Storage idea: pretty-up your clothes rail with beads

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Here’s a simple idea for hanging your clothes more stylishly from Mira Schröder, who lives in a small open-plan apartment in Berlin. {all Marlen Mueller / Freunde von Freunden} Mira has created a clothes rail-come-room divider using strings of wooden beads hanging from the ceiling and hooked plain coat hangers through the ends. I don’t… 

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How to move house without losing your mind

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In the last 10 years I’ve moved house 9 times. It feels to me like that’s rather a lot and I’ve managed to pick up a few handy tips and tricks in the course of my travels so thought it might be useful to share. I think you can apply these ideas to almost any… 

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15-minute make: magnetic storage tins

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I’ve posted before about my tendency to buy foods just because I like the packaging. My kitchen cupboards are full of decanted jam, biscuits and spices – some labelled, others not. Sometimes fun / disastrous at mealtimes! This (slightly belated) 15-minute make will require you to shop around for pretty tins and find another home… 

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Storage in yellow and grey

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Three little words that make my eyes light up! Cast yours over these lovely ideas for a bright and organised hallway from Swedish mag, Drömhem & Trädgård. 1950s larders like this crop up all the time on eBay – I like them because they tend to be fairly narrow so are perfect for slotting into… 

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Things organised neatly

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Depending on your position on the obsessive-compulsive spectrum, you’ll either get the appeal of this or you won’t. {all via Things Organized Neatly} Me? I used to colour code my Smarties as a child. That’s probably all you need to know.

Bookshelf Porn

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I love it when you find a blog that just tells it like it is. This one’s called Bookshelf Porn. Say no more. {all via Bookshelf Porn} Beautiful books, on beautiful shelves, for your viewing pleasure. There are hundreds more where these came from here.