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10 Kids Room Decor Ideas

Interiors

10 Kids Room Decor Ideas

There has been a resurgence in the past years of children's room decor due to a lot of indie brands creating wonderful products and platforms like Instagram and Pinterest which are perfect for inspiration.  A lot to choose from and new things popping all the time from organic bedsheets with incredible patterns and sophisticated colours to unique children's prints and handmade toys. I have put together a few ideas that perhaps are not new but they have come to stay and they are perfect for neutral kids spaces. Accessories and details are key to create more personalised rooms, adapting colours and decor easily....

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How to Create an Inspiring Baby Nursery

Interiors

How to Create an Inspiring Baby Nursery

What does it take to create an inspiring and memorable place for a new arrival? From choosing the colour of the walls to the bedding, new mums often ask themselves and friends how to style and decorate a baby nursery. So many questions and also the fact that kids grow up fast and one day the baby room has to become a toddler's room. This is why we design our prints to suit all ages and to grow with the kids from an early age to even teenage years.  We have asked four experts in Kids Decor to tell us what makes a...

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9 Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Gifts

9 Mother's Day Gift Ideas

As someone that feels very strong about gifting meaningful presents, I prepared an edit with 9 beautiful Mother's Day gift ideas. These are all lovely items made by mother's who have created their own brands and each of these would make a great gift. There is something for everyone, for the explorers, the nature lovers, the chic and stylish, the new mum, the forgetful and the interiors lover. Discover some of the best mother makers! Links to all products and prices below.   Honey & ToastRussel Satchel - Monochrome and nude £100  Claire Hill DesignsWishbone Gold Charm and Necklace 14K£22 MaraPlant Hanger£18 Small...

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How to Hang Art Prints

Interiors

How to Hang Art Prints

We often fall in love with a print and immediately the question arises: how am I going to hang this print? Gallery walls have never been so popular, they transform the space with very little. A curated wall will make your home breath a little bit of you and your personality. There are loads of interesting and easy ways to hang and display prints. I have prepared this post with six options which are simple but effective.  1. Classic wood frame: you can never go wrong with a classic wood frame. This is timeless and suits all interiors easily. It can be...

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Interview with Coral Atkinson from Velveteen Babies

Interviews

Interview with Coral Atkinson from Velveteen Babies

We had the privilege of interviewing Coral Atkinson, the creative and maker behind iconic droplet garlands brand Velveteen Babies. A really inspiring and interesting read as she talks about how she started out, her designs being copied and how she juggles motherhood and work. Tell us about yourself, how did you start crafting these beautiful garlands and mobiles? I began Velveteen Babies back in early 2014 when I was on maternity leave with my second child and back then there really wasn't much in the way of design led children's room decoration. I wanted to create some items for Barney's...

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