Create beautiful chandeliers and mobiles using embroidery hoops with fabric ribbons, photographs, paper, felt balls and other materials.
Are you an artist, musician, designer or otherwise creative person? Sometimes you feel the burning desire to create…. but you can't focus on anything or don't know where to start. How about a few tips to kick-start your creative juices and help you get motivated again?
Five ways to display flowers in your home, with vases, vintage finds, bottles and more. Monochrome bouquets and branches.
Summer is here, time to throw a garden party! Celebrate the beautiful weather with long tables on the lawn, fairy lights strung in the trees, wild bouquets on the table. You can choose a theme or just make it as colourful as you want, using whatever you can find. Perhaps you have a fabulous eclectic … Continue reading The most beautiful garden party ideas
Today I am sharing some tips to help you in your own interior design projects. Next time you are redecorating your front room, or in fact any room, try and follow these steps. They may help you see things differently and choose a colour scheme, furniture and accessories with confidence.
Anyone who has ever lived in rented accommodation can relate to the issue of not being able to decorate the place to your own taste. Not too bad if you know you're only going to live there briefly, but if you are planning to stay longer term, then what do you do? I am sharing a few ideas on the blog today.
We have just put our house on the market and that meant we had to make it look great for potential buyers. To prepare your house for selling means a lot of decluttering. I cleared out little by little for months, which is quite a nice thing to do believe it or not. The letting … Continue reading Prepare your house for selling: 7 tips to style your home
Almost the end of November. A month until Christmas. Who's got the decorations out yet? Who loves a bit of minimalist Scandinavian Christmas in their house this year? Now here's a thought. We can either find our toddlers shattering the pretty sparkly baubles on the floor, the dog eating the tinsel and discover those pesky … Continue reading Get a minimalist Scandinavian Christmas decor with no fuss
It's been a while since I actually crafted something with my bare hands other than a blog post or a room design, but today is the day. I booked myself in for an origami lampshade making workshop at arts centre The Barn in Banchory, Scotland, with Mel Watt from Misty Concepts.
Christmas crafts with pom poms to create garlands, baubles and tree decorations