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It’s le #Weekend : Muji Perspex, Sowing Wildflowers and Ola Paella!

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a le weekend edit and I apologise profusely for my wicked behaviour! Things have been kind of hectic here since Wilbur the puppy showed up and I’ve been busy launching an online shop for a client in Japan. Let’s face it, there’s only so many places you can Read the full article…

Extra Wide French Acrylic OIlcloth

Simple Things, New Beginnings

Well I don’t know about you but for me 2016 went by in a flash. I hope you’re settling in nicely into the new year and if you’ve set yourself any challenges and goals then good luck with them. I don’t really do those anymore because I think January is long and hard enough, but Read the full article…

5 Most Photogenic Outfits You can Wear

GUEST POST : The 5 Most Photogenic Clothes You Can Wear by Elise Morgan

Clothing pieces that slim down, look good and always photograph fabulously. You don’t really need to be a celebrity to want to photograph well; after all, we live in a selfie era that encourages multiple snaps throughout a day for instant gratification and brag about your fabulous style. Unfortunately, you can’t always look good (well, Read the full article…

Creating a cosy living room with colour and texture

Creating a Cosy Living Room with Colour and Texture

Winter is a great time to have a go at Creating a Cosy Living Room with Colour and Texture. Experiment with warm lighting and seasonal colours to bring a homely feel to your living room. Here’s a few of my favourite items from the High Street -. Naturally Chic Upgrading your upholstery is a fast track way Read the full article…

Painting plat pots Paloma Annie Sloan

Autumn DIY Project : Painted Herb Planters in Paloma Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

Our garden here in France is looking a little tired after the long hot summer. The grass is a tad dry and tinged by the heat of the sun and now all the petals are beginning to tumble from our roses and hollyhocks,I’m longing for a pop of colour. Aside the beautiful Autumn leaves, the Read the full article…

Handmade French slippers Laubuge

Rewriting Tradition at Laubuge Handmade French Slippers

The Poitou Charentes region of France is home to some of the country’s biggest exports, Cognac, Grey Goose Vodka, Foie Gras de Canard and more surpisingly, traditional handmade French slippers. Like the classic French Beret or a the stripy Mariniere Breton top, the Charentais slipper has become something of an emblem for France and the Poitou Charentes Read the full article…

Autumn Winter Bed Linen and Duvet Sets

Sleep Soundly with House of Fraser AW16 Homewares Collection

Autumn is the ideal time to indulge in a little upgrade on your creature comforts. Where better to start than in the bedroom. Summer duvet away, now is the time to be making the most of the restorative winter months to snuggle down and make home a cosy haven to relax in. Changing your bedlinen and Read the full article…