How are you getting your home ready for Christmas?
Don’t deny it — you want an Instagrammable home for Christmas — and we do, too. This time of year proves to be the perfect opportunity to show off your perfectly decorated home to all of your followers, and create the ultimate Christmassy feed that will look aesthetically pleasing on your profile at the same time. But for those with a home that’s just not up to scratch this Christmas, we’ve teamed up with Oldrids & Downtown, provider of bedroom furniture, to give you a guide on how you can change your interior design and make it more magical for the festive season!
The living room
This is arguably the most important room in the home when it comes to Christmas time. In here, you will be propping up your Christmas tree and flooding your sofa with seasonal cushions and throws. But there are some top tips and tricks you need to know to make your home more visually pleasing for the festive season.
We left all of baby girls wall stickers on her old bedroom wall in our old house as they were too hard to get off without damaging the paintwork. So this is the perfect opportunity to have a hunt around for some new artwork and prints for her bedroom walls, and we have been very lucky in that Arty Apple came along and offered up a review of a product on her site we knew exactly what to choose – personalised wall art.
On Friday we moved house, it was raining, not typical Summer weather at all, but this didn’t put a damper on how excited I was! I have been dreaming for months about how I want to design the interior of my new home. With it being Summer, I want that warm, fresh yet stylish look.
It’s a new build I’m moving into so the garden is going to be turfed, this means we won’t be able to use the garden for weeks while the turf settles in and the grass is nurtured to grow. This sounds like hell for me over the Summer months as the garden is my favourite place.
So I want to come up with lots of #InteriorInspirations ideas for keeping me sane inside this Summer. To start with I have created another mood board. I loved the last one I made on New Bedroom Ideas.
This mood board is full of Summer ideas and warm colours. I love the idea of picnics in the garden in the hotter months.
Our house move is less than a month away now, we are all very excited!!!! One thing we have been thinking about is about sprucing up our bedroom – New House New Bedroom right?
We recently had a gorgeous new mattress from the Memory Foam Warehouse in which we reviewed. So now we are looking for ideas on decorating our bedroom.
As you know from previous posts like when we were thinking about decorating baby girl’s bedroom, I love to create mood boards. Here is my mood board for our New House New Bedroom.
I’m sure as you know from all my Instagram posts that we are moving house. One of the first things I want to get sorted is baby girl’s bedroom. I want the move to go as easy as possible for her without too much disruption. So I’m on the look out for soft furnishings and lights to help her ease into a new house. Of course she will have her old toys and what not around her, but I want to make her bedroom her special place.
Now that spring has arrived, we need to ensure our home reflects this. After all, springtime is all about blossoming flowers and longer days, it’s also one of the best times for your kids as they get to play outdoors. But while there are lots of updates you can do to your garden at this time of the year, you can also do some spring time changes to the inside of your home. One thing you should do is attempt to bring the outdoors inside. A sprinkle of the outdoors can give your home a fab feel.
Here are some ways you can bring the outdoors inside this spring.
Add some outdoor scents to your house
You might think candles are just for winter time. After all, there’s nothing better than cuddling up in front of a cozy fire with some great candles in winter. But actually, candles are a great house accessory for spring too. In fact, it’s an excellent way to bring a touch of outdoor magic to the inside of your home. After all, you can go for outdoor smells such as lavender or honeysuckle which will make you feel like you are in your garden. In fact, if you add one of these candles by the front door, it will give an instant fresh feel as guests enter your home. Therefore, hunt down some great candles which you can add to your home.