There is no such thing as too many parties, whether it’s a chatty dinner party among close friends or a shin-dig of a housewarming. I’m thoroughly inspired by these colourful and celebratory party ideas, now all I need to do is think up a theme and get a date in the diary. Party on! … More Inspired: Party on!
How can something so grey and industrial look so chic? These creators have certainly managed it; I love the flash of metallic, the simplicity of the rope-concrete door stop and the beautiful curves of book rest. I’m in awe. Not On The High Street Etsy Folksy
For years I have been unapologetic about the enjoyment I get from sex and men. I love it; being naked with someone you trust, being penetrated in a whirlwind of lust and letting time pass by as pillow talk swats away silence the morning after. But recently a close friend of mine made a passing … More Behind Closed Doors: On The Shelf
I’ve been really struggling to get comfortable at my desk lately, perhaps it’s the change in weather or maybe I’ve got something bothering me subconsciously. Whatever the reason, I adore all the adjustable industrial style stools that are available at the moment, here are a few of my favorites: Etsy Not On The High … More Shop Local: Sitting Comfortably
Bonfire Night always makes me think of gloves, gloves and more gloves because I was always taught that you needed to ‘glove up’ before holding sparklers and I always wanted to hold sparklers! I didn’t have a fantastic range of gloves to chose from as as a child. Good job I can make up for … More Shop Local: Glove Up!
I’ve had the same jewellery holder since the beginning of uni when I threw this one together from cheap teaspoons and a plastic coat hanger. Crafty and fit for purpose, yes, but when a friend offered me a dear skull (with antlers still intact) in an instant I saw the potential to upgrade my coat hanger display … More Craft: Dear Antler Jewellery Display
Having spent so long creating this Halloween Animation I’ve not been able to get Halloween off my mind and there are so many great handmade bits out there to keep me entertained! Folksy Not On The High Street Etsy
I’ve been on the down-low for a while, but I’m coming back with a vengeance. Starting with this stop-motion collaboration between myself and animator pro, Object. I loved collaborating, especially in a field that I’ve admired for so long but never had much experience in – there was so much to learn!! I would love … More Trick or Treat
As I’ve been doing over my office it’s the small (and most enjoyable) DIYs that have been left until last. This week I gave a bit of love to this old set of Ikea wooden drawers. It was a really simple DIY but added a much needed injection of colour to my otherwise white office. … More Do Over: Ikea Wooden Draws
Eleanor & Park is such a fantastic book; I read it cover to cover in two days. This book was just what the doctor ordered, as I was feeling down on my luck two characters (more fictional than not) reminded me that there are people out there that you can make genuine, honest connections with and whether … More RAINBOW ROWELL: Eleanor & Park