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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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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Our Decadent Forbidden Bloom Garden Room

December 13, 2019

I often feature house tours on here for inspiration. Today, I thought you might like to step inside our new thatched home by the sea. We’re taking a look round our newly designed garden room which has become a multifunctional family entertaining space. The whole redesign of this space centres around Divine Savages Forbidden Bloom wallpaper. It forms part of their Natural History Museum collection with inspiration taken from the archives of botanical and reptile drawings. I love that in…

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Boho Scandi Home Tour & Interview – Miquela Raiche

December 6, 2019

Today’s fabulous house tour happens to be the last of our winners from our @greathomestaketime over on Instagram. Miquela aka @greathonourgoods home is beautifully curated with a mixture of vintage finds and well-loved pieces handed down from generations past. Styled to perfection each piece holds meaning and purpose creating a home that is unique to her and her family. You’ll find predominately white backdrops throughout which allow each design choice and the natural textures Miquela has chosen shine through. Ultimately…

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