I have been perusing the beautiful store Idyll Home and have found some gorgeous outdoor living ideas. These will be going straight on my summer wish list   Vence window planter (£33) I just adore approaching a house and seeing flowers on the window sill. l To me it’s a sign of a home well loved. This window planter does a lovely job of presenting a house beautifully. It is…

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I have always wanted a Mexican chiminea I really do love my garden and regular readers  will know I have featured it may times. It is like a baby to me..needs lots of care and nurturing and it is worthy of every moment. We recently had a new addition to our garden.  A beautiful clay Chiminea from The Chiminea Shop called the Gardeco Romba. It is handmade by local artisans in…

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Maybe, you have recently given the thought of modernising your home. Updating it – giving it some new life, renewing a sense of pride in ownership.  Well, this can be achieved – modernising your home with new doors – fitted sliding doors in fact.  Installing solid fitted glass/mirror sliding doors in your home can completely transform your home and create an attractive elements to any room of your home. If…

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It is no secret that I absolutely LOVE Pinterest and I just love to build my ideas up on there of how I would like to design my perfect room. This competition to create a perfect summer bathroom board on Pinterest completely works for me. I had the best time pulling together ideas for it.   Designer Radiator Showroom have launched this new Pinterest competition with a prize of £250,…

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The history of the bathtub dates back to the Indus River Valley around 6000 years ago. This is when the earliest form of plumbing was in place, as indicated by copper water pipes found in a palace’s ruins. 3000 years later, a pedestal tub was found on the island of Crete, made out of clay which surprisingly resembled a 19th century clawfoot bathtub. During the time of the Roman Empire…

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