Tag Archives: DIY

Reloved Upholstery Footstool Course

This year I’ve really been trying to expand on my skills so I decided to sign up for the Reloved Upholstery footstool course in Manchester! I had my popular ‘Organic Origin’ design printed onto luxurious velvet with Fashion Formula, which I tool with me to use on the footstool. The first day was a really […]

Amazing Spaces – Shed of the Year 2018

I recently announced that I submitted my outdoor studio for Shed of The Year 2018, a programme which is shown on the UK’s Channel 4 & is produced by the same people behind Amazing Spaces with George Clarke. You can now see my submission on the Shed of The Year website, any comments on the site would […]

Bespoke Lampshade

Hello everybody. Today I’m sharing with you an exciting bespoke lampshade project I recently worked on with the amazing Lampshade Parade! Ever since I created a gorgeous orange version of my popular ‘Bohemian’ design for my wedding I’ve been in love with it. For the wedding I had quite a lot of fabric printed to […]


Hey everybody! I absolutely love a good #shelfie pic & I’ve had so much fun styling some shelves in my own home with everything from floating shelves to funky pieces! Below are lots of examples of my #shelfie styling ideas. Connect with me on Instagram & share your creative shelving ideas!  

Garden Design Project – Part 6

I’m so excited to be at the stage within this blog series where I am able to start showing you the progression of my garden renovation with prettier photos & most of all colour! As lovely as the Global Stone & Bradstone landscaping materials are, without colourful plants & styling the garden still felt like a […]

Blogs We Love – Lovely Greens!

Hello Everyone! Welcome back to the RT blog! We hope your weekend was brilliant & you’re feeling energised by the sunshine, florals out in bloom, the warm weather & all the other wonderful signs of summer. This weekend we spotted TONS of people out in their gardens, either tending to their own greenery or simply […]

Tuesday Inspiration – Inspired Upcycling!

Hello Lovely Readers! Welcome back to another fun post on the RT blog – hopefully you’ve all had a great relaxing weekend. We’ve been so excited to see some lighter mornings & evenings & are really beginning to get back our creative mojo back after the Christmas & New Year craziness! If you follow the […]

Blogs We Love – [Christmas] Crafts Unleashed!

Happy Monday Everybody! We hope you’ve all had a love first week of December & are ready for some more festive inspiration! We’re happy to see you back for another post in our Blogs We Love series! One of the best things about the Christmas period is that it gives us plenty of chances to […]

Snowflake Diaries – Press Day

Last week I attended a press day for the #snowflaketrail organised by the lovely people at Open Culture. You can read my announcement post about this wonderful design commission & take a look at how I got started getting my design ideas together here. The press day saw the local newspapers & tv stations popping […]

The Snowflake Diaries – Getting Started

I want to share with you the excitement around my Liverpool #snowflaketrail sculpture design along with a real account of the preparation work & challenges that come with it. It’s been such a fun process so far but definitely more time consuming than I anticipated… It will all be worth it though & I feel […]