Wooden Pallet Furniture Ideas: Transform Your Space With Creativity

Wooden Pallet Furniture Ideas: Transform Your Space With Creativity

Friday is our DIY focus day, so I thought I’d take a look at the growing trend of using wooden pallets to create unique furniture pieces for your home or garden. In terms of versatility, affordability, and eco-friendliness, wooden pallets are a stand out winner. These humble structures, once used solely for shipping goods, have…

Wooden Wall Panelling: Elevate Your Home’s Style With Sustainable Charm

Wooden Wall Panelling: Elevate Your Home’s Style With Sustainable Charm

Introduction For some time now I have admired the use of wooden wall panelling in interior design. I love the aesthetic appeal, practicality and versitility this classic design element has to offer. And it’s not only being used on walls! We can see it being used on kitchen counters and islands or to give a…

Vintage Decor For The Home: Embracing Timeless Charm

Vintage Decor For The Home: Embracing Timeless Charm

I have been drawn to interesting vintage pieces since I was a very young child. I would visit my great-aunt’s house and be intrigued by the interesting pieces she had collected from her travels with her late husband, who had been a Captain in the merchant navy. I remember being told stories about where these…

How To Upcycle Old Furniture: A Beginner’s Guide

How To Upcycle Old Furniture: A Beginner’s Guide

Upcycling old furniture has become a growing trend over recent years and social media is full of video reels showing ‘before and after’ creations. This trend isn’t just about breathing new life into tired pieces; it’s about sustainability, creativity, and making a positive impact on the environment. I myself am a relative beginner in this…

Easy Home Decor Ideas:  Using Recycled and Upcycled Materials

Easy Home Decor Ideas: Using Recycled and Upcycled Materials

If you’ve read some of my earlier posts, you’ll know that I love a little bit of DIY upcycling and recycling. Both are sustainable and environmentally friendly options for styling our living spaces and with a little imagination we can repurpose items that would ultimately end up in landfill. Now I know that many people…