Ever thought of creating your own bar area at home? Whether it’s an underused shelving unit, a surface which can be repurposed, or an ‘awkward corner’, you can completely transform a nook into a home bar!
Here’s how we reworked a shelving unit, and corner space, into our own Welburn-Leggett bar! Ha!
Confession: I got well into the swing of my favourite Christmas playlists a good few weeks back. I will take all of the good festive feels right now! In fact, I’ve been nudging Oli to get our Christmas tree, but that has steadfastly been ruled out until December (Oli is a traditionalist!), so I’ll be waiting a few weeks yet. Still, gifting, gifting I can think about. Yay! Enter British heritage brand Laura Ashley, who’ve partnered with Boots UK to create an elegant and romantic Christmas gifting collection.
Read on for some of my highlights from the collection, and just a few twinkly lights for good measure.
Rare few things get me as nerded-out as laying a great table setting.
When Oli’s rustling up food for friends and family, I am in my ELEMENT rummaging in our cupboards looking for just the right napkins/cutlery/insert-random-decor item. It’s my bliss.
Go figure then that when Anthropologie reached out to ask if I’d like to style a tablescape in honour of Valentine’s Day, I couldn’t type my VERY enthusiastic response fast enough. Valentine’s table decor, you say?!
Here’s how I pulled together an elegant rose-hued tablescape for V.Day . . .