Tag: interiors

A Week In Our New House

Spending A Week In Our New House – The Befores

Moving house is really good fun. Once you get over the crippling awfulness of packing up your entire life into boxes and shifting every piece of furniture you own into a massive van manned by strangers, that is.

interior ideas

5 Interior Ideas For The New Year

We’re moving house! Not today, not tomorrow, but at some point in the next few months it’ll be happening. And, unless I’m thinking about the actual process of putting all our belongings and finding new homes for them, I’m really very excited about my interior ideas. 

Bedroom rug - an easy way to change the look of a room

A Facelift With the Bedroom Rug

In my opinion, a pair of well-shaped eyebrows are to a face what a good rug is to a room. Both something that so seamlessly pulls the rest together, something that can change the entire look of what surrounds

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Black velvet hangers on the floor

An Ode To Black Velvet Hangers

It might sound a bit extra, but black velvet hangers have changed both my wardrobe and my life. They’re such an easy way to take good care of your clothes AND make you feel like you’ve got your shit together.

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Aquaclean Kid Kafe

The Monica (Gellar) Sofa, From Aquaclean

As the owner of a prized pink velvet sofa I was very interested to see just how infallible a fabric like Aquaclean could be. I get asked often how my sumptuous salmon-coloured three-seater is still in such pristine condition and the answer is simple; I just don’t let anybody sit on it.

All White House dining space

An All White House Update, One Year In

We’ve been in our house for over a year and every so often I like to take a bit of a stock-take of how it’s all going. With two kids, a busy life and an open-plan way of living the space naturally becomes cluttered with crap quickly, so the way we live harmoniously with our belongings is always a work in progress. Here’s where we’re at now!