As you know I’m a self-employed interior designer, working from home whilst also looking after little LMH can be a little bit of a crazy balancing act! The toddler is only in nursery school 2 mornings a week and the rest of the time my work gets done during nap-time, in the evening and at weekends, I’m not complaining but the lack of downtime takes … Continue reading Taking time to breath…
As you’ve seen from the abundance of revamp posts here at LMH we’re having a freshen up of the whole house. With the master bedroom, family bathroom & downstairs loo now complete it’s time for us to turn our attention to the guest bedroom. This space has been used in so many different ways over the 7 years that we have lived here, as a … Continue reading Guest Bedroom Makeover
It’s been 3 weeks since the close of Grand Designs Live and we spent a hectic Sunday evening dismantling and packing up our fun children’s bedroom we’d created for the room-set feature within the interior design area of the show. I’m pretty sure I shouted it from the rooftops that I’d been selected as one of the room set competition’s 5 finalists but incase you … Continue reading A creative, colourful child’s bedroom
Just over a month ago we began decorating our downstairs WC, we wanted it to compliment the master bathroom which we revamped last year. The moodboard for the room, incase you didn’t catch the previous blog post was neutral with some copper, industrial touches. The first thing we did was paint the previously dark walls in Dry Barley by Paint by Conran (the same colour … Continue reading Downstairs Loo – The Reveal
10 months ago (I know, I know times flies) I posted that we’d started a little revamp of our master bedroom, inspired by our tropical dining room set at the Ideal Home show in Manchester…I am very happy to tell you that we’ve FINALLY completed it. What can I say? Life, Work, Travel, Love all get in the way sometimes and I’m completely fine with … Continue reading A Tropical Master Bedroom Makeover
With the beautiful weather we have been lucky enough to have experienced over the last few weeks AND with it being May, which surely signals that it’s the start of the good weather season (fingers and toes crossed) this month’s Lust List is dedicated to garden accessories to encourage a little wildlife in your garden and to add a little style to your garden tool … Continue reading Garden Accessories – Lust List
This week we will be packing up the car and heading down to the London Excel to build a room for the epic Grand Designs Live show which runs from the 5th to the 13th of May. I’m SO excited for this and wish I could have told you guys sooner. I’m sure you are aware of the Grand Designs brand, we all love a … Continue reading What are we doing heading down to Grand Designs Live?