Tuesday, 23 August 2016

Tips on Choosing Art for a Coastal Inspired or Hamptons Interior

San Clemente
Photo by Blackband Design - I chose this image of water because of the restful movement and colours. This art would also work well in a bedroom because of its almost hypnotic effect

Choosing artwork can be quite a challenge regardless of your home's style, have you ever taken a piece of art home to find it doesn't suit its surroundings, it's a very disappointing feeling as art is not just visual, it can be quite an expensive investment. If you have a neutral, Hamptons style home, when it comes to art, the world is your oyster as long as you remember a few important points.

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Monday, 8 August 2016

Tips on Decorating a Sunroom or Conservatory

A while back one of my regular readers left a comment on Facebook she was looking for ideas to re-decorate her sun room, I haven't covered the subject of sun rooms or conservatories previously so I thought I would write a short post on decorating hints and of course some lovely images to inspire.

Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Spaces to Love - Restful Living Spaces

1. Rugs can bring life to a neutral space and less than perfect linens offer a relaxed feel. You can view more of this fabulous home at Studio McGee

Sorry I have had the blog on the back burner yet again dealing with health issues (my dry eyes), however, I have managed to put together a post on 'Spaces to Love', focusing on living areas that speak to my design desires.

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

An Atlanta Home by Interior Designer, Anna Braund

Hanover West

The more I research and write about interior design the more I learn the importance of texture and form, and Atlanta interior designer, Anna Braund has found the perfect balance of these factors in this relaxed interior.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

This Week's Mix it Up - No Churn Icecream, DIYTassel Throw and Coastal Interiors

Fresh Raspberries and Cookies and Cream Icecream

No ice cream maker needed for this delicious treat and if raspberries are not in season in your part of the world, you could use 'freeze dried' or frozen raspberries (defrost them first). Recipe via Bromer Bakery...click here for instructions. More inspiration....