HANDMADE BEAUTY – KITCHEN TABLE MAGIC

Ever fancied trying your hand at natural cosmetics that can be made at home? Handmade Beauty is an inspirational guide to making skincare and haircare products at home. Cosmetic experts Juliette Goggin (now a local living in Hastings town!) and Abi Righton show how, with a few basic materials and some kitchen equipment, you can create ...

STYLISH AND SIMPLE IDEAS FOR PARTIES & GATHERINGS

Happy Tuesday - are you in the mood to party yet?! So many occasions coming up here in the UK, Autumn equinox ( September 22 - any excuse for a party here), Halloween, Guy Fawkes night, and then the unmentionable (this early anyway) festive season. So, I am super excited to share these beautiful photos and brilliant ...

ON MY BOOKSHELF – HOUSE PLANTS BY ISABELLE PALMER

I am always on the hunt for good indoor gardening advice, so the new book House Plants by Isabelle Palmer is perfect. It is packed full of inspiring images, helpful advice, step-by-step projects and inventive planting ideas. This photo above is my absolute favourite. Orange velvet, vintage crochet, blue accents and a sweet little hanging ...

BEAUTIFUL BOOKS – BOTANICAL STYLE – SELINA LAKE

I hope you are enjoying all the planty posts here - because they are just going to keep on coming!! Spring and summer are such amazing seasons with everything coming alive and colour blooming everywhere. Now I am an avid gardener in learning, I can't contain the overwhelming joy green spaces bring to me. Today's ...