What a week! It’s been a week of many emotions for anyone with an inch of care & compassion. I didn’t know what to post today, all I knew is that I wanted to post something. I, like many have spent the week quietly trying to educate myself on the engrained prejudices our society still pass on from generation to generation & just how devastating … Continue reading Black lives matter in the design industry!
Following on from a poll I did over on Instagram stories this week I wanted to share my blogging journey with you as it’s something I’ve never fully explained before and could be helpful if you fancy using your time in lockdown to start a blog. I first started blogging when I set up my online store way back in 2014, originally it was a … Continue reading Why blogging works for me…
There’s a new online magazine that I wanted to tell you about. It’s called Seamless Design and is an online magazine filled with inspiration for living both stylishly and sustainably (basically what I’m all about right?). The magazine will be published biannually with the first edition launching yesterday. How exciting to have some new reading to help going into week 5 of lockdown here in … Continue reading Seamless Design Online Magazine
As many of you who follow Little Mill House on Instagram will already know last month we bought a house in Spain. Finally our emigration journey has begun properly. The property we found is in a town near Granada city, it’s a renovation project that needs some basics doing before we can stay there but eventually we plan to convert it into 4 units & … Continue reading We bought a house! – AD
Today marks International Women’s Day, a day that is still very important as far as we’ve come. There is still so far to go! Whilst not doing much in the grand scheme of things, a slogan print or a girl power mug can really boost the mood in the home. Especially if you’re a female business owner who works from home, like me! Here’s an … Continue reading International Womens Day 2020 – March Lust List
As anyone who has followed this blog or LMH across social media will know, I LOVE designing kids spaces. Bedroom’s, playrooms, boys, girls IDC I just love making a fun, multi functional space that I know kids are going to love. So, when we moved into our temporary rental hope I was a little disheartened that I couldn’t provide my own imaginative little boy with … Continue reading Creating a pirate bedroom on a budget – Ikea hack!
Red, rouge, rojo…I couldn’t let the month of February pass without a nod towards Valentines Day. Here’s an edit of sustainable Valentine’s themed accessories that will last the whole year, each item has been made from recycled or upcycled materials: Clockwise from top left – Valentines Scratch Card – Etsy Recycled Card Lobster Wall Decor – La Redoute Letters of note:Love – Waterstones Personalised recycled … Continue reading Love for Red – February Lust List
Back in August (what seems like a lifetime ago) we headed back to one of my favourite countries, Norway. This was our fourth trip to Norway and I could go back tomorrow happily & find so many new things to do and see, for such a small country with so few daylight hours it has so much to offer, each time I visit I come … Continue reading Norway – August 2019
I have a huge favour to ask & I’m seriously late to the party of asking for votes this year (thanks to a house move and pre-school prep this month). This little old blog has been nominated for an interior blog award in the best design inspiration category, the category is full of amazing blogs so I’m going to need all of the votes that … Continue reading Vote for the Little Mill House blog
This months Lust List is a slightly different format so that I can give each of these innovative products the word count they deserve. Etsy are holding their first ever global design awards this September (The Etsies) and one of their categories of finalists is Earth-Friendly (so it should be right!?). The Earth-Friendly category contains some beautifully designed, inspiring products all of which are made … Continue reading August Lust List – Earth-Friendly with Etsy