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Grainsack Home & Garden

I’m hugely excited to share the news that a friend and I have just opened our very own online shop called Grainsack Home & Garden. We’re both passionate (borderline obsessed) with interiors and this seemed like a great way to dip … Continue reading

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Before & After: A Girl’s Room

‘Before’ and ‘After’ photos of properties, both inside and out are always hugely inspiring; whether you’re embarking on a renovation project or even house-hunting, don’t let an ugly ducking put you off as it’s incredible what a little paint, good … Continue reading

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Stocking Fillers for the Home

Feast your eyes on this selection of stocking-friendly homewares. Whether you’re hunting for something practical, quirky or über-cosy, it’s all covered here. I just hope that Father Christmas follows my blog as the soaps, calendar and mug would make me oh so … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 9 – Jewel Shades

Jewel shades and the darker days are a perfect match for each other. From the warmth of rich terracottas and berry shades to the cooler elegance of peacock blues and greens, there is a hue to lift everyone’s spirits. They … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Makeover

I’ve finally made a start on our tactical kitchen makeover today. I call it ‘tactical’ because, in time, we hope to reconfigure the layout of that part of the house which will involve replacing pretty much everything, so this is … Continue reading

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Cosy Dining

Now that comfort food is back on the menu, it seems right to up the cosy-factor to create a welcoming atmosphere, whether it be for an intimate evening meal, a lazy weekend lunch with friends or a hearty family breakfast … Continue reading

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Shortlist #8 – Acorn Accessories

Etsy is a rich hunting ground for acorn-themed accessories. Taking my cue (to a point!) from the exceptionally industrious squirrels outside my window, I’m continuing with the autumnal woodland theme from last week and have hunted out some real treats … Continue reading

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Chopping Board Displays

I have a lot of love for the humble wooden chopping board. It goes without saying that they are eminently practical, but they can also be used to create a wonderfully rustic display in the kitchen, hanging from hooks, Shaker-style … Continue reading

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Charcoal & Grey

I discovered the online shop of Charcoal & Grey this week and am utterly taken with their gorgeous collection. Founded by Louise McManus, the store sells a range of exclusive handmade textiles for the home that have been sourced and designed by … Continue reading

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Shortlist # 7 – Woodland Accessories

The woodland animal trend is as popular as ever on the catwalk thanks to labels such as Burberry with their owl jumpers and fox head umbrellas. Where fashion leads, interiors follow, so it is therefore no surprise that there are … Continue reading

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