Posts in Decorations
10 NON-TREE XMAS TREE IDEAS FOR SMALL SPACES

Wassup guys! So in my recent blog post I revealed my alternative Xmas tree for this year's festivities. I just couldn't help myself... I couldn't have another bog-standard Xmas tree could I?! Alternative trees are definitely becoming a 'thing' nowadays , as more people have smaller spaces to work with or just want to be out there with their decor. 

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MY ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS TREE

Alright peeps! In my eyes, traditional styling is boring, so every year I aim to create a new alternative Christmas tree full of handmade baubles and decorations. Well, handmade is probably a stretch... hand decorated?! The good folks over at Swiftcover asked me to share some xmas #swifthomehacks so what better than to do another alternative christmas tree for 2017? 

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HOW TO STYLE A WINTER DINNER PARTY

Hiya! Today I'm coming to you with a post in collaboration with the lovely folks over at Swiftcover, who asked me to share some quick #swifthomehacks for Autumn and Winter living. My first thoughts about what I do in winter? Stay in! So what better than a super cool home dinner party for you and your mates that will blow them away and make them see that staying in is the new going out?

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STYLING A KIDS SUMMER PARTY

It's about that time that the schools are about to kick out all of the kids for summer here in the UK. Ice lollies, water fights and trips to the park (or perhaps soup, umbrellas and indoor play if this summer has been anything to go by!) 

Me and my sister Annie thought it'd be cute to throw my nephew a cute little schools' out party to celebrate the best time of year for kids his age with a little help from Command 3m.

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AN ALTERNATIVE XMAS TREE - AS FEATURED ON KIRSTIE'S HANDMADE XMAS

Hey! Like me, you might not be someone who's super into christmas. Of course I love the getting together of family and sharing happiness but I can find the decor side of things a little bit too 'nice'. So this year, when I was invited to join Kirstie Allsop on her Handmade Christmas show on channel 4 I decided to bring you all something of a punk take on the traditional xmas. I've also recreated that tree at home with a bunch more decorations - on the show we had to hand make everything so tinsel and gold baubles were out of the picture).

Hopefully you'll find this tree serves as a little bit of inspiration for your own Alternative Xmas movement!

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MY TOP 10 CHRISTMAS TREE DECORATING TIPS (AND OUR 2014 TREE!)

Hello lovely people! Earlier this week I had the pleasure of clearing the clutter from my hallway (more on that here) and getting our xmas tree out and up for decoration, with some very special little helpers! I thought some of you might not have gotten round to decorating yet, so if you're doing it this weekend here's a little bit of inspiration from me and my top ten tips for decorating a christmas tree!

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FLUFFY FEATHER CHRISTMAS BAUBLE PICTORIAL

If you're anything like me you will be looking for some alternative, chic and stylish options for your christmas decorations. I'd found some pretty awesome fluffy marabou feather baubles online but they were going to stretch my budget a little, so I decided to head down to my local hobbycraft and see if I could make some myself! Should I mention I am definitely NOT a craft queen? Kirsty Allsopp I am not. Anyway, here's the pictorial...

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DIY, DecorationsSarah Akwisombe