Real Homes Tour

The Rustic Modern & Eclectic Home of Furniture Upcycler – Gareth Young

January 24, 2020
The Rustic Modern & Eclectic Home of Furniture Upcycler - Gareth Young

We’re ending the week on a high with a wonderful heartwarming house tour. It’s the inspiring modern rustic and eclectic home of furniture upcycler, Gareth Young aka @gareth_at_31. He also happens to be our @eclectically_made Decembers winner over on Instagram. This home is definitely worth having a nosey around just for Gareth’s inspirational upcycled furniture alone. Proving you don’t have to spend a fortune to make your home unique and personal to you. The Rustic Modern & Eclectic Home of…

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Wentworth Heritage – Design Solutions For Historic Properties – A Multi-Service Heritage Business

January 21, 2020

Having studied Interior Design myself, today’s post is close to my heart. Wentworth Heritage happens to be the result of one woman’s epic journey of all things historic and interiors. Amanda Dodds-Hooson has just launched her multifaceted company offering you everything from heritage interior design courses, bespoke design services and a wonderful vintage emporium to shop from. If you happen to have a love of historic buildings or maybe you own a listed property, you will definitely want to read…

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Art Meet The Designer

Karina Mansfield- Minimalist Pop Art For Your Homes

January 18, 2020
Karina Mansfield- Minimalist Pop Art For Your Homes

It’s always great to find new creatives when it comes to decorating the home don’t you think? Today’s Meet The Designer is the incredibly talented artist, Karina Mansfield. Karina also happens to be a part of the @eclectically_made crew where we get to feature some amazing interiors over on Instagram. One of the monthly prizes is to win a personalised portrait by Karina. Of course, you don’t have to join in with this fun competition, you can commission or buy…

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Why You Should Consider Carpet For Your Homes

January 14, 2020

We’re talking carpets today and why you might consider/reconsider them for your home. This post is largely due to the fact that I’d forgotten what it was like to live with carpeted living areas until that is, we moved to our new home. What we’ve inherited may not entirely be to our taste or style, but its been a reminder of what it’s like to have carpet underfoot. Why You Should Consider Carpet For Your Homes Like many others, it…

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The I.E. News

A Very Happy Christmas & New Year!!

December 24, 2019

I can’t believe another year has nearly past. This year, the blog has seen an incredible growth of followers and readers, just over 200,000 of you have stopped by to read my posts! That’s more than double from last year. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for your continued support reading, commenting and liking each week. After all, without you lovely readers, this blog wouldn’t be what it is today. So from…

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The Artful Play of Pattern & Eclectic Decor – Sarah Hubbard

December 20, 2019
The Artful Play of Pattern & Eclectic Decor - Sarah Hubbard Gallery wall of @nudeandthenovice

Welcome to a new interiors page that I’m now hosting alongside some fabulous interior accounts that make up @eclectically_made over on Instagram. November’s winner is the lovely Sarah aka @nudeinthenovice. If there’s one thing that you’ll hopefully take away with you today it’s experimenting with pattern and colour in your homes. It’s something that I’ve started to try out in our newly decorated garden room. It might take a leap of faith to give it a go but it’s so…

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