Something I love seeing is a combination of traditional style properties with a modern twist. Whether that’s a funky paint colour, contemporary artwork or minimalistic style furniture on a classic backdrop. It’s tragic to rip down all the original architrave and detailing in the homes! I wanted to put together a little inspiration post for […]Read More Minimalist style in period homes
I get the general vibe that some people think minimalists dislike Christmas so this post is really to give people some clarity about my views of the festive season. Before I discovered minimalism I was the sort of person who would always start off with great intentions to buy things early. I wasn’t able to […]Read More Being a minimalist doesn’t make me Scrooge at Christmas
A key point in my minimalism journey was when I went backpacking for four months earlier this year. No, I’m not about to go all hippy on you and start describing the experience of finding myself whilst travelling the world. This post is merely about putting the items we have into perspective and understanding the […]Read More Living out of a backpack
Hey I’ve just finished watching The Minimalists documentary on Netflix and feel like I too want to put pen to paper (or more realistically fingers to keyboard) and write about how and why I came to like minimalism. If you haven’t watched it then you must. I’ve been listening to their podcast for about a […]Read More Why minimalism?
It has been a while since I have written on my blog. The reason being that life has been incredibly busy for the last couple of months. I am well into my Masters degree and am settling in well at work. Wow, four months as a designer already! So I have just had a lovely […]Read More Falling back in love in 2017
From Oxford English Dictionary: Definition of home in English: NOUN 1 The place where one lives permanently, especially as a member of a family or household. ‘the floods forced many people to flee their homes’ ‘I was nineteen when I left home and went to college’ 1.1 The family or social unit occupying a permanent residence. […]Read More What is home?
Interior Design. What’s it all about then? Six years ago I used to ask myself this all the time. I didn’t know a lot about it but I knew I loved it. I knew I wanted to pursue some kind of career in it and I didn’t care how to go about it. When I […]Read More Looking for a career in Interior Design? Well here’s my journey