Interior Styles Real Homes Tour

A Modern Victorian Home Tour – Estelle Derouet

June 22, 2018
A Modern Victorian Home Tour - Estelle Derouet

My first Real Home Tour went down a real treat with you all so today I thought we’d take a wander around a distinctively Modern Victorian styled home of Estelle Derouet and her family.  She also happens to live in my hometown of Epsom in Surrey.   A Modern Victorian Home Tour – Estelle Derouet It would be rude of me not to introduce you before we go poking about her wonderful home. So meet Estelle who was born in the…

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Lighting

How To Use Decorative Lighting In Your Homes

June 19, 2018
How To Use Decorative Lighting In Your Homes

Welcome to the start of a new week and as it’s been a while, I thought we’d get a lighting fix today with some Decorative lighting. This form of lighting is best described as jewellery to your homes. It helps them sparkle and shine with definitive forms that transform and manipulate light whilst enhancing your decor. There’s also nothing quite like decorative lighting to be able to inject some personality and individuality. From showstopping chandeliers to the unusual, you can really unleash…

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Design Crush Sustainable Living

Tom Raffield’s Latest Collection – The Green Range

June 15, 2018
Tom Raffield's Latest Collection - The Green Range

And in a blink of an eye, Friday has arrived again. I thought we’d end the week on a high with one of my all-time favourite eco-friendly designers Tom Raffield and his latest collection of swoon-worthy designs. If you’ve been hanging out with me for a while, you may recall one of my first ever Design Crush posts celebrated this incredibly talented designer and his remarkable steam bent designs. If you missed it you can read part of his design…

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Home Trends Outdoor Spaces

Versatile Indoor/Outdoor Rug Review – Modern Rugs

June 12, 2018
Versatile Indoor/Outdoor Rug Review - Modern Rugs

Hasn’t the weather been rather glorious this past week and it looks set to stay, well at least until the children break up for summer and then your guess is as good as mine. As a nation of garden lovers does it even matter as we’ll be making any excuse to get outside and make the most of our outdoor spaces even if it’s just for a cup of tea. With this in mind, we’re dipping one toe outside and…

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Affordable Design Finds Shop Love Soft Furnishings

Ragged Rose – Opulent & Vibrant Soft Furnishings

June 8, 2018
Ragged Rose - Opulent & Vibrant Soft Furnishings

Happy Friday! I hope you’ve had a good week. Fridays are always a good day to do a bit of feel-good virtual shopping don’t you think? Whether it’s to add to a growing list of needs, wants or finding new things to swoon over, so I thought we’d head on over to Ragged Rose to add some wonderful colour to your day. I first came across Ragged Rose whilst researching my Big Velvet Home Trend post and featured one of…

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Interior Styles Real Homes Tour

Eclectic, Dark & Glamorous Home Tour – Sally Worts

June 5, 2018
Eclectic, Dark & Glamorous Home Tour - Sally Worts

Hands up who loves to have a mooch around other people’s homes? I have to admit that it’s always been a bit of an obsession of mine over the years whether it’s browsing through interiors magazines or on a daily commute catching a glimpse as I’ve passed by on the bus. I’ve always been intrigued by how others utilise and decorate their homes.  It’s also probably why I’ve had so many near misses with lampposts whilst out and about! I…

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