paint makeover bedroom with dark grey wall

NEVER PICK A COLOR BASED ON ITS DELICIOUS SOUNDING NAME

(Picture source) Nothing refreshes a room like a lick of paint on the walls, right? YES! Except when you get it wrong. Because there is nothing more depressing – after all the agony, the money you spent and the drama to get it done – to end up with a room that looks worse than […]

cosy corner with chair and plants

MAKE YOUR ROOM LOOK STYLISH BY ADDING 1 SIMPLE THING

(Source) Last week I guest-posted this article on Decorated Life. Thank you, Christine, for posting it on your blog. We recently moved countries, and I want to tell you what I did just after we moved into our new house – but I’m interrupting myself with something about the Far East first. Did you know that […]

styles mix, What's your decorating style and how to make it work

How to mix styles you love AND pull it off like a pro.

(Picture via Pinterest) I don’t know about you, but I dread that question. What’s your style? It’s so hard. First of all, it’s a weird mix of things, and then it morphs and grows all the time.  I look at my house now, and I think back to my first apartment. Wow, is it even the […]