DIY

11 Jan 17

How to make a birdcage pendant light

One of the things I loved most during my time judging The Great Interior Design Challenge was seeing the breath taking ingenuity, and puff of smoke brilliance of the contestants ability to make something out of nothing. The fact that they only get £1000 gets often critisised and along with the timescale undoubtedly compromises the […]

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16 Dec 16

Why Christmas should be tacky

So up til now I’ve been rather bar humbug about Christmas. With a hardly decorated house, a new build on the go not to mention the puppy we’re picking up this weekend (I know I’ve been in denial about that too!), I’ve just seen Christmas as another thing to add to my insatiable do-do list. […]

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14 Aug 16

How to interior design a She Shed- Part 2

Here’s a factoid for you, 51% of sheds are bought by women. The She-Shed is a ‘thing’. Its a space outside the home where the girls can get away from it all. Sound good? Enter here to WIN this one! The She Shed offers up a perfect bit of me time and me-space. I’m really […]

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13 Aug 16

Quick, Easy table flower display for summer parties

I’m all for an easy life, especially when you are organising a big event like a garden party or summer wedding. So this is my go to flower arrangement when I want to make a stylish impact but don’t want to spend a fortune. Its super easy too and you’ll have loads of fun collecting […]

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05 Aug 16

How to design and decorate a She Shed- Part 1

I recently got one of those pinch me commissions, to design a She-shed, by the lovely people at Hillary’s.  A staggering 51% of sheds are being bought by women and I’m beginning to understand why. No longer the sole domain of man, she-sheds are a place outside the home where women can have some space […]

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02 Aug 16

How to throw a summer garden party

A house is not a home until you’ve thrown a party so a big thanks to my gorgeous Mum for having a big birthday this year and giving me the excuse. Holding a summer garden party is a British classic as we brave it outdoors and gamble withe the weather!  As an interior stylist I […]

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