My favourite 3 DIY headboards

This is the second post in My Favourite 3 blog series (if you missed the first one, you can check it out here: My favourite 3 IKEA BILLY hacks) and this one is about DIY headboards… not the usual sort of furniture many people would think of making themselves (unless they are naturally very creative), but my favourite 3 DIY headboards below are all really do-able yet look amazingly gorgeous and worth a lot more than they cost to make. Read More »


Family home office makeover

Our attic room was used as a storage space since we moved in – boxes and boxes of just STUFF. Seriously, it is mind-boggling just how much stuff we can accumulate over the years. So my main resolution this year was to reduce all this – give to charity, sell, recycle or bin anything that was surplus to our needs. As the boxes reduced, I saw more and more of the magnolia covering the walls and ceilings of this space.Read More »

DIY modern festive wreaths

There are 36 sleeps until Christmas. Have you started decorating? Or at least thinking about it? 🙂 Last year, I was inspired by alternative Christmas trees and posted a roundup of them here. This year, I’m finding myself drawn to chic, modern wreaths which actually give a great excuse to get decorating well before December, because the simplicity of these wreaths makes them a lovely addition to autumnal and winter decor. Read More »