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The most bizzare chairs I've ever seen

Erin Simpson

The most bizzare chairs I've ever seen

So a modern chair is a piece of furniture that allows us humans to relax. One of the oldest and simple objects mankind has ever designed but the designers I’m about to tell you about today have thrown that basic concept the window.  So please keep an open mind as I go through them, they may not be right for your place but think of them as more of a creative statement. The Fish Bone Chair This sculptural wooden design features vertical slats that look something like a cartoon fish skeleton. Designed by Nicolas Marzouanlian, it’s indoor or outdoor and...


Do you know what the colour of the year for 2018 is? ......

Erin Simpson

Do you know what the colour of the year for 2018 is? ......

OMG I am in love with Pantone’s colour of the year this year!! Don’t get me wrong, last years was greenery and that was cool, but this Ultra Violet is way more dramatic!  I will explain what that cover picture is in a minute but first...I’ve researched the colour and Ultra Violet means.... to communicate originality, ingenuity, and visionary thinking in order to point us toward the future. Historically, there has been a mystical or spiritual quality attached to Ultra Violet. The colour is often associated with mindfulness practices, which offer a higher ground to those seeking refuge from today’s...


Feng Shui your house for 2018

Erin Simpson

Feng Shui your house for 2018

So Feng Shui means "wind and water" in Chinese and is a Chinese system of luck.  It is also the ancient Chinese practice of placement and arrangement of space to achieve harmony with the environment. I figured with this being the first blog back for the year this is the perfect time to make a fresh start, starting with a DIY feng shui!  Out with the old, in with the new! I’ve done a bit of research and come up with some really basic things we can all do to create a better energy in our homes.  First things first...


Outdoor trends for 2018

Erin Simpson

Outdoor trends for 2018

This heat!!!  OMG is it just me?? I’m not copping, either that or am I going through early menopause? The only solution is to stand outside and hope for fresh air but even then, my place has a terrible outdoor area so even though being outdoors is the best option, I’m extremely embarrassed at the state of it.  You know me, I focus on interiors and have that all perfect but the outside is just a bar leaner and bean bag situation currently!  I’m quickly discovering I need to do something with the exterior so this week I’ve done a...


What's trending in Christmas Decorations for 2017

Erin Simpson

What's trending in Christmas Decorations for 2017

Firstly, why bother with Christmas Decorations???  Because they invite people in! This is the time of the year where you simply want people you cherish to pop in so to draw them in you need to make your home more homely and welcoming. Second question, how do you possible choose what decorations suit your taste and makes your home catchy?  Answer = Your Christmas tree!! Now when it comes to Christmas trees there are two options, a traditional tree or a new tree!!! Traditional trees are the beautifully decorated pine trees (real or fake) with traditional decoration and either a...