There was a time, not so long ago, when the trend for interiors was matching - everything matching. Thankfully we've left those times behind and now anything goes. But what if you are on the journey from matching to mixing it up? I had to go this route because Mr B&T is just a little bit scared of colour. He's cool with beige, greys and blue (not blues, but blue!) and white is probably his favourite colour of all. There was no way he was going to switch and adopt a full on colour palette. That's where ...
Are you new to upcycling furniture and don't know where to start? Many furniture painting disasters come from choosing the wrong pieces. I see lots of large pieces up for sale as 'furniture projects' where somebody has started to paint furniture only to discover it's harder than they thought it would be. So how do you find the right kinds of pieces to paint?
We all know that it's the people living in a house that turn it into a home - but a little bit of styling and homemaking also helps too. Here are my top 15 effective tips and tricks on homemaking that have proven to be failsafe for me. You don't have to do them all, but I'd highly recommend you work on numbers 1, 3, 5 and 12 as a start - they make all the difference.