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6 Easy Ways To Style The Entryway To Your Home

Filed in : Interiors

We all know what they say about first impressions, right? Well, I do! This is why I find it rather disappointing when I’m greeted by the dull and neglected entryway of an otherwise beautifully styled home. I’ve had a few conversations about this recently and have arrived at the conclusion that, because we spend so little time […]

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5 Ways to Create a Cosy Living Room

Filed in : Interiors

Have you ever walked into a living room that was decorated in a way that felt too cold and impersonal for comfort? I have, and instead of paying attention to the real reason for being there, I spend 80% of my time giving the room a mental makeover, making it cosy, welcoming and alive with personality […]

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Urban Jungle Bloggers: The Plant Shelfie

Filed in : Interiors, Lifestyle

I love taking shelfies! Which is just great as I never take selfies…it’s just not my thing. Lucky for me, the avid shelfie snapper, November’s Urban Jungle Bloggers focus is the ‘Plant Shelfie’. This couldn’t be more perfectly timed because my houseplant count has increased significantly over the past month as a result of two gifts […]

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Houseplant Love

Filed in : Interiors, Lifestyle

Remember the blog post in which I resolved to add some greenery to my home and care for them like a true green thumb? Well, I have some very good news for you! I am now the very proud owner of 6 potted plants, and they’re all thriving beautifully in my care. If you know […]

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Moroccan-Inspired Decor

Filed in : Interiors, Style File

I’ve always loved Moroccan interior design, but given that I’m an ardent lover of colourful interiors, it is a little surprising that my preferred Moroccan-inspired decor style is rather muted in comparison to the real deal. Picture a visually enchanting blend of Arabian, African and Mediterranean influences, balanced by the pared-back simplicity and tranquility of Scandinavian home styling… That […]

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Spring Green: My 10 Favourites from Designer’s Guild

Filed in : 18 Chelsea Mews Loves, Colour Crush, Colour Stories, Style File

As botanical prints make an appearance on many things this season, I find myself  falling in love with various shades of green. Being a truly loyal fan of lime green and chartreuse, it has come as a pleasant surprise that I’m rapidly gaining interest in a myriad of other greens, from the most subtle barely-there […]

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18 Chelsea Mews Loves… The Rug Collection at Heal’s

Filed in : 18 Chelsea Mews Loves, Style File

It’s a beautiful sunny day in London! I’m so over Winter now and can hardly wait for Spring, but I’m well aware that there’s still some time to go before the cold and dark days are all gone. I’m longing for a change in my home decor but as Winter persists, I’m thinking it’s still a […]

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My Merry & Bright Christmas Dinner Party In Pictures

Filed in : Colour Stories, Lifestyle

In early autumn this year, I sent ‘Save the Date Christmas Dinner Party’ calendar invitations to my closest friends in the UK on whim. At the time, my sole intention was to save us from the debate about where to go and the imminent struggle of finding a table for 6 at a good restaurant […]

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Merry & Bright: Dining With Debenhams This Christmas

Filed in : Colour Stories, Lifestyle, Style File

Hello lovelies! I hope you’ve had a great week. I sure did with all this prepping for the fun and fabulous Christmas dinner party I’ll be hosting for a few of my friends here in London. So, what have I got planned for our Christmas dinner party? Well, it would be rather un-cool to spill the […]

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Colour Story 101 Pink+Yellow+Grey

Filed in : Colour Stories, Interiors

Hello lovelies! I hope you’re having a great weekend. Mine is progressing very well thus far, so no complaints here. This is the very first post in my new weekly column titled Colour Story, which I’m very excited to share. Colour Story consists of one mood board featuring a combination of colours, followed by Get The Goods, a […]

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