Houseplants Small Space Living

11 Ways To Elevate Your Houseplants

January 19, 2018
11 Ways To Elevate Your Houseplants

Not to be put off by lack of surfaces to add my growing plant collection to, I’ve been doing some research on some wonderful new designs that will quite literally elevate your plant collection. Whether you like to mix things up with faux and real, or are an avid green-fingered collector, you really can’t have enough plants to add some instant greenery goodness. 11 Ways To Elevate Your Houseplants Plants are continuing to grow in their popularity and it’s really no…

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Bedrooms Lighting

The Ultimate Guide To Lighting Your Bedroom

January 16, 2018
The Ultimate Guide To Lighting Your Bedroom

  Our bedroom redesign has finally begun and one important aspect has been to re-address the lighting. Lighting is so often an afterthought but it’s as important as the colour scheme and textures we choose to decorate with. If you’re looking to create better lighting for your bedroom or going for a complete redesign you may want to read on.   The Ultimate Guide To Lighting Your Bedroom Our bedrooms are multifunctional spaces. Getting the lighting right will create the…

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Childrens Bedrooms Form & Function - Design Finds Let's Get Organised!

Get Organised – The Nursery & Little One’s Bedroom

January 12, 2018
Get Organised - The Nursery & Little One's Bedroom

It’s that time of year where we start out with good intentions of getting our homes in order. Whether you’re looking to get organised or refresh certain parts of our homes, we all have a room or two that needs some help. With Spring just around the corner, we can at least start thinking and planning, if not the actual doing. Today, I thought I’d start with the Nursery/Little One’s Bedroom for those that have them. For those of you…

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Colour Inspiration Interior Decor Room Decoration

How To Use Ultra Violet – Pantone Colour of The Year 2018

January 9, 2018
How To Use Ultra Violet - Pantone Colour of The Year 2018

For some, last years Pantone Colour Of The Year Greenery may have been the wrong shade of Kermit the Frog green. This year’s Pantone’s colour choice is Ultra Violet, which going by what I’ve read and heard may very well be the wrong colour full stop. As with all things colour related, it’s all too easy to have a knee-jerk reaction to it. You either find yourself instantly repelled or have a full-on love affair with specific colours. A few will be…

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Happy New Year!!

January 1, 2018
Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!! Happy New Year to you all!! I just wanted to say a huge heartfelt thank you for following my adventures in interiors and design. Your being there has helped spur me on when at times I have had a wobbly moment writing this blog. Time is always precious which is why your stopping by each week has given me the strength and belief in myself and has kept me going when the self-doubt has set in. 2017…

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Happy Christmas!!!

December 22, 2017

  Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas!!! A massive thank you to you all for stopping by each week and reading my interior ramblings. May your Christmas be filled with love and happiness with your loved ones! Until next year! Maria xx SaveSave SaveSave SaveSave…

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