Category Archives: Seasonal

The 60 Best Christmas Decorations for 2020: colour, kitsch, nostalgia, iconoclasm and irreverence

November 8, 2020

 

Are you ready for Christmas?! I know it’s only early November, but I have a confession – I sort of am! We’re a week into November, and we’ve just started another national lockdown, Read More

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Halloween Decor Ideas with kids: Our first Halloween, spiders and diy painted pumpkins

October 28, 2020

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We don’t normally do Halloween, but with this year being such a wash-out, and so many touchstones for autumn and Christmas cancelled, I decided to bring an autumn festival indoors.Read More

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Craft : Make Simple Easter egg decorations with marbling and speckle patterns

April 7, 2020

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The Easter holidays have begun and, continuing with my focus on the smaller things that bring joy at the moment, I’m sharing a celebrational Easter craft that I made yesterday.Read More

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Home Comforts : Favourite Candles For Spring/Summer

April 2, 2020

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Having blogged about our newly decorated home office the other day, and with many more of us now spending more time at home than ever before, I thought that today I would write a post on one of my favourite homelife enhancing rituals – scented candles. I know, that may seem like a tenuous link, Read More

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DIY – Really simple Scandi style Christmas wrapping paper

December 17, 2019

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Good morning (or evening, whenever you choose to read this!) and almost Happy Christmas! I’m not sure how December has flown by so fast, but it’s now just over a week to go, and I have finally achieved something I’ve been meaning to get around to for years – create some stylish and simple Scandinavian-style gift wrapping with all the trimmings.Read More

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