Home Etc #81

Happy new year to our lovely Home Etc community! It’s the first one of 2017 and my lovely friend and co-host Jess and I are looking forward to another year of being treated to glimpses of your homes and gardens. Before Christmas, in my last Home Etc post of 2016, we announced that were going to… Read More

An alternative Christmas tree

This idea for an alternative Christmas tree has been in the making for a few weeks’ now. I had been chatting to a friend about Christmas and getting a bit over-excited about our annual tree buying day. The fact we always have a fairly large, real tree; the tradition of decorating it. The scent of the pine needles. And… Read More

Home Etc #80

Welcome to the last Home Etc of 2016! My co-host Jess — mummy of boy girl twins — and I have decided to wrap it up for Christmas (no pun intended) and give ourselves a little break until the second week of January. The last couple of  weeks have been a little quiet; everyone’s been knuckling… Read More

Home Etc #79

It’s feeling decidedly festive this week! I was browsing through the Home Etc hashtag on Instagram last night and there are some really gorgeous shots on there, with a decidedly Christmassy flavour. I’m definitely feeling that sparkly season is now well underway; particularly after being treated to the HomeSense Christmas bloggers party last week. theordinarylovely / lazydaisyjones / georgia_coote / lifeasourlittlefamily / lizzie_woodman  /acupfullofglitter / letstalkmommy /aaamylouxo  /three_sons_later… Read More

Home Etc #78

Last week was so busy — full to the brim of new and lovely products for me to share with my Home Etc community — in the form of press days! I went to Laura Ashley a couple of weeks’ ago but on Thursday and Friday of last week was lucky enough to get a sneak preview… Read More

Home Etc #77

When I was at school, Wednesday was one of my favourite days as we had art lessons in the afternoon! Nowadays Wednesday is my favourite weekday, as I host Home Etc with my friend Jess! Home Etc is a weekly link up for bloggers who have written posts that include interiors (wish lists, room tours or DIY),… Read More

Home Etc #76

Well, we’ve broken the back of the working week folks! It’s Wednesday again (phew) — Monday and Tuesday are always a bit of a challenge for me so I’m always delighted to see Wednesday — plus it’s Home Etc* day too :) *{Home Etc is a weekly link up for bloggers who have written posts that… Read More