Having contemporary, meaningful music as part of our wedding celebrations was really imporant for The Man and I. Thankfully we have very similar tastes in music so agreeing on songs was easy. The  hard part was finding songs that...
We were in desperate need of book storage. My design books and The Man’s teaching books had a home in the office bookcase, but we didn’t have any shallow shelves to store our small but growing collection of novels. In...
Martha Stewart Grab a business card holder from your local office supplies store and use it to organise your spare buttons and thread. Is that clever or what?
I had recently heard about fillable baubles and got thinking about the possibilities. When I found them at the store, though, I was disappointed. There was a huge rim around the middle and they were made of thick plastic...
I still love the organic texture and colour provides by this set of wicker baskets on top of the kitchen cupboards. However, continually having to answer The Man’s queries about ‘Which basket has the pie weights again?’ was getting...
Doing what I do, I come across a ton of decorating ideas and after a while you feel like you’ve seen it all before. Not so in this case. What an original (not to mention beautifully decorated, styled and photographed)...
Working from home I need a dedicated home office. I imagine most people, though, only need enough space for a laptop to pay bills and check email and a bit of storage for paperwork and stationery. Converting a closet into an office...
  Now that I am working a lot from home, a trestle table and teetering piles on the floor was just not going to cut it as a home office. (Be thankful you have been spared the true ‘before’ photo, above...
I had a whole bag of scrabble tiles leftover from another project (more on that another time) that were crying out to be repurposed. I’ll be going through a few ideas over the coming weeks. First up, we have...
I don’t have children but I imagine it would be pretty difficult to part with those itty bitty adorable baby clothes after they’ve been outgrown. Most of them can be donated to a friends or charity, but for those...