Upcycling for Kids with Lynne Lambourne

I’ve often thought if upcycling was a part of the Design Technology class at my old school  I’d have found my passion much sooner and learnt the skills needed to create all of the projects in my head without the help of YouTube (Ok maybe without as much help from YouTube). I know Jasper isn’t even two yet but I try and involve him in … Continue reading Upcycling for Kids with Lynne Lambourne

Create a mini gallery wall in an afternoon

I (along with many of you guys) love changing things up in my home pretty regularly and I (also along with many of you guys) don’t have the magic money tree that is so often spoken about these days so need to be resourceful when changing things up. Our little boys bedroom has stayed pretty neutral on the walls since we decorated the room before … Continue reading Create a mini gallery wall in an afternoon

Upcycling for Sport…

The best thing about using upcycled elements in an interior design scheme (aside from it being great for the environment) is that it’s an instant way to add personality to the home. A recycled piece of furniture or reworked artwork have an instant story to tell which can be as personal to you as you feel comfortable with. Upcycling items with a former life in … Continue reading Upcycling for Sport…

#nationalupcyclingweek

This week is National Upcycling Week here in the U.K and I couldn’t let it pass by without sharing some of my favourite upcycles from my home and some of the amazing events happening this week curated by Gumtree. Gumtree have teamed up with upcyclers up and down the country to host upcycling workshops throughout this week to help share the skills of upcycling whether … Continue reading #nationalupcyclingweek

Easy DIY Easter Tree

A little (or large whatever you fancy) DIY Easter tree has become an annual tradition here at Little Mill House. It begins with a walk in the woods to forage some interesting twigs then the twigs get decorated, usually in keeping with my current favourite interior trend…this Spring it seems to be gold. I decided to keep all of the eggs gold and just vary … Continue reading Easy DIY Easter Tree