• Unique ways to enjoy Summer with Graham and Green

    Unique ways to enjoy Summer with Graham and Green

    This year, British Summertime has really made us wait for it, hasn’t it? Earlier this year, when I received the Summer catalogue from Graham and Green, I was just hoping we would have some nice weather at some point this year. Now it’s finally here and in a proper way. So, to help you enjoy the weather in your garden (or outdoor area), I have three Summer outdoor activities for you. So, what can you do in your garden? Do some gardening I love the idea of seeing wildlife in my garden. Feeding beautiful birds is a great idea not…

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    How to Build a Mum Sanctuary

    This article is for all you mothers out there who need to sit down, relax and maybe daydream about some improvement in your homes or lives. Is this you? Create a perfect sanctuary for yourself; a place where you can be alone and dream freely. First, you will need a theme, your throne and some soft furnishing, to make yourself comfortable and happy. Furthermore, don’t forget some motivational wall art, which can remind you of either what you have already achieved in your life or the journey you are on right now. If you are looking for inspiring wall art,…

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    Free tools to organize your home design ideas

    How many times have you tried discussing your brilliant home design ideas about your home with your partner and he had no idea what you were talking about? How many times did you try to describe what you meant and you couldn’t find the right words? It happened to me a million times and I should have the knowledge and vocabulary as an architect. Sometimes I couldn’t describe what I meant and sometimes my husband stopped listening because he just couldn’t visualize it. So how to keep and share your home design ideas? And, because we are not exceptions, I…

  • how to create a healthy home

    How to create a healthy home

    Originally, I wrote this article one year ago. The panic over Covid-19 was very fresh and we just had no idea what we were going through. Even now, I can still feel the situation is not as calm as we all would wish for, but at least we have enough toilet paper rolls and hand sanitisers are everywhere! So, I have decided to update this article so that it is more relevant to healthy home in general and not just to fight the virus. More than ever, I’ve been thinking of my grandmother, who was half-German, and she just loved…

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    Find a happy way to compromise over decorating

    Experience suggests that decorating your house with your other half might be very tricky, but coming to a compromise over decorating leads to finding a way you can both feel happy in your home. So, here are some tips and tricks for better communication between you two so that you can actually create a cohesive home where you both feel happy. I might be lucky because my husband and I have very similar feelings when it comes to finishing off our house. We love discussing different options and we also love that thanks to our constant discussions we found a…


    How to style a grey living room

    How to style a grey living room? What colour goes with grey in a living room? Is grey a good colour for the living room? What goes with grey walls in a living room? What colour furniture does go with grey walls? Are these your questions? Then, keep reading… How should you style a grey living room? Just imagine you have a room with grey walls, a simple white sofa, one white cabinet, grey shelves, a photograph of a boat on the water, which reminds you of your lovely holiday last year and a couple of nice big plants. How…

  • get a discount when you shop for home decor

    Get a discount when you shop for home decor

    I love a good old discount. And the best discounts are the ones you get before you actually shop. So you can try the shopping experience, the customer service and the shipping with a little off the price. Because I am always sourcing online for good design deals for my clients, I have noticed that a lot of companies offer a special discount if you sign up for their newsletter. So, I created this list for you so you can go through it and get your home decor/furniture cheaper. Nordic Nest Home of Scandinavian Design – You can choose from…

  • your menstrual cycle and home decor

    Your Menstrual Cycle Can Make You A Superior Decorator

    What your menstrual cycle and home decor have in common and how you can use this to your benefit. Find out what kind of housework is great to do at different stages of your menstrual cycle and when the best time is to ask your partner special questions. Menstrual cycle and home decor PHASE 1 – MENSTRUATION Phase 1 is the time from when the bleeding starts to the time it ends. A normal period may last up to 8 days but on average lasts about 5 or 6.Your energy is low, you might feel tired and introspective. Your main desire…

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    The Truth About Forest Themed Living Rooms

    Learn how to design a forest-themed living room (or any theme of the living room) in your home in no time. I found inspiration from nature as the most important one. You can go for a short walk just around your house and you will find millions of little ideas if you keep your eyes open. You can easily apply these ideas in your home and – just like that! – keep your soul happy. We are spending way too much time inside – Opinium research said that 90% of Brits spend their time indoors, btw they said this way…

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    Find A Quick Way To Finish Your Home Decor

    Have you started furnishing/decorating your home and never finished? Find out what to do when you want to finally finish your home decor. Do you know how some rooms seem to never quite be finished? It could be that skirting boards are still lying around. It could be that pictures are still not on the wall, or you never decided on the colours of the walls that you never got back round to doing… As a consequence, you are living your life in an unfinished home and slowly starting to think this it is normal. Well, no, it is not.…


    A Cosy living room – How to get it right

    A cosy living room is something we all want. Somewhere with a comfortable sofa where we can cuddle with our loved ones, a soft, gentle throw we can cover our-self with if we see a scary spider and a good quality candle with a pleasant smell which can help create a mystic atmosphere in the evening… These days, it seems, we need a cosy living room more than ever. During the day, It serves as a playground, classroom, office, conference room and everything in between. In the evening, it will change to a posh bar or a cinema (or just…


    The Truth About E-design In 3 Little Words

    What is e-design? Virtual design? Online interior design? Remote design service? All these different names describe the design service which can be delivered anywhere from everywhere, thanks to modern technology and the internet. It has been several years since e-design started. I did my first virtual design in 2008! I lived in Malta and my mum’s friend needed help with her one-bedroom flat in the Czech Republic. She wasn’t thinking of hiring a designer who would come to her house; she was worried it would be expensive and she knew she could do most of the jobs herself. So she…

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    Is holistic interior design something you really need?

    It has been clearly proven that the environment is affecting our wellbeing. And unfortunately issues and illnesses like insomnia, stress, depressions are all on the rise.  The holistic interior design can help us with all of these. That is why we need to think more about our homes and work areas, especially if we spend most of our time indoors. Both of these areas contribute to our physical and psychological health, so how we can create areas which actually improve our lives? Please note that this post contains affiliate links and any sales made through such links will reward me…


    Why do you really need a beautiful home?

    Beautiful home – What our building site thought me about beautiful homes and why a beautiful home is the most important you can do for yourself. I remember when I put the two picture frames in our bedroom… At that time we still lived in Malta (and actually on a ‘building site’). My husband was working like mad,  trying to finish our house, but we weren’t happy. Our energy was very low and the excitement of living in our own house near the sea was leaving us. I knew I just had to do something to make our house our…