H is for Haberdashery

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I can spend hours looking through the ribbons, buttons, fabric, felt and beads in haberdashery shops. The quirky, independent ones are the best… the ones where tasteful pearl buttons and hessian rub shoulders with tangerine marabou trim and cross-stitch teddy bears. I hope you’ll find today’s selection of pins falls on the tasteful side! H… 

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Free downloadable gift tags!

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You might’ve intended to make them. You might’ve forgotten to buy them. You might’ve run out. You might not even have got that far. Never fear! These lovely gift tags designed by Eat Drink Chic are free to download and print. {Eat Drink Chic} I love this Christmas jumper-inspired pattern… but you might like to… 

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Now this is glam

It’s nothing to do with Christmas. It’s nothing to do with interiors. It’s not even tasteful. But it does have more sparkle than you can shake a stick at and is f’ing brilliant, so I’m posting it anyway.   I was minus 11 years old when this was filmed… do you ever get the feeling… 

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Reasons to be cheerful

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It’s the winter solstice today, which means that as soon as the clock strikes 12 we’re officially on our way out of winter and into spring! I really struggle with the long nights and short days so this is one of the most cheery turning points in the year for me. {all The Developing Photographer}… 

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Cute Christmas baking

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For me, interiors blogs and food blogs go hand in hand – I find I’m equally inspired by beautifully styled dishes as beautifully styled tables. Air Kiss is my latest culinary discovery, and has all the ingredients needed to become a firm favourite: airy photography, pretty food styling and a focus on seasonal produce. These… 

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Coffee filter Christmas wreath … a sort of tutorial

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Last year I designed a series of Christmas craft projects for a magazine I was working for using up-cycled kitchen supplies like cupcake cases, paper doilies and coffee filters. Today I came across this rustic coffee filter wreath and it reminded me of the fun I had pitching my ideas to my Editor and trying… 

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Dreamy Whites (and a little bit of green)

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I love the Dreamy Whites blog – if you’re into restful interiors with a relaxed, country feel I’m sure you will too. It’s packed with beautiful photography and inspiring styling tricks all year round but at Christmas, it’s full of simple ideas to introduce little festive touches throughout your home. {all Dreamy Whites} I’m a… 

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