Favourites from Pinterest

Some favourite spaces from pinterest this week. Oh that lantern…

Jamie Meares//Lonny

Have fallen in love with designer Jamie Meares’ home and store in North Carolina, featured in the latest Lonny mag.   Find it HERE. Mrs S x

May/June ivy&piper

Feeling inspired by the May/June Ivy & Piper! Mrs S x

dream windows

LOVE these windows. I think when most people build a new home they want two things – light and space. Generous windows and ceilings like these create both those things whether you have a large home or not. I think I would find it hard to leave the house! Whoa to that last one. Mrs … Continue reading

lovely library

One day soon I’m going to create an in-home library for my book-loving bestie Steffany. She will spend her days writing, sliding from shelf to shelf on an antique ladder and rolling around in a big pile of books. I will visit her with fresh flowers and we will drink lots of tea.     … Continue reading

Black is Better.

I’m a big fan of white interiors. White walls, white lounges, white desks and tables and lamps. The idea of painting a room dark has always seemed scary to me. These pictures however, leave me totally convinced that dark walls are not scary or¬†depressing but quite the opposite. In fact¬†I want to add some stunning … Continue reading

Before and After – IKEA stool

In an attempt to satisfy my turquoise cravings I painted our little step stool. Here are some before and afters.. (sorry for dodgy quality in some of the pictures!) Before: BORING! After: FUN! mmmm.. much better Mrs S x

Study Inspiration

Next room on the list at our place is our home office. For the past two and a half months it has been the ‘wedding room’ now its the ‘junk room’ soon I’d love it to be the ‘organised/white/computer/book/craft room’ ..whatever that is? A room of so many things needs to look and feel good. … Continue reading

the rug obsession

On the one hand, a rug in a dining room is quite impractical. On the other hand.. it defines the space and adds a certain cosiness that I’m feeling rather fond of. I’ve been thinking our dining table needs an equally beautiful rug underneath it. If i had any of these fancy floor coverings in … Continue reading