BEST LIFESTYLE ADVENT CALENDARS 2016

I’m sure for many of us it’s never too early to start planning for Christmas but the first official tradition that kick starts the festive season is the advent calendar. Advent calendars have really up’d their game in the last couple of years and I am always on the look out for new, unique and quirky advents. Fleur de Force has published a really helpful…

GIN MASTERCLASS WITH SILENT POOL

Firstly, can we just take a moment to admire the beauty of this bottle… Gin is fast becoming the most popular and trendy alcoholic spirit in the UK. With new flavours hitting the supermarket shelves and craft fayres each week, gin is much more accessible and likeable to young and old. I mean would anyone refuse a good Raspberry or Elderflower Martini…

WISH LIST | OCTOBER

The heating is officially on in our house and I am reaching for my winter coat in the mornings 🙁 But on the bright side October is absolutely my favourite month of the year. I love the darker cosy evenings, I’m not freezing my ass just yet and its my birthday month, so duh! Plus all the shops and retailers have launched their AW homeware campaigns and I am…

HAPPINESS IS A COMFY SOFA: AN EVENING WITH SOFA.COM

Sofa.com recently invited me to their press event at their new London Bankside store SE1, and trust me when I say that their showroom is amazing. Their new store is not far from the River Thames and the Tate Modern and definitely worth a visit. The architecture of the space is striking as its nestled within the historic railway arches…

WISH LIST | SEPTEMBER

I just cant believe its September already! Summer has flown by but I am super excited for Autumn as it’s my favourite season of the year. The weathers still warm (ish)- lets hope I’m not speaking too soon! the evenings become darker and good classic British television returns to our screens. Its also time and an excuse (lets face it,…

DIY IKEA VALJE BOOKCASE HACK

The photos on Pinterest featuring IKEA Hacks have me forever inspired. The Vittsjo range is a blogger fave and I really love the effect that sometimes a simple bit of spray paint can completely transform a reasonably priced piece of furniture. Inspired by Vintage Étagère’s, my heart was set on buying the Vittsjo shelving unit and gold leafing the entire…