Archive for the ‘DIY’ Category

Candle holder ideas – putting a glow in your home

Real Estate Sales can seem straight forward but sometimes the little touches can make the greatest difference. A home that reflects love and thought from the owner will be more attractive to a purchaser or renter. These touches can be the key to presenting your home for sale during open homes and for photos. In our series of ideas we’ve chosen some candle holders that are a cut above the … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – hanging around

The use of throwaway products is becoming more and more topical, especially when we see the piles of waste and rubbish that countries are struggling to manage. Guilt-free creativity and beauty are so satisfying. Ditch plastic and look around you for inspiration. Avoid products thats use harmful dies or manufacturing processes. [envira-gallery id="3206"]
Here are some beautiful pinterest hanging (art) ideas from photos to tea towels using branches of wood. Careful … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – lighting with a gentle twist.

When renovating with the eye to making a profit, a common mistake that can be made, is to follow tired formulas or deny yourself the fun of being a tad creative. Sometimes in this rushed modern world, everything can start to have an air of being the same, and so it’s even more important to stand out from the crowd. Too hard and modern with no personality or too sterile … Read the full post »

Storage solutions – 8 ideas for tight places.

Storage solutions can be as simple as stylish little shelves in unexpected places! Make a home feel custom-built, while also adding some extra storage in a small space.
If you’re not sure where to keep all of your books, vases, and tchotchkes, let these rooms inspire you for storage ideas – set up a shelf in an under-utilized spot in your home. Over the door, … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – exotic getaways in your own home.

“Go to bed with dreams, wake up with plans”
We are fascinated by elements that are not part of our natural habitat. While some of us tend to spend a disproportionate amount of time on the beaches and surfing the waves, others are obsessed with taking to the skies.
Hanging beds and swing bed designs are now bringing this cool little feature into everyone’s home, backyard, patio space … Read the full post »

How to create beautiful pressed flower art with 2 easy methods

Bloom where you are planted
Do you remember pressing flowers as a child? The magic of opening up the yellow pages to find the perfectly dried blooms you had so carefully placed in there, all the hours spent curating pressed flower albums and handmade cards for those you loved. We think this is just the craft to share with the current little loves in your life (or … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – room dividers with a lightness of spirit.

“A room is not a room without natural light!”
There comes a time when functionality does not do it anymore and you are looking for new ways to elevate the aesthetics of your living room. With open plan living, it is additions like rugs, lighting fixtures and accent pillows that generally allow you to give the living space a quick makeover. But those who wish to delineate space in the living … Read the full post »