Category Archives: D.I.Y & Craft

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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Creating a Spring wreath for the new season

March 30, 2019

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You may have seen me do one of these before, there was a spring wreath two years ago and a Christmas one, a summer herb one, then a wreath garland for the Christmas table candelabra. I hold my hands up, I’m making these all the time! I love the punch of flora that they deliver.

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My Top 5 Tips for choosing and installing a reclaimed period door

December 7, 2017

Reclaimed Victorian Front Door Tips Farrow Ball Light Blue Eggshell (1)

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You may remember from my recent post on giving the front porch a makeover that the saga had a somewhat unhappy ending for me in the shape of a very smashed front door some weeks later. Read More

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Three Simple Festive Home Decor Ideas

November 27, 2017

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We’ve made it quite far through November now (in less a month and Christmas is gone!) and I’ve only posted one Christmas pieceRead More

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DIY | Sanding and Painting Floors: my top tips for the best results

November 15, 2017

Revamp Restyle reveal hallway makeover, peach geometric colour wall, white painted floors, natural warm neurtral tones interior design (36)

 

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We all have different levels of what we’ll try our hand at around the house, right? Whilst I wouldn’t say that I’m a natural diy-er, Read More

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