How to Achieve Japandi Style with Ikea Furniture (and Hacks)

Japandi Ikea Shelves

Japandi is the newest interior design style to be gracing an ever-increasing number of Instagram feeds. It is simply the convergence of Scandi style and Japanese style. Ok, ok, there’s no simplicity in that at all, but that is the explanation of where the name comes from at least! The two interior styles have a …

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Designer Room on a Budget: Eclectic Living Room

Designer Budget Eclectic Living Room

The next instalment of Designer Room on a Budget sees us move into the living room. This stunningly eclectic living room from vi.flydde.storstan on Instagram. What we love about this room is the combination of variety and harmony cleverly brought together. With so many different elements it would be easy for this room to look …

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How to Recycle Kitchen Cabinets

We’ve recycled kitchen cabinets several times during our renovations. One kitchen was even free! There is no reason why you should have to spend thousands to get a designer kitchen. Often, recycled kitchen cabinets will do a great job. Our current kitchen is all made from scratch out of birch ply, but if you don’t …

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Designer Room on Budget: Gorgeous Green and Gold Bedroom


Our second Designer Room on a Budget instalment is this stunning bedroom with hints of green and gold from AVE Styles. The stand out feature in this room is the rattan bed and it would be easy for this to completely take over the room, but they have cleverly used some other exciting pieces too. …

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Designer Room on a Budget: Cosy Coastal Blue Bedroom


This is just gorgeous, isn’t it? There is nothing bad you can say about this cosy coastal blue bedroom by Lily Rose Interiors. Things we love most about this bedroom are the mismatched collection of cushions on the bed, the brooding stormy artwork on the wall and the two stand out pieces of furniture: the …

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How to Decorate a Rental Home

How to Decorate a rental home

It can be tricky when you’re home is rented and you don’t have total control over how it can be decorated. It’s also likely you don’t have a huge amount of money to spend on it. There are ways to get a really stylish look to your rental home without spending much money, nor causing …

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How to Make Your Home Look Amazing on a Budget

It’s a great pastime looking through Pinterest, Instagram and home decor magazines wishing your home looked like those perfectly polished abodes. While dreaming big is good, it can be a little frustrating when faced with reality. So how can you actually get that home of your dreams? You do not need to spend a ton …

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