Category Archives: Inspiration

Pick of the week #20

Hi everyone! Hope you’re all having a great weekend. With the resurgence of chintz and all things floral we’ve been seeing over the last few months, I have been eager to see what English country-style Gods, Colefax and Fowler, have … Continue reading

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Pick of the week #19

This week, it’s the turn of one of my constant inspirations, Designers Guild, and their new AW collections! I did warn you this month was going to be fabric-tastic! This season, Designers Guild have a mahoosive total of 9 new … Continue reading

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Pick of the week #18

It is a very tricky time of year to pick one single thing from this week to be my favourite. At the moment, all the fabric houses are bringing out their new A/W ’17 collections, so expect the theme to … Continue reading

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Where have I been?

August has not been a productive month for this blog. Mainly because I went on holiday again. Or should I say, in Husband’s tone of voice, “Again?!” Because this time, I went without him. Mother was at a loose end … Continue reading

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The Handmaid’s Tale – I know it’s not what I’m supposed to be thinking about, but…

Is anyone else watching The Handmaid’s Tale? I finally got on board at the weekend with a bit of a binge – I’m 4 episodes in, and I’m aware the finale has just aired in the UK, so I have … Continue reading

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Fancy a drink?

It’s Friday, hooray! It is supposed to be hot hot hot this weekend, and with BBQ’s and cocktails in mind for tomorrow evening (I am at work tomorrow morning, boo!) its got me thinking about the current trend for drinks … Continue reading

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Things are looking up for Brass

via Daily Prompt: Brassy So, for a while Brass finishes have been strictly reserved for 1980s faux-luxe window handles (think mahogany wood effect PVC) and Granny’s favourite chandelier, but it is truly having a resurgence into the world of cool, … Continue reading

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