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Indoor Plant Inspiration

I thought it would be nice to get some indoor plant inspiration for those who like to bring a bit of the outdoors in.  Most indoor plants only need a good watering once a week unless it is directly in the sun like your kitchen herbs. There are some real hardy type plants for those that tend to forget about ...

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Cool Home Office Looks

This Office has a  fresh and contempoary feel with classic accents. The result is a comfortable stylish space to work, with bags of storage and style. Team warm wood tones with a cooler contrast, like this dusky duck-egg colour, on the walls – it brings out the depth of the natural wood grain. When layering wood on wood keep it ...

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“Home” Project

  I love watching home renovation TV shows such as “fixer upper” on the Fine Living Network. I get so inspired by the host Jo who always likes large clocks and lettering and her design style is so my style. My clock is in progress (article to follow). I did make my HOME letters though and hung them up 2 weeks ago. ...

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Basket Light Fitting

DIY Light Fitting I have posted pictures before of using different baskets for light fixtures in your house or office. Before the holidays started we went to Mr Price Home and found a lovely white metal basket that I thought would look stunning in our entrance hall. My husband put it up just before Christmas. We had the ceiling rose already. ...

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Unique Ways To Hang Your Jewellery

I was watching Junk Gypsies over the weekend and fell in love with the guitar case that they converted into a jewellery display case for a teenage girls room. They simply drilled a few holes in the case and screwed in a screw from the back into some dowel sticks and a wooden shelf to give it that look and covered ...

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Basket Light Delights

BASKET LIGHTS MADE EASY Why spend a fortune on light fittings when a simple basket creates such a beautiful masterpiece? Wire or woven basket, they both make a statement. Take a look at some designs that you can make for your own home. Trash can revamp by from Domestically Speaking.  A sleek black basket created by Annaleenas Hem.  Easy peasy ...

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Sustainable Living at Home

Someone asked a friend of mine the other day if she had a recycle bin for something plastic and she said she doesn’t bother with it. I was a little taken aback as in this day and age how can we not be recycling! It takes very little effort actually and if we want to leave something for our kids -it is a world ...

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My Little Office Nook

I don’t have a proper space in the house for me to sit and work, so I moved from the dining room into a corner in our Bedroom. Not ideal, but it works for now! Anyhow, so I revamped some artwork along the way and made a Pin Board for my affirmations, inspirational clips and password list. I am one of those ...

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A Rustic BAR Remodel

My Husband would love a bar but we also cannot find the bar we like for the size of the area we have so when I came across this tutorial I thought wow, I must try find something similar. This Tutorial is from 2PerfectionDecor. Take a look. My philosophy has always been if you can’t find it, build it! So ...

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Creating that Shabby Chic Look

Shabby Chic makes me think of the words “comfortable”, “stylish” , “something old”, “something blue” (not quite but you get where I’m going) and it’s still fairly popular after 20 years. You don’t have to be old to enjoy it but there is something about that old world charm that I love. All you have to do is add 2 ...

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