’m the world’s best painter or upcycler, in fact I can be a bit slapdash at times. But what I do love…

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…