Category Archives: Our Home

Small Updates in The dining Room (that have led me to plan a refresh!)

February 28, 2019

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There’s an old much quoted saying isn’t there, from Inter-war economist, and general legend of the Left, John Maynard Keynes that “When the facts change, I change my mind”. Not necessarily the gem of wisdom you expect to find at the start of an interiors post (my god, how many times have I come across William Morris’s “Have nothing in your home that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful” which is sage advice, but has become too much of a catch all maxim for my liking!) but Keynes was in my head each time I thought about change in here!

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Sun Baked Abstract Homewares from M&S for Spring/Summer 19

February 7, 2019

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AD – This post is a paid collaboration with M&S.

As someone who has shopped on the high street for all of their adult life I am delighted to be joining forces with British high street institution M&S for the next couple of months to share my favourite picks from their latest collections.

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Choosing a new sofa for the Design Soda house with DFS

January 23, 2019

DFS Hoxton Sofa in the Design Soda House French Connection Home

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Is it just me that loves the squidge of a brand new sofa?! There’s something about the fact that a cat hasn’t tried to scratch it yet, a child hasn’t smeared jam fingers on it yet (if you know, you know!) that’s very alluring.

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Makeover: Embracing Neutrals in the hallway

November 14, 2018

Scandinavian Living Room makeover, muted pink, neutrals, mid-century simple design, Farrow Ball Dead Salmon, Craft luxe, interior design ideas and inspiration (13)

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AD – this post contains some gifted items.

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Just a quick post today, as I wanted to show you the update I’ve made to our hallway recently. I haven’t broken the wheel up here, or anything like it, but we have had a subtle colour change and a mix up of wall decoration.Read More

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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)

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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

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