The George Home children’s bedroom challenge for under £400

When it comes to Miss Marnie’s bedroom she really doesn’t have an awful lot of space to play with. Her tiny room just about holds her bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and her wooden market.  So, when George Home got in touch and asked us to take part in a Children’s Bedroom Makeover Challenge – where we let the kids create their dream bedroom all for under £400 – I figured this could be a good chance to ‘test’ myself…

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How to create a loft style kids bed the easy way with Ollie & Leila

Not sure if its that New Year feeling or the fact that I have just finished reading The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying by Marie Kondo – but I am wanting to make some big changes around our home. Besides a new bathroom, a massive de-clutter, rearranging the front room and decorating the hallway – I have been looking at ways to improve Miss Marnie’s space. The older she gets the more stuff she seems to be acquiring. As much as…

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Clever ways to store kids books in tiny bedrooms

When we moved from our one bedroom flat a few years ago one of the things I was most looking forward to was Miss Marnie having her own bedroom. Somewhere of her own that she could play, read and of course sleep! Fast forward to now and her room is stuffed to the rafters. To be fair it is a small room and we’ve made the best of the space available – without it feeling to cluttered. One thing that…

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The TUSK for Mothercare nursery collection has arrived

If ever there was a nursery collection that makes me want another baby like-NOW. This is it. The TUSK collection for Mothercare  which finally launched this month. Seriously, this is one cool partnership. Mothercare has teamed up with the TUSK Trust to create a beautiful collection of must-have baby items including bedroom furniture and accessories, everyday essentials and one cool pushchair – with an amazing 4% of profits going directly to the charity. The TUSK Trust was set up in…

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Space themed decorating ideas for kids

Bedroom 1 all Next || Bedroom 2 all H&M  || Bedroom 3 all Argos Zoom! Zoom! Zoom! We’re going to the moon… Create an out of this world inspired bedroom for your little Space boy (or girl) – it’s one the hottest trends this season. (Star Wars inspired pieces were even trending on the catwalks at Rodarte and Preen). Unless you have been on another planet (!) you would have failed to notice rockets, solar systems, astronauts, stars, moons and aliens appearing…

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