Dashing out in a state of excitement to buy some tester paint pots is what most people think of doing first when making changes to their rooms. It is so tempting to dive straight into choosing wall colours as they can make a huge difference very quickly – but it would be the wrong starting point.
I love this floating shelf with the cool uplighting. But even without the strip of LEDs (see pic below), the items on this kitchen shelf will still catch your eye and tell a story about the room. There is nothing overtly glamorous or particularly expensive here, rather items that are loved and used. There are
Flicking through the pages of those lovely home mags, makes me appreciate how difficult personal finishing touches can be to get right. Some rooms are beautifully furnished with expensive sofas and fabrics, bespoke tables and have a few objects positioned here and there, but somehow the room is too perfectly staged and appears sterile. I’m