I focus on the balance between practical and inspirational - creating designs which are easy to live with but inspiring to live in.

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    Garden Room #2

    Following on from my Garden Room #1 post interviewing Woody from The Garden Room Guide, you should now be armed with all the online research you need to start on your garden room…

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    50 shades of blue

    A few weeks ago I co-wrote a post with Sarah Johnson from Tuck Sleep – a non-commercial community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free…

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    Garden Room #1

    When we moved from Canada to the UK 3 years ago, my husband wanted a better work life balance and was keen to find a new job with a great company that…

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    The science of colours for the bedroom

    So when Sarah Johnson from Tuck Sleep – a non-commercial community devoted to improving sleep hygiene, health and wellness through the creation and dissemination of comprehensive, unbiased, free web-based resources – got in touch…

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    Home, Homes

    Pomegranate love

    I love pomegranates and living in Dubai for 4 years made this love grow even more. So I wanted to create a pomegranate gallery wall in my kitchen. Pomegranate and with a…

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    Made, Upcycle Projects

    Cardboard cacti

    I wanted some inexpensive and upcycled cactus inspired decorations for a project I’m doing so I turned to Pinterest. Voilà cardboard cacti in tins! All you need is cardboard, some sharp scissors, tins…

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    Made, Upcycle Projects

    Fusion Aubusson

    I came across Fusion Mineral paint on Instagram a few months ago. Their paint sounded great: not only is it non toxic and eco friendly with virtually zero VOC but it is formulated…