DIY: Cushioned, Upholstered Ottoman

I have always dreamt of having a cushioned ottoman acting as a coffee table at the centre of a beautiful, light living room with many windows and a fireplace. This dream had for a while been pushed aside (I mean, have you seen the prices of these things?) Until now. I was blog-surfing (strictly Home … Continue reading

DIY: Rustic Stencil Storage Chest

This DIY is fabulous and I’m definitely going to give it a go as soon as possible! It turns out to be really cheap but looking far from it. The drawers are TARVA, £125, IKEA. You can also get smaller versions if you like. My favourite thing about this chest is the fact that the … Continue reading

Make your own: Vintage Prints

OKA is definitely the sort of place I would shop for my home if I had a lot more money. But until then, I’m quite happy dreaming and waiting and mimicking their looks with cheaper finds. This time I have my mind set on their Georgian Townhouse set. Fantastic, isn’t it? But pricey too. This … Continue reading

CRAFT: Decorate your walls with book pages

I just love this idea. This clever blogger (bywilma.com) has thought of using old books in a brand new way, just as I mentioned in my impulse buys post. She’s drawn on some of the pages, bicycles and things, and the effect is just wonderful. What a talking point! I love how some are more … Continue reading