Now I know what you're thinking- Christmas is over. You've probably had your annual dose of festivities already. There's the over-the-top cheesy Christmas movies, seizure-inducing Christmas lights and everything else that comes with this time of year. Well I don't celebrate Christmas anyway. Nonetheless, when I heard about the Winter Wonderland that opened in Hyde … Continue reading Winter Wonderland
In a previous post (the one on the Vittsjo Ikea Hack) I showed you guys how I spray painted the Vittsjo gold to suit my decor. Well this post is going to be about how to decorate it. It doesn't have to be a Vittsjo you decorate, it can be any kind of shelf you … Continue reading 3 Easy Steps on how to Decorate your Shelf!
Okay girls, so Thalatha is the latest addition to the Barakah collection. As all the other new pieces from the collection the abayas are named after Arabic numbers. Thalatha meaning 3. This abaya is a beautiful shoulder fitted cape with a very subtle vine leaf lace, hand stitched on one shoulder. The black vine leaf allows … Continue reading Say hello to Thalatha
Okay so I guess I'm being a little obsessive by looking for the perfect throw. And I'm not talking about the types of throws you'd use as a cover, no, I'm talking throws that keep your sofa's nice and clean :D. I guess because I'm a bit of a perfectionist what the throw does for … Continue reading The Perfect Throw?
Sea view from ferrySo I'm sure you've all heard of the refugee problem in France where all of the refugees have fled from their homes looking for a safe country that will take them in. A couple of weeks ago, I took a trip up there arranged by a few friends who really wanted to … Continue reading A Trip to Calais… The Jungle