Personalised Weddings Gifts: “Mr & Mrs” Mugs

Personalised Weddings Gifts: “Mr & Mrs” Mugs

We’ve all seen the thousands of matching “his and hers” and “Mr and Mrs” bits and bobs you can buy off the shelves these days, but when it comes to weddings and a day that is so special it is nice to push the boat out and give the happy couple something truly unique. The standard “Mr and Mrs” trinkets – although often very pretty – simply do not cut…

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Personalised Weddings Gifts: Birdcage Frame

Personalised Weddings Gifts: Birdcage Frame

For as long as I can remember I have always been fairly “arty”. As a kid if I wasn’t sat reading, I was drawing or making something. As an adult I have continued to fill our house with up-cycled furniture, handmade soft furnishings and unique trinkets.  I personally love knowing that the things we have in our home no one else in the world can possibly have because they have been one off pieces made by me. When it…

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DIY – Shabby Chic style!

DIY – Shabby Chic style!

How to make your own shabby chic country cottage style furniture…. So far I’ve put my own stamp on our fireplace, kitchen corner unit, table and chairs, study desk, full length mirror unit, bedside cabinets and my dressing table stool. I have always been pretty artistic and loved nothing more as a child than to sit and paint or make something with my Mamma. Now my Mum is pretty “artsy” (to say…

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