Category Archives: Our Home

Period Porch Refresh – Our Budget Makeover

September 9, 2021


September, it’s the start of a new school year in England, and for me, a time that always signifies fresh starts and new opportunities. But before I descend too far into cliche, I absolutely am not going to use that well used estate-agent-adage and tell you that this piece is about adding curb appeal to your home. Except, as much as this pains me to admit, I kind of am! And although I completed this little refresh of our front door just before the summer holidays, taking an online break over August, will you allow me to pretend it has just been finished so that in the flush of a new school year I can celebrate its new-ness?!?Read More


Our Home at Christmas: Eclectic Interior Decoration for 2020

December 1, 2020

It’s the 1st December, which I think is actually quite late in blogging terms for a festive post! We decorated for Christmas this weekend, which given it was the end of November is a little early for us, but with 2020 being such a rubbish year I have decided to bring the twinkly lights into our home early.Read More


Green Scandinavian Mid-Century Home office Revamp

September 26, 2020


Autumn is upon us and I haven’t blogged for a while. I almost intentionally took the summer off, I wanted to make sure I was present with my son during these difficult and strange times we’re living through. But by 9.15 on his first day back to school I was already atop a ladder with paintbrush in hand ready to revamp spaces I’d been thinking about changing for months, starting with the home office. Read More


Makeover Reveal : A Small Creative Home Office Space

March 31, 2020


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I started planning this room with some trepidation, I wasn’t sure how I was going to feel moving to the smaller box room at the back of the house from my formerly spacious study.Read More


Hallway Makeover – a simple palette with pared back Scandinavian elements

March 20, 2020


As soon as you start decorating one space, another four of five seem to hone into view! Read More