Styling accessories in your home is something which creates mood, can turn a bland spot into a point of interest and enhance your decor. If you know this site, you know that 'things' abound in my own house and I am forever arranging vignettes and little corners. People spend hours looking at them when they … Continue reading Dressing for Success
Too much mess after renovation? Easy six tricks to clean House renovation is always a good thing. After everything is done you can’t wait to enjoy the new look of your home. However, the builders dust is something a lot of people struggle with for at least a few weeks after the remodeling of … Continue reading Cleaning Up After Renovations
ORGANIZATION Being a pretty obsessive OCD organizer, (mainly due to a lot of 'stuff' in my home which if I don't control results in chaos within hours), I can happily spend hours sorting, catagorizing and decluttering areas. I find this a really calming thing to do, whereas to others it might seem like hell. I … Continue reading Organizing For Your Lifestyle
TOP TIPS FOR STORING CHRISTMAS DECOR As Christmas draws to an end, it is all too easy to take decorations down, shove them into various bags and secrete them in attics, garages, under beds, and even in random places where space can be found, (I am guilty of the last one, for years my faux … Continue reading Christmas Decoration Storage
As the property market gets ridiculously overpriced here in the UK at the moment, I have been thinking about staying put and extending instead of moving on to the next doer-upper. It got me thinking about when I have moved in the past, so here are some top tips for when you are thinking of … Continue reading Thinking of moving…?
I went to an antique furniture and effects auction this weekend, where the auctioneers were selling off a mixture of great, semi-great, awful and sometimes bizarre items. I find auctions fascinating, and spent a fair bit of time milling about looking at items coming up for sale on the preview day. Where else can you … Continue reading Buying at Auctions