Right now your mind is probably focused on Christmas day. Perhaps you still have cards to write and send, gifts to buy and food to prepare. But at this time of year, many people also spare a thought to their home interior and how it looks, after all, with all those unexpected guests wanting to wish you good cheer you want your home to look its best. One room many people seem to disregard and place low on the priority…

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source When you decide to decorate a room or even your entire house, it can be so much fun. You get to play around with colours, create a space that you love and, of course, get to shop! But, sometimes, you can hit a roadblock. Even if you have the biggest budget imaginable, or help from friends, family or decorators, you can come across home furnishing hassles that are a nightmare to get over. From things not looking right to…

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Christmas is fast approaching and I’m still trying to work out how it came about so quickly. It feels like I blinked after Halloween and here we are, with less than 3 weeks until Christmas… As Christmas approaches, we all have our own traditions and routines. Visiting Christmas markets, putting up the tree, cleaning the house in preparation for the big day and heading to the shops, it’s a busy time of year for most of us. This year I…

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Finding space in your bedroom is a difficult task. Finding where to put everything and not leave it all in a massive cluttered mess is, frankly, a fine art that takes a lot of innovation to master. Take a look at some of the cleverest ways to put everything in its proper place: Hide your knick-knacks  A full-length mirror is a must for any bedroom, so why not kill two birds with one stone and put hinges on your wall…

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With Autumn out of the way, that can mean only one thing. It’s winter, and it’s time to update your fashion and beauty look with a bit of sparkle for the festive season. Don’t stress, though, it’s actually a lot easier to rock something sparkly and glittery than you think. Just read on to find out how. Metallic Clothes Metallic hues are really in this season which is great because it means it not too hard to find something that…

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As you know I love decorating, there’s something special about taking a boring, bland room, and completely transforming it. After years of room makeovers, it’s something I really enjoy doing. However, I know not everyone feels this way. Many of you are more than happy to do the physical work, but struggle to get started. For many homeowners inspiration is the main issue. They find it hard to come up with ideas, or are unsure of which will work in their…

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source There’s something rather special about the British Christmas Hamper, be it as the perfect present for someone who’s hard to shop for, or as a unique treat for those loved ones who adore all the festive favourites – mini Christmas pudding anyone? They also act as an excellent reward to yourself for getting all the gift wrapping out the way early because let’s face it, who doesn’t want to sit down to a wicker basket of tempting treats like…

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source Christmas is the most magical time of year. We all love the excitement and cheer that comes with it. Whether you’re planning on having a jam-packed Christmas this year, or something a little quieter, it’s highly likely that you’ll have guests come round to visit. With the onset of guests, you can sometimes feel apprehensive. Is the house okay? Shall I do a full spring clean? Where should I start? During the festive season, we all want our homes…

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source According to the popular lyrics, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. Many people would agree with this. While others dread the start of the festive season and the chaos and stress that ensues. If you fall into the latter camp, read our simple tips to keep stress to a minimum and enjoy the festivities. Don’t Be A Slave To The List Often, stress is self-enforced, and we don’t even realise it. When it comes to holidays…

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