I’m dreaming of a Scandi Christmas

As the 1st December is fast approaching, I’ve been thinking a lot about Christmas decorations. Well actually I’ve been thinking of them for a quite a bit longer. On my last trip to Ikea, I picked up a few bits and bobs that I thought were vaguely ‘Scandi’ , but this was all a bit…

All White Walls

As soon as we decided to completely renovate the whole house, I knew that I wanted to paint all of the walls white. Friends and family all questioned this decision, it will look cold, it’s not very homely, it will be dirty in no time, were their comments. I think it came about because I…

Accessorising a kitchen, Scandinavian style.

As hubby beavers away fitting the new kitchen cabinets, I’ve been busy looking for accessories. He thinks his work is more important, but IMO I think how  you style your kitchen is just as important! Our new kitchen is going to comprise of gloss white units and gloss white worktops, giving a crisp neutral palette….

Living Room and Office Update

It’s been two weeks since the last room update and if you don’t look closely, you may think nothing has changed, especially in the lounge! This was then: and this now: I’ve changed the cushions around as I wasn’t happy with the last arrangement andI’m much happier now; this is more the scandi  look I’m…