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Sourcing: ready made curtains

Sourcing: ready made curtains

With the longer summer days when the sun is coming up super early, we've been struggling to stay asleep much after 5am. This is mainly due to the fact we currently have no blinds or curtains

June: A Month of Lovely

June:  A Month of Lovely

How's your month been folks? I feel like these monthly posts are really highlighting to me how quickly time whizzes past! I'm getting later and later with them each month! I hope you've

#mynestandburrow - get involved!

#mynestandburrow - get involved!

I don't know about you, but I'm always on the look out for new hashtags to use on my Instagram feed. It's a great way for your images to get seen by new people and also a fun way to interact

An en-suite bathroom in the loft conversion

An en-suite bathroom in the loft conversion

We are really lucky that our new house came with a ready made loft conversion - although I must admit, it may not be how I would have configured it if we had have been doing it ourselves,

Sourcing... children's beds

Sourcing... children's beds

The next project on my radar in our renovation is Ruby's bedroom. It's quite a small room, hence my reason for creating a play space for her downstairs, so I want to keep it relatively

Living room play space - reveal

Living room play space - reveal

A while ago I wrote a post about creating a play space in your living room that is not only fun for your child but also blends with your decor and doesn't just look like you have a creche in

Editor's Life: Behind the Scenes on photoshoot day

Editor's Life: Behind the Scenes on photoshoot day

Through the series of Editor's Life posts, I want to give a little insight into my life as editor of 91 Magazine. You can catch up on the full story of how the magazine started and evolved

May: A Month of Lovely

May: A Month of Lovely

We are half way through the year already, and I am really trying to savour these months as much as possible. While we might not be getting the wall to wall sunshine that we hope for every

A flower filled home - inspired by Chelsea Flower Show

A flower filled home - inspired by Chelsea Flower Show

Back when I worked for FT Weekend for five years, this time of year always meant Chelsea Flower Show for me. We did a lot of coverage of the show, and even did a special supplement on the

Top lifestyle books for Summer

Top lifestyle books for Summer

With summer upon us, you may be taking a little bit of time out, so it's the perfect excuse to indulge in some beautiful inspiring books while you kick back. I've gathered a few faves that

Plans for a bright and airy hallway

Plans for a bright and airy hallway

When we moved to our new house just over seven months ago, we didn't have any kind of plan for the renovations. We still don't! In fact, it all seems to be happening quite organically.

Living room makeover - Part II - features

Living room makeover - Part II - features

As you may have read in the first part of our living room transformation, we did quite a bit to the space, so I thought it best to break up the posts up a bit! This time, I thought I'd focus

April: A Month of Lovely

April: A Month of Lovely

Wow, another month has whizzed by! This year is going ridiculously fast. Since my last A Month of Lovely post, the fab Sara of Me and Orla included the hashtag in her newsletter round

Meri Meri at The Hambledon collaboration

Meri Meri at The Hambledon collaboration

It's no secret that I love shopping. My heart skips a beat when I discover and step inside a beautiful new store to explore, and that's exactly what happened when I laid eyes on The Hambledon

EDITOR LIFE: THE FULL 91 MAGAZINE STORY - PART III

EDITOR LIFE: THE FULL 91 MAGAZINE STORY - PART III

The latest issue of 91 Magazine has just published this week - hurray! It's the third print edition and as always the team are super proud. We've also got an exciting collaboration alongside

Trend spotting in Milan with DFS

Trend spotting in Milan with DFS

Every now and then, an opportunity comes along that simply can't be turned down. Back in March I received an invitation from DFS to accompany them to the Salone del Mobile furniture