Recently, I’ve upcycled the bedroom furniture, dragged Beloved into 3 TK Maxx and 2 Homesense stores on the hunt for 1 beautiful chair, almost started World War III with the purchase of a gold flamingo, and traded skulls. It’s been a busy week!Read More
Got a large, blank wall you want to fill on a budget and with very few supplies? You’ll never believe what this large, one-of-a-kind piece of art is made from. And the whole thing came in at less than a tenner. Now THAT’S what I call a bargain!Read More
If you like a little stylish personality in your home, these Haus of Skulls make a gorgeous addition to your home.Read More
So you have a vertical blind. You want to move it and the width is fine, but it’s way too long for its new home. Don’t waste money on buying a new blind…shorten it, with these 10 really easy steps.Read More
This simple home hack for cleaning up a tarnished fireplace trim is amazing. You’ll never guess what I used. Haven’t a clue what metal you’re dealing with? No problem. I reveal that too! Click through to find out more.Read More
If you’re a lover of all things yesteryear, then one of the best places to find genuine vintage items for your home is a vintage fair. Beloved and I recently attended the Summer of Vintage Festival at Uttoxeter Racecourse, where we enjoyed a day of retro inspired fun and I discovered some wonderful vintage finds from a great mix of traders. There was even a pink flamingo chair!Read More
If you love styling your home, but never set foot inside a charity shop, you are missing out on a whole world of budget home styling inspiration. Discover your inner Charity Shopping Queen (or King!) with a roundup of a few of my own charity shop finds.Read More
I’m Sue ~ irreverent cockney and most untypical homemaker. Welcome to my curious compendium of crafts and seasonal decor, where handmade meets high street and home is crafted with attitude and a sprinkling of magic. Want to know more, including why I sign off my posts with “A hui hou”? Click here.