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Cable & Cotton Ball Fairy Lights – Review

May 8, 2018
Cable & Cotton Ball Fairy Lights - Review

If you’re looking for some fun, colourful and subtle lighting that also adds a decorative element to enhance areas of your homes, you’re in the right place today. Perfect for children’s bedrooms and play areas and I’ve been kindly sent a set of Cable & Cotton’s LED fairy lights to review. And I have to say that they’ve made quite an impact in the daughter’s bedroom. And although she can’t be really classed as a child at 19 (she also stands…

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The Beauty of Blue In Your Home & How To Use It

May 4, 2018
The Beauty of Blue In Your Home & How To Use It

Blue skies are heralded this bank holiday weekend and with this in mind, I thought we’d take a look at how blue can add its own sunshine to our homes. And with over half of the population in the world embracing blue as their favourite colour, I thought it’s about time I wrote about it.   The Beauty of Blue In Your Home & How To Use It Having been distracted by the kitchen makeover which has led to my…

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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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The Colour Edit – Thoughts & Inspiration On White Interiors

July 18, 2017
The Colour Edit - Thoughts & Inspiration On White Interiors

Whilst white interiors might not appeal to everyone, they have been prominent on the media and home front for many years. There’s an air of tranquillity, a serenity that is at the forefront of these colourless spaces. They have a tendency to make us stop in our tracks allowing us a kind of escapism from our often hectic lifestyles.   There’s a timeless quality about white interiors and in still shots like the one above of capturing a moment in…

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The Colour Edit – Pink

July 4, 2017
The Colour Edit - Pink

On a recent school run, my son and his friend got talking about their favourite colours. His friend said pink was his and so began a discussion of colour between them both.  As 9-year-olds, I was equally surprised and happy to hear them state that even though pink was seen as a girly colour it really didn’t matter. It was all about personal choice, and that is what counted. How fab is that!   Obviously, being interiors obsessed, I began…

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The Colour Edit – Yellow

May 16, 2017

I set out today to write a completely different post but instead found myself thinking about colour and how it makes us feel. The weather may have been a contributing factor as it’s been decidedly miserable. Oh, and I got to wear my new Barbour raincoat (a birthday present from the OH). Its bright yellow and apart from keeping me dry, it actually cheered me up. Yellow has a way of making us feel that little bit better don’t you…

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