Storing out of season clothes

Now that it is officially Spring, and the weather is getting slightly warmer, it’s time to think about packing away your winter clothes. If, like me, you don’t have the luxury of a walk in wardrobe to store all season’s clothing you will need to consider a few things before you pack away your jumpers…

Spring Tiered Tray

You may have already seen this pretty tiered tray I have from Ikea here, but today it’s dressed for Spring! I didn’t set out to do this, but I found my ‘Lovebirds and Hearts’ coffee mugs by Alex Clark (available here) hiding away in a cupboard and decided they were too pretty not to be on display. I…

Cushions, cushions and more cushions!

Anyone who knows me, knows I LOVE cushions! So much so, that recently my son counted the cushions in the living room and (wait for it), there were 19!!  I have since whittled it down to 11!  Cushions are so versatile – not only are they comfortable, but they can also add a pop of…

Spring cleaning

Now I hadn’t planned to spring clean today but the sun was shining and I realised it was a must! There’s nothing quite like the sun streaming through a window to show every speck of dust! As I set to, feather duster in hand it got me thinking about how haphazard my cleaning is and…

Simple Spring vignette

As promised yesterday, I’ve put together a simple (and it is very simple!) Spring vignette. The warmer weather has taken the UK by surprise, with everyone thinking of Spring! As such, this vignette was quickly thrown together with a few items shopped from my decor box, all assembled on a small  wooden tray. A spring…

Spring is sprung!

Everywhere I look, there are signs of spring; crocus, daffodils and even cherry blossom! So now seems a good time to try and inject a little bit of spring into the house. Although we are in the process of renovating the whole house (see renovation update at the bottom of this post), I still want…