Category Archives: Home Design

A Simple Candle Garland For The Table

December 13, 2018

Craft How to make a simple scandinavian winter wreath garland for table decoration at Christmas (1) /
I don’t know about you, but everything’s been a bit of a whir recently. So, today I’m just dropping in with a quick post on a simple candle wreath I made a few days ago.Read More

Christmas in the Design Soda House with M&S

November 24, 2018

Marks & Spencer Christmas Decorations 2018

There it is (below), just discreetly looking pretty in the corner, I’ve popped it in the study because y’know even I accept (and I am in the category of Christmas enthusiast) that it is a little early. Read More

Finnish Design: Natural Home Textiles with Lapuan Kankurit

October 31, 2018

lapuan kankurit Finnish linen home textiles, brass vintage bohemian bathroom with Hague Blue Farrow Ball

These days, I will admit, I’m a bit of a home textiles snob! It’s not about the price band or the name, but the quality of materials used. Read More

Slow Progress in the Living Room: A Year to style and finish our space

October 29, 2018

Scandinavian Living Room makeover, muted pink, neutrals, mid-century simple design, West Elm, Farrow Ball Dead Salmon, Craft luxe, interior design ideas and inspiration (1)


Today I thought I’d share the slow progress in the living room, in part to illustrate the point (I’m sure I’ve hammered home many times before) that rooms can’t be finished in a month.Read More


The Design Soda house styled for Amara Home Inspiration

October 19, 2018

Amara Home Inspiration Tour with Design Soda, winter home accessories, halloween, scandinavian and designer homewares



A few weeks ago I was asked, by fabulous online retailer, Amara, to shoot some images in my home using my favourite items from their site for their home inspiration page.Read More