Barker & Stonehouse Autumn Picks

Our Autumn interior updates are in full swing here at LMH, it’s definitely the most productive time of year for getting DIY and redecorating done in our house. I just love the feeling of preparing our home for winter and layering the house with textures. We recently updated the living room with some warm oranges and deep blues, you can see the end result here. … Continue reading Barker & Stonehouse Autumn Picks

Plywood at the V & A

Last week I headed to the V & A on an extremely rainy afternoon and took shelter in their Plywood exhibition (how gorgeous is the new entrance, even on a particularly miserable day?). Pretty much ever since I became interiors obsessed, I’ve been amazed by Plywood, it’s strength, versatility, eco credentials and low price tag make it such an appealing product. I thought I knew … Continue reading Plywood at the V & A

October Lust List

This month is all about candles, birthday parties and Halloween at LMH and for our October Lust List I’ve decided to focus on the candles. The addiction to candles (of all varieties, scented, pillar, T-lights…) really becomes apparent once the nights start drawing in and the house needs to become instantly cosier, candles just do the job perfectly don’t they? Whether as a quick fix … Continue reading October Lust List

Garden Makeover Reveal (& why it’s taken so long)

Back in May the LMH husband and I began our garden makeover with the view of creating a little outdoor living area by the end of the month, we managed to clear the old picnic bench out of the space and build the rustic wood pergola (you can see the full moodboard for our space here) then the bees arrived. Despite our best efforts to … Continue reading Garden Makeover Reveal (& why it’s taken so long)

September Lust List

September through to December is my favourite time of year by far, getting the house cosy through Autumn and adding some playfulness when it comes to halloween (getting ahead of myself a little there I know). Septembers lust list is dedicated to beautiful recycled homeware that will instantly cosy the home up ready for the coming months, I’ve paired rich autumnal tones with contemporary fabrics … Continue reading September Lust List

Mini Makeover – Bedroom

The master bedroom at home is my least favourite room in the house, despite the fact I love my bed, nothing in the room really harmonises. It began when we wallpapered a wall in a metallic forest paper that I knew wasn’t right before we started (always listen to your gut). Here’s said wallpaper looking lovely for a feature in Style at Home magazine but … Continue reading Mini Makeover – Bedroom