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

DIY Christmas Cards

Here, step by step instructions on how to make these DIY Christmas Cards. It’s not complicated when you break it down, I promise. Come on in, give it a go, if they turn out a… View Post

DIY Christmas Wrapping Paper

Make your own Christmas wrapping paper! It’s inexpensive, personal and so simple. Yet looks so luxe. Matte black and metallics, yessss. I feel the festive cheer.  Stuff you need: Black craft paper (I got mine here)… View Post