This month I joined the Wayfair Home Expert team and wrote a post about updating your lounge with a cushion refresh. If you're looking to give your lounge a bit more than a refresh, I wanted to share my top 6 picks from Wayfair. Of course these include three of my favourite materials; Copper, velvet and marble. Each piece is guaranteed to add the wow factor to any lounge area, especially when combined together.Read More
This month I have collaborated with Dutch Décor for Wayfair’s Home expert challenge, to show you how you can inject a bit of jungle into your home with a cushion refresh.
This season it’s all about jungle prints. Whether you’re into Palm prints, photographic leaf designs or botanical birds, the 70’s jungle inspired trend is one that is here to stay.Read More
Treat yourself! Thats my motto, which I'm sure my husband would happily verify. This month I treated myself to a new navy velvet sofa from John Lewis. I've been obsessing over one for a while, and thought it was time to bite the bullet. One of things which always puts me off buying a new large piece of furniture is the hassle of measuring up to ensure it fits. I'm always reminded of the time I bought a dining table on ebay which didn't fit through the kitchen doorway. It turns out I only measured the front door... whoopsie! Since then, I follow the 4 simple rules to ensure every item fits. Here's my guide to measuring up, and ensuring that every big furniture purchase fits!Read More
Who doesn’t like a bargain? My friends don’t call me Martin Lewis for nothing, and probably just like most of you, I’m trying to live a luxury lifestyle on a baked bean budget.
So, when I came across an ad for the house of hackney sample sale I couldn’t help but check it out and go in search of some homeware designer bargains.
How do you turn a blank canvas of a home into a house full of personality? – by adding sixties design, a mix of vintage and Moroccan and South African textiles throughout, is how.
Welcome to Mel’s mid-century modern townhouse.Read More
Let’s talk pink sofas.
To say I am obsessed with pink sofas is an understatement. (For those who know me, this is definitely the new drinks trolley!)
But let’s get the facts straight, this isn’t just any old shade of pink. These are Blush pink sofas.
There’s been a lot of buzz around blush pinks in fashion and interiors this year, and it’s a trend which has got me super excited when it comes to home décor.
I definitely have a cushion obsession!
Stacked up on the bed, or piled up on the sofa, my mantra is ‘there’s no such thing as having too many cushions’, nor did anyone ever say they had too many! Here I explore new designers on Etsy and look at nursery ideas and themes.Read More