Wall Photo Mural Success!

Having thought of using one of these for a while but put off by the hefty price tags, I was pleasantly surprised with a large Wall Photo Mural I used from The Sticker Wall for £34.99. This Wall Mural was inexpensive, easy to put up and great quality. Any doubts I had before ordering had … Continue reading Wall Photo Mural Success!


Simple Furniture Upcycle

​This simple upcycling idea just featured on Twitters #UpcycledHour.  The retro coffee table used to fashion a rather sickening Beech effect melamine but with some light sanding and small tester pots of furniture paint I now have a cute and stylish little table to be envious of!  Modelled expertly here by Ulysses the wooden horse.

Firle Vintage Fair 2016

This weekend I headed down to the annual Vintage Fair at Firle Place in Sussex. It was my first time here and it was chock full of stalls from clothing to sculpture to furniture and all either antique, vintage, retro-styled or handmade goods. The weather was hot and fine so I had to cool down … Continue reading Firle Vintage Fair 2016

Good Looking Kitchen Storage Solution: Metal Shelf Racks

These metal rack shelving units are an excellent solution for kitchens with limited storage space. They also look pretty good so why not put them up in a big kitchen too! The shelves featured in the photos are from Ikea: ​GRUNDTAL £14 each (with S-Hooks at £3/5 for a pack of 5), so very affordable. … Continue reading Good Looking Kitchen Storage Solution: Metal Shelf Racks

Giant Teacup Planter for a Touch of Humour in the Garden

I recently saw this oversized teacup planter in Homebase for £7.99. I thought it would make an easy and charming centre piece for the outdoor dining table in my small garden. Alongside this geometric design there was a floral pink cup and a black and white Damask cup. When deciding which plants to use I … Continue reading Giant Teacup Planter for a Touch of Humour in the Garden

Soy Shape’s Mind Bending Dishes

​Incredibly impressive and simple design of these soy dishes would certainly confuse any of your dinner guests! This Kickstarter campaign has 12 days left, you can get a single dish for £15 or a set of 2x dishes for £22 (inc shipping). https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/duncanshotton/soy-shape