Wallpaper Wednesday: Tress by Sian Elin

Wallpaper Wednesday: Tress by Sian Elin

  Oh be still my beating heart. Welcome to Wallpaper Wednesday and this week’s offering, Tress by Sian Elin. Tress Multi is a graphic, colourful take on ancient Eastern design and I love it. I love the nod towards the pastel trend; very popular this summer and I think it’s...
Welcome to the Brand New Love Chic Living Shop

Welcome to the Brand New Love Chic Living Shop

I am really excited to announce that Love Chic Living shop is now open! Yes that’s right, I’ve started curating a collection of some of my favourite pieces from some of my favourite stores. Some are bigger well-known brands, others are smaller independents, but all have stylish, family-friendly home interiors...
Wallpaper Wednesday: Habitat Wallpaper Etch Floral in KingFisher Blue

Wallpaper Wednesday: Habitat Wallpaper Etch Floral in KingFisher Blue

I’m a big Habitat fan, and love that they have a small wallpaper selection. This one, Etch Floral in Kingfisher Blue is made in the UK and exlclusive to Habitat. I’m loving its clean, fresh and crisp look. Wouldn’t it look lovely on a feature wall in the kitchen or...
Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

Honeycomb Paper Balls from Scarlett Willow

I’ve been after some of these honeycomb paper balls for a while now and so when I saw these in the Scarlett Willow catalogue I was keen to get my hands on some. Thankfully they were kind enough to send me a few samples so I could show you how...
3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

3 Quick and Easy Weekend Projects for Your Walls

It’s Friday and so time to look forward to the weekend. January has now come to an end to, thankfully for some of us, and so you might be finding more time and motivation to put some of your home decorating ideas into practice. The weekend is a great time...
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Top 5 Things to Consider when Renovating an Office

Top 5 Things to Consider when Renovating an Office

It’s not just our homes that get the renovation treatment, all kinds of business with premises need to carefully consider the options when do up their space. If you’re a business owner, hopefully these fabulous top tips will help in today’s guest post. Enjoy.   People renovate their office premises for all sorts of reasons;...
Top Destinations for UK Expats and their Homes

Top Destinations for UK Expats and their Homes

Have you ever considered moving abroad? Could you leave everything you hold dear in this country, and take your family to live in another? I have a few friends that have done just that, including some family members, and it may well have crossed our minds at some point too. Emigrating to another country and...
How to Create Unicorn Wall Art

How to Create Unicorn Wall Art

Over the last month or so, I’ve been very busy playing with my latest toy, the Cricut Explore. I’ve already revamped my front doorway, and given it some fabulous contemporary door numbers and we’ve made lots and lots of gift cards, envelopes and book marks.  The girls have had a wonderful time this summer holiday,...
Wallpaper Wednesday: Geo Floral by Habitat in the Love Chic Living Shop

Wallpaper Wednesday: Geo Floral by Habitat in the Love Chic Living Shop

This beautiful, delicate print called Geo Floral by Habitat is a nod to Japanese textile design, and wonderfully calming. It’s probably not what you would normally expect from me, but I’m drawn to its subtlety and contemporary feel. Of course, that’s exactly what you’d expect from the Habitat wallpaper range. Bang on trend, and a...
WIN a Mighty-B Beanbag from The Beanbag Boutique worth £99

WIN a Mighty-B Beanbag from The Beanbag Boutique worth £99

Welcome to another fabulous giveaway, where I’ve teamed up with the lovely people at The Beanbag Boutique to offer you one of their fabulous bestsellers. The Mighty-B Beanbag is available in 11 different colours, so there’s bound to be one to suit your decor, and is great fun for all the family.   Whether you...
Great Practical Home Gifts for Newlyweds

Great Practical Home Gifts for Newlyweds

It’s  been a very long while since I went to a wedding but we’re just coming through wedding season, so I thought maybe this guest post would be useful for those of you wracking your brains on what to buy. Many couples opt for a wedding list, whilst others prefer to let their guests choose....
Why it Never Fails to Go Ape

Why it Never Fails to Go Ape

My husband has a very special birthday tomorrow. He has a mixture of feelings about this birthday, part of him is looking forward to the celebrations, but a part of him isn’t looking forward to the dawn of a new decade. We have a few fun things lined up for both him and the family...
Lakeside Lustre: Presenting the Young Meteors 2014

Lakeside Lustre: Presenting the Young Meteors 2014

I’m very proud and thrilled to be the Official Blogger for Lustre- Nottingham’s premier craft selling event, which takes place at Lakeside Arts later this year in November. During this special weekend at Lakeside you’ll find over 75 of the country’s finest contemporary craft makers selling everything from fine jewellery, bags and hats, to ceramics,...
Love Chic Living Presents the Love Your Home YouTube Channel

Love Chic Living Presents the Love Your Home YouTube Channel

A few weeks ago now I took part in a fantastically fun project down in London for a few days. If you follow me on Instagram, you may have seen me and my many outfit changes during this time. I was asked to present 8 short home decor films for the Love Your Home YouTube...
DIY Home: Front Door Styling with the Cricut Explore

DIY Home: Front Door Styling with the Cricut Explore

Welcome to a brand new feature on the blog! As you probably know, I feature lots of top tips, style chat, wallpaper and more here on the blog, but I don’t very often feature DIY Home projects. I’ve long been in awe of many of the inspirational projects and ideas that other home bloggers put...
How to Re-Live the World Cup in the Comfort of your Living Room

How to Re-Live the World Cup in the Comfort of your Living Room

I have a cute guest post up today, taking a tongue in cheek look at how to recreate world cup fever in your home. If you’re feeling desolate at the end of the world cup, then this may well cheer you up! Enjoy! Just because the World Cup is over, it doesn’t mean that football...
WIN £200 to Spend at John Lewis with Everest Home Improvements

WIN £200 to Spend at John Lewis with Everest Home Improvements

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNER – JANE WILLIS. If you could change one thing about your home, what would it be?   Welcome to another day, and another giveaway! I’m thrilled to be offering you, in association with Everest Home Improvements,  the chance to win £200 worth of John Lewis vouchers...
Glass Verandas - The Ultimate in Exterior Design

Glass Verandas – The Ultimate in Exterior Design

Today’s guest post has some lovely ideas on glass verandas, and great tips for styling up your exterior. Enjoy! Add a touch of alfresco luxury to your lifestyle with the help of customised glass veranda. An expertly crafted veranda is the perfect way to extend your garden’s possibilities, providing you with ample cover and shade...
Wallpaper Wednesday: Stitch Wallpaper by Patternbooth

Wallpaper Wednesday: Stitch Wallpaper by Patternbooth

Welcome to Wallpaper Wednesday, with another of my favourite geometric prints. This one is called Stitch by Patternbooth, and I came across it on the wonderful Clippings.com site. Patternbooth is the label of Cara Holland, a Nottingham based pattern blogger and designer, producing an interiors range of wallpaper, cushions and lampshades. Cara says: With a...
Review: Jakarta Conversation Sofa Set from Asda Direct

Review: Jakarta Conversation Sofa Set from Asda Direct

So it would appear that this glorious weather is set to continue for a little while. Great news for those us braving the school holidays currently, and for those who love to spend time outdoors. It’s been a long held wish that we invest in some stylish outdoor furniture. Like many people, we can’t afford...