Category : Furniture & Accessories

18 Aug

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From Nostalgic Niknacks to Retro Home Accessories

by August 18, 2014 0 Comments

Retro PlayDoh Pots Herb Planters

When it comes to nostalgic nicknacks around the home, these lifelong loves can range from the sublime to the ridiculous. I’m not usually one for hanging on to things myself, I’m what you might call a de-clutter bug, but I am forced to admit to a few ‘special’ little somethings scattered here and there. Perhaps the strangest of my attachments comes in the form of….. Read more »

13 Aug

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Modern Sofa Beds & Funky Futons

by August 13, 2014 0 Comments

Via Amazon

When far-flung family or old friends land for an impromptu overnight stay (oh the joy, that cold creeping kind of joy as you realise several loads of washed clothes still decorate the banisters, radiators and countertops, and the collection of crumbs delicately dropped by your wandering toddler create a ‘helpful’ path for your guests to follow to find the kitchen), it’s something of a relief….. Read more »

28 Nov

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Pop Topic:
How to Mix Modern and Vintage

by November 28, 2013 0 Comments

Blue Flower Bottle Vase

Writer: Bio: Alexandra Maxwell A dedicated internet blogger that loves to write about family relationships, and lifestyle. Alexandra draws on her own experiences to offer advice to others online. Vintage has slightly changed its meaning. Once it meant anything old that was getting a re-branding by being called – pre-loved. Now the term ‘vintage’ has come to mean a mix of styles, still utilising old….. Read more »

04 Nov

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Eco-friendly Accessories for Your Home

by November 4, 2013 1 Comment

Via Traidcraft

Writer: Bio: Helen Black Forever updating and decorating her home, Helen Black has a passion for interior design and one day hopes to turn her hobby into a career. Just because it’s recycled doesn’t mean your home’s accessories will be lacking in svelte design and chic glamour. In this day and age, swapping just a few decorations for eco-friendly alternatives goes a long way to….. Read more »

28 Mar

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Repurposed Pallet Furniture

by March 28, 2012 9 Comments

Via Homedit

The possibilities are endless when it comes to reusing wooden pallets, my favourite ideas are those that don’t require an awful lot of intervention and retain the fresh-off-the-wagon perfect pallet aesthetic, BUT PLEASE NOTE: Following the widespread trend of pallet upcycling, health concerns have been raised. There is an informative article over at apartment therapy that covers this in more detail, be sure to give….. Read more »