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Create The Look of Shutters with Wooden Blinds with Tapes

I *think* our lounge may finally be finished! Our living room has been through quite a few iterations since we moved in five and a half years ago, and thanks to a collaboration with online blind experts Make My Blinds, it’s all come together. Read on to find out how our beautifully simple wooden blinds with tapes create the look of shutters.

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How To Create a Hygge Haven

In collaboration with DFS. Is there anything nicer than cosying up on a comfy sofa in front of a fire? If you have a steaming hot drink, snacks, and some loved ones, my answer would be “no”. Hygge has been a buzz word for a few years now, but in our house it’s not a trend, it’s a way of life! As the nights draw in and thoughts turn to Christmas, I start obsessing about making our home a cosy, comfortable and relaxing Hygge haven. My ultimate goal is to a make it too  ...

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Before & After: Our Grey & White Lounge Needs A New Sofa

We received the keys to our house three years ago. I thought you might like to see some before and after pictures of our slow progress transforming it from an old ladies’ yellow and orange house to a family home. I’ll start with the lounge, as it was the first room we (just about) finished. Here is the ‘after’:  Now, are you ready for the ‘before’? Brace yourself! 

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