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

Upcycling with Books

I’ve long been a huge fan of book artwork, if you haven’t yet then check out Kate Bufton, she’s a genius at book folding! There are so many different ideas for recycling books that there is something for every home decor scheme for sure. Here are some of my favourite book upcycles. I’m sure we’re all a fan of stacking books to add interest to … Continue reading Upcycling with Books

Bye Dry January…

I’ve noticed lots of bars and hotels seem to be hosting ‘End of Dry January’ parties this coming weekend…it’s the first I’ve heard of it but why not ey? As you regular readers know, any excuse to wheel the home bar out works for me. Ours is a decommissioned airplane trolley with ample room to store all of the required equipment for an impromptu party … Continue reading Bye Dry January…