It’s easy to become overly excited and overwhelmed when moving into a new rented place. You immediately want to unpack everything and stuff all your furniture in but it helps if you take a little time to prepare and plan. I’ve been renting pretty much my whole life and have picked up some great tips[…]
For as long as I remember I have always been obsessed with other people’s houses. I am that person who sneaks a look in the cupboards when I’ve gone to the bathroom and the person you see who’s creepily looking in your window as they walk past. Coming from a poor-ish background, I’ve never lived[…]
It seems like the whole world is obsessed with the three ‘m’s at the moment; mindfulness, minimalism and meditating. I can get down with a bit of mindfulness, meditation has its place, we all need to take a break sometimes, but something I cannot stand is minimalism. Y’know what I like? Things and stuff.[…]
It was a Sunday evening, I was sitting quietly watching Love Island (don’t you dare judge me) and it honestly sounded like a bomb had gone off. My trusty command hook had failed me and the mirror I had hanging crashed down and smashed all over the floor. Now I am not one to make[…]
Don’t feel disheartened by your small lounge – any room of any size can be made beautiful! Follow these tips and pick out your furniture carefully and you’ll have turned your small living room into a cosy paradise in no time. 1. Hang Mirrors Use mirrors to help create the illusion of a bigger room,[…]
Progress has been made, plants have been bought, more fairy lights have been put up and we’re a bit closer to the bohemian urban jungle I’m now aiming for. Yes, I know I was obsessed with teal but I was struggling to incorporate it into the room without it still looking rather sparse and all-over-the-place.[…]
Oh it’s been a hectic week, I have made some progress on Project Living Room though – hallelujah! Of course I’ve changed my mind on the colour scheme, I’m over teal, over it! I’ve been SO inspired by the #urbanjungle movement and have seen so many neutral, simple rooms over the past week that have[…]
A well-organised bookcase can be a piece of art in itself. It’s a great place to show off your personality with keepsakes, favourite items and of course your book collection. Stop haphazardly throwing things on, it’s time to utilise that space!
Why in 2018, is it so hard to get a parcel delivered successfully with zero hiccups? And I’ve been on both sides of this, working for a small online retailer I know, no matter who the courier is, there’s only a 60-70% chance that parcel is going to get where it’s going first time. No one seems to be able to nail the whole delivery thing which is astounding considering how much we rely on it now.
There are so many different interior design styles to choose from it can all get a bit overwhelming. Hopefully, you’ll find this guide useful – it is still a work in progress and will be added to over the coming weeks. I’ve tried to explain each one as best I can in layman’s terms and it should help you wade through the world of Interior design.