STARTING EARLY WITH HANDMADE GIFTS

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of meeting the author of Junk Genius the lovely Juliette Goggin. It was a sunny Saturday and as we made our way through the twisting lanes out past Battle and into Ashburnham, we were welcomed by a smiling Juliette at her garden gate. Not being able to drive ...

DECOR SOURCEBOOK – RUBBER FLOORING!!

Draughty old floors, messy cats who insist on drinking from the sink taps and splashy baths are starting a grout cracking, loose tile nightmare in this house. The ceramic tiles are pretty slippery and chilly under foot too. After seeing all these interesting images over on pinterest, I have gone off on a mission to ...

AN ICY COLD WIND AND WINTER FAIRIES

I hope you have had an enjoyable weekend? It's already over a week since I last posted about these little peeps! An icy cold wind has been slowly gathering pace outside today, so I have stayed safely indoors adding the finishing touches to their boxes. The long awaited glittering tissue paper finally arrived last week (I ...

FARROW AND BALL BOOK – BLOG TOUR

Afternoon! Another rainy and blustery one here. To cheer us up I have some beautifully calming images from the new Farrow and Ball book Decorating with Colour for you today. As you are well aware I'm sure, I am a huge fan of Farrow and Ball paints, their palette of earthy neutrals, greys and traditional colours cannot ...