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Autumnal Colours

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Autumnal Colours

Autumn Decor      Eye Catching Containers     Indian Summer Autumn Decor Normally I don’t do seasonal decorating other than for Christmas. This inspired me to look at how to add some of the Autumn colours to my home. The decorators and designers suggest that we should “start with a neutral palette” – cream, white or grey and “rely on nature or buy faux”.  Therefore, my creamy-white based dining room will have an Autumnal centrepiece on the table.  Nutty Browns, Dark Cheddar, Lush Green Ferns, Antique Moss, Vanilla Custard are the colour names at the moment. Eye Catching Containers The...

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Not just a Garden Room - A She Shed

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Not just a Garden Room - A She Shed

A She Shed   Indoor Flowering Plants   Crafting Hobbies   Sunroom  A She ShedIt doesn’t take much in the way of interior design when it comes to a She Shed.  You can create a nice living space with a comfy chair and cushions, a coffee table, some plant pots on the window sills and a good book. If you need a bit of privacy this is another reason to have a she shed as even the closest couples and families need time for themselves and this is a way to get it. Indoor Flowering PlantsIf you want a comfortable place to wind...

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Get Some Home Decor Inspiration

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Get Some Home Decor Inspiration

Using Floral Prints  Go Slightly Abstract   Plants Purify the Air   August Birth Flower and Birthstone Using Floral PrintsEven the professional interior decorators consider using floral prints can sometimes be an overwhelming task.  One designer said, “you basically have two ways to go about it: big and bold for a statement look or smaller flowers for a more accented look”.  A large, bold print using wallpaper is a style that is often used to decorate one wall and “should have close-ups of big, detailed flowers”.  Not my cup of tea in my country cottage - I have a set of Antique...

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Glamorous Trends

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Glamorous Trends

At the beginning of the year, we followed one of the interior designers major trends for 2020 – Jungle motifs. From “wild beasts to lush green palm prints” added to “a dash of glam” and “soothing natural cane and luxe velvet”.

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Singing and Talking to Your Plants

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Singing and Talking to Your Plants

Singing and Talking to Your Plants, Coming up Roses, Trend Watching, and a Surprise Arrival of Lilac Singing and Talking to your Plants Many ideas have been developed over centuries about the most successful way to nurture plants. One particularly common idea is that singing to plants can help them grow. I found an article on the internet this week from the Royal Horticultural Society. It seems that their researchers discovered “talking to your plants really can help them grow faster”. It also appears the sound of a female voice rather than the sound of a male voice makes them...

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