Blog, Press Show Picks

M&S for Homewares?

Yes and we show you their new designs here. Somehow homewares isn't the first thing that springs to mind with M&S. Many of us still think of it as a knicker emporium or a place to buy delicious food. As their trade figures show they, like many high street retailers have falling sales and appear… Continue reading M&S for Homewares?

Blog, book review, Book Reviews

Mad About The house

101 interior Design Answers by Kate Watson-Smythe A practical how-to –guide from the author of Mad About The House, the bestselling book and UK’s number 1 interiors blog. Very excited to read Kate’s new book. I’m enchanted with the engaging way she writes and absolutely loved her previous Mad about The House book reviewed here… Continue reading Mad About The house

Makes, Uncategorized

Recycle plastic bags to make pompoms

Today I am posting a very easy to project that you can make during lock down. All you need are plastic bags, scissors, cardboard or a 'pom pom maker' and string. I am not suggesting for one moment that you waste usable plastic bags, but once they are no longer viable they can be cut… Continue reading Recycle plastic bags to make pompoms

Blog, book review, Book Reviews

Need some baking inspiration? Look no further than April Carter’s book DECORATED

  by April Carter  photographed by Danielle Wood This is a cookery book with style. Decorated is April’s third book and she has a fresh modern approach to baking. The book has a gorgeous cover photo, a clever ‘shabby chic’ take on the humble Victoria sponge. It is made up of a pyramid of cakes of different… Continue reading Need some baking inspiration? Look no further than April Carter’s book DECORATED