I’ve heard many people say that they’re unsure of how to dress their windows in a way that works for their requirements but also looks good. It’s no surprise then that ‘Window treatments’ is an entire chapter in an interior design textbook, and that there are soft furnishings consultants whose primary business is to design window treatments. But I want to show you that it really doesn’t have to be complicated for your window dressing to look beautiful and function well!Read More »
Shared a #shelfie on Instagram lately? We know what a joy pretty looking shelves are, right? They look stylish and interesting, give you endless styling opportunities, allow you to showcase your personality and design aesthetic, and are pretty much a work of art. But it can also be daunting to try to create the perfect shelfie.
If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen the wall elevation I posted when I was trying to figure out what to do with one of my dining room walls. Since the Instagram post, I’ve been requested to write a blog post explaining how I create a wall elevation in my word processor. I’m only too happy to oblige, even if it takes me over a month to get around to it! 😉Read More »
Have you seen beautiful images of painted stripes or colour block walls and wanted to recreate the look but wondered if you’ll end up spending hours touching up with a tiny artist’s brush to get your lines straight? Read More »
Years ago, when I read Abigail Ahern’s book A Girl’s Guide to Decorating, I loved (among many other ideas) how she achieved a striking look with simple wardrobes by using extra long handles painted in a bright colour, shown below. The idea always stayed with me as I wanted to recreate something like that one day given the chance.Read More »