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Friday’s Favourites


I thought I would start off this week’s Friday’s Favourites by sharing a bit of colour inspo with you. Dulux released their 2016 Colour Forecast last week at the Meizai showroom and I was lucky enough to get a sneak preview. There were four separate ‘trends’ revealed. 1. Biofragility A subtle palette taking…(Read More)

Apologies that my blog is a day late. After arriving home from Hawaii on Monday and then (finally!) celebrating my actual birthday yesterday, time has got the better of me. While I am still in holiday mode, I thought it timely to share with you a new range of bath and beach towels that have…(Read More)

I thought for my last Friday’s Favourites post for the year I would review some of my personal favourites. I love seeing how designers use colour in different spaces. Getting that perfect balance. I hope you have found my Friday’s Favourites useful, inspiring or just plain eye candy. Looking back, there have been…(Read More)

Yes, grey features again on Friday’s Favourites.  I do apologise but it is definitely my favourite ‘neutral’ at the moment. Lilac and Grey is not a common combination but these cool tones can create a soothing and feminine space. It is a great choice for a girls’ bedroom scheme. via Susan Reddick Verandah House…(Read More)

Girls’ Bedroom Makeover


The girls’ bedroom at the beach house has been undergoing a mini-makeover since we moved in (nearly three years ago!).  When we bought the house, the room was used as a TV/sitting room.  We thought the space was perfect to use as the girls’ ‘getaway’ and will hopefully see them through their teen…(Read More)

Not wanting to offend any purple-lovers out there but I’m not personally a big fan of the shade.  But talk about plum, mauve, lilac……well that’s another story.  Since the colour Radiant Orchid earned the title of Pantone’s Colour of the Year, purple seems to have had a resurgence in the…(Read More)