Thoughts On: Painting My Front Door

I painted my front door and I’m not sure I like it. I miss the blue. The blue door was welcoming. Warm and jolly. The sort of door that says come on in, there’s cake… View Post

DIY Cushion Foundation 

Ever since Benefit discontinued the marvellous Some Kind-A Gorgeous compact foundation, I’ve been searching for an on-the-go alternative. Not so much for travel, but for touch ups, day to night, that kinda thing. But finding a… View Post

Paint Wars: Farrow & Ball Versus Valspar 

My living room is not large. Cosy, in estate agent lingo. Bijou, should one be feeling generous. Plus it’s north-facing. So what did I do? Paint all the walls a very dark shade of grey.  It’s a… View Post

DIY Embroidered Denim Jacket

Warning. Iron on patches are highly addictive. May result in loss of time, loss of money and excessive embellishment. Proceed with caution.  So sticking embroidered patches onto your clothes is really fun. And easy. Gave… View Post

DIY Gin Gift

I don’t want to worry you, but we’re getting pretty close to the wire, shopping-wise. It’s Christmas crunch time.  If you’ve still got gifts to nail down, fear not pals, here’s an idea that can… View Post