A combination of the hot tub effect and the insanely lovely summer weather we’ve been enjoying recently means it’s quite possible I’ve been in my garden more in the last few weeks than in the whole of the four years we’ve lived in this house. While that’s been fantastic, it has also drawn attention to areas of the garden in need of some attention. So when Sadolin contacted me to suggest a collaboration, it was the perfect opportunity for some outdoor DIY styling.
Vintage frames can usually be picked up cheaply from charity shops or car boots and reusing them for your own choice of print is one of the cheapest ways to add art to your decor in a unique and stylish way. But it isn’t always straightforward. Here’s how to frame art prints in vintage frames the right way. [Read more…]
I’m sharing a tutorial today for a DIY sunburst mirror. I’d been scouting for an above-fireplace feature in the family room to replace the old Victorian one we inherited with the house. I didn’t hate the old mirror, but it was a bit squat and it wasn’t making the most of that wall. [Read more…]