DIY Etsy Influences

Embroider with meaning

Embroidery has in the past few years become a cool creative activity. As the record player and vinyl became a trendy thing to have and own – embroidery is now a trendy thing to learn and do. I  also got on the bandwagon a couple of years ago. It’s a great activity for when you’ve …

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Decorating Etsy Home

12 Etsy Finds

Here we go again with a collection of Etsy items that I currently love. Etsy has a lot of random items on it but if you dig deep enough you can find lots of beautiful things too…like Beth Victoria wallpapers and tables! 1 – Bud vase 2 – Incense holder 3 – Lamp 4 – Hanging planter How cute is that incense holder! …

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Fabric – Villa Nova

We’ve found and fallen in love with fabric. I will write a few posts like this, looking at different manufacturers of fabric – picking our favourite styles and colours from the collections. The first manufacturer we’ve selected is Villa Nova. Today I got to see and feel the new fabrics books for their Norrland collection …

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Decorating

2017 Homely home tips

For this set of tips we’re starting at the front door. 1) Christmas, New Year and winter time normally means clutter, winter dirt and leaves. Keeping the front door area and hall clear will make arriving home easy and something to look forward to and give guests a great first impression. Plants in the hallway …

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About Us Party Planning

Engagement party decor

We were asked to help decorate a fun and beautiful, but not too expensive, engagement party recently. After trawling through thousands of Pinterest images we came up with this selection of ideas, giving a rustic country theme to the event. With a typically dull rainy British day we had to tweak a few of these …

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Colours in your home Decorating

Autumn colour combinations

Here are some warm colour combinations that match the crunchy leaves and other goodness of autumn. From a range of shades of orange to greens and purples. Autumn colours can be bright and welcoming as well as warm and cosy and we feel as if we’ve found some examples that really prove this point. Take …

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DIY

Garden DIYs for Summer

Here are 5 summer garden DIYs that we’ve found and would love to make! Perfect for getting you in the mood for summer and your garden looking BBQ ready. Tea light holders. This is a simple DIY that offers a fun way to have extra light in your garden as well as some recycling! (Click the …

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Colours in your home

Spring home colour combinations

Spring has sprung and we’re thinking of the bright colours that we want to bring to our home, here are a few interior colour combinations we have found and think you would like too!     Green, blues and teals feature highly in these five different combinations, they are easily added to a room with the …

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Decorating

Spring time!

Here are a few simple ways to add colour and a spring feel to your home! Flowers! (of course)      Flowers are the perfect symbol of spring. But try to mix up what you display them in. Keep the colours light and bright! Paint your front door!       Add a splash of colour to the …

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